2006 BMW M3 User Reviews

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2006 BMW M3 Coupe RWDReview
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My Second E46 M3 — Nicest looking color combo for the M3 imo... Alpine white / Imola red. This 2006 is rock solid and tight as can be. The 6 speed manual is head and shoulders better than the SMG I had in my 2003. Bluetooth is a nice feature that's been added also. All in all, I really enjoy this car.

Pros: Handling,  good looks,  quality,  and sweet revving motor.


Cons: I don't get to drive it enough.

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Somewhat Edgy Car Catered Towards The Performance Oriented Individual. — It is a very tight package of performance and luxury. The engine and transmission are very sensitive depending on the transmission. This can be annoying to the average driver. I like it.

Pros: Fast, tight chassis, controllable oversteer.

Cons: Half of the people that drive it don't care about its performance. =(

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2006 BMW M3 Convertible RWDReview
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M3 Powerful Machine — Very fast car, super super super fun to drive. I love when I look at the rear mirror and all the cars behind me become smaller sooooooooo fast!!!!

Pros: Power and beauty!!

Cons: NOTHING!!!

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2006 BMW M3 Coupe RWDReview
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Fabulous Car, Definitely The Ultimate Driving Machine — You won't know what it feels like to be driving until you drive a M3... the m horsepower... the magnificent torque... the appearance... BOW OUT to the M3

Pros: horsepower, torque, acceleration,  appearance, overall performance

Cons: MPG

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2006 BMW M3 Coupe RWDReview
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Bmw Just Can't Fail With Their Bread And Butter M Two-door. — While working at BMW I had the chance to drive A LOT of their cars, especially the E46 M3. This car, now a used vehicle for most purchasers, should be on the top of the list. The build quality is second to none. The performance is seamless. The 332hp I6 is still just as wonderful as it always was, delivering a thrilling exhaust note. Handling is perfect with 19" wheels all around, and a limited slip rear differential. I happen to prefer the regular 6 speed transmission, but the SMG on these cars isn't bad either, although totally impractical for the street. For the price, this car delivers prestige, luxury and performance in spades.

Pros: Great engine, well appointed interior, excellent handling, sexy styling

Cons: SMG totally impractical for street use.

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2006 BMW M3 Coupe RWDReview
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Bmw M3 — The tight suspension exposes every crack, crevice and stray pebble in the road and the race-tuned transmission's sensitive clutch takes some time to get used to. Big brakes quickly bring the heavy M3 to a standstill from 60 mph, but can make parallel parking a head-jerking ordeal. Once drivers adjust to these quick reflexes, it's immediately apparent that the M3 is one of the finest and most fun high-performance cars on the market. It's so good that you might even create excuses to run errands or make an unplanned trip to a friend's house more than an hour away.

Pros: Everything :)

Cons: Nothing

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2006 BMW M3 Coupe RWDReview
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Amazing Car — dominates the road beautiful looks, amazing sound and feel. overall 5 star car.

Pros: kicks very thing else off the road

Cons: it's white so it gets dirty easy

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2006 BMW M3 Convertible RWDReview
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Red Beauty — Very fast car, responds whenever you need it to. Its color and beauty turns heads on the street each time i take it out. Year 2006 but still looks and smells new as if it came out of the factory. Beauty

Pros: Fast and Fun

Cons: None

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2006 BMW M3 Coupe RWD Review
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vs2007 Volkswagen GTI 2.0T 2-Door FWD
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Power Ranked 2007 Volkswagen GTI 2.0T 2-Door FWD worse.
"The bmw is simply a quicker machine "
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2007 Volkswagen GTI 2.0T 2-Door FWD better.
"the GTI has more space than the M3, due mostly to the ability to lower the back seats which converts the entire hatchback to a nice sized storage space "

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Reviews From Other Years

2013 BMW M3 Reviews

The M3 Is A Legend In The World Of Performance Cars! By 2013BMWM3

The 2013 BMW M3 is a legend in the world of performance cars, giving enthusiasts everywhere a reason to own one. I always find it remarkable how the BMW M Division's engineers have made exceptional ... Read More

Ultimate Driving Machine By stubble88

I like the handeling of this car. Three stages of suspension stiffening is plenty to cover your ground. I like the power button. More sensitive throttle response. Plenty of DCT control. Love the rev... Read More

2012 BMW M3 Reviews

One Of The Best All-rounders You Can Find! By racerc63

This car suites a variety of purposes, can be a family hauler and grocery getter one day and the next you can take it to the track where it is also perfectably and equally capable. Its also comfortab... Read More

Expensive, High-maintenance Fun By tmc930

Fast, nice handling, beautiful looking, awesome sounding, M mode is fun, excellent sound system and technology... BUT Bumpy, Bad in snow/ice/rain, High maintenance parts, Very low bumper, Gas guzzler.... Read More

2011 BMW M3 Reviews

One Of The Most Fun Of All Cars I Have Ever Driven By bodiezapha

This baby was one of my favorites of all time. I can't even begin to explain how fun this car is to drive. It fast and beautiful and sounds like a mean machine. It handles so well...rear wheel drive a... Read More

Amazing! By Ron2591

Love everything about this car. excellent daily driver or weekend car. trunk space is excellent for a coupe and the fact that the rear seats fold is very useful for food shopping or any luggage. Overa... Read More

2010 BMW M3 Reviews

Performance By BMW_M3

The acceleration, braking and handling are great in the M3. It is a ton of fun to drive, but you need to be able to do more then take the kids to soccer practice to really enjoy all it offers. Read More

Ultimate Bmw By Matt

I've owned three M3s since 1998. Even driven several M5s. This M3 is the best. Would keep it forever but don't have the room for it plus the new ride. DCT (dual clutch) is amazing technology. Wish the... Read More

2009 BMW M3 Reviews

The Best Of The Two Worlds! By Mehrdad

BMW M3 sedan is truly is the best of two worlds, it can be your fun car of the weekends for twisty roads, great and luxry car for your Friday night out, its a only race car that you can take it to Cos... Read More

Lemon By M3haver

I heard really good things about this car, but it turned out to be a piece of crap. It barely ever starts up, it leaks oil, transmission fluid, power steering fluid and brake fluid. The bearings go ... Read More

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