Archive for the BMW 3 Series Tuning

Alpina might be presenting a new D3 at Frankfurt

There is a certain rumor going around the internet regarding one of the tuners that deals in Bimmers.

As a certain source indicated, the tuner Alpina might be gearing up for the Frankfurt Motor Show next month with a brand new D3.

Alpina D3

Alpina D3

If you remember the last generation Alpina D3, then you know it was based on BMW’s 1 Series, more specifically, the 123d variant, sporting BMW’s four cylinder diesel engine. If we are to believe the source, this next D3 will be based on a 3 Series diesel, the European 335d.
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F30 BMW 335i on Vossen wheels

There are plenty of minimal tuned cars out there that manage to look good without too much modification.

It all depends on that one feature that turns your head and makes you go “now that is just cool”.

F30 BMW 335i at Vossen World Tour

F30 BMW 335i at Vossen World Tour

In the case of this F30 BMW 335i, it’s all about the wheels Vossen put on it. And for a better effect, the car is also in a nice yellow wrap with some cool black details.
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M Performance Power Kit for 335i cancelled for a few months

BMW has released a bit of news that might make some BMW 335i owners a tad displeased.

The M Performance Power Kit for this model will be discontinued, so if you were in the market for one, tough luck.

BMW M Performance Power Kit

BMW M Performance Power Kit

The silver lining is that this is just a temporary problem. Right now, BMW’s N55 engine is undergoing some upgrading, but once that is done with, the German car maker will be bringing back the M Performance Power Kit.
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Pipercross offers a new filter for several BMWs

Pipercross has a long standing tradition of delivering high quality filters for pretty much every BMW model out there.

And just like the car maker, the filter manufacturer delivers a premium product, focusing on the quality of the product rather than the price it would bear.

Pipercross Filter

Pipercross Filter

The newest filter was built to fit the 135i, 335i, 535i and 1M models, and as you might have guessed, all sport the mighty N54 engine. Pipercross designed their filter to fit snugly into the airbox of the models mentioned, and the dimensions are to OEM spec.
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F30 BMW 328i exhaust by Meisterschaft

Meisterschaft decided it is time to get roll out another aftermarket feature for F30 BMW 328i owners.

This one is a high end exhaust system that is offered in a great variety of options.

F30 BMW 328i Exhaust by Meisterschaft

F30 BMW 328i Exhaust by Meisterschaft

The two main variants are the GTC (EV Control) and GTS (ultimate Performance), and both will provide buyers with a solid improvement in performance and a new soundtrack. The rear muffler tips come in many shapes to suit every taste and can also be adjusted to fit just fine.
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F30 BMW 3 Series M Sport by Kelleners

More projects surface involving the F30 BMW 3 Series. Kelleners throws in their best try in the form of a Sport Aero Package.

The visual tuning kit is custom tailored for the BMW 3 Series equipped with the M Sport Package and provides a few improvements on aesthetics.

F30 BMW 3 Series M Sport by Kelleners

F30 BMW 3 Series M Sport by Kelleners

The main material used is carbon fiber, and starting from front to back, we get a front spoiler lip, casings for the mirrors and a trunk spoiler.
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Borla exhaust for the F30 BMW 328i

The 3 Series is pretty much the best platform BMW tuners like to work on, or at least that is what one can think after seeing so many aftermarket parts for the model.

One of the more recent upgrades comes from Borla Perormance Industries, and it targets the F30 BMW 328i.

F30 BMW 328i with Borla exhaust

F30 BMW 328i with Borla exhaust

The new part is an exhaust system that definitely improves on the sound. Although the product is not yet launched, we do get to see photos and video previews, and performance details are sure to come.
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Akrapovic Evolution exhaust system for the F30 BMW 335i

The sound masters from Akrapovic released another beauty into the wild, this time for the F30 BMW 335i model.

Along with the audio files, both for the standard exhaust and the Akrapovic Evolution system, the aftermarket specialists also delivered a very nice little video showcasing their new product.

Akrapovic Evolution exhaust for F30 BMW 335i

Akrapovic Evolution exhaust for F30 BMW 335i

The Evolution exhaust system from Akrapovic is made from high grade materials like austenitic stainless steel and carbon fiber. Featuring two central pipes and a new design for the muffler, the exhaust system will also be using dual mode valves that will produce a standard sound at low rpm while delivering shivers at high rpm.
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E91 BMW M3 Touring project

BMW’s M division is responsible for some very aggressive Bimmers out there on the streets. And while they handle a lot of models of the German car maker, not all get the same attention.

One of the cars left out is the 3 Series Touring, which they probably deemed unworthy of the M treatment.

E91 BMW M3 Touring Conversion

E91 BMW M3 Touring Conversion

And while I can understand why, some owners take the refusal to offer an M version to heart, and so they take it on themselves to convert their 3 Series Touring into M versions. This is the second E91 M3 Touring that we know about so far, and there might be more out there.
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BMW 3 Series project by JMS

There is another tuning kit out there for the popular 3 Series BMW, both the sedan version and the touring, courtesy of JMS.

There is not much to this project, but the essentials have been covered, with modification to both performance and looks.

BMW 3 Series by JMS

BMW 3 Series by JMS

JMS installed a front spoiler lip with a price of 299 EUR while also lowering the ride height by 55 mm at the front and 45 mm at the back. This was done using a new suspension coilover from KW with a price tag of 1218 EUR.
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