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Bmw presented the racing version of the new bmw m3 at the 2008 chicago auto show. The two gt2 cars entered by rahal letterman racing failed to finish the race, although one of them had run second. This loyal community has spent countless hours competing in millions of races in winner take all fashion all in the name of turf wars and pink slips. These are overused words these days, but not when it comes to the 2017 bmw m3. Fouche motors vanderbijlpark vanderbijlpark, gauteng r 649 995 view car wishlist.
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Up until the f80 model came out, the old m3 used to trash the 6. Now entering its fifth generation, bmw s compact performance car is recognized worldwide as the benchmark of its type. Sep 18, 2014 few cars in recent years have inspired such devotion among enthusiasts as the bmw m3. Bmw dominated the alms gt class and swept the manufacturer, team and drivers championships with the awesome, v8 powered m3 gtr. Bmw ms ontrack domination birthed the worlds most coveted highperformance vehicles. A standard bmw m3 is powered by a v8 liter engine that delivers a total of 420 hp.
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