Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 66. Chapters: Ford Taurus, Honda Integra, BMW M3, Mercury Sable, Ford Aerostar, Opel Omega, Ford Festiva, Dodge Dakota, Hyundai Grandeur, Rover 800, Porsche 959, Nissan Pathfinder, Holden VL Commodore, Acura Legend, BMW 7 Series, Renault 21, Nissan Hardbody Truck, Citro n AX, Daewoo LeMans, Aleko, Yue Loong Feeling, Volkswagen Polo G40, SEAT Marbella, Volvo 480, Nissan Pintara, Dacia L stun, Vauxhall Belmont, Gillig Phantom, Daihatsu Leeza, Nyayo Car. Excerpt: The BMW M3 is a high-performance version of the BMW 3 Series, developed by BMW's in-house motorsport division, BMW M. M3 models have been derived from the E30, E36, E46 and E90/E92/E93 3-series, and sold with coup, sedan and convertible body styles. Upgrades over the qstandardq 3-Series automobiles include more powerful and responsive (yet at times smaller) engines, improved handling/suspension/braking systems, aerodynamic body enhancements, and interior/exterior accents with the tri-color qMq (Motorsport) emblem. Based on the 1986 model year E30 3-Series, the first M3 was introduced with a 2.3 L I4 S14B23 engine (also known as S14). The engine design was based on various BMW parts: basic block layout from the M10 4 cylinder (found in the 2002 and 320 series) overbored and reinforced to similar specifications of the BMW M88 inline-6. The valve train and head architecture from BMW's M1 and, later, M6 inline-6 cylinder was adopted for aggressive breathing. In contrast to later M3 iterations, the E30 M3 was campaigned by BMW as well as other racing teams including Prodrive and AC Schnitzer competing in many forms of racing including rally as well as German, British, Italian, Belgian, French, and Australian touring. The production of the E30 road car was to homologate the M3 for Group A Touring Car racing. It was to compete with the q2.3-16Vq-model of the Mercedes-Benz W201 19...Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
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