Originally Posted by Mr Tonka
Now is the time.
I've driven all vehicles mentioned, all of them modded. Neither make you feel like you do when driving the M3. The s2000 is closer to the M3 feel than the 335. Best way to describe it is that the M3 feels as if it has a soul. Few other cars do that and a 335 is for sure not one of them.
Is the soul coming from generally NA M cars? I have the same experience. My z4 35i feels soulless while my 98 Z3 M feels like it has a soul and is definitely special.