BMW M3 CSL vs Porsche 911 GT3

Picture of BMW M3 CSL (E46)
Picture of Porsche 911 GT3 (996 facelift)
Category BMW M3 CSL (E46)Porsche 911 GT3
Engine layout 3.2 l R63.6 l B6
Max power (ps / bhp) 360 / 355380 / 375
Max torque (Nm / lb-ft) 370 / 273385 / 284
Curb weight (kg / lb) 1385 / 30531380 / 3042
Power / tonne (ps / bhp) 260 / 256275 / 272

Performance

Category BMW M3 CSL (E46)Porsche 911 GT3
0 - 100 kph 4.8 s4.5 s
0 - 200 kph 16.7 s14.8 s
Est. 100 - 200 kph 11.9 s10.3 s
0 - 100 mph 10.8 s9.1 s
Est. 1/8 mile 9.1 s @ 93.8 mph8.8 s @ 96.3 mph
1/4 mile 13.0 s12.0 s
Top speed 250 kph (155 mph)306 kph (190 mph)
Est. max acceleration 0.64 g (6 m/s²)0.68 g (7 m/s²)

Summary

Category BMW M3 CSL (E46)Porsche 911 GT3
Track Performance 783786
Straight line speed 584800
Total 13671586

Verdict

911 GT3 is the fastest by a small margin.

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Karthick01  8y ago

No Suprise.


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Greg  12y ago

That was supposed to be 7:49 for the 996 GT3 on the 'Ring'.


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Greg  12y ago

996 GT3 actually ran a 7:48 on the Nurburgring.
www.supercars.net/PitLane?viewThread=y&gID=0&fID=2&tID=91836