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Old 03-28-2008, 01:31 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Franken M3 To Warp Space and Time When Complete!


Imagine for a moment what would happen if you took the 500 HP V10 power train and suspension out of a 2008 BMW M5 and put it into a 1988 BMW M3. Stop salivating. This is exactly what the lunatics at Piper Motorsports are doing.The car is being outfitted with all the fun stuff from the M5 and none of the porky excess which bogs the super sedan down. When complete it will have all of the subframes, suspension, engine power and countless custom components. I will also probably have it's owners breath, as we're sure it will take it away. [Piper Motorsports and Cardomain Build Log]

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Old 03-28-2008, 01:32 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Oh wow! will it even get traction
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.... all we can do it pray it will.... hopefully it will have traction control or maybe SMG and launch control...
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does the 2008 M5 get traction?
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does the m5 weight more... I think so
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Wonder if he has to let his life insurance company know about that before he drives it.
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I wonder how much heavier that block is than the one it replaces...
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