Originally Posted by KingOfJericho
I beg to differ. You really have to wind out an M3 to feel the power but the low end torque in a tuned 135i will feel significantly faster and be much more practical and efficient.
And I have owned both.
2012 135i E82 MSport 6MT Jet Black
Previous BMWs - 2012 135i MSport LMB DCT(sold), 2011 X3 35i MSport VR (sold), 2009 M3 Sedan AW (sold), 2008 535xi MSport AW (sold), 2007 328xiT Barbera (sold), plus 11 others in the 70s & 80s.