BMW M3 Competition Saloon

BMW M3 Competition Saloon

  • Selection of M Alloy Wheels
  • Active M Differential
  • Adaptive M Suspension
  • M Specific Seats
  • M Rear Spoiler
  • M Drive Manager


This isn’t a vehicle for blending in. With a new frameless kidney grille, contoured bonnet and a wide selection of exclusive BMW M paint finishes, every inch of the new BMW M3 Competition screams confidence. This boldness is given a razor sharp edge thanks to some amazing standard design features, including the carbon-fibre-reinforced plastic (CFRP) roof, distinguished high-gloss black runner boards beneath the doors and the choice of colour with brake calipers – Red, Blue and Black. Prepare to steal the show.

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Harman Kardon sound system.

Complete this amazing driving experience with your favourite soundtrack using the Harman Kardon sound system, which comprises 16 speakers.

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Carbon Fibre trim.

Available as a standard feature, stylish Carbon Fibre trims, which are found on interior details including the gear selector, gear-shaft paddles and the dashboard, given the atmosphere an unmistakable BMW M feel.

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M Seats.

For the show-stopping finish, choose the optional fully-functional M Carbon bucket seats. There's also the luxurious fully electric M Seats in Merino leather with embedded M logo which come as standard.


BMW’s dedication on the track has helped inspire and form the new BMW M3 Competition. At its heart is the new and perfectly tailored 3.0 litre straight-six cylinder M TwinPower Turbo engine, which comes with two turbochargers, and the eight-speed M Steptronic transmission with Drivelogic as standard.


M3 CS 4dr DCT

  • Emissions

    CO2 (g/km) 198
    HC+NOx N
    Particles N
    Standard Euro Emissions EURO 6
  • Engine and Drive Train

    Camshaft DOHC
    Catalytic Convertor True
    CC 2979
    Compression Ratio 10.2:1
    Cylinder Layout IN-LINE
    Cylinders 6
    Cylinders - Bore (mm) 84
    Cylinders - Stroke (mm) 89.6
    Engine Code S55B30T0
    Engine Layout FRONT TRANSVERSE
    Fuel Delivery TWIN TURBO
    Gears 7 SPEED
    Number of Valves 24
    Transmission SEMI-AUTO
  • Fuel Consumption

    EC Combined (mpg) 33.2
    EC Directive 1999/100/EC Applies True
    EC Extra Urban (mpg) 40.9
    EC Urban (mpg) 25.2
  • General

    Badge Engine CC 3.0
    Badge Power 460
    Based On ID N
    Coin Description N
    Coin Series M3 CS
    Did at least one aspect of this vehicle's safety give cause for concern? False
    Insurance Group 1 - 50 Effective January 07 50E
    Manufacturers Corrosion Perforation Guarantee - Years 6
    Manufacturers Paintwork Guarantee - Years 3
    NCAP Adult Occupant Protection % N
    NCAP Child Occupant Protection % N
    NCAP Overall Rating - Effective February 09 N
    NCAP Pedestrian Protection % N
    NCAP Safety Assist % N
    Service Interval Frequency - Months 24
    Service Interval Mileage 18000
    Special Edition True
    Special Order False
    Standard manufacturers warranty - Mileage 999999
    Standard manufacturers warranty - Years 3
    Timing Belt Interval Frequency - Months N
    Timing Belt Interval Mileage N
    Vehicle Homologation Class M1
  • Performance

    0 to 60 mph (secs) False
    0 to 62 mph (secs) 3.9
    Engine Power - BHP 460
    Engine Power - KW 338
    Engine Power - PS True
    Engine Power - RPM 6250
    Engine Torque - LBS.FT 443
    Engine Torque - MKG 61.2
    Engine Torque - NM 600
    Engine Torque - RPM 4000
    Top Speed 174
  • Tyres

    Alloys? True
    Space Saver? False
    Tyre Size Front 265/35 R19
    Tyre Size Rear 285/30 R20
    Tyre Size Spare TYRE REPAIR KIT
    Wheel Style M LIGHT STYLE 763M
    Wheel Type 19" ALLOY
  • Vehicle Dimensions

    Height 1431
    Height (including roof rails) N
    Length 4672
    Wheelbase 2812
    Width 1877
    Width (including mirrors) 2037
  • Weight and Capacities

    Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres) 60
    Gross Vehicle Weight 2100
    Luggage Capacity (Seats Down) N
    Luggage Capacity (Seats Up) 480
    Max. Loading Weight 515
    Max. Roof Load 75
    Max. Towing Weight - Braked N
    Max. Towing Weight - Unbraked N
    Minimum Kerbweight 1585
    No. of Seats 5
    Turning Circle - Kerb to Kerb 12.2

