According to the people at Skiddmark, the earlier revealed BMW 1 Series M Coupe manages to obtain a great lap time around the Nurburgring Nordschleife overcoming even few more potent rival models.
The smallest M ever achieved an 8:12 lap time around the famous Nurburgring Nordschleife. For those you don’t know, the little 1 Series M model defeated the older BMW M3 E46 which got a time of about 8:22 while the current M3 E92 it’s just 7 seconds quicker than the 1 Series M Coupe.
Thus, the 335-horsepower M model achieved great figures being equipped with the six-cylinder engine found on the Z4 sDrive35is. The model has a total mass of 1495 kilograms and a power/weight ratio of 4,4 kg/hp, a fact which makes the performance to be greater. The BMW 1 Series M Coupe will be officially launched at the Detroit Auto Show next year following to enter the market few months after the revealing event from Detroit.