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New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2021 BMW M3
Competition RWD
2021 BMW M2
Competition RWD
MSRP
$58,900
Invoice
$55,275
Average Price Paid
$58,473
2 listings nationwide

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2021 BMW M3
Competition RWD
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Competition RWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2021 BMW M3
Competition RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$96,919
15 listings nationwide

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2021 BMW M2
Competition RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$69,448
5 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2021 BMW M3
Competition RWD
Stephen Edelstein Preview:

For 2021, BMW introduces the sixth generation of the M3 performance sedan. The M3 has been the benchmark of its segment since it arrived in the United States 33 years ago, delivering e...

2021 BMW M2
Competition RWD
Matt Smith Test Drive Review:

Buying a BMW M2 means you like driving by yourself. It's loud, cramped, and as uninviting to new guests as a mean housecat. BMW fans know why the M2's big engine and small footprint ma...

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  • Look and Feel 6
  • Performance 10
  • Form & Function 9
  • Technology 7
  • Safety 8
  • Cost-Effectiveness 7

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2021 BMW M3
Competition RWD
Guru9XS48M writes:
Family Car Ranked 2021 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray 2LT Coupe RWD worse.
"Corvettes are made for old men that cant get it up."
2021 BMW M2
Competition RWD
No User Reviews

Specs

2021 BMW M3
Competition RWD
2021 BMW M2
Competition RWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
RWD
RWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
16 MPG
16 MPG
18 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
23 MPG
23 MPG
24 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 15.6 gal 13.7 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
503 hp @ 6,250 RPM
405 hp @ 5,230 RPM
405 hp @ 5,230 RPM
Torque
479 lb-ft @ 2,750 RPM
406 lb-ft @ 2,350 RPM
406 lb-ft @ 2,350 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.3:1
10.2:1
10.2:1
Displacement
3,000 cc
3,000 cc
3,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.31 in x 3.54 in
3.31 in x 3.53 in
3.31 in x 3.53 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Leather Seats Standard Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 4 seats
Front Legroom 41.6 in 41.5 in
Back Legroom 35.6 in 33 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 13 cu ft 13.8 cu ft
Maximum Payload 860 lbs 720 lbs
Exterior
Length 189.1 in 176.2 in
Width 81.4 in 78.3 in
Height 56.4 in 55.5 in
Wheelbase 112.5 in 106 in

Available Options

2021 BMW M3
Competition RWD
2021 BMW M2
Competition RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Alpine White
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • HOCKENHEIM Silver Metallic
  • Long Beach Blue Metallic
  • Sunset Orange Metallic

Option Packages

  • M Driver's Package
  • Executive Package
  • Moonroof
  • Transmission: M Double-Clutch W/DRIVELOGIC

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