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      01-21-2013, 01:45 AM   #1
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Smile Im back to the M Family....56k Beware

Hey guys, well i owned a 2009 6 speed E90 M3 a couple of years back and got into a several different cars after that 2010 GT-R, 2011 Q7 TDI, 2011 C63, and now i am back in a 2011 E-92 M3 DCT. I chose the DCT for DD but to be all honest i thought the 6 speed was smoother. I have some mods on the way for the E-92 but nothing crazy since she is my DD. Anyways im glad to be back in the M family and hope to learn and also share my experiences. So far i have taken her out to my local track H2R to get a time and man she is fun to drive, a bit slower than my EX c63 but then again that thing had 420whp and nt-05's.

My Ex alpine white E90



The new Mineral White E-92





The devil for M owners my Ex C63 AMG




Just for fun here is my track toy:












Here are some videos and times from my local track Harris Hill Raceway comparing my different cars.

Track: Harris Hill Road Mazda Raceway, San Marcos, TX

2011 C63 AMG (420WHP, H&R Coilovers, NT-05's, Pagid Pads: 1:29.5

2010 R-35 GT-R (590 WHP): 1:26.1

2011 BMW E92 M3 DCT (Stock): 1:31.8

2013 Scion FR-S (183 WHP, Weight Reduction, Full Suspension, RS3'S, AP BBK, Mild Aero): 1:28.8

My E92 M3 DCT H2R VIDEO:


Back when i had less mods in the fr-s chasing a friend's e92 dct m3:


H2R Time attack with FR-S best time so far:
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      01-21-2013, 01:55 AM   #2
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Awesome vids man... Really enjoyed that last one
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      01-21-2013, 02:29 AM   #3
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What a nice lineup.
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      01-21-2013, 02:41 AM   #4
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Great set up bro and congrats on the new E92. Do you prefer the E92 over your old E90?
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      01-21-2013, 02:44 AM   #5
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Congrats!

Two questions...why the switch? And is the FR-S as rewarding to drive as everyone says?
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      01-21-2013, 02:45 AM   #6
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I love your car collection very impressive
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      01-21-2013, 02:56 AM   #7
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Thanks for sharing. Love the 86 FR-S and are you planning to drop a to 2JZ engine in it? The FR-S will be a lot fast and an amazing track car.
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      01-21-2013, 03:18 AM   #8
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      01-21-2013, 06:20 AM   #9
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Nice listing of car very impressive, what happened to he GT-R?
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      01-21-2013, 08:11 AM   #10
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Nice pics and vids, but for the sake of posterity - it's 56k
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      01-21-2013, 09:13 AM   #11
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Very nice arsenal you got there.
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      01-21-2013, 09:14 AM   #12
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sweet group of cars!
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      01-21-2013, 10:14 AM   #14
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I love the FR-S. What do you think about it as a dedicated track car? Seems like the M3 could be just as fast and still streetable. i've been thinking about using one as a track car, as well, so I'm curious on your thoughts.
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      01-21-2013, 10:31 AM   #15
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enjoy! this is impressive
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      01-21-2013, 10:56 AM   #16
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Nice collection. Congrats!
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      01-21-2013, 11:17 AM   #17
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Man that friend of yours really knows how to drive that E92 DCT LOL!! Had a blast that day, we need to repeat!!
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      01-21-2013, 11:20 AM   #18
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nice! at least you got to try out different cars
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      01-21-2013, 11:24 AM   #19
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Nice stable, there. Pretty impressive times with the FRS. I also swapped my C63 for an M3. I found the M3 a lot more involving to drive, although it is a 6 speed. Not sure if I would have unloaded the AMG if it was also a manual.
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Nice pics and vids, but for the sake of posterity - it's 56k
For the sake of posterity times 2. Who still uses dial up?
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      01-21-2013, 11:47 AM   #21
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      01-21-2013, 11:49 AM   #22
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AP Racing BBK FTW on your FR-S. Nice !
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