Originally Posted by JasonCSU
Why is everyone so adamant that it be called "M1"? Who cares what the hell they call it as long as the performance is there.
Because the perception will be... that it's just a bastardized 135i and not a true M car.
I'm not hung up on badges, I just don't want to go through the BS of explaining why BMW did what they did to every frickin person that says, "If that's an M car, why didn't they call it an M1?"
More for my own sanity.