Take one BMW Z3 M Coupe and then add an M5 V10 motor with all the toys. It was never really going to be slow was it? But 0-200mph in 18 seconds!? Awesome…

5.0 v10 s85b50 M6 engine, SMG gearbox. M6 rear suspension, M6 Differential, AP Racing breaks 362mm/front 370mm/rear, shocks Intrax RS, Performance cooling system. Light weight body including fenders, hood, dors. Tyres – Slick.

hat tip – o-60

For Phil it's all about the car, the quality of content and the story. Having experienced life on both sides of the automotive business, the unbridled urge to set up his own unique motoring website led to crankandpiston.com being founded in his spare room. The rest as they say is history.

Phil McGovern