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      10-21-2008, 02:58 PM   #67
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That was some great driving man....I'm so jealous!!!
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Your driving was awesome.
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wow!!! Amazing driver!
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Hi Av8or Great pics & wonderful vids Thanks for sharing, well appreciated

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Yeah, it is one of those wrap jobs. There was a post about that somewhere in the forum. Apparently it is the popular thing to do in Europe. It is like a mask for your entire car. It looked pretty cool. I can't imagine the amount of time involved in something like this.
The matt black M3 from Innvent is a car tuning company over here and the coating takes well into the 8 work hours & needless to mention well into the € 3000,00 to to it. I just love it. I myself clear coated my M3 with Trimline form 3M. Was worth every cent I paid

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Thanks! I'll probably rent from Sixt after I ship my M3 back to the States and hit the Ring with it.
I would like disadvice you on that.. it would probably be the first & last time you do so as the fotographers on the ring are paid by the rental companies if they catch one of thier cars on film during rental. With that sort of proof they can charge you with the whole braking system and tyres & any other speed damage (stone hits & chips) they find, even if it wasn´t you the paint job alone will kill you.. take from someone who rented from Sixt !

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Send me a pm the next time you guys head out there. We met with booforty briefly the last time we were there. We have 3 AW M3s that go together. I personally try to go at least 1 weekend a month but it is weather dependent. I'm done for the year. Probably start back up in April.
Next time you´ll have 4 count me in !! Where are you stationed BTW ? We might drive by to make an AW M3 convoy, PM plz the next time.
Booforty has to coat his M white now
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Hi Av8or Great pics & wonderful vids Thanks for sharing, well appreciated


The matt black M3 from Innvent is a car tuning company over here and the coating takes well into the 8 work hours & needless to mention well into the € 3000,00 to to it. I just love it. I myself clear coated my M3 with Trimline form 3M. Was worth every cent I paid


I would like disadvice you on that.. it would probably be the first & last time you do so as the fotographers on the ring are paid by the rental companies if they catch one of thier cars on film during rental. With that sort of proof they can charge you with the whole braking system and tyres & any other speed damage (stone hits & chips) they find, even if it wasn´t you the paint job alone will kill you.. take from someone who rented from Sixt !


Next time you´ll have 4 count me in !! Where are you stationed BTW ? We might drive by to make an AW M3 convoy, PM plz the next time.
Booforty has to coat his M white now
I guess I'll have to rent from rent-racecar. I'll be sure to PM you the next time we head to the Ring. I tried to do it this weekend but the track was closed even though their website said otherwise. I'm stationed in Illesheim, so it is a bit of a detour for you.
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Next time you´ll have 4 count me in !! Where are you stationed BTW ? We might drive by to make an AW M3 convoy, PM plz the next time.
Booforty has to coat his M white now

Let me know too....one more AW for the convoy
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      01-04-2009, 04:50 PM   #75
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I guess I'll have to rent from rent-racecar. I'll be sure to PM you the next time we head to the Ring. I tried to do it this weekend but the track was closed even though their website said otherwise. I'm stationed in Illesheim, so it is a bit of a detour for you.
Count me in as well! I'm out here in Heidelberg but would be willing to meet up with you guys.
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GREAT DRIVING!! We have one hell of a sports car!!!
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      01-07-2009, 12:05 PM   #77
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Absolutely incredible driving. Looked very fast!

Thanks.
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      01-07-2009, 12:45 PM   #78
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absolutely smoking bro. great driving man! Car sounds like a beast.
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How does (if at all) does the 335i compare to the M3?
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How does (if at all) does the 335i compare to the M3?
The Ring is very bumpy with huge elevation and camber changes - the 335i bobs and floats and generally moves around too much to inspire real confidence. My video would NOT have looked like this one.

The lack of a limited slip hurts, as do the runflats, soft suspension etc. Brakes were ok, but I wasn't really pushing.


I hope to be back this year with an M3 or 135i...
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      01-07-2009, 07:15 PM   #81
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Don´t know how I had missed these, very nice driving and great fun. Thanks for posting and filming.
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Count me in as well! I'm out here in Heidelberg but would be willing to meet up with you guys.
Will do! This is the first real winter in 3 years so I don't expect to try to hit the Ring until April at the earliest.
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GREAT DRIVING!! We have one hell of a sports car!!!
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Absolutely incredible driving. Looked very fast!

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absolutely smoking bro. great driving man! Car sounds like a beast.
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Don´t know how I had missed these, very nice driving and great fun. Thanks for posting and filming.
Thanks for the kind words. Hopefully I'll be able to do more videos before I leave Germany.
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How does (if at all) does the 335i compare to the M3?
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The Ring is very bumpy with huge elevation and camber changes - the 335i bobs and floats and generally moves around too much to inspire real confidence. My video would NOT have looked like this one.

The lack of a limited slip hurts, as do the runflats, soft suspension etc. Brakes were ok, but I wasn't really pushing.


I hope to be back this year with an M3 or 135i...
I agree with adc. The 335i feels numb in comparison to the M3. The M3's steering is so precise, the car goes exactly where you want it to go, makes a zero into a hero on the track. The speed difference is not that great between the two cars, but the M3 just does it with much more agility and energy thanks to the high rev engine, DCT, LSD, and EDC. The 335i is still no slouch when compared to its own segment, just not comparable to the M3 IMO.
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man does the M3 sound great at WOT.. that looks like a lot of fun... after all this is what the M is meant for and where she thrives...

nice drivin!
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