I haven't posted in awhile but this thread got me somewhat incensed. After some spelunking online and debating myself where the M3 stands, I believe this old thread has more poignant posts regarding the M3's status as an economical supercar.
2004 E46 M3, Jet Black/Black Interior, SMG II, Nav/Fully Loaded
"I feel the need...
...the need for speed!"