BMW M3 Forum (E90 E92)

BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Go Back   M3Post - BMW M3 Forum > E90/E92 M3 Technical Topics > Engine, Transmission, Exhaust, Drivetrain, ECU Software Modifications
 
Evolve Automotive
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      04-10-2008, 01:54 PM   #1
edzilla
First Lieutenant
13

 
Drives: 03 M3
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Southern California


Posts: 362
iTrader: (6)

Gruppe-M Titanium Exhaust

Hello guys, I am a sponsor of E90Post/M3Post and I just wanted to let you know that I am a long time dealer of Gruppe-M. They have just recently released their titanium exhaust for the E92 M3. If anyone is interested, please PM me for pricing. If its available in Japan at the time of ordering, I can have it within 1.5 weeks.



Video can be seen HERE

Thank you!!

Ed @ SP-POWER

Last edited by edzilla; 04-11-2008 at 01:07 PM.
Appreciate 0
      04-10-2008, 02:39 PM   #2
UltimateBMW
Brigadier General
101

 
UltimateBMW's Avatar
 
Drives: MP4
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: South


Posts: 3,287
iTrader: (0)

I can't remember the proper name for it, so I'll just use the layman's terms.

Where are the Ti tips? I remember the e46 had the heat rainbow colored tips, which I had always assumed to be a staple of Ti exhaust systems.

Any particular reason that you know of for them to not do that here?
__________________
Appreciate 0
      04-10-2008, 02:49 PM   #3
SpacecakeM
Private
1

 
SpacecakeM's Avatar
 
Drives: 997 GT3
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: VA


Posts: 64
iTrader: (0)

How much will this system cost?
Appreciate 0
      04-10-2008, 06:08 PM   #4
schnell325
Bored at work....
Canada
43

 
schnell325's Avatar
 
Drives: '08 M3,'11 335xi
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: BC


Posts: 3,868
iTrader: (5)

You need to PM him for the pricing.
__________________
'08 M3: AA G2L3, Catless X-Pipe & Sig Series Rear. AP rods. TC Kline EDC Coil Overs. MRF Alum Sub Frame Bushings. TMS Delrin Diff'l Bushings. BFI Motor Mounts. Recaro PP. BMW Perf Steering Wheel. P3 Gauge. PS Overflow Kit. APEX ARC-8 18"x9.5"/10.5". Conti Slicks 275/35F 305/30R. Stoptech Pads/SS Lines. Cantrell Brake Ducts.
http://5252motorsports.blogspot.ca/2...3-sleeper.html
Appreciate 0
      04-10-2008, 07:44 PM   #5
Bennu
Colonel
United_States
32

 
Bennu's Avatar
 
Drives: BMW Coupe
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: West Palm Beach


Posts: 2,248
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2014 BMW/M235i  [0.00]
Why not just post the price here?
__________________
------------------------------------------------
Lack of money is not the problem. It is merely a symptom of what's going on inside of you! - T Harv Eker

Appreciate 0
      04-10-2008, 07:47 PM   #6
ChinoOrtega
Captain
Guatemala
15

 
ChinoOrtega's Avatar
 
Drives: 991 C2S
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Guatemala


Posts: 604
iTrader: (0)

cause it's about 10k
Appreciate 0
      04-10-2008, 07:50 PM   #7
Bennu
Colonel
United_States
32

 
Bennu's Avatar
 
Drives: BMW Coupe
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: West Palm Beach


Posts: 2,248
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2014 BMW/M235i  [0.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by ChinoOrtega View Post
cause it's about 10k
I still think they should post the price even if it was 20K. This way we will all know if to keep looking at this as something feasible or forget it and move on to the next tuner.
__________________
------------------------------------------------
Lack of money is not the problem. It is merely a symptom of what's going on inside of you! - T Harv Eker

Appreciate 0
      04-10-2008, 08:01 PM   #8
Shade
Captain
United_States
15

 
Shade's Avatar
 
Drives: 12 AW F10 M5
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Chicago / Hong Kong


