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      12-14-2013, 12:17 PM   #1
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BMW Product Managers talk about and show more of the F80 M3 and F82 M4.


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      12-14-2013, 12:24 PM   #2
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Is it just me...but doesn't the F80 M3 profile/silhouette look so very similar to the iconic E46 M3, even with 4-doors? Perhaps it is the YMB color which reminds us all of the LSB. The F82 M4's profile resembles too much of mini-M6 and appears to be too rounded/bloated in certain angles.

Now having said that, and depending on the price difference, I'm still not sure which I would choose.
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      12-14-2013, 02:14 PM   #4
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Did I hear him say 500+ torque??
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      12-14-2013, 02:31 PM   #5
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Did I hear him say 500+ torque??
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Thanks for posting Jason. Love hearing about the vehicles and definitely like the images and video presentations.
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      12-15-2013, 04:12 PM   #7
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That guy christoph looks scary ! LOL
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Great video! Cars look amazing when you cant see the hood cut.
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yeah that guy Christoph is coming straight from castle Wolfenstein
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I can't wait to see these on the road!
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This video makes the M4 coupe look so much wider than the M3 sedan.

I still favor the M3 sedan though.
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he said 0-60 in 4.3 manual and 4.1 dct. i thought it was 4.1 manual and 3.9 dct? also what's the official hp rating 425hp or 431hp?
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where did u read 3.9?. its always been 4.1 w dct.
and its 431 hp w 400lb tq
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Is it just me...but doesn't the F80 M3 profile/silhouette look so very similar to the iconic E46 M3, even with 4-doors? Perhaps it is the YMB color which reminds us all of the LSB. The F82 M4's profile resembles too much of mini-M6 and appears to be too rounded/bloated in certain angles.

Now having said that, and depending on the price difference, I'm still not sure which I would choose.
It's the large, airy fishbowl like design of the greenhouse. It seems to be a design theme seemingly harking back to the New Class. Even the Lexus IS300 has that design theme.

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where did u read 3.9?. its always been 4.1 w dct.
and its 431 hp w 400lb tq
The figures on the M3/4 page on bimmerpost state 425hp and 3.9 0-60. That's where he got it from
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where did u read 3.9?. its always been 4.1 w dct.
and its 431 hp w 400lb tq
Apparently there have been articles saying 3.9, there is one on Jalopnik
http://releases.jalopnik.com/the-all...upe-1482054198

http://jalopnik.com/hell-yes-the-201...nde-1482117265
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where did u read 3.9?. its always been 4.1 w dct.
and its 431 hp w 400lb tq
The official tech specs published just a few days ago (including on this website) show 4.1 and 3.9 (dct) as aajami mentioned. I noticed the same discrepancy.
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See the official specs and full US press release:

http://f80.bimmerpost.com/forums/sho...d.php?t=923203

0-60 in 3.9 with DCT
0-60 in 4.1 with Manual
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where did u read 3.9?. its always been 4.1 w dct.
and its 431 hp w 400lb tq
The official tech specs published just a few days ago (including on this website) show 4.1 and 3.9 (dct) as aajami mentioned. I noticed the same discrepancy.
Yup, it's definitely 3.9 for M DCT. This is just going to be amazing!

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See the official specs and full US press release:

http://f80.bimmerpost.com/forums/sho...d.php?t=923203

0-60 in 3.9 with DCT
0-60 in 4.1 with Manual
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