New BMW M3 Packing 430HP Through Manual or Dual-Clutch Boxes

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BimmerBoost  has uncovered some very exciting news today.

The BMW owners site just posted the official 2014 M3 launch images and ordering guide.

 

The early release also includes details on the two-door M4; stay tuned for an upcoming article.

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For the sedan, BMW chose its most lively blue paint and dark wheels for the press shots. As always, something about a track-honed car with four doors — this M3 looks better than the M4, in my opinion.

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Enjoy these high-resolution images ahead of the 2014 BMW M3 ahead of its official debut in Detroit next month.

Also included below are some interesting technical images from the M4 Technology Days event in Munich a few weeks ago.

2014 BMW M3 – Exterior Gallery

2014 BMW M3 – Standard Features

  • 2PN – 18″ Light Alloy Wheel V-Spoke Style
  • 4MC – Carbon Fiber Interior Trim
  • 609 – Navigation system
  • 459 – Power Seats
  • 494 – Heated Front Seats
  • ZMT – Manual Transmission

Exterior Colors

  • 300 – Alpine White
  • B39 – Mineral Grey Metallic
  • 475 – Black Sapphire Metallic
  • B50 – Sakhir Orange Metallic
  • A29 – Silverstone Metallic
  • B67 – Austin Yellow Metallic
  • A96 – Mineral White Metallic
  • B68 – Yas Marina Blue Metallic

Interior

  • CSAT – Cloth/Leather combination Carbonstructure Anthracite/Black
  • X3A9 – Silverstone Full Merino Leather
  • LKA9 – Silverstone Extended Merino Leather
  • X3DA – Sakhir Orange/Black Full Merino Leather
  • LKDA – Sakhir Orange/Black Extended Merino Leather
  • X3JR – Sonoma Beige Full Merino Leather
  • LKJR – Sonoma Beige Extended Merino Leather
  • X3SW – Black Full Merino Leather
  • LKSW – Black Extended Merino Leather

ZDB – Driver Assistance Plus

  • 5AG – Active Blind Spot Detection
  • 5AS – Lane Departure Warning w/Collision Mitigation
  • 5DL – Side and Top View Cameras
  • 8TH – Speed Limit Info

ZEC – Executive Package

  • 248 – Heated Steering Wheel
  • 322 – Comfort Access keyless entry
  • 3AG – Rear-view camera
  • 494 – Heated Front Seats
  • 502 – Retractable headlight washers
  • 508 – Park Distance Control
  • 610 – Head-up Display
  • 655 – Satellite radio with 1 year subscription
  • LK – Extended Merino Leather
  • or X3 – Full Merino Leather

ZLP – Lighting Package

  • 552 – Full LED Lights
  • 5AC – Automatic high beams

2014 BMW M3 – Optional Features

  • 2MK – M Double-clutch Transmission with Drivelogic
  • 2NK – M Carbon Ceramic Brakes
  • 2VF – Adaptive M Suspension
  • 2VY -19″ Light Alloy Wheel Double-Spoke Style 437 M with mixed performance tires
  • 2VZ – 19″ Black Light-Alloy Wheel Double-Spoke Style 437 M with mixed performance tires
  • 403 – Moonroof (will delete the carbon fiber roof)
  • 5DP – Parking Assistant
  • 415 – Power rear sunshade
  • 688 – Harman Kardon surround sound system
  • 4CE – Anthracite Wood Trim
  • 6AN – Concierge Services
  • 4LY – Aluminum Blade Interior Trim
  • 6NS – Enhanced USB & Bluetooth plus
  • 5AC – Automatic high beams Smartphone Integration
  • 5DL – Side and Top View Cameras

New BMW M3  Tech Days Animation

Notes

  • 2NK requires ordering 2VY or 2VZ
  • 4MC will add 4LX to the order
  • CSAT cannot be ordered with ZEC
  • 4CE will add 4DM to the order
  • 5DL requires ordering ZEC
  • ZDB requires ordering ZEC
  • 4LY will add 4LX to the order
  • 5DP requires ordering ZEC
  • ZLP will delete STD or 100% equipment 522 & 524

Blue M3 Images and order details credit: http://www.bimmerboost.com/content.php?4125-The-2014-F80-M3-leaks-early-High-resolution-pictures-and-ordering-guide

 

BMW Motorsport Technology Days – Photos

BMW M3 Tech Days - German - Animated GIF