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2011 BMW 1 Series M Coupe

The E30 M3 Reincarnated, But Where Does That Leave The M3? 2011 BMW 1 Series M Coupe - Click above for high-res image gallery Enthusiasts, BMW has your car. After painfully watching for years as the automaker's beloved M lineup ballooned in both size and weight – even adding sport utility vehicles – the German's have delivered us a new little jewel. It's not another derivative of the race-bred M3, the highly anticipated next-generation M5 or a sneak preview of the future M6. Instead, this little shot of driving ecstasy comes in the guise of the lowly 1 Series – th... Read More

Vital Stats

Engine:
3.0L I6
Power:
335 HP / 332 lb-ft
Transmission:
6-Speed Manual
MSRP:
$46,135
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