With the M3 Touring, BMW skipped the bottom mannequin and jumped straight to the warmer Competitors model. The M division additionally added customary xDrive into the combination, due to this fact creating one of many quickest wagons ever developed. Nevertheless, some house owners have an insatiable thirst for extra energy, and with the M3 CS Touring not anticipated to reach till 2025 on the earliest, the tuning scene is making an attempt to quench that thirst.

That brings us to this video of an M3 Touring that has had its S58 engine massaged to ship extra energy. The dual-turbo, inline-six 3.0-liter now boasts an Eventuri carbon fiber air consumption and breathes higher courtesy of customized downpipes from Aulitzky with HJS 200 cell sport catalyst. Because the modded wagon is registered in Germany, it should move the native Technischer Überwachungsverein (Technical Inspection Affiliation), so all of the adjustments have TÜV approval.

Courtesy of the aftermarket upgrades, the six-cylinder engine now produces someplace within the area of 625 hp, which is sort of a bump contemplating a inventory M3 Touring has 510 hp on faucet. Placing the unlocked horsepower to the check, the go-faster wagon was pushed onerous on an unrestricted part of the Autobahn the place it briefly hit 310 km/h (193 mph) at one level.

There’s extra to the story than outright high velocity because the further oomph pays dividends particularly beneath onerous acceleration. That is additionally partially doable additionally because of a brand new software program tune for the eight-speed computerized transmission to allow faster gear shifts. Take into account that we’re not coping with a massively complicated or costly tuning package deal, so much less is certainly extra. After all, it’s solely a matter of time earlier than M3 Tourings will probably be pushed to 700 or 800 horsepower. If the customized M3 Sedan GT4 we talked about not too long ago is any indication, 900 hp on the wheels is feasible.

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