But time marches on, and here is the future. Spied trolling for chicks (hey, could be) in the Santa Barbara area is a test mule of the 2008 BMW M3, equipped with the first V8 engine to be installed in this, the company’s most prolific performance model. In addition to a larger, more powerful engine, the new M3 will get a full hardware massage from BMW Motorsport – including the brakes, suspension, and steering – to ensure optimum handling. Subtle styling modifications are also part of the package.
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