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Old 9th April 2004, 21:43   #1
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B. - U. - T. (Beauty)!
But. Nine Thousand Quids (British Pounds) more than the standard M3 Coupe?
I think thats a bit too much.
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This car is absolutely stunning. One of the most stunning M3s I have ever seen
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hey GTO , u beat me to this post. i was abt to post this in the evening. But didnt have the time.
BTW this car isnt that special except for the badges and interior trim. The M3 CSL is better.
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The goodies do make a difference pal
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nice but not worth the extra 9K..

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Old 10th April 2004, 01:42   #7
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Quote:
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Quote[/b] ]The M3 CSL is better.
Truer words aint ever said

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Old 10th April 2004, 01:46   #8
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Overpriced it is very much but no doubt it looks good after all its an M3
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The CSL is much much better as a performer, also it is much much more. Tiff needle's video shows the performance and the price diff, 20K more for a much faster car!!
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I totally agree that the CSL is better, but in one of these lapping tests the CSL pulled a best laptime of just about a second faster than a stock m3... i found that a bit dissapointing and strange...
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Very good looking car and the seats are classy. But GBP48000 is rather too much for a car whose sibling is 9K cheaper and actually a better performer. I'm sure it's the Williams badge that's made it so expensive.
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And like GTO said the last of the unBangled Beemers .. thats why I like it more .. What say fellas

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They shud have atleast tweaked the engine for some xtra power. The 0-100 of the Williams M3 is 5.2s whereas that of the M3 is 4.8s. Now what are the xtra weights added on this car to increase the 0-100 time. None that i can see. No skirts/spoilers etc etc. So i guess the optional Williams fittings have increased the 0-100 time. Being in F1, Williams shud have tried to reduce the weight and tweaked the engine.
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V12,

5.2secs is the "official" 0-100 time of an E46 M3.

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Correct, there arent any options that are not offered on the regular BMW M3 beside some logos, a special paint job and seat covers...stuff that wouldnt really slow a car down

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