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      09-29-2012, 10:02 PM   #23
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I'm going crazy going back and forth between ATAK clips and Akra and Eisenmann. It sounds closest to Eisenmann race it seems, but with a bit more raspiness on the top end. What do you guys think?
My friend has a Eisenmann Race, but both of my friend and i think my Borla ATAK is better than his Eisenmann. I love my Borla, and you could tell when you are in front of my exhaust.
You may also ask Harold from the HP Autoweks. He installed my exhaust and my friend's exhaust.

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Since you have first hand experience with both, can you say more about why you like the atak more compared to the eisenmann? I'd be really interested to know.
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      09-29-2012, 11:32 PM   #24
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Nice, any drone?
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I couldn't live with the E. Race due to the drone. The Borla Atak I could've lived with, it doesn't drone. The E. Race sounds a tad more aggressive, the Atak is smoother sounding...similiar to an AA Signature.
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Since you have first hand experience with both, can you say more about why you like the atak more compared to the eisenmann? I'd be really interested to know.
There is a lot more volume with the ATAK over the Eisenmann Race, the sound of the ATAK is more throaty if that is your kind of thing. ATAK also drones and weighs less.
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There is a lot more volume with the ATAK over the Eisenmann Race, the sound of the ATAK is more throaty if that is your kind of thing. ATAK also drones and weighs less.
I'd rather have a bit more throaty than drone, I hate drone! Can you PM me an offer for an ATAK system for a 2012 E92 M3?
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There is a lot more volume with the ATAK over the Eisenmann Race, the sound of the ATAK is more throaty if that is your kind of thing. ATAK also drones and weighs less.
Are there any weight savings with the Borla ATAK? or does it weigh same as stock?
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Are there any weight savings with the Borla ATAK? or does it weigh same as stock?
About 20lbs lighter.
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Are there any weight savings with the Borla ATAK? or does it weigh same as stock?
The Borla is substantially lighter, but we didn't weigh it. I can try to find out from Borla.
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About 20lbs lighter.
Stock is 55 and Borla is 35.
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Stock is 55 and Borla is 35.
THANKS!! This looks like a great exhaust and is extremely tempting.
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