To me the r8 looked more relaxed - less corrective wheel-work required. The M3 is a bargain, no doubt - vs the R8 - but if money were no object...
The R8 will be a great used car buy in 2-4 yrs.
Just thinking of something not so witty
///M3 E92 '09 Jerez Black | 6MT | Ext Fox Red | Tech | Prem | 19s |Heated Seats | iPod |Smartphone | Euro Deliv June 09
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