BMW has announced that their are launching their special edition M3, the BMW M3 CS. The car was announced earlier in the year and it has now launched, just 1200 cars will be built.
The new M3 CS comes with 460 horsepower, that is 10 horsepower more than the standard car, it has a 0 to 62 miles per hour time of 3.9 seconds.
The 3.0-litre high-performance engine exceeds the output of the M3 with Competition Package by 10 horsepower, raising it to 460 hp. State-of-the-art M TwinPower Turbo technology propels the M3 CS from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) in just 3.9 seconds. The top speed of the new special edition, which comes as standard with the M Driver’s Package, is electronically limited to 280 km/h (174 mph). With its two mono-scroll turbochargers, charge air cooler, High Precision Injection, VALVETRONIC variable valve timing and Double-VANOS fully variable camshaft timing, the six-cylinder in-line engine takes a clear and consistent aim at the higher echelons of performance, but is equally committed to developing significant torque from low engine speeds and achieving high levels of efficiency (fuel consumption combined: 8.5 l/100 km [34.0 mpg imp]*; CO2 emissions combined: 198 g/km*).
You can find out more details about the new BMW M3 CS over at BMW at the link below.