Originally Posted by M3Rad
Although it is a heavy car, it weighs around the same as the 911 Turbo and Audi R8. I doubt there is a car with real rear seats that can be as fast at the track as this new M3.
I cannot think of any with a close price tag
I am just comparing it to my other car. I am having to adjust my driving style at autocross to deal with the much slower response of the M3 compared to the elise. I basically have to drive a point and shoot style rather than trying to carry momentum.
I might try to convince a friend to drive one of them down for me later this year so I can run them both on the same course and same day to compare the data logs.
I have good logs from the last autocross to compare it to a mini, but thats not the best comparison.