BMW M3 vs Maserati GranTurismo S

Picture of BMW M3 (E46)
Picture of Maserati GranTurismo S
Category BMW M3 (E46)GranTurismo S
Engine layout 3.2 l R64.7 l V8
Max power (ps / bhp) 343 / 338439 / 433
Max torque (Nm / lb-ft) 365 / 269490 / 361
Curb weight (kg / lb) 1571 / 34631880 / 4145
Power / tonne (ps / bhp) 218 / 215234 / 230

Performance

Category BMW M3 (E46)GranTurismo S
0 - 100 kph 4.8 s4.5 s
0 - 200 kph 16.8 s17.2 s
1000 m 24.6 s23.2 s
Est. 100 - 200 kph 12.0 s12.7 s
0 - 100 mph 11.2 s11.0 s
Est. 1/8 mile 9.1 s @ 93.8 mph9.0 s @ 94.4 mph
1/4 mile 13.1 s @ 107.5 mph13.3 s
Top speed 250 kph (155 mph)298 kph (185 mph)
Est. max acceleration 0.64 g (6 m/s²)0.69 g (7 m/s²)

Summary

Category BMW M3 (E46)GranTurismo S
Track Performance 374400
Straight line speed 798872
Total 11721272

Verdict

GranTurismo S is the fastest by a small margin.

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Piorun  7y ago

Actualy im suprised that Maserati is faster than small and nimble M3


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BMWexpert  12y ago

old school BMW M3 still keeps up ;)