Thirty years ago BMW created a legend that would become a benchmark of performance saloons that can be used every day, and thirty years hence still, the BMW M3 is yet to be beaten fair and square at its own game. And to mark the 30th anniversary of this automotive icon, there is a 30 Year Special Edition BMW M3 that is celebrating the dominance of BMW in the segment it created all those years ago in 1986. This BMW M3 “30 Years M3” 30 year special edition BMW M3 will be produced in a limited unit run of 500 cars for the world.
The 30 Year Special Edition BMW M3 “30 Years M3” you see in these pictures is painted in a gorgeous shade of Macao Blue metallic, that came into BMW portfolio as a special option for the first generation of the BMW M3. An extension of BMW M3 Competition Package this 30 year special edition BMW M3 gets a maximum power output of 450bhp. The 30 year special edition BMW M3 also gets all the bells and whistles of the Competition package such as the Adaptive M suspension, new springs, dampers and stabilisers, modified characteristic curves of the three driving modes in the “30 Years M3” for Comfort, Sport and Sport+. All this combined also gets an improved standard Active M differential on the rear axle and Dynamic Stability Control feature (DSC).
Furthermore, this gorgeous looking 30 year special edition BMW M3 has been bestowed with mouth-wateringly beautiful forged 20-inch M light-alloy wheels with 666 M star spoke design and different size tyres for front and rear. As for the interior, the 30 year special edition BMW M3 again benefits from the Competition Package as it gets M sports seats with skeletal design, seat belt that has BMW M strips adding to the thoroughly sporty intent of the “30 Years M3”. Moving further, “30 Years M3” showcase the significance of this 30 year special edition BMW M3 and it comes with individual numbering for all the 500 cars that are to be produced.
As is the case usually with this sort of rare and exclusive special editions, this 30 year special edition BMW M3 will charge you an extra €10,000 over the ‘normal’ M3 Competition Package, and will be available from summer 2016 onwards, coming in just the exact time for the 30 year celebration of the iconic BMW M3. For more on this 30 year special edition BMW M3 visit here and do let us know if you liked this 30 year special edition BMW M3 which is being called, “30 Years M3”, in the comment section below.