Originally Posted by Singletrack
You're right. They are lying to everyone about a focus on weight savings for the next m3. All options will now be mandatory and heavier. The CRT, with examples of how to achieve weight savings, does not exist. Record sales clearly indicate people are on to their shoddy cost cutting.
Exactly why they won't do anything about it. People care about the badge. The interior could be made of plastic and nobody would care...as long as the badge is on the car. The cheap(er) quality also helps profits.