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      12-05-2012, 08:26 AM   #1
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Lightbulb BMW M3 DTM Champion Edition Model Celebrates BMW DTM Triumph

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Munich. BMW Motorsport returned to the DTM in 2012 after almost 20 years away, and the results in its comeback year exceeded all expectations. Canadian driver Bruno Spengler won the drivers’ title, BMW Team Schnitzer finished in top spot in the team standings, and BMW claimed the manufacturers’ honours.

BMW M GmbH is celebrating this success with the unveiling of the BMW M3 DTM Champion Edition. Mimicking the looks of Spengler’s racing car, this special-edition model is available exclusively in Frozen Black metallic, while the carbon flaps and gurney, various dark chrome elements, matt black wheels and sections of the race car’s livery also betray its close links with the triumphant BMW M3 DTM. The theme is continued by the BMW M stripe design over the CFRP roof and boot lid, BMW M logo to the rear of the front wheel arches and decals in the rear side windows.
Inside the car, the door sill strips replicate Spengler’s helmet design and the carbon-fibre interior trim strip bears the newly crowned champion’s signature and the car’s serial number.
The special-edition model also contains various exclusive interior additions, such as the Alcantara® steering wheel, handbrake lever embroidered with “M Power” lettering, and extended black Novillo leather trim with features in contrasting Palladium Silver.

Technical elements like the Competition package, M Drive, M DCT Drivelogic and the M Driver’s Package underline the car’s focus on high performance. Equipment including the Professional navigation system, heated seats and Park Distance Control add more “everyday” ingredients to the model.

BMW M is also offering the 54 new custodians of the BMW M3 DTM Champion Edition – which will be available in various international markets – a very special extra. Owners of this automotive rarity will have the chance to attend the BMW M Fascination Nordschleife driver training course under the watchful eye of Bruno Spengler. One of the most coveted elements of the BMW Driving Experience programme, the course is held on the Nürburgring’s legendary Nordschleife track, where BMW M cars are put through extremely exacting testing sessions and final chassis tuning is carried out.

The BMW M3 DTM Champion Edition will be built at BMW’s Regensburg plant and the BMW M GmbH factory from February 2013. Prices in Germany start from €99,000.00 including VAT.

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      12-05-2012, 08:35 AM   #2
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Frozen black + stickers = BMW M3 DTM Champion Edition Model
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      12-05-2012, 08:37 AM   #3
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needs GT Haus widebody, then you can call it a replica of the DTM car.
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      12-05-2012, 08:39 AM   #5
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Cool idea but wish it mimicked the GTS since this is a 'champion' street car
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      12-05-2012, 08:39 AM   #6
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      12-05-2012, 08:42 AM   #7
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After so many special editions...It's just not special anymore...
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and prob at a $10K extra price tags...

but someone will buy it.... thinking it will be a collectable
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      12-05-2012, 08:57 AM   #10
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BMW should be embarrassed. How many fkn sticker editions do we need? What a joke.
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      12-05-2012, 09:15 AM   #12
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Don't you guys know anything!? The stickers alone add 100HP!
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Too many silly "Special" editions.
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      12-05-2012, 09:26 AM   #14
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If it had the DTM car headlights and less stickers wouldnt be so bad at all.
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interesting, ill leave it at that
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BMW PLEASE STOP with these special editions, you're ruining this car....The market is already flooded with lime rocks that arent selling, esp since everyone is numbered 1/200...
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This roof sticker is obviously functional....c'mon guys stop making variants of the m3 that appeal to the 12-14yo market hahahah
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Come on BMW... this is getting to be a little much now. There have been what? 3-5 "special edition" releases in the last 6 months and not one offers any more performance than the standard no M3. I know stickers add about 25 HP each but its just not enough lol.

Although i will say that the car "looks great".
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