M3 CS 4dr DCT

  • Body Glass

    • Adjustable intermittent wipers
    • Electric front and rear windows with one touch/convenient open/close function
    • Green tinted heat insulating glass
    • Heated rear window with automatic switch off
    • Heated windscreen washer jets
    • Rain sensor + automatic driving lights control
  • Brakes

    • Anti-lock Brake System and Electronic Brakeforce Distribution
    • Automatic Stability Control (ASC)
    • CBC - (Cornering brake control)
    • Dynamic brake control
    • Dynamic Stability Control with M Dynamic mode
    • Dynamic Traction Control - DTC
    • Electronic Stability Programme
    • Hill start assist
  • Carpets/Rugs

    • Velour floormats
  • Chassis/Suspension

    • Adaptive M suspension
    • Drive Performance Control
  • Communication

    • Enhanced bluetooth with wireless charging
    • Voice control system
  • Driver Aids

    • Cruise control
    • Electric Power steering with Servotronic
    • Front/rear park distance control
  • Driver Convenience

    • Stop/start button
  • Driver Information

    • Brake pad wear indicator warning light
    • Door/boot open warning light
    • Lights on warning
    • Oil temperature gauge
    • On board computer
    • On board diagnostics
    • Outside temperature display
    • Service interval indicator
    • Tyre puncture warning system
    • Wifi hotspot preparation
  • Driving Mirrors

    • Auto dimming driver's door mirror
    • Automatic dimming rear view mirror
    • Body colour door mirrors
    • Door mirror integrated indicators
    • Electric adjustable heated door mirrors
    • Electric folding door mirrors
  • Embellishment Trims

    • Air vents in bodycolour
    • Anthracite alcantara interior trim with black chrome finish
    • Instrument panel lower section in Merino leather
    • Instrument panel upper section in Nappa leather
    • Nappa leather upper door trim panel
    • Rear air vents in pearl chrome surround
  • Engine

    • Sport exhaust system
  • Entertainment

    • BMW professional radio/CD/MP3
    • DAB Digital radio
    • Harman/Kardon logic 7 surround sound system
    • USB/aux input socket
  • Exterior Body Features

    • Black kidney grille with chrome surround
    • Body colour bumpers
    • Body colour door handles
    • Carbo fibre rear lip spoiler
    • Carbon fibre front splitter
    • Carbon fibre rear diffuser
    • Carbon fibre roof
    • Door sill finishers
    • High gloss shadow line
    • Shark fin roof aerial
    • Titanium quad exhaust tailpipe finisher
  • Exterior Lights

    • Adaptive LED Headlights
    • Dynamic brake lights
    • Follow me home headlights
    • Headlight washers
    • High beam assistant
    • LED daytime running lights
    • OLED rear lights
  • Heating/Cooling/Ventilation

    • Automatic air conditioning
  • Interior Features

    • 12V sockets in front centre console and passenger footwell
    • 2 cupholders in front centre console
    • 4 boot load lashing points
    • 4 foldable grab handles - rear with clothes hook
    • Black nappa leather handbrake lever + alcanatra anthracite gaiter
    • Folding front centre armrest + storage
    • Front door storage bins with bottle holder
    • Front sliding armrest
    • Front/rear door armrests
    • Full Individual bicolour Merino leather upholstery
    • Gearshift paddles
    • Individual anthracite headlining
    • Leather gear knob
    • Lockable/illuminated glovebox
    • Multi-function controls for steering wheel
    • Rake/reach adjustable steering wheel
    • Rear storage compartment in multifunction centre console with sliding cover
    • Storage compartment in rear doors
    • Toolkit located in luggage compartment
  • Interior Lights

    • Front interior light
    • Luggage compartment lighting
  • Packs

    • Extended lights package - M3/M4 DTM/CS
    • Extended storage pack - M3/M4 CS/DTM
    • Media pack - Professional - M3
    • Non Smokers pack
  • Safety

    • 3 point seatbelts on all seats
    • Crash sensor
    • Driver/Front Passenger airbags
    • Front and rear head airbags
    • Front passenger airbag deactivation
    • Front seat side impact airbags
    • Front seatbelt pretensioners + load limiters
    • M Seatbelts
    • Rear child proof door locks
    • Seatbelt warning
    • Warning triangle and first aid kit
  • Seats

    • 3 rear seat head restraints
    • 60/40 split folding rear seat
    • Adjustable lumbar support
    • Electric front seats + driver memory
    • Front isofix attachment + airbag deactivation
    • Heated front seats
    • Height adjustable front headrests
    • Integrated rear head restraints
    • Isofix on 2nd row outer seats
    • M Sports seats
  • Security

    • Automatic drive away locking facility
    • Electronic immobiliser
    • Keyless Start
    • Remote central locking
    • Thatcham cat 1 remote alarm
  • Transmission

    • M differential lock
  • Vanity Mirrors

    • Driver/passenger sunvisors with illuminated vanity mirrors + covers
  • Wheels - Spare

    • M mobility system (flat-tyre repair system)