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      12-26-2012, 10:05 PM   #23
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Bienvenue sur le forum. felicitation pour la voiture ;D
Elle doit surement bcp te manquer ds cet etat la
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      12-26-2012, 10:53 PM   #24
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very nice, this is going to be a great build!
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      12-26-2012, 11:07 PM   #25
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Tennis ball yellow excellent choice.
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      12-27-2012, 12:33 AM   #26
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Great start...
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      12-27-2012, 03:12 AM   #27
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Thanks for your message, thanks
the color is the green KAWASAKI "the lime green"

So, i give us some pictures about the put down for suspension KW Competition 3 way and the BBS RC301

























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      12-27-2012, 03:23 AM   #28
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very nice!
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      12-27-2012, 04:35 AM   #29
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Great work, just to clarify was the 1560kg weighing the before-modify weight?
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      12-27-2012, 06:16 AM   #30
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Great work, just to clarify was the 1560kg weighing the before-modify weight?

Yes that's correct !
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Great work, just to clarify was the 1560kg weighing the before-modify weight?
Yes just with half of tank gazoline and complete AKRApovic exhausts
My car didn't have more option just a basic French Pack
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      12-27-2012, 08:47 AM   #32
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Nice! Congrats on the new project

Please don't forget to post before and after weights.
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Nice. That's hardcore racing intentions. I'm curious did you weigh the car before and after? Curious to how many kg you shaved off?
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Great work, just to clarify was the 1560kg weighing the before-modify weight?
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Yes just with half of tank gazoline and complete AKRApovic exhausts
My car didn't have more option just a basic French Pack

The 1560kg from the third pic in the first post--very interesting, and confirmed by devotec as a before weight. Once again, our cars seem to be a bit lighter than the published specs. (Assuming that weigh station scale was properly calibrated.)

Exciting build. Looks great and I love the wheels. Good luck with it.

One other thought--do our cars come with too much nose-down rake from the factory? In devotec's above photos with the KW suspension installed and set up, his car has a more neutral stance, with the rear sitting low over the wheels. This looks proper, and is similar to what true race-prepped E92 M3s look like (Grand Am Rolex series, Continental series, various NASA club cars I've seen).
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      12-27-2012, 09:28 AM   #33
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wow this is awesome!
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      12-27-2012, 10:11 AM   #34
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The 1560kg from the third pic in the first post--very interesting, and confirmed by devotec as a before weight. Once again, our cars seem to be a bit lighter than the published specs. (Assuming that weigh station scale was properly calibrated.)

Exciting build. Looks great and I love the wheels. Good luck with it.

One other thought--do our cars come with too much nose-down rake from the factory? In devotec's above photos with the KW suspension installed and set up, his car has a more neutral stance, with the rear sitting low over the wheels. This looks proper, and is similar to what true race-prepped E92 M3s look like (Grand Am Rolex series, Continental series, various NASA club cars I've seen).
EU weight (which incl driver + luggage and 90% fuel) is approx 1655kg from memory so if you take out 68kg for a driver and 7kg for luggage and potential some amount of fuel on the assumption OP didn't weigh the car with a fuel tank then I guess it sounds about right.

Don't know about too much rake from factory, my stock setup seems pretty neutral!
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      12-27-2012, 04:24 PM   #36
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Cool project.
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What in the world is going on on that rear spring?
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      12-28-2012, 08:11 AM   #38
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Good luck with the project
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      12-28-2012, 08:18 AM   #39
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cool build

question, Did you have to remove the dash to remove the carpet,or just the lower center console part?
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      12-28-2012, 08:37 AM   #40
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      12-28-2012, 08:47 AM   #41
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Awesome.....Nice work. Can't wait to see videos
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      12-28-2012, 08:49 AM   #42
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Nice Works good job

I hope I'll see this ringtoy soon

Good luck ...
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      12-28-2012, 08:51 AM   #43
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I'm SO loving the color combo!!!
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