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Current generation BMW M3 to be last naturally aspirated M car

by Damon Lavrinc (RSS feed) on Apr 4th, 2011 at 1:30PM

BMW M3 Competition Package – Click above for high-res image gallery The writing's been on the wall for some time, but the fate of naturally aspirated M cars from BMW is all but sealed: forced induction is the future and the next M3 will come equipped with a turbocharged engine. With next year's new emissions standards looming on the horizon, every automaker is looking to improve its fleet-wide fuel economy, and that means performance vehicles will be some of the first to undergo an EPA-mandated makeover. For BMW, that means turbocharging and start-stop systems, two technologies... Read More

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