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Old 08-07-2004, 05:47 AM   #1 (permalink)
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You have $35,000
Find a BMW on ebay or autotrader (any BMW).
List mods (links arent needed unless requested)
Include Estimated Horsepower (this will be judged by me, hopefully some of the smarter people here: kevin, jllphan, triggrhappi, furious etc)
Also include estimated quarter mile/0-60 times.

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Estimated Torque (not required):
Estimated 0-60:
Estimated Quarter Mile:
Estimated Top Speed (not required):


the winner will be selected in a couple of days and will recieve $35,000 cash... or nothing at all that is up for debate.
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Old 08-07-2004, 06:00 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Also non realistic entries will be deleted:
example:
Model: 1988 E30 M3
Original Price: $7500 [Link http://autotrader.com/fyc/vdp.jsp?car_id=1...r=&cardist=1450]

Mods:

Engine:

Rebuild w/ performance engine: $7000 (20% x 240 = 290)
Hi Performance Internals: $2000 (310)
Intake: $500 (330)
Chip $500 (340)
Throttle Body: $1000 (360)

Driveline:
HI performance tranny: $3,000
Flywheel: $500
Clutch kit: $500

Exhaust:
Hi Flow Turbo exhaust: $500 (380)

Aspiration:
100HP Turbocharger: $10,000 (480)

Other:
Hi Performance Tires: $2,000

Estimated Horsepower: 480
Estimated Torque (not required):
Estimated 0-60: 4.4
Estimated Quarter Mile: 12.6
Estimated Top Speed (not required):
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Old 08-08-2004, 12:58 AM   #3 (permalink)
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1995 750il 10k

5.4l v12

Custom twin turbo set up making 800 horse 20k

race gas 5k (come on, feet to the gallon not miles)

Stripped of everything no esential (we're talking doughnut spares on the front no essential)

0-60: 3-4
1/4: 11-12 @ 130
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Old 08-08-2004, 02:50 AM   #4 (permalink)
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question, are we going for fastest 1/4 time and accleration? or handling? both?
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Original Vehicle:1993 BMW 318iS (http://autotrader.com/fyc/vdp.jsp?car_id=168056163) - $2995
Donor vehicle: 1991 Eagle Talon TSi AWD 2L Turbo Engine - 195hp stock(http://www.autotrader.com/fyc/vdp.jsp?car_id=164479639) -- $3600

Complete Rebuild of the Talon engine with high perf. pistons , metal gaskets, port and polish etc. : - $8000 (270 hp)

Big 20G Turbo - $1000 (500 hp)
BOV - $300 (510 hp)
Intake - $150 (516 hp)
Exhaust - $1000 (550 hp)
Boost Controler and Turbo Timer - $400 (565 hp)
Front Mount Intercooler - $900 - ( 580 hp )
Custom engine mounts - $3000
Custom engine software for Talon ECU- $700 (590 hp)

Mustang GT Injectors - $1500 (595 hp)

M3 sway bars - $400

3.91 LSD - $4000
Performance clutch kit - $2000

Bilstein shocks and H&R springs - $1000

Fully stripped w/ Roll cage - $1000
Euro smileys - $ 300
Short throw shifter - $200
ACS Pedals/ Handbrake - $150
Alpine CD headunit with new speakers for the front and the back - $400
Nitto 555 tires with TSW 16*9 rear and 16*7.5 front Wheels- $2000

TOTAL: $34995
Estimated HP = 595 hp
Estimated 0-60 = 3.4 seconds
Estimated 1/4 mile = Mid 10s
Estimated Top speed = NA
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Screw it, mine will go faster in a straight line biznitches.
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