Hartge Tunes The BMW 1 M Coupe To Push Out 396-horses
Mar 15, 2012 13:47
There have been a lot of tuners already so far that have worked over the BMW 1 M coupe this past year. The latest is Hartge. The German company's program includes performance upgrades and styling modifications fo rthe M Version of the 1 Series Coupe.
Hartge starts their magic with a power kit and a sports exhaust system that improves on the standard model's 3.0 liter turbocharged inline six lifting output from 335hp to 396hp at 5,850 rpm. It has a maximum torque from 450Nm to 530Nm at 2,950 rpm.
The tuner claims a 0-200km/h in 11.34 seconds, which is a significant improvement over the standard model's 13.52 second run. For the suspension, Hartge offers a 30mm lowering kit, while buyers can also fit their cars with a choice of alloy wheels.
The tuner also styles the car with a boot lid and roof spoilers, new exhaust tips and Hartge emblems. Check out more pics of it in the gallery:
Riding a motorbike is a lot of fun. There is a certain machismo and cool associated with it, as well as it being quite an exhilarating experience in its own right. Of course, for many of us, it’s also a matter of necessity as well, because getting to work through crowded streets would be all but impossible in a car. But whether you ride your 2017 Yamaha SCR 950 for business or pleasure there are a few items that are essential before you can get going. Read on to find out what they are. Read more
A serious auto accident can land you and/or loved ones with one heck of a mess on your hands. That mess is in the form of injuries, some of which could have a lifetime impact moving forward. With that in mind, doing your best to avoid serious auto accidents should always be a major priority. Read more
Your cash flow situation will be one of the leading factors into how you finance your next van purchase, another factor that will contribute is the quality of van that you are looking to purchase. Read more