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Old 28th February 2005, 23:24   #1
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I found these on net .... im confused .... which series? ... 3 or 4?? BMW gurus please throw some light.






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hey F50,
i really doubt its a Beemer.. if it is, it has to be the most well disguised prototype.. coz the line and body shape are like none of the previous versions.. the size is too big for a 3 series.. looks like a cross between the Z4 and the 5 series.. anyone else can take off the covers??
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I opened the 1st pic and wondered whether it really is a BMW. Looks more like an MG to me from the front. But the wing mirrors say otherwise. have no idea whatsoever on this machine.
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It is the 3 coupe on test
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It is the 3 coupe on test

A 4 series is pretty unheard of by me and i think it will be a stupid decision even if they do launch a 4 series...Too many variants can often be a drawback.
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Bonnet profile is surely BMW. So is the greenhouse and that rise in the C pillar. As Ajmat said, it is probably the upcoming 3 series Coupe, though cunninly disguised to look like an MG from head on as Deep's said. However, those wing mirrors don't seem typical BMW?!?
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It is the latest BMW M3 on test. It's good a V8 engine and produces something like 400 bhp. Not much else known about it...it probably's got a 4.5-5 litre engine and got amazing torque as well. Covered because it's till under test.
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It is the latest BMW M3 on test. It's good a V8 engine and produces something like 400 bhp. Not much else known about it...it probably's got a 4.5-5 litre engine and got amazing torque as well. Covered because it's till under test.

If this is the M3 then .... here it is...






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I don't think its the new M3 comparing the two pics the M3 has twin dual exhausts while the one on test has just dual exhausts only...
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I don't think its the new M3 comparing the two pics the M3 has twin dual exhausts while the one on test has just dual exhausts only...

It also has 4 doors!! I donno where i read it or someone told me but the new M3 was suppose to be out as a coupe and sedan. Im not sure about this please correct me if im wrong.
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The M3 is indeed going to come out as a coupe and a sedan, but the pictures you've put up just show a 3-series coupe/cabriolet. It will probably be the succesor to the 330Ci. This is deciphered from the fact that its a 2-door, has two exhausts, and is DEFINITELY BMW by its body style, front lower bumper and its alloys.
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