Originally Posted by CanAutM3
The E36 portrayed here seems to be an ///M3. A bit of an unfair comparison...
It's not a ///M3.
The mirrors are wrong. They sold ///M packages for coupes and convertibles that had cosmetic bits but were not true ///M. The flag mirrors on the non-///M cars are a dead give away. The ///M3 had aerodynamic oval mirrors.