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The BMW 3.0 CSL has returned in a modern interpretation of the 1970s race car that won the European Touring Car Championship in 1973. Channeling decades of racing expertise into an exclusive limited edition, the new 3.0 CSL has undergone hundreds of hours of aerodynamic testing to shape its track-ready exterior that has been finished in a livery that required the company to create a paint process that was created specifically for this car. One of the most eye-catching details is the unique kidney grille that features lattice-shaped inserts and frames that are finished in satin aluminum. 

The muscular wheel arches are home to a set of forged light-alloy wheels in a gold-colored paint finish, which all sit inside a Micheline tire that has the number 50 embossed in the sidewall to denote the 50th anniversary of M. And you can't build a 3.0 CSL without the signature wing, a component that generates additional downforce alongside a carbon diffuser in the rear apron. Powering the car is the most powerful straight-six to ever be used in a road-legal BMW, producing a total of 560 hp and 404 lb-ft of torque. Additional features include a six-speed manual, rear-wheel-drive, an M carbon ceramic brake system, M Traction Control, and M carbon full bucket seats.


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