Originally Posted by Dieselino
Well speaking from experience as I currently own a Viper, they are totally different cars. The viper is just raw power, but when it comes to comfort, fit and finish, and everyday driveability, the viper has nothing on the M3. Not really two cars you can compare. If you are comparing performance, then there is really no comparison, the viper will destroy the M3. However on a track, you really need to know what you are doing in the Viper whereas the M3 is an easier car to drive fast.
thats exactly what I was refering to when I said that the M3 may be better in the twisties b/c its easier to drive fast, turtle vs. rabbit, sometimes you have to go slow in order to go fast...I agree there is no comparing the two...apples to oranges..