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E46 M3 (2001-2006) Engine: S54 - Max Hp: 333 hp at 7,900 rpm / 262 lb/ft at 4,900 rpm
Total Produced: 45,000+ - Years Produced: 2001 to 2006.


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Old Sun, Jun-24-2018, 09:49:32 PM   #1
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Went to VIR for the first time and had a blast!!! I love this track and can't wait to come back.
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Looks like a blast, what other tracks have you been to?

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sweet track, it's on my bucket list
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Where do you live OP that you were able to make a trip to VIR? It's my home track.
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This does look lively! I want to go this year after watching this!
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VIR is the best "local" (500 miles away) track. I try to go at least once a year.
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How does it compare to Road Atlanta? I honestly have a hoot at summit point in wv.
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How does it compare to Road Atlanta? I honestly have a hoot at summit point in wv.
Hoping to find out soon. I'm now almost equal distance from RA and VIR.
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So you've driven VIR right?
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vir is more technical than RA, both reward high horse power. I personally think vir is more fun because it's more about conserving momentum compared to race which is more a measure of courage.

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