Originally Posted by M3forMe
100% agree. Especially your last sentence. I will tell you that pricing is different or it was for me. On 1/1/12 I bought a fully loaded 12 GT500 brand new for $51k. On 10/31/12 I bought a brand new almost fully loaded M3 for $70k. That is not the same retail. Otherwise I agree with you.
Interesting - you are right that people who buy M3s don't usually cross shop GT500s.
How do the two compare? I was reading a little on the mustang - the gearing sounds crazy (although the '12 is not as nuts on the torque as the '13).