Posts: 902
iTrader: (1)

Gruppe-M is a very loud and exp exhaust since E46 ><
__________________


08 E92 M3 AW M-DCT

09 INDxRENN-SPEC Project GT-R
Appreciate 0
      04-10-2008, 09:11 PM   #9
Davinhci
Colonel
United_States
25

 
Davinhci's Avatar
 
Drives: 08 M3 E92 & 08 E70 X5 4.8
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Austin, TX


Posts: 2,474
iTrader: (6)

Garage List
2008 M3  [0.00]
yeah post the price, no secrets here.
__________________

08 E92 AW M3 | HRE P40 19" | APE Air Filter | BMW Performance Grills | White Side Gills | CF Mirror Covers | BMW Performance Pedals | F1 Pinnacle Tint | V1 Hardwire | Dinan Performance Software | Gintani Exhaust | H&R Sports Springs | RPI Scoops | BMW CF Spoiler | Challenge Diffuser | Lux H8 V3 | LCI Tail Lights |
Appreciate 0
      04-10-2008, 11:00 PM   #10
edzilla
First Lieutenant
13

 
Drives: 03 M3
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Southern California


Posts: 362
iTrader: (6)

It's not about secrets. It's to weed out the serious vs. non-serious. People who are more serious than others will take the time to PM me, window shoppers will keep moving along.

I've already received a few calls from interested members... I have nothing to hide.

Ed @ SP-POWER
Appreciate 0
      04-10-2008, 11:17 PM   #11
Bennu
Colonel
United_States
32

 
Bennu's Avatar
 
Drives: BMW Coupe
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: West Palm Beach


Posts: 2,248
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2014 BMW/M235i  [0.00]
Whomever called please post a price for everyone to know. This is not Communist China. lol
__________________
------------------------------------------------
Lack of money is not the problem. It is merely a symptom of what's going on inside of you! - T Harv Eker

Appreciate 0
      04-11-2008, 02:48 AM   #12
m_parade
Private First Class
2

 
Drives: 08 Jet Black M3 Coupe
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Vancouver, Canada


Posts: 153
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by K3N R3D View Post
Whomever called please post a price for everyone to know. This is not Communist China. lol
If you really want to know just pm the op. why bother posting useless replies asking people to post a price. That should save you some time there.
Appreciate 0
      04-11-2008, 07:23 AM   #13
lucid
Major General
United_States
116

 
lucid's Avatar
 
Drives: E30 M3; Expedition
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: USA


Posts: 8,034
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by edzilla View Post
It's not about secrets. It's to weed out the serious vs. non-serious. People who are more serious than others will take the time to PM me, window shoppers will keep moving along.

I've already received a few calls from interested members... I have nothing to hide.

Ed @ SP-POWER
This doesn't make any sense whatsoever. Post the price, and the window shoppers will window shop without bothering you once they see the price. How is not posting the price keeping them at bay? Serious shoppers will PM you anyway after seeing the posted price.
__________________
Appreciate 0
      04-11-2008, 07:40 AM   #14
Epacy
Reincarnated
88

 
Epacy's Avatar
 
Drives: 02 Maxima SE
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: IL


Posts: 4,227
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2008 M3  [0.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by lucid View Post
This doesn't make any sense whatsoever. Post the price, and the window shoppers will window shop without bothering you once they see the price. How is not posting the price keeping them at bay? Serious shoppers will PM you anyway after seeing the posted price.
Yes, this is a strange scene in here.
What are some people trying to do?
__________________
Appreciate 0
      04-11-2008, 01:03 PM   #15
edzilla
First Lieutenant
13

 
Drives: 03 M3
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Southern California


Posts: 362
iTrader: (6)

Thanks for keeping my post bumped to the top guys.

For those who KEEP INSISTING on me posting a price, apparently you are not aware of how retail pricing vs. internet pricing works. There is what is called a MAP PRICE. If you don't know what this is or how it works, please stop posting these requests for me to post these prices in PUBLIC.

