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      08-30-2010, 02:23 PM   #13
Grease Monkey
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Drives: 2011 E90 M3,1994 Euro E36 M3/4
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada

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Anyone who is a true BMW enthusiast is seriously relieved to know that the V6 will not be a reality.

A V6 goes against everything BMW has said since it's first inline six was introduced in 1933. They have stated the benefits of inline-sixes compared to v-sixes over and over. I for one am very happy to know that the F30 M3 will still use an inline six engine as opposed to a V6.

It is all bad enough that they are going to turbos for the M-engines, if they went to turbocharged V-sixes I would be very disappointed. I am going to keep my E90 M3 forever since it is the last NA M car. I won't rule out the fact that I may have an F30 M3 in the future if I feel the new Turbocharged M Inline-six is a good enough engine.......I know the car itself will be good.
2011 E90 M3 ZCP - Individual Moonstone/Individual Amarone Extended/Individual Piano Black With Inlay:LINK!!!
1994 Euro E36 M3 Sedan - Daytona Violet/Mulberry:LINK!!!