Chris Harris dishes on the M235i experience with limited slip differential (LSD) and M Performance Parts installed.
Photos from the recent Nurburgring 24 hour race and M Festival, as well as catching up with the American F80 M3 / F82 M4 European Delivery crew.
TAG Motorsports presents their F82 M4 coupe project car, which they call “BLACK BETTY.”
Check out what they’ve put on the car so far:
20″ MORR MS53
H&R Super Sport Springs
Brake calipers painted in Lamborghini’s new metallic red – Rosso Mars
Seat-backs matched in Rosso Mars red along with some other accents such as the shift knob and steering wheel trim surround
19″ HRE FF01 Wheels in both the Gloss Silver and Satin Black
20″ HRE RS103 wheels
We have made an extremely popular and useful thread to compare various F80 M3 / F82 M4 results to competitors!
For the most up to date post/data scroll from threads end backward!
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BMW announced today that it has informed the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) of the company’s intent to voluntarily recall all model year 2000 – 2006 BMW 3 Series vehicles, produced between May 1999 and August 2006, to replace the passenger-side front airbag as part of a worldwide recall. Potential problems with the airbag inflator which may rupture in vehicles produced by other manufacturers using similar systems from the same supplier have become evident in rare cases. BMW is not aware of a … CONTINUED
Check out this 1M Coupe single turbo build.
Here’s a good look at the BMW Individual Gold Brown merino leather interior with Piano Black trim.
We’ve just heard from BMWNA:
Moonstone Metallic is available on the M4 Cv as a special order, and will be a Priority 1 paint in the coming months … Pricing is $1950 MSRP, and we are currently booking special orders in the last week of August … please have your Client Advisor reach out and [we] will supply them with the paperwork that is required.
This is true for the following exterior colors (subject to confirmation via BMWNA):
This is a must see — gorgeous photoshoot featuring BMWs at a South African air force base.
Carlos Lagos reviews the 2015 M3 (F80 M3), complete with dyno runs at K&N, back to back with an E90 M3 dyno run for comparison.
The next generation 7 Series is due next year and while prototypes have been spotted since early 2013, the interior has not been seen until now. The major interior changes seen so far are:
• Floating (non-integrated) iDrive screen
• Fully digital gauges
• Elevated control panel (shifter / iDrive knob) in center console
• Larger shifter
Our previous info on the G11 7 Series:
It’s no secret that BMW has been on the forefront of weight reduction in volume production vehicles. Starting with their tie-up SGL Group and development … CONTINUED
A review of the BMW M4 by a C63 owner:
I had the opportunity to thoroughly test a new F82 M4 this afternoon. I was able to drive the car on both back roads and the highway. Traffic was minimal so I had plenty of room to have fun (within the bounds of the law, of course).
In short, I was floored (in a good way).
I’ll beef up the quick impressions I’m about to share here later. Feel free to throw out any questions as I’d … CONTINUED