Originally Posted by one_driver
as opposed to every other m3 besides the e9x that didn't use a v8??
As opposed to the original E30, which had a 2.3l I4...
E36 had first an 3.0, then a 3.2l I6
Then E46 came along with it's 3.3l I6.
THEN, the only V8 in a M3 thus far, the E9* with it's 4.0 V8.
Some needs to read some history in here.