The new BMW M3 sedan and M4 coupé have been revealed. Both models feature a radically redesigned front end, new straight-six petrol engine and the option of all-wheel drive.
- 3.0-litre engine makes 480hp in standard spec, 510hp in Competition
- First M3 and M4 to get the option of all-wheel drive (AWD)
- M3 estate, M4 Cabriolet and Gran Coupé, hardcore CS variants to follow
New BMW M3 and M4 design
The new M3 and M4 receive their own individual styling differentiated from lower variants. The biggest talking point is the nose, dominated by a large vertical grille that features seven double-horizontal louvres. It’s similar to that of the new 4 Series, but comprises two distinct elements, rather than being a single-frame design.
Other unique touches include a heavily structured front bumper, a bonnet that features two distinctive indents to accentuate the look of the…