BMW M3 Champion Edition celebrates DTM win

BMW Motorsports finished this year’s DTM winning in three categories – driver’s title, manufacturer’s title and team title. The team was successful at the 2012…

BMW Motorsports finished this year’s DTM winning in three categories – driver’s title, manufacturer’s title and team title. The team was successful at the 2012 DTM in a BMW M3. To celebrate the win, BMW will be producing special Champion’s Edition totaling just 54 models with production commencing from early 2013.

BMW M3 limited edition will be priced at around €99,000 (US$130,000 or Rs 69.67 lakhs). It has been designed to resemble the BMW DTM racecar driven by Canadian driver, Bruno Spengler during the 2012 season. BMW M3 DTM Champion Edition is seen in an all black exterior with a Frozen Black metallic paint with matte black wheels. Distinctive BMW M stripes continue across the carbon roof to its decklid while fenders and rear quarter window decals are given race car accents.

Interiors will be seen with door sill elements matching Spengler’s helmet design while his signature and car sequence number will be seen on the vehicle’s instrument panel. This special edition will also sport Alcantara steering wheel, handbrake levers embroidered with “M Power” lettering and Novillo leather trims in contrasting Palladium Silver.

BMW M3 DTM Champion Edition will be produced from BMW’s Regensburg plant as well as BMW M GmbH factory from February 2013. For more information, scroll down.