BMW M3 E36 vs E46 vs E92 vs F80 – Ultimate Comparison
|E36 M3 (96-99)||E46 M3 (01-05)|
|Weight||3,219 lbs||3,415 lbs|
|HP to Weight||13.41 lb/hp||10.26 lb/hp|
- 1 Is an E46 M3 a good investment?
- 2 Are BMW E46 M3 going up in value?
- 3 How much does an S54 weigh?
- 4 Why the E46 M3 is the best?
- 5 Will the E46 be a classic?
- 6 Can you turbo a E46 M3?
- 7 Why are E46 M3 so expensive?
- 8 What is the best year for BMW M3?
- 9 Will the E46 appreciate?
- 10 How much does a N47 engine weigh?
- 11 How much do LS weigh?
- 12 What does a 5.3 lm7 weigh?
Is an E46 M3 a good investment?
In my opinion, the E46 M3 is ‘best in class’ and there are many car reviews and journalists who agree. Usually, when making an investment, the demand is greatest for the best product with the greatest reputation compared to its competitors. However, when you’re talking about cars this is a slight oversimplification.
Are BMW E46 M3 going up in value?
Are E46 M3’s Going up in value? Yes, the BMW E46 M3 is already appreciating in value and will continue to do so. If the E30, a much slower variant, is still fun to drive, so too can the E46 M3.
How much does an S54 weigh?
The new M3 brochure puts the S54 at 217 kg (478 lbs) while another link puts it at 148 kgs (326 lbs).
Why the E46 M3 is the best?
The E46 M3 is one of the best-driving BMWs of all time. Some people consider the E46-generation BMW M3 the greatest M car ever built. Its stylish, understated looks, combined with a world-class straight-six engine and expertly tuned chassis dynamics, make it a true joy to drive.
Will the E46 be a classic?
No the E46 will not BECOME a classic in the FUTURE. It already is a classic and has been for some time.
Can you turbo a E46 M3?
For those people, there are turbos. Horsepower Freaks has a bunch of turbo kits that they can put on the E46, which makes it even better than when it came from the factory. And holy cow it makes it sound amazing too.
Why are E46 M3 so expensive?
It’s not just the fact that’s it’s a blast to drive that makes it so expensive, it’s also the fact that it was built in limited numbers. With only under 1,400 ever made, seeing one is a rare occurrence.
What is the best year for BMW M3?
Critics generally say that the best M3 would be something from the E46 generation, more specifically a 2006 model with the manual transmission, competition package, and no sunroof. The E46 had everything that makes a BMW M3 great.
Will the E46 appreciate?
All E46 models will continue to depreciate until the newest ones are at least 20 years old. Then they will stay the same for a few years and then begin to slowly appreciate. For the next several years they are just used cars and will not be viewed as a collectible classic until then.
How much does a N47 engine weigh?
and N47 block weighs 95 kg! http://www.etk.cc/EN/parts/info/11002146551/” onclick=”window.
How much do LS weigh?
The engines weigh about 460 lbs. fully dressed with accessories and flexplate.
What does a 5.3 lm7 weigh?
So I would guess a complete 5.3 weighs in around 360-400 lbs.