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
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.
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
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.
Follow along with TomElektro as he shares his hardcore E92 M3 track car build experience with the BIMMERPOST community.
We’ve shown you BMW-centric cars from the Essen Motor Show, now see the rest of the show!
The new 3D Design program was just released by 3D Japan! The 3D Design F8X M3/M4 program will take a different manufacturing approach than previous chassis. All pieces will be 2×2 twill weave and more importantly pre-preg construction. This manufacturing process will allow 3D Design to offer an even higher quality material finish. The program will consist of a front lip, rear diffuser, trunk spoiler, side skirt set, suspension, and of course their billet aluminum pedal set.
BR-Performance claims to have cracked the Fxx generation of BMW ECU, resulting in some very impressive tuning numbers. Their latest results are from the F10 M5, which net a 200hp gain from the factory 560hp.
Fall Line Motorsports, via IND, introduces their F80 M3 / F82 M4 performance parts program. The items now being built by Fall Line Motorsports will be a part of an ever-expanding parts catalog, which will continue to grow as Fall Line gears up to race the F8x M cars at the professional and club levels.
Here are the products revealed so far:
JRZ RS line of dampers
Fall Line front mono ball kit
Fall Line race toe link kit
Fall Line Rear Upper control … CONTINUED
Pure Turbos announces their S55 PURE Stage 2 Turbo Upgrade, which has begun installation and is currently testing on an M4 test car.
- Upgraded Billet Compressor Wheel
- Upgraded Turbine Wheel
- Upgraded Thrust Bearing with increased thrust bearing surface area
- CNC Ported Compressor Housing Inlet Elbows
- CNC Machined Aerodynamic Compressor Bullet Nose
Follow the updates inside.
F80 M3 rolling shots, in the wet.
Great looking F80 M3 build by Richy Rich. Featuring:
Mods thus far:
Satin Clear Bra
Spectra Photosync Tint (35% all around, including windshield)
M Performance kidneys
IND front reflectors
IND side gills
JB4 (Map 7)
Installing next week:
Secondary cat delete
Extended wheel studs
Installing in two weeks:
ONEighty black headlights
M Performance spoiler
AC Schnitzer splitters
M Performance side skirts
M Performance carbon mirrors
In near future:
3″ Turbo back exhaust (not TPG)
M Performance wheel
M … CONTINUED
Exhaust Valve Mod Comparison Video – Duelling F80 M3: factory versus modified exhaust valve.
Great video by a BIMMERPOST member showing various modes and sounds of the M Performance Exhaust for the BMW M4 – revs / inside / outside / flybys.