BMW M3 Forum (E90 E92)

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


Go Back   M3Post - BMW M3 Forum > M3 (E90 / E92 / E93) > General M3 Forum (E90 + E92 + E93)
 
Steve Thomas BMW
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      05-10-2011, 08:25 AM   #45
M3NNIS
Colonel
M3NNIS's Avatar
44
Rep
2,191
Posts

 
Drives: a truck for now
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: DFW

iTrader: (6)

Send a message via AIM to M3NNIS Send a message via MSN to M3NNIS
what color is it?
__________________
Appreciate 0
      05-10-2011, 08:29 AM   #46
mkoesel
Moderator
United_States
183
Rep
13,832
Posts

 
Drives: 2015 SO/CSAT F80 M3
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Canton, MI

iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by buschy View Post
what color is it?
Supposedly it is interlagos without the shiny metalic topcoat. It stands up to some reason: interlagos actually looks just like this at twilight or near dawn.
__________________
A gen-u-ine BMW eff-eight-zero with them tandem clutches in the transmission and that dad gum sun roof on the top-a da cawr.
Appreciate 0
      05-10-2011, 08:34 AM   #47
positiveions
Lieutenant General
positiveions's Avatar
Lebanon
114
Rep
10,529
Posts

 
Drives: 09 MKV JETTA 2.5 & E90 M3 :)
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: La Verne, CA

iTrader: (1)

Send a message via MSN to positiveions Send a message via Yahoo to positiveions
Quote:
Originally Posted by Uli_HH View Post
M3 E90 end of production is late/end 2011 ... infos about the EVO comes end of June 2011.
end of 2012
Appreciate 0
      05-10-2011, 08:54 AM   #48
mkoesel
Moderator
United_States
183
Rep
13,832
Posts

 
Drives: 2015 SO/CSAT F80 M3
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Canton, MI

iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by eatrach73 View Post
end of 2012
Uli was talking about the E90 though (since the M3 Evo is an E90), which stops end of 2011 (or beginning of 2012). It is the E92/E93 that will go until one year later.
__________________
A gen-u-ine BMW eff-eight-zero with them tandem clutches in the transmission and that dad gum sun roof on the top-a da cawr.
Appreciate 0
      05-10-2011, 09:18 AM   #49
White Shark
First Lieutenant
11
Rep
308
Posts

 
Drives: M3 Civic (Non-ZCP)
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: East Coast

iTrader: (3)

Quote:
Originally Posted by FrenchBoy View Post
Love the front and rear spoiler. If they sell them, I'll buy them.
+1
__________________
Appreciate 0
      05-10-2011, 11:59 AM   #50
southlight
Moderator / European Editor
southlight's Avatar
605
Rep
6,748
Posts

 
Drives: BMW
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Germany

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by nemex12 View Post
no lightweight seats? those look like the ones on the normal m3
I too think this isn't the final interior yet, the lighteight seats will be in the final car (IMO).

Quote:
Originally Posted by robotrenegade View Post
I heard most of the parts on this car(springs, brakes Ect) will be sold as performance parts soon.
Yeap, this car won't be available in the US, but BMW NA is looking into the parts used and check if they can offer some of them.

Quote:
Originally Posted by Uli_HH View Post
Nice find !!!

And two new details are revealed ... alcantara steering wheel and GTS exhaust ... but the car ist only an prototype. that shows only known parts from the GTS ... the car continue to hide its secrets ... the rest interior ist standard M3 and because all bodyparts are painted the intense of usage from carbon bodyparts are not visible ... until somebody knocks on bonnet, roof, trunk and door to hear if its plastic or metal.

I don´t also think for example that the production car would have the double hump dash with iDrive/Nav ... because of weightreduction reason ... I think A/C and Radio are the only electronical comfort intims ... also the production car would have to 100% some more sportier and lighter seats - if they come with alcantara or leather (as on the shown examples!) ... we have to wait and see.

Uli_HH
Agreed, they're still hiding some good stuff.


Best regards,
south
__________________
Those forums...WHY NOT?


JOIN THE 6MT CLUB GROUP
Appreciate 0
      05-10-2011, 01:08 PM   #51
Uli_HH
Lieutenant
Uli_HH's Avatar
Germany
32
Rep
572
Posts

 
Drives: AW M3 E90)/ 523i Touring
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Hamburg Germany

iTrader: (0)

Nice speculation on EVO facts from an member of an german forum:
Quote:
EVO weighs 1550kg, has 440HP, with sprints from 0-100 in 4.6 seconds manual switched, has 300kmh top speed, 0-200 in just under 15 seconds, NOS in 7:45 with Michelin Pilot SuperSport
The only thing I don´t beleave ist that the EVO gets an manuel gearbox ... only M-DKG seems more likely.

