Some sights from one of the BMW Ultimate Driving Experience events being held around the country. This one was put on in Alameda, California.
The event brings some of BMW’s latest models to the public for test drives and even autocrossing.
Equipment of Vehicle: The vehicle is a 2015 F80 M3 with no options except m-adaptive suspension. That means 18″ wheels, 6 manual trans, etc. and carbon fiber roof
Fuel: The tank had 3 gallons in it INCLUDING THE RESERVE at the time of weighing. This was confirmed by filling up AFTER the weigh in and putting in 12.89 gallons.
Miscellaneous Items in Car: removed everything from the vehicle not physically screwed down. No manual, no extra quart of oil in the trunk, no trunk net, etc.
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Another BMW M4 stacked with M Performance Parts arrives, this time to a lucky owner down under (Australia). Oh, and check out that garage!
KW 3 Way Suspension (three spec)
Steel Brake Lines
BMW M Performance Front Splitter
BMW M Performance Carbon Rear Spoiler
BMW M Performance Side Skirts
Apex EC7 wheels 18×8.5 ET35
(It will run Pilot Sport Cups/ Dunlop Dirreza for track 235/40/18)
10mm spacer for the front
BMW Alcantara Steering Wheel
BMW Black Kidney Grills
Nick Murray shares with us his great video review of his BMW M4 coupe after 6 weeks of ownership.
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Stunning photoshoot featuring a beautiful Mineral White M4 with H&R springs and M Performance Parts.
Mods so far:
- BMW M Performance Splipperts CF
- BMW M Performance LIP (painted gloss black)
- BMW M Performanace interior trims
- BMW M Performance kidney grills
- H&R springs for BMW M4 (H&R ID: 28877-2)
- painted reflectors (rear)
- Wheels: ZP.SIX Deep Concave 20″
FR: 8,5J x 20″ ET12
RE: 10J x 20″ ET35
Mods to come:
- AKRA Evolution or M Performance exhaust
- KW DDC (ordered)
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The F85 X5 M has been spotted in testing since late 2012, and the F86 X6 M has now bared nearly all in our latest spy photos.
It’s not difficult to identify this next generation X6 M as it bears the tell-tale M model signs – huge front air intakes, more aggressive sideskirts and rear diffuser, blue M brakes, and cross drilled rotors (the first for any X6 model). The newest M styling trends are also evident — the double-slatted kidney grilles and the angled … CONTINUED
We share with you an exciting first look at the G11 7 Series production headlights! As you can see, the new L-shaped lights are inspired by the recent BMW concept cars such as the Vision Future Luxury Concept and X4 Concept and present a fresh and modern evolution of the BMW corona rings / angel eyes. Laser light versions are said to be coming as an option on the G11 7 Series and upcoming G30 5 Series. We’ll also likely see models that come … CONTINUED
Official info released on the F80 M3 / F82 M4 M Performance exhaust silencer:
The Original BMW M Performance exhaust system has been developed and tested in its entirety at BMW in collaboration with various technical departments and BMW M-GmbH. The development was subject to the highest BMW engineering requirements and state of the art manufacturing processes, superior to other aftermarket products.
The entire silencer system is ‘Made in Germany’.
18 30 2349 921 (one P/N for F80/82/83)
18 30 2358 110 (MPP carbon tailpipe finisher – … CONTINUED
BBMW of North America will introduce a new campaign, BMW Innovations, which will highlight how the range of BMW vehicles share several key technology features with the visionary BMW i8, a plug-in hybrid high-performance vehicle. The BMW i8, with the “i” standing for innovation, exhibits futuristic design and groundbreaking technology built upon BMW’s storied history.
“Innovation is at the core of everything we do. Following in the lead of the BMW i8, which epitomizes innovation, we are elevating the technology across our entire range of … CONTINUED