Manhart Racing has released details of their take on the BMW E92 M3. They have taken the 5.0 litre V10 engine out of the BMW E60 M5/E63 M6 and managed to squeeze it into the front of the E92 M3.
Manhart however did not just stop their modifications there, they have added the seven speed SMG gearbox, DMW steering system and a quad titanium exhaust system. On top of this they have removed the speed limiter allowing you to reach a top speed of 334km/h (208mph), out of the 550hp V10 capable of acceleration from 0-100km/h in 3.9 seconds.
On the styling front, Manhart have added a new front splitter, rear spoiler and rear diffuser to the bodywork. A Bilstein coilover suspension set up has also been fitted as have 20 inch BBS ‘Challenge R’ wheels. Inside the car they have added Carbon Fibre trim, alcantara and leather upholstery and a new steering wheel that features “with illuminated rocker switches, ¼ mile and side acceleration displays”.
Price of this conversion is available on request at Manhart Racing