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Hamann BMW M5 2012

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Hamann has also a tuning package for the 2012 BMW M5. It’s really over the top this one.

In terms of styling you get modified rear and front bumpers with widened fenders and new air intakes and what not, as well as wings and spoiler wherever possible. Hamann wheels are also applied.

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What we like about it most is the powerrrrr! Hamann has improved the engine and raised the power to a massive 720hp and over 900 Nm of torque. That is incredible.

Other goodies include a black and white interior with sport seats and steering wheel, and sport suspension.

AC Schnitzer BMW 328i

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German tuner AC Schnitzer is preparing a full lineup of new tuned BMWs.

The latest model to join it is the BMW 328i, which has a magnificent 2.0- liter four-cylinder engine. It become even more magnificent though, when AC is done with it. They boost the output to 291 hp and 410 Nm (302 lb-ft) from 240 hp and 350 Nm (258.1 lb-ft).

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That reduces the 0 to 100km/h acceleration time. It now takes 5.7 seconds to do that which is great for a mid-size family car.

The car also benefits form other goodies such as revised front and rear aprons, sport exhausts, modded suspension and AC’s designer wheels. All in all, it’s a job well done by guys at AC.

AC Schnitzer BMW M5

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AC Schnitzer revealed its package for the BMW M5 F10 ahead of the Geneva Motor Show.

The car gets a carbon fiber body kit with steel grille, new side vents, and a revised rear aprons with a diffuser and trapezoidal tailpipes, and an air splitter. The whole car is finished in a nice matte blue paint job.

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As for the engine, the power has gone from 560 to 620hp and a peak torque of 790Nm. That means the car now does 0-100 km/h in 4.1 seconds. It’s done through ECU upgrade and sport exhausts.

The car also gets sport suspension and Type VII 21-inch wheels.

Akrapovic BMW M5 F10

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The Slovenian exhaust specialist Akrapovic has had a go at the new BMW M5 with one of their best systems.

The titanium set they have prepared for the car is a three-piece system with either titanium or carbon slip on covers. You want the full bounty you gotta have the carbon tailpipes.

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The system has many advantages including saving like 11 kg compared to the standard set, a healthy gain in power, and most importantly, a much more amazing soundtrack.

Akrapovic system are usually expensive, just like the cars they are for.

G Power M5 F10

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After announcing the specs of their new BMW M5 package, G power releases the first picture of the actual car.

This 640 hp monster which also has 777Nm of torque does 0 to 100km/h sprint in 3.9 seconds and top speed of 315km/h. That’s much quicker than the standard car, but then it has like 90 more horsepower.

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The power is brought courtesy of an ASA supercharger and a revised ECU.

The car also benefits from coilover suspension system to lower the ride height, and 21-inch forged wheels with 265/30 ZR 21 and 305/25 ZR 21 Michelin tires. That’s it for now, but there’s more to come.

AC Schnitzer BMW 3 Series F30

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German tuner AC Schnitzr revealed its Geneva-bound BMW 3 Series package.

The body kit consists of Front spoiler, rear roof spoiler, rear spoiler, rear skirt, decals, rear skirt protection foil, and emblems. There is also a wide range of 18, 19, and 20 inch AC Schnitzer wheels.

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For the interior you get 3-spoke sports airbag steering wheel, leather gear knob illuminated, gear knob with digital shift display, aluminium gear knob “Black Line”, aluminium handbrake handles, aluminium cover “Black Line” for i-Drive System controller, aluminium pedal sets and foot rest, and velours floor mats.

Performance upgrades are in the works and will be announced later.

Alpina B5 Upgraded

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Not digging the new BMW M5? No problem.

There’s a suitable alternative in form of a new version of the Alpina B5 biturbo. It has 540 hp and 730 Nm of torque which means it does the zero to 100 in  4.6 and the top speed is raised from 307 to 319 km/h.

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The rest of the car is pretty much the same as before, with a discrete body kit, sport suspension and wheels and a classic Alpina interior.

What hasn’t stayed the same is the price tag. It’s now €102,520.

640hp G-Power BMW M5

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G Power revealed details of their attempt at tuning the BMW M5 F10.

This might be their first take, from a series of tuning packages that are sure to produce the fastest sedan in the world, but even so it has a colossal 640 hp with 780 Nm of torque. God knows what kind of the monster stage 2 and 3 will be!

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The tuner has used an uprated ECU and a set of stainless steel exhausts to tune the engine, and in doing so they also removed the top speed limiter, so the car can reach 310 km/h now.

The M5 has also been fitted with ceramic brakes and G Power wheels.

BMW 650i Tuning by Lumma

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Famous German tuner Lumma has come up with a rather thorough tuning kit for the new BMW 650i.

The styling kit which can be had for both cope and cabrio models includes front spoiler lip and a pair of LED daytime lights, side skirts, and a rear diffuser with four tailpipes. That’s about it. Then they have lowered the car by 20mm and fitted it with GTB-Monoblock 9 20-inch rims.

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The interior is classic Lumma, a sea of leather and alcantara in contrasting black and white and aluminum pedals and accents.

Performance-wide, the V8-powered Bimmer gets a boost to 490hp and 720nm.

Hartge BMW 1-Series 2012

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With the new BMW 1 Series out on the market, tuners are starting to release their kit for Bavaria’s little boy.

Here’s Hartge’s kit for the new 1er, which include some visual tweaks and a bit more power.

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They fit the car with 19-inch aluminum wheels and install a 30 millimeter lowered suspension system. They improve the aesthetics and also the handling, but the car is still very ugly.

Performance-wise, Hartge currently only tunes the diesels. The 116d goes from 116 to 142 hp, the 118d goes from 142 to 174 hp. The popular 120dgets the biggest bump to 218 hp and 450 Nm.


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