BMW M3 (E90) – charged version of the sedan of the third series of the Bavarian automaker. The premiere pre-production version of the model in the spring of 2007 at the Geneva Motor Show, and the final version of the sedan debuted in the fall of that same year at the motor show in Frankfurt. Externally, the BMW M3 differs from the basic “three-ruble bills” is not too strong. The car flaunts an aggressive front bumper, hood with a characteristic hump and air vents, air intakes in the front wings, a small spoiler on the trunk lid and the other the rear bumper with two twin tailpipes of the exhaust system.
Packaging and prices BMW M3 (E90) sedan.
|4.0 MT6||$44,500||4.0 petrol (420 hp)||Manual (6)||rear|
|4.0 AT7||$48,000||4.0 petrol (420 hp)||Automatic (7)||rear|
The interior design of the Bavarians went on the road for the sake of minimizing run. Using a simple yet sturdy materials, at least in the base of luxury – a distinctive feature of “M” of this generation. On the dashboard – just two large wells of the speedometer and tachometer, as well as all other devices are harmoniously inscribed within them. Sports front seats in the M3 (E90) with lateral support – an essential attribute of “charged” sedan with a label “M”, as well as a sports steering wheel.
The movement of the vehicle causes a 420-strong motor V8, based at the ten-engine M5 (E60). Working in tandem with 6-speed manual, rear-wheel drive powertrain provides the sedan accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h in 4.9 seconds and a top speed electronically limited to 250 km/h. In addition, the optional BMW M3 (E90) can be equipped with 7-band robotized transmission with which the maximum speed remains the same, and to disperse hundreds decrease by 0.2 seconds.
Starting price BMW M3 is $55000. The basic equipment includes six airbags, ABS, ESP, full power accessories, air-conditioning, the standard audio system with MP3, passive cruise control, locking rear differential and alloy wheels. Surcharge for robotic transmission is $4,000, and among the options appear leather upholstery, heated front seats, a sunroof, adaptive optics, light and rain sensors, premium audio system, navigation system, parking sensors, and other useful stuff.