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      08-01-2011, 03:37 PM   #22
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Will the M2 and M3 also share motors?
That seems pretty unlikely. I am skeptical of what Auto Express has predicted for engine possibilities. SCOTT has said on this forum more than once that a 4 cyl turbo is what we can expect for the M2. It makes a lot of sense given the V8 in the M5/M6/X5M/X6M and the 6 cyl headed for the M3/M4/X3M/X4M.
That does make more sense. With brakes, transmission (dct), and suspension being shared between the M2/M3 I was hoping BMW could keep their motors different and not have styling and size be the M2/M3s only differences.
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