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      02-04-2013, 08:54 PM   #23
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      02-04-2013, 10:46 PM   #24
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      02-05-2013, 09:14 PM   #25
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BMW Performance Exhaust is a big improvement over the stock M3 exhaust but it's still on a heavy side and we knew we need something lighter and high quality.

After talking to Michael from Akrapovic USA we knew that GT4 system is exactly what we needed. The weight savings are pretty impressive so we the goal was achieved!

This week the car continues to stay on a diet and the interior parts are being removed one by one



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      02-05-2013, 10:00 PM   #26
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      02-06-2013, 08:23 AM   #27
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OMG,i want that GT4 Xpipe ! PM a price plz
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      02-06-2013, 10:57 AM   #28
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Sweet project idea
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      02-06-2013, 10:58 AM   #29
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Sweet. Looks like an awesome project.
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      02-06-2013, 11:17 AM   #30
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Beautiful.
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      02-06-2013, 01:17 PM   #31
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      02-06-2013, 03:30 PM   #32
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Very nice, are you going to do the full interior?
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      02-06-2013, 04:03 PM   #33
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Very nice, are you going to do the full interior?
As full as it can be

Here is a nice piece - center arm delete





All parts are available to be ordred form us if anyone is interested

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      02-06-2013, 05:07 PM   #34
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Wow- this log is amazing. You are creating the machine that so many of us have dreamed of. I can't wait to see you guys finish this.
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      02-06-2013, 08:01 PM   #36
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Wow- this log is amazing. You are creating the machine that so many of us have dreamed of. I can't wait to see you guys finish this.
Thanks! We are trying
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      02-06-2013, 09:08 PM   #37
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The Hi-res pics are amazing! They are my slideshow wallpapers on PC. I catch myself just sitting and watching them my screen lol
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      02-06-2013, 11:38 PM   #38
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The Hi-res pics are amazing! They are my slideshow wallpapers on PC. I catch myself just sitting and watching them my screen lol
Haha ... Glad you like them!
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      02-06-2013, 11:43 PM   #39
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Replacing BMW Performance Exhaust with Akrapovic GT4 system saved us quite a bit of weight.
  • BMW Performance Rear Section - 36.5lbs
  • BMW X-Pipe - 39.5lbs
  • Akrapovic Rear Section - 24lbs
  • Akrapovic GT4 X-pipe - 9.5lbs

Total savings: 42.5lbs

Our goal is to reduce overall weight of the car by 165lbs. Seems like we have ways to go

The weight of the stock car with 1/2 tank of gas - 3585lbs

The weight of the car with Akrapovic GT4 system with 1/2 tank of gas - 3542lbs




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      02-07-2013, 12:20 AM   #40
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Loving this build! GT4 center section is sweet!

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This car getting the motorsport carbon side mirrors?
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      02-07-2013, 01:52 AM   #42
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This car getting the motorsport carbon side mirrors?
No ... Those look cool but designed for wide body m3 ...
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So glad I'm local and can go see this build in person!
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