The new generation BMW M3 will be at least 500 horses
BMW M3 is the latest generation will get a lot of new technologies
The next generation BMW M3 will come with a 500-horsepower gasoline engine, manual transmission, and, as usual, with the rear drive system. Here are all of the first information about the racing BMW for the masses, including high-quality rendering pictures German sports sedan.
Rendering photo BMW M3
And so, we have for readers of good news about the new BMW M3. The website BMWBlog reports that the car will be offered in full-and rear-wheel drive configurations. However, this does not clarify some of the nuances, for example, it is still unclear whether this two configurations, or are you talking about the switchable all-wheel drive, which will pass to a new generation chetyrehdverki from the current BMW M5? A six-speed gearbox remains in the portfolio and is complemented by eight-speed automatic system. If German engineers, still decide to keep two separate type of drive (rear and all-wheel drive), manual transmission, most likely will be found models come standard with rear-wheel drive.
In addition, M3 will benefit from a “diet”, to which BMW was forced to sit his “Three” on full: less weight should be achieved mainly due to the increased use of aluminium – 3rd Series based on the new CLAR platform, where the percentage of “winged metal” is quite high, but it is also expected the inclusion of elements from carbon fiber, which should reduce the weight significantly, tens of kilograms. Curb weight should be less than 1.585 kg recently featured, but less cool version of the M3 CS.
The usual BMW 3-Series
By the way, the platform CLAR theoretically will also allow the use of a control system of the rear wheels.
The next M3 will be the most powerful “Troika” in the model’s history
Power the following models M3 CS may exceed 460 HP, despite the fact that they will continue to bet on sports “Three” branded twin-turbo inline six-cylinder engine.
According to rumors, the sports sedan will have to afford about 500 HP to the 48-volt version of “mild hybrid system”. On Board the new M3 might even appear newfangled technology of water injection from the M4 GTS, it allows you to increase the power and reduce emissions. It works by spraying vapor of distilled water into the intake system of the engine prior to combustion of the fuel. According to Bosch, the process increases fuel efficiency by 13 percent and reduces CO2 emissions by four percent. Read more: water injection BMW M4 GTS will appear on other models of the Bavarian brand in 2019
Finally, photospin a couple of times caught a new M3 in the course of passing the tests. Despite the heavy camouflage, a General idea about the new product according the photos to make it is currently possible: flared wheel arches, enlarged air intakes and a four-pipe exhaust system with giblets give the model M3.
The new generation of M3 can be represented by 2020. Presumably the starting price is 80.000 euros.