BMW M3 racing version: first video

Published: 15 July 2008

Ahead of its 2009 American Le Mans Series debut, BMW has starting testing its M3 race car. This official BMW video shows the new car being put through its paces.

The M3 race car has been tweaked by BMW Motorsport and, along with a 4.0-litre V8 producing 485bhp and 396lb ft, the ALMS car tips the scales at a mere 1150kg. That’s 505kg less than the roadgoing car – Ferrari and Porsche watch out…


By Ben Pulman

CAR's editor-at-large, co-ordinator, tallboy