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Vorsteiner has presented their project based on a 2008 BMW M3 Sedan – E90. It features high performance brake system including four new Brembo 380mm crossed drilled rotors complete with six-piston calipers at the front and four-piston ones at the back. There is also a set of sport H & R springs and sway bars that give the M3 some more rigidity and a lower stance.
The exterior features Vorsteiner GTS3 Carbon Fiber Front Bumper that comes with an air splitter, and a Vorsteiner Carbon Fiber Boot Lid. The rear also gets a Carbon Fiber diffuser for an overall complete feel. (more…)
The memories created when modifying a car is something the owner will hold on to forever. For enthusiasts, the transformation of their car is similar to watching your kids grow up. It’s a mix of emotions, both good and bad but in the end you realize it was all worth it.
We begin with the wheels, as a set of PUR 4OUR DEPTH are featured on Project Exkalaber. PUR Wheels is known for creating an exclusive line for Ferrari and Lamborghini applications, so it a bit out of the ordinary to see them on this M5. We took a standard twenty-two inch Lamborghini application, which has a bolt pattern of 5×112 and had them professionally re-drilled to 5×120. As a result of that, we have the first ever set of PUR’s on a M5. (more…)
- New BMW M GmbH product range based on current BMW models; BMW M Performance Automobiles complement the model family with their clear focus on sports performance combined with unrestricted everyday usability and outstanding efficiency; new product category launches with four models: BMW M550d xDrive Sedan,
BMW M550d xDrive Touring, BMW X5 M50d and BMW X6 M50d. (more…)
Vorsteiner has announced their GTRS3 program for the BMW M3 Coupe. It includes a complete wide body kit and some other nice upgrades.
The widebody kit includes front and rear bumpers (rear end diffuser included), flaring wheel arches and extended side skirts, all made from carbon fiber, adorn the M3. The hood and boot lid have been completely replaced and some piping has been done as well. There are big air scoops everywhere and stainless steel quad exhaust system.
The tuned M3 rolls twin 7-spoked, 3-piece Concave Forged Mesh wheels from Vorsteiner’s V-308 line. Sizes come in both 19″ and 20″. (more…)
The upgrades for 1M Coupe include 30 mm lowering sports springs, boot lid spoiler, roof spoiler, aluminium pedals and HARTGE floor mats in black velour.
The German tuner offers a re-mapped ECU and stainless steel rear silencer with dual round tail pipes – diameter 80 mm giving the standard 3.0-liter N54B30A twin-turbo engine – 61HP and 30Nm more – 401 HP (295 kW) and 530 Nm (391 lb-ft), instead of 340 HP (250 kW) and 500 Nm (369 lb-ft) of torque.
0-200 km/h (124mph) sprint at 11.34 seconds which is 2.18 seconds faster than the stock 1M. (more…)
The engine receives an extra control unit that amps the power from 245hp to 295hp. The maximum torque is now 410Nm. Top speed is still limited to 250 km/h but zero to one hundred happens in 5.7 seconds – .2 of a second less.
The suspension has been lowered thanks to a spring kit provided by Schnitzer and the choice of wheels is mind boggling: AC Schnitzer wheels Type IV BiColor and silver, Type VI and Type VIII in 18 , 19 and 20-inch sizes. The Type VIII are also available in BiColor – lacquered silver with bright turned aluminium accents. (more…)
The M5 is powered by a twin-turbo 4.4-liter V8 engine which has been tuned to 620HP (456 kW) and 790 Nm (582 lb-ft) of torque. This is a little less than the G-Power M5, but still an increase of 60 HP and 40 Nm. 0-100 km/h in 4 seconds and a top speed of 305 km/h (190 mph).
The ACS5 features aerodynamic package including a carbon front spoiler, chromed front grille, rear roof spoiler, rear spoiler and carbon rear diffusor. The “Magic Blue” and silver exterior finish plus, AC Schnitzer side graphics and ACS5 Sport” logo complete the package. (more…)
The long awaited V-MS Program for the 5 Series is officially launched.
The aero package for the V-MS components includes a lightweight pre-preg autoclave carbon fiber front spoiler, rear spoiler, and rear diffuser built to be functional and fashionable at the same time. A lightweight sport exhaust system adds a distinct exhaust note to the 5 series that gives it an extra grunt and performance to the vehicle.
Last but not least, wheels are specifically built for the F10 are available in 20 or 21 inch 1-piece forged aluminum. (more…)