E60 M5 power for an E82 1 Series M wannabe.
The BMW 1 Series M is one of our favorite little cars—and we’re hardly alone in that assessment. The teeny Bimmer had grunt for days, was as tossable as a baseball, and looked just badass enough to scare away poseurs in tuned Civics while not drawing too much attention to itself. Unfortunately, it only lasted a single year in the U.S. market, with only around 2,700 examples built for the entire world’s seven billion human residents. (more…)