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      Published on 06-12-2011 09:13 AM
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      BMW fought a tough race and came away with third place in the GTE class. The race was full of drama with several wrecks and mechanical issues for teams. BMW did have the fastest lap in the class but was not able sustain their speed for the whole race. The 56 car was in second place when the driver told the crew the car was misfiring and the ecu as well as an ignition coil had to be replaced. Major congratulations to Chevrolet and Corvette Motorsport for their well deserved win. ...
      Published on 06-11-2011 03:01 AM
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      Hey, some mainstream coverage and our first magazine article! BimmerBoost.com is featured in the Web Watch section of the July 2011 issue of Performance BMW Magazine. Go buy this issue, every copy the news stand or bookstore has. We want to thank Performance BMW Magazine for taking notice of BimmerBoost.com and offering up such glowing praise. We appreciate it and would like to state Performance BMW Magazine is our personal favorite BMW magazine. Transcript of the article below, enjoy, and congrats to BimmerBoost premier vendor IND for making the cover! ...
      Published on 06-10-2011 07:22 AM
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      Excellent work by BMW Motorsport. BMW has taken the first two races in ALMS and seems poised to continue their strong season at the 24 Hours of Le Mans this weekend. The pole setting time of 3:57.292 was set by Augusto Farfus. Ferrari qualified in second place with their 458 race car and the top four positions are BMW, Ferrari, BMW, and Chevrolet in the Corvette C6R. Audi took the overall pole, top ten qualifying times for GTE are listed below. ...
      Published on 06-10-2011 04:01 AM
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      This rendering from AutoBild is the best we have seen thus far. What strikes us is how the next generation won't be a radical departure from the E90. More subtle evolution than revolution. We will see more variants this generation with designations from F30 to F35. It would seem BMW is splitting the coupes away from the 3 series and moving them to the 4 series. Will coupes be even numbers and sedans odd? Sure is looking that way. ...
      Published on 06-09-2011 07:12 AM
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      Now this is a commercial! BMW Canada is shows off the 1M and some fancy driving by having a talented driver go straight through as well as slide through concrete walls cutout to the 1M's shape. It's a great video and it is nice to see BMW doing aggressive commercials again instead of the pansy JOY crap. This is Part 1 inferring we may get another video soon and if it is as good as this one we can't wait. Well done BMW Canada! ...
      Published on 06-09-2011 02:38 AM
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      This run file has been verified and there is a video accompanying it. This turbo E46 M3 belongs to a controversial member but we are just going to focus on the record and details. The car was run at about 26 psi also with nitrous we believe. Redline has been raised to 9000 rpm. Owner has not provided the full specs but this is a built motor with two GT3076 turbos. Whatever the exact specs are, there is no denying this is a very fast car. ...
      Published on 06-06-2011 07:00 AM
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      The design of the new F20 1 series is controversial, to say the least. BMW has made plenty of controversial styling decisions over the past decade so I suppose we should not be surprised. However, what is interesting with this car is that an amateur designer released his view of a facelift to improve the car and it's amazing how much these small changes improve the look. Take a look at the before and after photos here and wonder why the BMW designers did not take the same direction. ...
      Published on 06-06-2011 02:46 AM
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      Well, the weekend did not go well for Tom Coronel as he crashed in Race 1 finishing last. However, two of the other BMW 320 TC cars finished in 2nd and 3rd in race 1. In race 2, Coronel was the top BMW in 4th place. The Chevy Cruze continues to dominate winning both races. The next race in June 15th in the Czech Republic. Just bad luck for Coronel crashing and then overheating. ...
      Published on 06-04-2011 08:01 PM
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      The fourth race of the season takes place tomorrow, June 5th. Qualifying has taken place with Tom Coronel and his BMW 320 TC qualifying in 4th. Chevrolet is currently dominating the series in 1st place in the Manufacturer Standings with BMW in 3rd. Coronel is 7th overall in the driver standings. Take a look at the awesome qualifying video below to get an idea of what takes place on race weekend. ...
      Published on 06-03-2011 09:53 PM
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      This review was done by Former_Boosted_IS who sent it to BimmerBoost.

      The process of modding my car started with performance mods and has worked into many of the cosmetic mods lately. This is the latest of one of those cosmetic mods. I did not like the aggressiveness of the stock bumper at all, so I decided to move onto a M-TECH bumper from BMW. Since BMW allows you to order the bumper without the rear diffuser, I chose that option knowing I would go with a CF rear diffuser. ...
      Published on 06-03-2011 06:10 PM
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      Turns out the photo leaked early was not a joke. There is going to be a lot of controversy over this design, that is for sure. There will be a plethora of diesel models in Europe but what is interesting is the car is getting the new turbo four cylinder N20 motor putting our 247 horses. A sedan and coupe version have not been confirmed so it may be that the US will get the hatchback and the coupe/sedan will be the rumored 2 series. ...
      Published on 06-02-2011 06:52 AM
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      We hate car thieves and have absolutely no problem with extreme security systems that punish them when they attempt to steal a car. This one is a little bit different and leaves a bit of a mess but definitely teaches a lesson. Warning, if you are a bit squeamish or the sight of blood makes you woozy you might want to skip this video. You have been warned. ...
      Published on 06-02-2011 05:57 AM
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      This is the new front wheel drive BMW that is coming. It was spotted testing with a mule for the 2013 Mini Cooper. This car will share that Mini's platform but be branded as a BMW. We know, it's tough to keep up with all the models BMW is trying to squeeze in. This car is supposed to come in below the 1 series which mean, what will they call it? The 0 series? The 1/2 series? We know an easy way to solve the problem, don't build it and leave FWD to Mini. ...
      Published on 06-01-2011 06:18 AM
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      This is the information that ESS Tuning threatened BimmerBoost with legal action over. Some of you may remember that last year we reported the RDsport motor supercharged and tuned by ESS failed. Asbjorn then proceeded to write threats against myself and my family if the information was not removed. BimmerBoost did not remove the information and called their bluff. We have acquired the evidence to prove the motor failed and that it was a result of the supercharger and tuning. ...
      Published on 06-01-2011 03:04 AM
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      We're hoping this is some kind of mistake but it appears that Auto Bild in a preview of their upcoming issue has revealed the F20 1 series design ahead of schedule. The front is, well, ever hear the saying a face only a mother could love? BMW seems to be mimicking some Audi headlight aspects in this design although it looks a bit clumsy in its execution. This could be nothing and we do not have official photos yet but Auto Bild is reporting this as the new F20 1 series. ...

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