Watch this amazing driving by Swiss Hillclimb Champion Albin Mächler in a BMW M4 Coupe, with full-onboard footage!
BMW will be adding another tire selection to the F80 M3 / F82 M4. Factory 19″ wheels can possibly come with Michelin Pilot Super Sport (as before) or Continental SportContact 5P
Been looking at the February BMW Parts system update and something new has popped up for the F80 and F82:
Factory fit 19″ tires can now be :
1)Michelin Pilot Super Sport (as before)
2) Continental ContiSportContact 5P
Speed ratings for both are the same. 18″ wheels remain with Michelin Pilot Super Sport only. … CONTINUED
We believe this is the first look and visual evidence of the F80 M3 LCI coming this Summer, to coincide with the F30 3 Series LCI. The Autogespot photographer calls this an M2 (F87) prototype, but we believe this is the F80 M3 LCI. The wide fenders and quad exhaust indicates this is an M model.
The strongest evidence this is the F80 M3 LCI are the tail lights, which although still camouflaged, look very similar to the revised LED tail lights seen on 3 … CONTINUED
This clip features the BMW M4 in action, fully loaded with BMW M Performance parts, which meets up with a Fire Orange F80 M3, also decked out in M Performance Parts.
The app shown in this clip is a concept, only.
Chris Harris has released a Christmas Special in which he picks the best car of 2014 out of an impressive array of cars – F80 M3, 918, GT3, F12, 458 Speciale, Trophy R, and V12 Vantage S.
Platte Form details their F80 M3 track build.
Commissioned by Maxxis tire, the goal was to build a street spec car with all bolt-on performance components while retaining full interior. The car is set up with JRZ Suspension and custom aero pieces with all fabrication work done in-house in our California facility. The areas of main focus on this project are suspension tuning, aerodynamics development, and the overall balance and track performance of the car.
The car is currently running with Global Time Attack … CONTINUED
First look at the beautiful Tanzanite Blue Individual paint on a F80 M3.
Beautiful F80 M3 from Taiwan, owned by BIMMERPOST member PNF. Modifications list:
- BMW performance electronic steering wheel
- BMW performance CF shift knob
- BMW performance CF shift knob base trim
- BMW performance CF hand brake
- BMW Advanced Car Eye
- Turn off the annoying auto-start/stop function.
- DVD player
-IND full front grill trim
-IND side gill
-IND M3 emblem gloss black
-BMW M Performance CF Rear Lip Spoiler
-BBS RID 19×9,ET22, 19×10 ET25 (weigh only 15.7lb for 19×9!)… CONTINUED
Watch how an F80 M3 and F82 M4 with upgraded turbos (on their S55 engine) perform in the latest Shift Sector races.
Supersprint has released its F80 M3 / F82 M4 exhaust system. The stock exhaust system, diameter 2x
Gintani has announced the release of their full F80 M3/ F82 M4 ECU tune. With full access to the DME (Engine ECU), they’ve achieved impressive power gains and unlocked features such as cold start delete and cat delete.
The stage 1 tune on a stock car produced over 60WHP & 70WTQ on their DynoDynamics Dyno with 91 octane and only a small PSI increase. This tune is a full ECU flash with no piggyback unit/Plug in box.
A great F80 M3 european delivery and performance center delivery journal by Doctor///M.
Here is another interview with new BMW M head, Fraciscus van Meel, by CAR, which provides us some more insight into the new M CEO’s philosophies and outlook on the M brand.
On whether there is a possibility of a BMW i8 M model:
‘I can see a marrying of BMW’s M and i brands, but I can’t see an i8M just now. There is a very close collaboration between M and i – we have an open-book policy, and each brand can look into the … CONTINUED
BMW M4 Manhart edition, Valvetronic IPE exhaust System without downpipes, fitted by MSL Performance. Here are the performance figures:
With only Manhart Tuning Box:
795.733 NM TRQ
With Manhart Tuning Box and IPE system without downpipe:
829.69 NM TRQ
F80 M3 photo shoot on the streets of Long Beach and lakebeds of Yermo.
You’ve seen the launch comparison, now watch as Steve Sutcliffe of Autocar takes the M4 versus the i8 around the track.
Photos from the most recent No Fly Zone Arizona 1/2mi Airstrip Battle, featuring some serious hardware, including the F80 M3 and F82 M4.
Tuner F80 M3, F82 M4, 228i and E36 M3 participate in the 2014 European Car Tuner GP. The relatively low powered E36 M3 nearly takes the win. See inside for the winner.