Originally Posted by AngelinIsRich08
Kinda off-topic but I'm thinking of buying an E90 M3 and was wondering if it's ok to redline the car in 2nd gear. I know that redlining in 3rd will easily make me pass most speed-limits but since I don't track I'm still hoping to be able to fully experience this NA engine's genius.
What do you mean by "ok"? Legally? well, it redlines 2nd gear at speeds reaching like 70 so... legal enough
As far as its being ok for the car, well yeah it's fine. And it sounds, feels, etc. AMAZING on the M3. Just don't bounce it off the rev-limiter like a maniac and it's cool.