Video from Alpina featuring their new BMW D3 Bi-turbo. The newest 3 Series by Alpina features 350 bhp (257 kW) at 4,000 rpm and an impressive 700 Nm of torque between 1,500 and 3,000 rpm.
On this episode of The Downshift, the boys from Motor Trend and Tire Rack team up to test some tires. Do performance tires really make a difference? Our resident hot shoe Randy Pobst takes to the track with a BMW 328i, Mustang V6, Subaru BRZ and a truck load of tires to find out. Includes track times for each model and tire.
Chris Harris test and flogs the Alpine B3 F30 biturbo on the road and track. Verdict? See inside.
Daniel Falkenberg from Germany owns an exemplar of nearly every BMW 3 Series model. He keeps them in his backyard barn. Have a look at one of the most versatile collections of BMW 3 Series.
Supersprint has announced its quad exhaust system for the F30 328i. Here’s the relevant data:
Horsepower 245,9 Hp @ 5490 rpm
Torque 355 Nm @ 2305 rpm
Supersprint Exhaust System:
- Downpipe with Metallic catalytic converter 200 CPSI 987321
- Front pipe 987812
- Centre exhaust 987903
- Rear exhaust Right OO80 – Left OO80 987906
Horsepower 261,0 Hp @ 6460 rpm
Torque 368,6 Nm @ 4035 rpm.
Meisterschaft premium exhaust systems for the BMW F30 328i in GTC (EV Control) and GTS (Ultimate Performance) versions.
Check out specs, photos and videos inside.
Have a listen and look at the Borla exhaust system for the F30 328i sedan.
Akrapovic features its F30 335i Evolution Exhaust system in this feature video.
The Evolution Exhaust System is cat-back and constructed from austenitic stainless steel, with two central link pipes, new muffler design, and carbon fiber tail pipes.
The exhaust features dual-mode ECU-controlled valves which allows for stock-level sound at normal cruising, but a deeper/louder note during sportier driving. Specs and video inside.