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      05-22-2012, 02:01 PM   #1
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Vorsteiner gts 5 or Gintani aero kit

i feel like this is one of the biggest decisions i have to make when it comes to my car. i was getting ready to order Gintani aero kit and then Vorsteiner released the GTS 5 bumper and now i cant decied if i want the front bumper or should i just get the gintani aero kit.

GTS 5 Bumper


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now i luv the idea of have one of the 75 bumpers being made, that if i make up my mind in time ! but i still cant decide if i really want it.

so i would like if you guys share your thoughts on both... my car is AW
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      05-22-2012, 02:16 PM   #2
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The GTS5 bumper is one of the best looking bumpers we've gotten to lay our eyes onm and we've seen plenty of beautiful M3s come through our facility.

Here are some shots, maybe it'll help with your decision







Feel free to ask any questions you might have about the Vorsteiner GTS5 Bumper
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      05-22-2012, 02:23 PM   #3
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i actually sent you guys an email to get a quote
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      05-22-2012, 04:46 PM   #4
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The GTS5 bumper is one of the best looking bumpers we've gotten to lay our eyes onm and we've seen plenty of beautiful M3s come through our facility.

Here are some shots, maybe it'll help with your decision







Feel free to ask any questions you might have about the Vorsteiner GTS5 Bumper
When will this be available?
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      05-22-2012, 05:01 PM   #5
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When will this be available?
The first batch of about 15 bumpers is due for early August, and most of them have already been taken!
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      05-22-2012, 05:31 PM   #6
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IMO, the Gintani aero kit looks like crap (quality and fitment wise).
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      05-25-2012, 03:30 AM   #7
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IMO, the Gintani aero kit looks like crap (quality and fitment wise).
I second that, and the front lip points up , creating "up force" lmao
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      05-26-2012, 08:28 PM   #8
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What rims are those
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      05-26-2012, 08:29 PM   #9
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Quote:
Originally Posted by david @ eas
The GTS5 bumper is one of the best looking bumpers we've gotten to lay our eyes onm and we've seen plenty of beautiful M3s come through our facility.

Here are some shots, maybe it'll help with your decision







Feel free to ask any questions you might have about the Vorsteiner GTS5 Bumper
What rims are these sorry?
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      05-26-2012, 10:42 PM   #10
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What rims are these sorry?
check the vort site, center caps pretty much say it all..
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      05-27-2012, 12:51 AM   #11
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IMO that bumper has way too much going on, its like a 1M bumper gone mad
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      05-27-2012, 02:20 AM   #12
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IMO, the Gintani aero kit looks like crap (quality and fitment wise).
Do you know this from personal experience?
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i know someone is already making replica of this gts 5 bumper and it will be way cheaper lol
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i think it will look much better if u paint the black over the vents
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      05-29-2012, 04:17 PM   #16
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Do you know this from personal experience?
I have seen it installed in person. The parts were wavy and had poor fitment.
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What rims are these sorry?
Those are Vorsteiner VS110 wheels in Textured Gunmetal, 19x10 front, 19x11 rear.

Feel free to contact me directly if interested in a set.
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my vote ( Vorsteiner ) I like it. If I get it im going to custom it .
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IMO that bumper has way too much going on, its like a 1M bumper gone mad
^ This

If your going to go with something like that then I'd check out the combo 1M bumpers that a few places are doing they look great....
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IMO that bumper has way too much going on, its like a 1M bumper gone mad
+1. Those extra vents look forced so they could have a 'new' bumper– just looks like clutter to me.
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Personally, my favorite is the Vorsteiner GTS3 bumper. I think it is the cleanest looking aftermarket front end for the M3.

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Guys also take note that the gts5 bumper only will be made in a 1x1 weave. Therefore, of you have a different weave on your vehicle and want to show some of the carbon on the bumper that may be a decision maker. I know the e92s carbon roof is a 1x1 so that works for all e92s with that set up. Just food for thought.
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