BMW M3, M4 Competition Package Detailed in Stunning Photo Gallery

Jason Siu
by Jason Siu

BMW has released stunning photos of the M3 and M4 equipped with their new Competition Package.

Available on sedan, coupe and convertible models, the Competition Package adds numerous enhancements to these luxury sports cars, including a 19-horsepower bump, which brings the total to 444 in the U.S. or 450 in Europe. Retailing for $5,500 in the U.S., this package improves the zero-to-62 MPH blast by 0.1 seconds and includes an improved adaptive M suspension, which has been “extensively tuned to the enhanced performance handling, features new springs, dampers and anti-roll bars, along with reconfigured driving modes,” said the German automaker.

In addition, the standard Active M Differential on the rear axle and DSC Dynamic Stability Control have been configured to match the upgraded dynamics.

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The Competition Package also equipped the BMW M3 and M4 with exclusive multi-spoke 20-inch M alloy wheels mated to 265/30/20 front tires and 285/30/20 rear tires. Inside, cars so equipped also gain special lightweight M sports seats while the seatbelts are now woven-in with BMW M stripes.

Exterior highlights include the M sports exhaust with black chrome tips and BMW Individual high-gloss Shadow Line exterior trim. This high-gloss black finish can also be found on the cars’ iconic BMW kidney grille, side gills and model badging.

According to a press release from BMW UK, M3s and M4s equipped with the optional seven-speed M Double Clutch transmission can now go zero-to-62 MPH in just 4.0 seconds, while the M4 convertible does the sprint in 4.3. Models equipped with the standard six-speed manual benefit from a 0.1-second drop in acceleration time.

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Jason Siu
Jason Siu

Jason Siu began his career in automotive journalism in 2003 with Modified Magazine, a property previously held by VerticalScope. As the West Coast Editor, he played a pivotal role while also extending his expertise to Modified Luxury & Exotics and Modified Mustangs. Beyond his editorial work, Jason authored two notable Cartech books. His tenure at AutoGuide.com saw him immersed in the daily news cycle, yet his passion for hands-on evaluation led him to focus on testing and product reviews, offering well-rounded recommendations to AutoGuide readers. Currently, as the Content Director for VerticalScope, Jason spearheads the content strategy for an array of online publications, a role that has him at the helm of ensuring quality and consistency across the board.

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