I love someone who does proper research and homework. There will be other proper M's. Just be as diligent and dedicated as you were on this and you shall have it. Good luck.
"what I'm driving here...is an ending." Jeremy Clarkson
2011 Alpine White BMW M3 6mt ZCP Coupe (reluctantly sold 06/06/14)
2008 Alpine White BMW 328i 6mt Coupe (retired 06/21/11)