Uli_HH
Appreciate 0
      05-10-2011, 04:01 PM   #52
Klier
Enlisted Member
2
Rep
31
Posts

 
Drives: BMW
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Netherlands

iTrader: (0)

Glad you guys like the pics. The car is pretty amazing irl!
Appreciate 0
      05-10-2011, 05:37 PM   #53
ns2000x
Converted
ns2000x's Avatar
Canada
10
Rep
907
Posts

 
Drives: '11 E90 M3
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Ottawa, Canada

iTrader: (0)

Congrats on the car Nugs181. If I were you I'd go and drive all your usual routes. It will give you a feel for the car as you trundle through Break-in. Which is ~2000km (1200 miles).

My service is tomorrow
__________________

'11 BMW M3 E90 Jerez - Fox
Appreciate 0
      05-10-2011, 05:40 PM   #54
aussiem3
Lieutenant Colonel
aussiem3's Avatar
Australia
30
Rep
1,683
Posts

 
Drives: Goggomobil
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Kangaroo land

iTrader: (1)

Garage List
2014 BMW X5 30d  [0.00]
2007 E92 M3  [0.00]
The pics show those seats are wrapped in speed cloth. Those brakes look purposeful and mind-boggling. I am sure they will cost a packet as an add-on.
__________________

2007 E92 6MT - Silverstone II with /// Performance Exhaust with ACM Test Pipes and BPM Sport Stage II Dev-Tune - Proper engine warm up, 12-monthly oil change, Castrol TWS 10w-60
2014 F15 X5 3.0d
Appreciate 0
      05-10-2011, 08:06 PM   #55
sheepboy
Private First Class
sheepboy's Avatar
United_States
8
Rep
189
Posts

 
Drives: 2011 E93 M3
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Boston

iTrader: (0)

Isn't nice that when BMW makes track oriented versions of the M3, clearly targeting people who actually care about performance, they always choose the 6MT transmission, sometimes without even offering DCT as an option (i.e, M3 GTS)? I am pretty sure the DCT crowd will say this and that, but it looks like we have a clear winner here. 6MT FTW!!!!!!!

Sorry, whats that? That thing is a DCT gear lever? Are you sure????? Oooops!



__________________
2011 M3 Convertible / IB / Black on CF interior / ZCW / ZPP / ZTP / 19"wheels / MDCT / Premium sound / iPod adapter / Alarm / Park distance control / HD radio / A big smile in my face!

Appreciate 0
      05-13-2011, 02:19 PM   #56
Fidiman
First Lieutenant
Fidiman's Avatar
France
11
Rep
399
Posts

 
Drives: BMW 120d e82 M Sportpaket
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: France

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2010 120d E82  [0.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by XDEEDUBBX View Post
uh taped down wing?



LOL

Yeah ! Why did they put these pieces of adhesive there ?
Appreciate 0
      05-14-2011, 01:38 PM   #57
Levi
Brigadier General
Levi's Avatar
Czech_Republic
124
Rep
3,443
Posts

 
Drives: Alfa Romeo
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Prague

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Fidiman View Post
Yeah ! Why did they put these pieces of adhesive there ?
Welcome on Bimmerpost.

Bienvenue. Il y a très peu de français sur ce forum. Parce que peu parlent anglais ou la France est un pays autophob?
Appreciate 0
      05-14-2011, 06:17 PM   #58
isugoo
Major General
isugoo's Avatar
United_States
69
Rep
5,724
Posts

 
Drives: 14 M5 CP
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Irvine, CA

iTrader: (62)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Fidiman View Post
Yeah ! Why did they put these pieces of adhesive there ?
Maybe they just installed it to test w spoiler vs. w/o spoiler?

If they couldn't wait till betalink to dry, taping would be good option to test the car w spoiler before glue to dry.
__________________

PAST: 11 E70 X5M | 08 E90 M3 | 08 E92 335i | 03.5 E46 M3 | 99 E36 M3
Appreciate 0
      05-14-2011, 07:10 PM   #59
Frosty
Lieutenant Colonel
Frosty's Avatar
27
Rep
1,909
Posts

 
Drives: Ordered my E92 (7/10/06)
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Northern NJ

iTrader: (0)

..It just dawned on me .. would this be considered a "production" M3 sedan? I believe that the Cadillac CTS-V has the NBR record for a 4 door sedan at present...

~Frost
__________________
.................................................. ....................
335i Coupe (6MT) (2007: 9/06 build, pre ordered, only owner): Space Grey / Black Leatherette / Grey Poplar trim / ZCW / ZSP / BMW assist w/ bluetooth / power rear shade / navi with iDrive / comfort access keyless entry /+homelink mirror/ 185,000+miles (Nov-25-2014)
.................................................. ......................
Appreciate 0
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Tags
bmw crt, bmw e90 m3 crt, bmw lightweight m3 crt, bmw m3 crt, bmw m3 crt lightweight, crt, crt m3 sedan, e90 m3 crt, lightweight m3 crt, m3 crt, m3 crt lightweight, m3 crt sedan, m3 lightweight crt, m3 sedan crt

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 11:29 PM.




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