Sorry forgot the link for the toady. Just had a few minutes to post before.
I agree the smoothness of the BMW detracts a bit. My e36 m3 and z3m were more 'fun' on the street. Than the much faster 135 and moderately faster z4m.
When I started my search I wanted something raw and a bit unrefined. Started looking at vipers 996 gt3 and the vetted. Problem was I kind of wanted to keep the toy money at about 30 and while she cost me 32.5. Its got the major stuff done and now 5k miles thanks to my drive from chicago last night