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      01-18-2013, 06:19 PM   #1
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This is long over due as it was my build from the summer but here it goes
This was one of the first 1M conversions on an M3

The mods used for this build-

ENGINE: S65 B40 4.0-litre 32v V8,
ESS VT2-600
Akrapovic slip on with carbon tips,
Challenge Race catless xpipe


CHASSIS: Rd springs, Rd sways, E36 Bump Stops, Volk TE37SL Custom Bronze

18x9.5F - 265/35/18, 18x10.5R- 295/35/18

Wrapped with nitto nto5


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ACM Headlight Blackout by Lightmodz,
ACM 1M3 Front Bumper mated with Slek 1M Lip,
Challenge Race Trunk,
Challenge Race Diffuser
Gloss Black Front Grills
Gloss Black Side Gills
Gloss Black M3 Badge


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BMW Performance Shifter,
BMW Performance Boot,
V1 radar hard wired

(The car is currently in acm for a complete makeover so stay tuned after winter)
Photo credit goes to Matt Petrie photography, if anyone needs a shoot in the ny, nj pa area I'll get you in contact
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      01-18-2013, 06:22 PM   #3
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Looks good. I love how my 1M bumper looks.
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      01-18-2013, 06:28 PM   #4
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Love the 1M bumper. Who did it? ACM?
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ACM 1M3 Front Bumper mated with Slek 1M Lip,
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Love the 1M bumper. Who did it? ACM?
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Same setup that I have.
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Love the 1M bumper. Who did it? ACM?
yes ACM
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Looks good. I love how my 1M bumper looks.
its pretty sweet
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looks awesome guys!! very well modded
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      01-18-2013, 06:47 PM   #10
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It was a great article on these 3 cars in performance BMW magazine over the summer I believe.

Just goes to show you that even though its essentially the same car, the aftermarket community for these cars (and BMW brand) has allowed every owner to make them truly their own and in some regard one a kind.

What is the 1M conversion bumper made out of? CFRP or CF?
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      01-18-2013, 06:48 PM   #11
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Awesome build brother looks awesome
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      01-18-2013, 06:48 PM   #12
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Your car looks awesome and sounds like a beast bro.Great work !
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RD springs really lowers that much...nice
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I love how the plenum looks! The car is modded tastefully!
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looks awesome guys!! very well modded
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It was a great article on these 3 cars in performance BMW magazine over the summer I believe.

Just goes to show you that even though its essentially the same car, the aftermarket community for these cars (and BMW brand) has allowed every owner to make them truly their own and in some regard one a kind.

What is the 1M conversion bumper made out of? CFRP or CF?
thanks! and it was actually made my chopping up an m3 and 1m bumper

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RD springs really lowers that much...nice
yeah, great ride also!
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thank you! always trying to be different
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just perfect !
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well done!
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well done bro, well done!!
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Great to see this here and not solely on Instagram...haha

I love the build man! I can't wait to see what transformation you have this year!
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This is sick!! This is the E90 that won the mode carbon giveaway contest right? Can't wait too see whats next!
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Looking good Alex. I can't wait to see what you have coming up for the spring.
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