Purchased used 2.5 years ago with 35000
miles on it. Has run nearly flawlessly
since. Clutch slips a little if you do
some power shifting and beat on it, but
aside from that, the car likes to be
driven hard, and responds wonderfully.
Power, handling, design...
Well, BMW already improved on the E36's
with the new E46's. If you do purchase
a 95-99 M3, I'd suggest Sharking it
using Jim Conforti's software upgrade,
and a cold air intake. Those two items
will get you up to 265HP or so, and the
sound of the engine breathing is even