German automotive magazine, Auto Motor Und Sport, do a test drive on some models of origin of country racing circuit in Hockenheim, Germany. The model is 1M BMW, Audi TT RS, Audi RS5 Coupe, BMW M3 Coupe, and Porsche Cayman S.
Results are published in the magazine and quoted bmwblog.com, the BMW 1 M 1 second faster. "BMW 1M 1:14,1 min speed record (1 minute, 14.1 seconds), and the BMW M3 Coupe 1:14,2 seconds,"
However, when compared to the Audi TT RS, BMW 1M variant is almost 1 second faster. Models made by Audi's record speed 1: 15 minutes.
The Porsche Cayman S that uses a device to record speed manual transmission 1:14,3 min. While the Porsche Cayman with PDK automatic transmission posted speed 1:13,9 minutes.
BMW 1M, which was launched at the Detroit Motor Show 2011, in the United States, last January it has the ability to accelerate from rest to a speed of 100 kilometers per hour (kpj) or from 0-100 kpj in just 4.7 seconds. Acceleration from 0-200 kpj achieved in 17.2 seconds.
Understandably, 3,000 cc petrol engine twin-turbo six-cylinder engine capable of producing power diusungnya claimed 340 horsepower and maximum torque of 450 Newton meters.
Bursts of power for it thanks to the use of technology TwinPower BMW Turbo that combined with High Precision Injection and Valvetronic Fully Variable Valuable Management.