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Mon dieu! We couldn't be closer to the launch of the V8-powered BMW M3 if it were already September, and we'd already gotten elbowed in the face by several score of French journos at the Paris motor show. The 400-something horsepower coupe will get a slightly longer wheelbase than the base 3-Series coupe to give it a near-equal weight distribution.

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