Originally Posted by biggynuts01
I never paid much attention but today I was driving on the streets of OC pretty aggressively for 20 minutes, running 5k to redline most of the time and I noticed my engine oil temp was hitting 225-230.
Is that normal? Seems a bit on the hot side. I was concerned.
Totally normal. M3 heats up very quickly.
The F10 M5 and X5M takes ten times the thrashing before you see temps rise like that. Much better cooling.