Tag Archive for: Motorsport

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A BMW M3 E30 with 1300 hp

This is Vidar Jodahl's Monster, a race-modified BMW M3 E30 and a regular competitor at the popular Gatebil Festival, where for years it has raced and moved spectacularly with its brutal 1,324 hp and 1,578 Nm of torque. Brutal compared to the…
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Is a BMW M3 E-30 faster than a current BMW 320d?

Can a classic BMW M3 E-30 do battle with a BMW F30 320 d? The E-30 had 192 bhp, but this is the M3 E-30 Roberto Ravaglia Special Edition, so it has 200 bhp. The 320 d has less power, 184 bhp, but almost double the torque of the E-30, and it…

BMW E-28 M5. The fastest sedan in the world

The first BMW M5, based on the 5 Series E28 5, made its debut at the Amsterdam Motor Show in February 1985, a product of BMW customers' demand for a car with the carrying capacity of a sedan but the looks and performance of a sports car. Designed…
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BMW E21 3 Series. The complete story

The BMW E21 is the first generation of the BMW 3 Series compact luxury car and was produced between June 1975 and 1983, being replaced by the E-30. It was originally available as a 2-door sedan, replacing the 02 Series. At the time of its launch,…