There will be a 6sp manual for the M3/M4 after all

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Thankfully, we can strike out yesterday’s article which suggested the forthcoming F80 M3 and F82 M4 would be available exclusively with a 7-speed DCT. Turns out an optional manual gearbox will be available in some markets, as BimmerFile explains: We typically don’t answer rumors from other sites but today’s M3/M4 rumor on Autoblog was so […]

No manual gearbox for new BMW M4?

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Word on the street is the new F82 BMW M4 will be sold exclusively with a double clutch transmission. That follows the path started by the F10 M5; although, in an odd turn of events, you can buy an M5 with a manual box in North America. Anyway, having no manual in the new M4 […]

BMW Concept M4 at Pebble Beach

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BMW Blog brings a comprehensive gallery of the new Concept M4 on display at the Pebble Beach Concsours d’Elegance. We’ve got half a dozen pics here, but be sure to follow the source link for the full picture gallery, over 20 photos, in 1900px sizing. [Source: BMW Blog | Thanks to Aaron for the tip]

VIDEO: BMW Concept M4

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BMW has released a teaser video for the Concept M4. The supporting cast of M3 models reminds of the legacy the F82 has to draw upon.

Official: BMW Concept M4 previewed

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BMW has previewed its all-new and highly anticipated F82 M4. Officially, you’re looking at the Concept M4 and we know it’s only a sneak peek because they’ve teased us with photos only. There’s no engine specs available just yet. Indeed, the only specifications of any kind that have been revealed by BMW are that the […]

This definitely is the new BMW M4

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Following the leaked image of the BMW M4 Concept comes this spy photo of an M4 prototype. Just stop and look at it, take it in for a moment. In that all black prototype get up it looks sensational, don’t you think. Thankfully, with minimal disguise, it’s now much easier to appreciate the shape and […]

M3 watch: First official teaser

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They’ve not given us much to go on but this 18 second video from BMW’s M people is the first official preview of the upcoming M3/M4. Well, we’re saying it’s for the M3, BMW just says they’re “preparing something new”. It’s expected BMW will release details for the F80 M3 and F82 M4 in the […]

M3 watch: It’s gonna be a lightweight

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More news from BMW on the new F80 M3/F82 M4 comes to us via Top Gear who interviewed Matt Collins, BMW UK Product Manager for the 3 Series (among other things), at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. The good news is Collins confirmed the dietary plans for the new M icon, which will start life […]