BMW’s benchmark sport sedan, the M3, will soon come in for a redesign. A prototype for the next-generation model been spotted again, revealing a number of clues.
Referred to internally as the G80, the new M3 will sport a much wider track compared to the latest 3-Series, from which it is derived. We can also see that the brake discs and calipers are very large, and at the rear of the car sit a signature set of quad-exhaust tips. We can also see the oversized, vertical-kidney grille from the latest 4-Series (and next M4), which should help set the M3 apart from the rest of the 3-Series range.
The debut of the new M3 and M4 will take place in September. We will likely see the cars reach showrooms early the following year as 2021 models.
Under the hood of both cars will be the same 3.0-liter twin-turbocharged inline-6 code-named the S58 that debuted in the 2020 BMW X3 M and X4 M. The…