Thanks.

Ed @ SP-POWER
626-333-5398
Appreciate 0
      04-11-2008, 01:06 PM   #16
edzilla
First Lieutenant
13

 
Drives: 03 M3
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Southern California


Posts: 362
iTrader: (6)

I am also offering this intake system as well.









I just got word from Japan that these systems are in stock and ready to ship. Turn around time to your front door will be between 2-3 weeks. 1.5 weeks to get to me, 1 to 1.5 weeks to get to you.

No secrets here guys.

Ed @ SP-POWER
Appreciate 0
      04-11-2008, 01:25 PM   #17
lucid
Major General
United_States
116

 
lucid's Avatar
 
Drives: E30 M3; Expedition
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: USA


Posts: 8,034
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by edzilla View Post
Thanks for keeping my post bumped to the top guys.

For those who KEEP INSISTING on me posting a price, apparently you are not aware of how retail pricing vs. internet pricing works. There is what is called a MAP PRICE. If you don't know what this is or how it works, please stop posting these requests for me to post these prices in PUBLIC.

Thanks.

Ed @ SP-POWER
626-333-5398
I know what MAP pricing is, but that is not the reason you stated earlier for not posting price, hence my earlier post. Thanks for the clarification though. I will PM you for info.

Also, do you have any drive-by video/sound clips?
__________________
Appreciate 0
      04-11-2008, 01:55 PM   #18
edzilla
First Lieutenant
13

 
Drives: 03 M3
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Southern California


Posts: 362
iTrader: (6)

YGPM.

Video is posted up in the first post.
Appreciate 0
      04-11-2008, 02:16 PM   #19
lucid
Major General
United_States
116

 
lucid's Avatar
 
Drives: E30 M3; Expedition
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: USA


Posts: 8,034
iTrader: (0)

Here is the page with some more specs on this:

http://www.gruppem.co.jp/en/home.html

9.1 kg is pretty damn light. It does sound good, too, but I wish there were some drive-by videos. The only video available is stationary.

I am not sure about what to make of those performance numbers. The deltas seem optimistic to me...

For stock GrouppM claims stock does 16.57s, but BMW's number is 15.8s.

GuppeM claims 15.33s for the intake PLUS the exhaust.

Regardless, I will seriously consider this.
__________________
Appreciate 0
      04-11-2008, 07:40 PM   #20
KonigsTiger
Racying Dynamics
66

 
KonigsTiger's Avatar
 
Drives: E92M3 RS46 Club Sport, others
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Dweller


Posts: 4,398
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by edzilla View Post
I am also offering this intake system as well.









I just got word from Japan that these systems are in stock and ready to ship. Turn around time to your front door will be between 2-3 weeks. 1.5 weeks to get to me, 1 to 1.5 weeks to get to you.

No secrets here guys.

Ed @ SP-POWER
Now you tell us, I ordered this strait from Japan last week, cost me, with shipping to SD, a little under $2,800. Could you post performance figures for both intake system and exhaust?
__________________
==================================================
Appreciate 0
      04-14-2008, 01:42 PM   #21
edzilla
First Lieutenant
13

 
Drives: 03 M3
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Southern California


Posts: 362
iTrader: (6)

Hi, the only performance figures are the ones posted on the Gruppe-M Website, and even then they're just times from point a to point b, so it's not like it's on a dyno unfortunately.

If anyone local to me would like to have us install this package, I can give them a free before and after dyno.

Ed @ SP-POWER
Appreciate 0
      04-14-2008, 01:53 PM   #22
KonigsTiger
Racying Dynamics
66

 
KonigsTiger's Avatar
 
Drives: E92M3 RS46 Club Sport, others
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Dweller


Posts: 4,398
iTrader: (0)

Great thanks!
__________________
==================================================
Appreciate 0
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:30 AM.




m3post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST