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) > M3 Photos/Video/Media Gallery
 
PYSPEED
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      07-19-2012, 03:36 PM   #1
Archiebabes
Lieutenant
33
Rep
542
Posts

 
Drives: 2008 BMW M3
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Van Nuys, CA

iTrader: (10)

Rotora E92 M3 BBK Installed

Here are pictures of the Rotora BBK installed on my car.

This is their all new design for 2012.

Specs below.

Front: 6pot/355mm Drilled Slotted
Rear: 4pot/355mm Drilled Slotted
Attached Images
             

Last edited by Archiebabes; 07-21-2012 at 04:31 PM.
Appreciate 0
      07-19-2012, 03:49 PM   #2
THE TECH
BimmerPost Supporting Vendor
THE TECH's Avatar
United_States
157
Rep
13,121
Posts


 
Drives: BPMsport 2012 E92 M3
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Kansas

iTrader: (45)

Garage List
Send a message via AIM to THE TECH Send a message via Skype™ to THE TECH
Any reason you switched? They look good.
__________________
Appreciate 0
      07-19-2012, 03:56 PM   #3
Powerbeast
Major General
Powerbeast's Avatar
United_States
150
Rep
7,260
Posts

 
Drives: E90 M3 Dakar Yellow
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: SoCal

iTrader: (4)

Looks great... One question, why red? Why didn't you go Fire Orange?
Appreciate 0
      07-19-2012, 04:00 PM   #4
Archiebabes
Lieutenant
33
Rep
542
Posts

 
Drives: 2008 BMW M3
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Van Nuys, CA

iTrader: (10)

Quote:
Originally Posted by THE TECH View Post
Any reason you switched? They look good.
Thanks

I had the same similar BBK setup on my EVO X and I really like how well it performed on the street and track
Appreciate 0
      07-19-2012, 04:07 PM   #5
Archiebabes
Lieutenant
33
Rep
542
Posts

 
Drives: 2008 BMW M3
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Van Nuys, CA

iTrader: (10)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Powerbeast View Post
Looks great... One question, why red? Why didn't you go Fire Orange?
Red is Rotora's signature color and my car will be featured in a Magazine to promote their BBK kit.

Also we are on a deadline to finish the car by this week to get ready for the magazine photo shoot.

My plan is to have it painted Fire Orange after the magazine feature.

Where did you get your Fire Orange manifold painted before you changed it to yellow?
Appreciate 0
      07-19-2012, 04:40 PM   #6
NoM3ForMe
Major
NoM3ForMe's Avatar
United_States
17
Rep
1,424
Posts

 
Drives: '04 Quest, '07 Kia Sorrento
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: ...location, location?

iTrader: (0)

Send a message via MSN to NoM3ForMe
Nice.

I like the red-grey-orange contrast of the BBK-Volks (TE-37's?)-and the M.
__________________
try { Life.Live(); } catch (Experience exp) { Console.WriteLine(exp.ToString(); } finally { Brian.Dispose(); }
"There are only 10 kinds of people in the world; those that read binary, and those that don't."
Appreciate 0
      07-19-2012, 08:48 PM   #7
Powerbeast
Major General
Powerbeast's Avatar
United_States
150
Rep
7,260
Posts

 
Drives: E90 M3 Dakar Yellow
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: SoCal

iTrader: (4)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Archiebabes View Post
Red is Rotora's signature color and my car will be featured in a Magazine to promote their BBK kit.

Also we are on a deadline to finish the car by this week to get ready for the magazine photo shoot.

My plan is to have it painted Fire Orange after the magazine feature.

Where did you get your Fire Orange manifold painted before you changed it to yellow?
That sounds good I was hoping to see them orange someday.

I got all my parts painted thru Roman@ESS
Appreciate 0
      07-19-2012, 08:55 PM   #8
Legion5
Major
Legion5's Avatar
43
Rep
1,381
Posts

 
Drives: e92
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: USA

iTrader: (12)

Ever considered some HRE p40SC or Morr vs8.2 wheels in black or dark brushed for you car?
__________________

Clean cars are happy cars!
CANON PHOTOGRAPHER
Appreciate 0
      07-19-2012, 09:28 PM   #9
Archiebabes
Lieutenant
33
Rep
542
Posts

 
Drives: 2008 BMW M3
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Van Nuys, CA

iTrader: (10)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Legion5 View Post
Ever considered some HRE p40SC or Morr vs8.2 wheels in black or dark brushed for you car?
Maybe in the future.

If I can get a sponsorship for the wheels why not.
Appreciate 0
      07-19-2012, 11:06 PM   #10
Aquariu///M
Captain
Aquariu///M's Avatar
16
Rep
787
Posts

 
Drives: 2009 M3 E92 & 13 X5///M
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Diamond Bar

iTrader: (6)

Very cool..looks better than stock for sure
Appreciate 0
      07-20-2012, 10:25 AM   #11
sin911
First Lieutenant
sin911's Avatar
United_States
4
Rep
306
Posts

 
Drives: '13 E92 M3
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Miami

iTrader: (0)

Looks really nice! I knew about them but haven't heard or read much about Rotora online.
Appreciate 0
      07-20-2012, 10:42 AM   #12
Archiebabes
Lieutenant
33
Rep
542
Posts

 
Drives: 2008 BMW M3
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Van Nuys, CA

iTrader: (10)

Quote:
Originally Posted by sin911 View Post
Looks really nice! I knew about them but haven't heard or read much about Rotora online.
They have been in business for a long time now, I believe since early 2000's.

Their new Caliper Design looks in par with the Brembo BBK's.

Their BBK kit for the E9X M3 is also priced really good, cheaper than the Brembo's, Stop Techs, and the AP Racing BBK kits.
Appreciate 0
      07-20-2012, 02:52 PM   #13
reechar
Poorhouse
reechar's Avatar
5
Rep
131
Posts

 
Drives: 2008 E92 M3
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Northern Virginia, US

iTrader: (1)

Those brakes look great. Where can I get some?
Appreciate 0
      07-20-2012, 03:57 PM   #14
richardg
Major
richardg's Avatar
34
Rep
1,331
Posts

 
Drives: e36M / e92M / e36 328i
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Bloomfield Hills Mi.

iTrader: (5)

Rotora makes a pretty great product IMO. I had the first Super Challenge Kit they made. I made a small write up on it on here too.

www.m3post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=670326
Appreciate 0
      07-20-2012, 08:56 PM   #15
Martin_D
Lieutenant Colonel
Martin_D's Avatar
United_States
32
Rep
1,792
Posts

 
Drives: Ford Super Duty
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Raleigh, NC

iTrader: (34)

Car looks good with all the mods you have done man.
Appreciate 0
      07-20-2012, 09:18 PM   #16
Archiebabes
Lieutenant
33
Rep
542
Posts

 
Drives: 2008 BMW M3
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Van Nuys, CA

iTrader: (10)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Martin_D View Post
Car looks good with all the mods you have done man.
Thanks Martin

Here's a side shot of the BBK's

Appreciate 0
      07-20-2012, 11:18 PM   #17
M3sicko
Captain
M3sicko's Avatar
United_States
10
Rep
995
Posts

 
Drives: 10' E92 M3 6MT to 13' E92 DCT
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Los Angeles/ New York

iTrader: (55)

They look great, I would just leave it in red. I like the contrast.
Appreciate 0
      07-21-2012, 12:47 AM   #18
tbone28
vvvvvvvvvvvvvv
tbone28's Avatar
United_States
48
Rep
2,098
Posts

 
Drives: ^^^^^
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Bay Area, CA

iTrader: (13)

I like the red. I'd keep it
Appreciate 0
      07-21-2012, 02:30 AM   #19
Aquariu///M
Captain
Aquariu///M's Avatar
16
Rep
787
Posts

 
Drives: 2009 M3 E92 & 13 X5///M
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Diamond Bar

iTrader: (6)

where can i get the lip, side and rear diffuser that's on your car?
Appreciate 0
      07-21-2012, 03:07 AM   #20
Alen E90
Major General
Alen E90's Avatar
United_States
95
Rep
8,262
Posts

 
Drives: E90 328i TiAg
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: SO. CAL-818 (SFV)

iTrader: (6)

lookin' good
__________________

TiAg FTW!
Appreciate 0
      07-21-2012, 07:36 AM   #21
IMG
M.POWER
IMG's Avatar
104
Rep
7,066
Posts

 
Drives: E36 M3 Track car,Ess E90 M3 DD
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Location

iTrader: (6)

They look great !
__________________
NO FEAR.NO LIMITS.NO EQUAL

Ess VT3 LC built motor,Volk TE37SL,Euro taillights,Dinan Xpipe,Custom Headers,Akra axle back CF tips,ModeCarbon FR lip,BMW CF wing
LOW BOOST 60-130 6.7 sec
Appreciate 0
      07-21-2012, 04:32 PM   #22
Archiebabes
Lieutenant
33
Rep
542
Posts

 
Drives: 2008 BMW M3
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Van Nuys, CA

iTrader: (10)

Quote:
Originally Posted by M3sicko View Post
They look great, I would just leave it in red. I like the contrast.
Quote:
Originally Posted by tbone28 View Post
I like the red. I'd keep it
Quote:
Originally Posted by Alen E90 View Post
lookin' good
Quote:
Originally Posted by img View Post
They look 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 02:50 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