Originally Posted by inlineS54B32
Besides the V8 and the V10, M's weren't the best sounding. Yea the E46 m3 had a distinct tone, and it was equally loved and hated. Even though BMW has changed direction with the turbo, I still think the new car will give just as much enjoyment as any other M. No, it won't rev 8000rpm or above, but that won't prevent the car from selling as all the rest did. I still see this car as an overall win.
I wasn't concerned with the negative rep though. Its a part of the game. No sweat. "