BMW M3 Forum (E90 E92)

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


Go Back   M3Post - BMW M3 Forum > BIMMERPOST Universal Forums > General Automotive (non-BMW) Talk + Photos/Videos
 
GT Haus
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      10-28-2009, 10:27 AM   #1
EpicE90
First Lieutenant
24
Rep
347
Posts

 
Drives: 2011 f150
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: FL

iTrader: (0)

Modded 2010 GTI'S

I am in the process of getting rid of my 328 and have been thinking logically in my head and i think that the GTI will be my next car. Only thing is i cant seem to find many 2010's with any mods. Ive looked on various forums and haven't had any real luck so does anyone have any nice photos they'd like to share
Appreciate 0
      10-28-2009, 10:31 AM   #2
Greeney
Brigadier General
Greeney's Avatar
United_States
70
Rep
3,809
Posts

 
Drives: Jerez E90 M3
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Westchester, NY / Fort Lauderdale, FL

iTrader: (4)

Send a message via AIM to Greeney Send a message via MSN to Greeney Send a message via Skype™ to Greeney
They car is pretty new I bet mods are far and few between. Although most hardware mods will carry over from the previous car.
__________________
11' E90 M3 6MT | Jerez Black | Black Ext./Carbon | ZCP | ZCW | ZPP | ZTP | 302 | 403 | 507 | 5AC | 655 | 6FL | 752 |
15' F80 M3 6MT | Black Saphire | Black Full | ZEC | ZLP | 2VF | 2VZ | 5DL | 688 |
Appreciate 0
      10-28-2009, 10:37 AM   #3
EpicE90
First Lieutenant
24
Rep
347
Posts

 
Drives: 2011 f150
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: FL

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Greeney View Post
They car is pretty new I bet mods are far and few between. Although most hardware mods will carry over from the previous car.
Yeah i was thinking the same thing.... It's just a bummer because im looking all day to try and find the ONEEEE heavily modified little beast ,and i cant lol.
Appreciate 0
      10-28-2009, 10:54 AM   #4
Spec 1
Faster in the Corners
Spec 1's Avatar
United_States
17
Rep
1,068
Posts

 
Drives: '91 E30, '05 ZX6-R, '06 300C
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Portland, OR

iTrader: (0)

The car just came out a few weeks ago. I think it's doubtful you will find any heavily modded at this point.
__________________
'91 M42 E30 - All sorts of goodies.
Appreciate 0
      10-28-2009, 11:08 AM   #5
footie
Major General
footie's Avatar
No_Country
154
Rep
7,507
Posts

 
Drives: ????????????
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: BMW M3 will get a V6TT

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2008 E92 M3  [0.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by Greeney View Post
They car is pretty new I bet mods are far and few between. Although most hardware mods will carry over from the previous car.

Showing you what European tuners are doing is of little help because it appears the engines are different with the US getting the older Mk5 2.0TFSI engine.

Here's the latest from ABT on the Mk6 GTI. And here's from MTM

Hopefully it gives you possible ideas.
Appreciate 0
      10-28-2009, 02:36 PM   #6
EpicE90
First Lieutenant
24
Rep
347
Posts

 
Drives: 2011 f150
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: FL

iTrader: (0)

MMM that ABT sportsline is pretty nice. Thanks footie
Appreciate 0
      10-28-2009, 04:56 PM   #7
ianbiz
4th E90
ianbiz's Avatar
United_States
67
Rep
5,136
Posts

 
Drives: German
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Melbourne/Orlando, Florida

iTrader: (7)

Send a message via AIM to ianbiz
Wait for the R20. Get APR and some cosmetic mods and its a really sweet ride.
__________________
Ian
06 325 06 330 06 330 07 335 11 335 Msport
Appreciate 0
      10-28-2009, 05:01 PM   #8
jblaze
Private First Class
3
Rep
117
Posts

 
Drives: 05 range rover vogue SE
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: France

iTrader: (0)

Audi S3 is pretty high on my list of compareable cars
Appreciate 0
      10-28-2009, 05:21 PM   #9
footie
Major General
footie's Avatar
No_Country
154
Rep
7,507
Posts

 
Drives: ????????????
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: BMW M3 will get a V6TT

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2008 E92 M3  [0.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by ianbiz View Post
Wait for the R20. Get APR and some cosmetic mods and its a really sweet ride.
I would agree that the R20 would be a great alternative, but it will be expensive, in fact far more expensive than first thought. Given the choice I would chose this over either the GTI or S3 but time could be an issue if you are waiting for it's release in the US.
Appreciate 0
      10-29-2009, 12:52 AM   #10
Heinzftw
Major
Heinzftw's Avatar
41
Rep
1,202
Posts

 
Drives: 2000 Civic+2008 Accord
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: San Jose, Cali

iTrader: (0)

Just drove the 2010 GTI. God that care is so damn slow! The salesman was trying to show me how it had launch control. I just laughed, and for 30k!?!? Hell no
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by Javi335 View Post
saw you comment and i'd lay on my bed and cry, then i put some Yulio Iglesias music, no more problem.


-█--------█-
Appreciate 0
      10-29-2009, 03:04 AM   #11
footie
Major General
footie's Avatar
No_Country
154
Rep
7,507
Posts

 
Drives: ????????????
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: BMW M3 will get a V6TT

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2008 E92 M3  [0.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by Heinzftw View Post
Just drove the 2010 GTI. God that care is so damn slow! The salesman was trying to show me how it had launch control. I just laughed, and for 30k!?!? Hell no

They can appear slow because there is no drama like torque steer but the figures can't lie. I'll run the wife manual GTI with the iphone sometime at one of the local tracks and see what kind of results it produces, I bet it will be better than you expect from something with only 210hp.
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 08:16 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