• LOG IN
  • SIGN UP

« Back Double Up: e46 M3 + C63S Coupe

THIS PRIZE INCLUDES BOTH CARS BELOW AND £50,000 CASH.

Cash alternative for this prize is £133,000

BMW e46 M3

There are few cars loved by enthusiasts as much as the BMW M3.

The early e36 models have a keen following, but they're somewhat fragile now - see our videos with CarThrottle for proof - so the clever money is now in that car’s successor: the e46 M3.

Using a 3.2-litre straight-six engine with a lightweight crankshaft and graphite coated aluminium pistons, it revved to 8000rpm and put out 338bhp. Performance was brisk thanks to the 1450kg kerb weight, with 0-62mph taking just 5.1 seconds.

But the raw numbers only tell part of the story with the e46 M3 – the engine sings and screams its way through the rev range, there’s a delicious howl from the exhausts and the steering and handling are just sublime.

Add in the fact that there are four very usable seats, a big boot and (relatively) understated looks and you can see why the e46 M3 has such a huge following… 

Mercedes-AMG C63-S Coupe

The old Mercedes C63 AMG was a very popular car, but you could never really call it pretty. Purposeful, yes, but not pretty. So for the new model Mercedes has decided to take the glamorous S-Class Coupe and stick it on a hot wash!

The new C-Class Coupe gets the big brother’s rear end with slim lights and a pert tail, while the front gets the new corporate look. But this is the C63-S AMG, the top of the tree, so it has huge intakes, wider arches, bigger wheels, and oh yes, a 503bhp, 4.0-litre twin turbo-V8 giving serious performance and even more serious exhaust noise.

Plus for 2020 you don't need the AMG Driver's pack of old to hit the big numbers - the top speed is now an autobahn-crushing 180mph. Add in a stylish, luxurious interior and the new C63S Coupe takes the BMW M4 and beats it hands down in every category. We’ll take one in vibrant blue, please… 

 

 

 

 

As Seen in UK Airports Since 1999

Guaranteed Winner Every Week

1 Year Free Servicing and Insurance*

Cars Available in Left or Right Hand Drive

Free Shipping to Any Country Worldwide *