Originally Posted by propr'one
although i respect your opinion, the e30 m3 is an e30, which is the designation for a model of 3 series. ditto for all other m3's.
I'm not stating my opinion, that's the history of BMW whether anyone agrees or disagrees.
e30 is a chassis designation not a series. yes, the 3 series did use the chassis, and so did the M series for their M3.