Mark Jones
Road Test Editor
5 minute read
20 Mar 2021
8:21 am

BMW M3 & M4: Don’t judge this duo on face value

Mark Jones

Polarising styling apart, how good is this pair of Competition models?

New look is controversial but the performance of the new BMW M3 and M4 much more alluring.

If you haven't seen or read something about BMW’s new M3 and M4 Competition models by now you must be living under a rock. Without a doubt, these are the two most controversial models to launch this year. So much has been said of the front end styling that most have forgot what the rest of these cars are about. I am not going to pretend I am oblivious to the polarising styling. Is it conventional? Not a chance. Does it work? Yes and no. If you are looking for classic lines and want to fit in with the rest,...