Back in matte black.
After a 10-year absence, BMW is finally returning to DTM (Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters) in 2012 with the BMW M3 DTM racecar. The first two drivers that will pilot the 2012 BMW M3 DTM racecar will be Andy Priaulx (GB) and Augusto Farfus (BR). The M3 DTM racecaris based on the fourth-generation BMW M3 and will be powered by a naturally-aspirated 4.0-liter V-8 with a 480 bhp output, sprint from 0-62 in approximately 3 seconds, and reach a top speed of about 186 mph.
With Audi introducing a new A5 DTM racecar for the 2012 season and Mercedes-Benz hanging on to their C-Class DTM it should be a big battle in the upcoming DTM season. Check out the BMW DTM video for more info on the new Concept car!
2012 BMW M3 DTM Concept Car Video
2012 BMW M3 DTM Concept Car Gallery
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