Follow this E46 M3 GTR project build thread, by m3dragon:
The following build thread is the conversion of an E46 M3 into an E46 M3 GTR Street Car. Unlike most “GTR” conversion, you see people make, this is meant to be as close to factory as possible using parts that are available today. Unfortunately, some parts will have to be aftermarket, as the OE parts are no longer made or were never available.
This build is planned to be completed hopefully within the next two years … CONTINUED
Here’s a rare sight – an E93 M3 fitted with a rollcage, by Carrozzeria.
Check out this first U.S. E91 Touring M3 Body Conversion.
At the 2014 Chicago Auto Show,BMW of North America today announced that just four months after the new third-generation BMW X5 arrived in US showrooms, it will offer a full complement of BMW M Performance Parts. BMW M Performance Parts are accessories now available for a wide variety of current models that enable the enthusiast to tailor their BMW to their individual tastes with a sporty, track-inspired character.
As with M Performance Parts already available, carbon fiber plays a prominent role with the exterior enhancements … CONTINUED
Photoshoot of Slicer’s E92 M3, modified by Mode Carbon, MRF Engineering, IND and Tag Motorsports.
Velos Designwerks showcases phase 1 of their 435i M Sport Coupe. This is what they’ve done to the car thus far:
- Gloss Black Kidney Grill
- Gloss Black Emblem
- Color Matched Reflector
- Lowered on H&R Super “Super” Sport Springs
- Painted M Sport Brakes
- Velos Designwerks Sticker (5 horsepower)
- Velos Designwerks Signature Series Monoblock Forged Wheels V1
Hand Brushed w/ tint | 20×9 & 20×10
- Pirelli PZero 255/30/20 & 285/25/20
BMW 435i M Sport Coupe riding on Velgen VMB5 and VMB8 wheels and lowered on H&R Supersport Springs (on Adaptive M Suspension).
Tokyo Auto Salon 2014, the major Japanese tuner/aftermarket show, is currently underway in Tokyo and we are there to bring you the BMW models on display!
The F30/F32 3 Series and 4 Series dominate this year’s array of BMWs, but there are still plenty of M3, M5, 5 Series, Z4 and E90/E92 3 Series being trotted out by major tuners.
Enjoy the views!
Check out some photos of the first F32 4 Series 435i lowered on KW V2 coilovers, and riding on 20″ forged wheels.
CAR Magazine shares their first drive review of the Alpina BMW XD3, Alpina’s first SUV/SAV. Their verdict?
To avoid further doubt, there’s the least subtle execution yet of Alpina badges and stripes, plus cabin stitching Liberace might have baulked at.
So while it’s high quality kit, this XD3 is neither the best of X3 nor the best of Alpina. For the life of us, we can’t see the point, despite its extraordinary performance.
First videos of the Gintani E90/E92 M3 Twin Turbo production kit build running.
Check out some beautiful photos of some supercharged E92 M3 coupes by AutoCouture Motoring.
We spotted this Police 4 Series at the BMW Welt the other night… It is a 428i from the “tune it safe” program with AC Schnitzer parts. The car has almost 300 PS from what we remember.
Our Hong Kong M135i members put together this aftermarket exhaust sound-off battle.
Here you can hear the stock vs M Performance vs Bastuck vs BCS vs Milltek exhausts.
Sights from the 2013 Performance Racing Industry show, a parts showcase show for the aftermarket racing industry.
THE BAHRAIN SUPER CAR CLUB hosted an Exotics Everywhere (Drive, Lunch and Sheesha) Meet on Saturday 7 December 2013.
They gathered at the Starbucks in Saar, Bahrain and the plan was to have a nice drive, to the Al Areen Palace Resort & Spa for some Lunch and Sheesha and photo shoot.
Here are the pics.
The M3 DTM headlights’ angel eyes / corona rings were a hit with BMW fans, with its squared off bottom and incomplete top ring.
Now OSS has come up with their aftermarket version mimicking the M3 DTM lights. Check ‘em out.
IND’s Green Hell makes a return with a feature in a Falken Tire commercial for Falken’s Azenis FK453 tires.
The ad features some great driving by Dai Yoshihara, a 14 year drift driver and 2011 Formula Drift Champion. Check it out inside!