BMW M3 Touring (E46) Concept Car (diecast 1:18, Otto Models)

  • BMW M3 Touring (E46) Concept Car (from 2000)
  • Otto Models
  • 1:18
  • Showcase model / No engine
  • diecast
  • silver
  • OT981
  • Perfect mint condition
  • Original packaging exists
  • Not for sale
Limited to 4.000 pieces
 
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BMW M3 Touring (E46) Concept: A Technical Masterpiece

The concept car BMW M3 Touring (E46) captivates many car enthusiasts and model car collectors alike. It is based on the E46 generation, which was built from 1998 to 2006. The design and engineering work behind this concept aimed to combine the performance and sporty character of the M3 series with the practical functionality of a touring body. BMW's design chief Chris Bangle and the renowned engineer Hans-Joachim Stuck were instrumental in the development of this vehicle. The result was a car that, despite its practicality, did not have to compromise on the famous M3 dynamics. The body of the BMW M3 Touring (E46) featured distinctive lines and an aggressive front with the typical wide kidney grilles and large air intakes.

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The Otto Models 1/18 Scale Reproduction

The 1/18 model by Otto Models is a detailed replica of the original BMW M3 Touring (E46) concept car. As a collector's item, this model is highly valued for its precision and attention to detail. From the authentic silver paintwork to the finely crafted kidney grilles and air intakes, one can immediately see the manufacturer's dedication to detail accuracy. The wheels and sporty lowered stance are faithfully replicated, leaving little difference from the actual vehicle. The interior of the model showcases all the essential features of the original, including the sporty seats and detailed dashboard. Particularly impressive is the front with the accurate headlights and the distinctive hood with ventilation slits.

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Special Features and Technical Data of the Original

The BMW M3 Touring (E46) concept car is equipped with a 3.2-liter in-line six-cylinder engine that delivers 343 horsepower and a maximum torque of 365 Nm (269 lb-ft). This engine power allows for acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) in just 5.2 seconds. A notable feature of the E46 M3 is the SMG gearbox (Sequential Manual Gearbox), operated by paddle shifters on the steering wheel. The E46 M3 also features an M-specific suspension tuned for spirited driving and providing excellent ride comfort. Furthermore, the BMW M3 Touring (E46) is equipped with safety and technology features like DSC (Dynamic Stability Control), XDS (Electronic Differential Lock), and an advanced braking system.

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The Limited Edition of the Model

The 1/18 scale model car collected by neophyte1410 at Modelly is made of high-quality diecast material. This miniature model is exclusively produced by Otto Models and is limited to only 4000 pieces worldwide. This limitation makes the model a valuable collector's item that should not be missing in any collection. The precision with which this model was crafted is remarkable. From the shiny silver paint to the gleaming BMW logos and lettering – all details were meticulously replicated. The diecast material and elaborate production ensure an authentic look and feel. Every collector will appreciate the craftsmanship and high level of detail of this model, making it an essential piece for all fans of the BMW M3 Touring (E46).


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