BMW of North America today announced the 2013 M3 Coupe Lime Rock Park Edition, of which 200 copies will be built this summer. Priced from $70,995 including $895 Destination and Handling, the M3 Coupe Lime Rock Park Edition is themed aroundf the historic Lime Rock Park racing circuit located in northwestern Connecticut. Deliveries are planned to begin this September.
The BMW M3 Coupe Lime Rock Park Edition will be constructed on the foundation of the BMW E92 M3 Coupe, now in its fourth generation, with enhancements selected through collaboration with Skip Barber and Lime Rock Park. Each car will be painted in Fire Orange and features Anthracite and Black cloth seating with Nappa leather trim. The Competition Package is fitted.
Also in the standard equipment profile will be a lightweight inconel-titanium exhaust muffler, carbon fiber front and rear aerodynamic aids, and an Anthracite Alcantara-covered, flat-bottom steering wheel. Each M3 Coupe Lime Rock Park Edition will be identified by a numbered plaque located on the center console, a decal on the left-rear quarter window, and a certificate of authenticity.
Lime Rock Park is one of America’s most recognized road racing venues since its opening in 1957. Listed on the National Registry of Historic Places by the National Park Service, the track is 1.5 miles in length, has seven corners and more than seven stories of elevation change. The track is constructed in a natural valley in the Berkshire Mountains of northwest Connecticut.