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Consumer Reports auto experts report from the 2011 North American Auto Show in Detroit.
In The Spotlight
2011 BMW 1 Series M Coupe
What is it? The M Coupe is a high-performance model of BMW's already-sporty 1 Series, and will sit at the top of the 1 Series line with a starting price of $47,010. The M Coupe absorbs the chassis of the BMW M3 with the competition package, but it has been tuned specifically for the slightly smaller 1 Series-based M. It is wider, longer, and lower than the standard 1 Series coupe, but has the same wheelbase. During the transformation to M-spec, the car has lost about 77 pounds. Unlike its ...  More