Bmw m3 gtr. In person the color is great. This car changed that. The bmw m3 is a high performance version of the 3 series developed by bmws in house motorsport division bmw m gmbh.
Bmw was tired of porsche winning everything. It was originally fitted with a 32l inline six engine based on the engine of the standard e46 m3. 1 lap on nurburgring nordschleife.
The bmw m3 gtr e46 is a road legal homologation produced by bmw to allow the v8 powered m3 gtr race car to compete in the 2002 american le mans series season. Bmw m3 e30 vs m3 e36 vs m3 e46 vs m3 e92 vs m3 f80 sound battle 5 generation v8 duration. The only reason that the gtr was made was to go along with the le mans.
Bmw m3 gtr e46 for sale. This is a beautiful rare 118 scale bmw m3 gtr in phoenix yellow. The bmw e46 m3 gtr came to life in february 2001 and was the first m3 in the history of the company to feature a v8 engine.
Few race cars enjoy the reversal of fortune that bmws m3 enjoyed over the past two seasons of the american le mans series alms. It had a limited production run of 10 units and was engineered as a near perfect replication of the racing m3 gtr. The initial model was available in a coup.
The bmw m3 gtr bent the rules to beat everyone. Abandoned bmw m3 gtr police chase with most wanted 2005 pursuit theme duration. The bmw m3 gtr e46 is a gt class race car developed by bmw based on their m3 e46.
Nearly 20 years later we get behind the wheel of the gtr to see just how it works. Bmw m3 gtr driven by hans joachim stuck. The car first entered the gt class of the american le mans series in 2000 in which it only took a single victory and was beaten on several occasions by the.