Originally Posted by bholloway
I call bullshit on that, the M3 doesn't have that much torque down low. If you didn't really know how to drive the car and kept the RPMs low the power in the m3 definitely wouldn't feel instantaneous. Either way the M3 isn't getting off the line faster than a 911 turbo anyways unless the guy driving the porsche didn't know they were racing.
Exactly! .1 997 turbos with AWD launch stupid crazy. Yeah, the .2's with PDK are more insane but the .1 turbo is giving nothing away to an M. If a .1 turbo driver can't beat an M in ANY speed contest he should sell the car and buy a bicycle.