View Single Post
      05-02-2013, 02:25 PM   #83
RingMeister01's Avatar

Drives: The Ultimate Driving Machine
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Manhattan, NY

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
Originally Posted by sparoz
Originally Posted by Z K View Post
Ohlins have some of the most beautiful build quality for suspension parts! Precision made in Japan. Very few components these days are built in Japan due to the high labor costs.

Wait until you drive on these. The ride quality and handling is exceptional. It's no wonder that many top end exotics like the Lamborghini, Ferrari and Pagani uses Ohlins.

I miss my Ohlins DFV from my previous car.
I am pretty sure these one come from Sweden not Japan. The Sweden Ohlins are supposed to have the higher quality than the Japanese ones. Not all R&Ts however comes from Sweden.
I highly doubt there is any differential between an Ohlins built in Japan or Sweden. Not certian what parts are made where, but Japanese manufacturing is super high quality and meticulous.
SILVER GRAY INDIVIDUAL M4 / E36 M3 (track) / E21 320i (M54 + 6 Speed Swap)

Last edited by RingMeister01; 05-02-2013 at 08:27 PM.