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Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 07-22-2014, 12:12 PM
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:thumbup:

:thumbup:
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 05-19-2014, 03:42 PM
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Views: 538
Posted By Nick@GSR
We're in Anaheim, the door is always open if your...

We're in Anaheim, the door is always open if your are in the neighborhood. :)

Nick...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 05-19-2014, 02:21 PM
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Views: 381
Posted By Nick@GSR
Road noise is very low. Obviously tires play a...

Road noise is very low. Obviously tires play a big role in that but stock it's golden. They even have sound deadening material underneath the engine cover to reduce noise.

Nick...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 05-19-2014, 02:17 PM
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Views: 1,130
Posted By Nick@GSR
Nice!!! :thumbup:

Nice!!! :thumbup:
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 05-19-2014, 02:15 PM
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Posted By Nick@GSR
For ATs it's becoming more about how good the...

For ATs it's becoming more about how good the software is rather than just the physical transmission itself. The biggest disappointment in some ATs is when they take on a life of their own and start...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 05-19-2014, 02:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 538
Posted By Nick@GSR
Wheel fitment reference on the BMW 228 Racing

We had the BMW 228 Racing project car out at Bimmerfest this weekend. Thanks to everyone who came out and stopped by.

For those looking at different wheel combos/sizes (in attached pic) we have...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 05-16-2014, 05:00 PM
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Posted By Nick@GSR
228i/M235i Production Bolt-in Roll Bars - Group Buy

Discount for first 10 Bimmerfest users. $1,299 - will be selling retail for $1,499. If we get higher levels of interest we may be able to get the price down further for this initial round. We'll have...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 05-08-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 504
Posted By Nick@GSR
Tim, Since this is a race car application we...

Tim,

Since this is a race car application we are using an extension that connects to a quick release that connects to the steering wheel. For the steering wheel we are using your typical suede...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 05-07-2014, 05:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 397
Posted By Nick@GSR
The base model wheels on the 228i (7") have a +40...

The base model wheels on the 228i (7") have a +40 offset which gives you about an extra 15mm extra on the outer to have a nice stance - 20mm if you want to roll the fenders. On the front you have...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 05-07-2014, 04:49 PM
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Views: 504
Posted By Nick@GSR
Ugh! BMW changed the steering column spline

Making a bit more on the BMW 228 Racing - pulled the steering wheel off and UGH! :mad: they changed the steering wheel spline to something much different from what they have used in the past. Why you...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 04-29-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,299
Posted By Nick@GSR
I think it's something like less than 15% of...

I think it's something like less than 15% of young people today know how to drive a stick.

Nick...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 04-29-2014, 04:04 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,299
Posted By Nick@GSR
I think MTs are reserved for those with the...

I think MTs are reserved for those with the appreciation and skill to get everything humanly possible out of the car while bathing in the glory of what that feels like when you've done it well....
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 04-29-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,961
Posted By Nick@GSR
Just to clarify Dinan doesn't work with BMW. They...

Just to clarify Dinan doesn't work with BMW. They just purchase insurance from a third party that covers things if there is an issue and BMW pushes it back on Dinan. This insurance cost is built into...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 04-29-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,961
Posted By Nick@GSR
We run a BMW/Porsche shop so I'm a bit biased...

We run a BMW/Porsche shop so I'm a bit biased but... I have driven the Stingray and DAMN they have done a a great job with that car. If you are just looking for the fun factor it's hard to beat....
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 04-29-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,071
Posted By Nick@GSR
The manual is quite good. Would really recommend...

The manual is quite good. Would really recommend MT unless your commute is hellish.

Nick...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 04-29-2014, 02:06 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 320
Posted By Nick@GSR
Looking for enthusiast with M235i in SoCal

GSR Autosport is looking for an enthusiast in SoCal that is planning on taking their M235i to the track from time to time to participate in our Enthusiast Team Member Program.

What's in it for...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 04-27-2014, 11:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 827
Posted By Nick@GSR
Production version is .095 mild steel, 1.5 inch...

Production version is .095 mild steel, 1.5 inch tubing, TIG welded. We'll publish the weight with the next version.
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 04-27-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,750
Posted By Nick@GSR
Interior options are nice!!!

Interior options are nice!!!
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 04-27-2014, 06:50 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,220
Posted By Nick@GSR
Love it!

Love it!
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 04-27-2014, 06:48 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,592
Posted By Nick@GSR
Nicely optioned.

Nicely optioned.
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 04-27-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 827
Posted By Nick@GSR
BMW 228i /M235i Bolt-in Roll/Harness Bar

We've just finished the prototype for the bolt-in in roll bar - no cutting or drilling required. Right now it requires that the lower rear seat be pulled out (no tools required) and the rear seat...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 04-16-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,013
Posted By Nick@GSR
Yep, at the wheels. These cars are going to be a...

Yep, at the wheels. These cars are going to be a ton of fun with a bit of tuning.

Nick...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 04-13-2014, 11:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,013
Posted By Nick@GSR
Stock 228i Dyno Numbers

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=433643&d=1397454410


Before we started the tear down for our BMW 228 Racing project we took a few dyno pulls on our stock 228i...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 03-29-2014, 10:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,734
Posted By Nick@GSR
:thumbup: Congrats! We've been having a great...

:thumbup: Congrats! We've been having a great time with our 228 before it goes into the shop for its transformation into a race car. With less weight hanging out on the front of the car it has nice...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 03-27-2014, 06:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,226
Posted By Nick@GSR
I have driven both. The price point has already...

I have driven both. The price point has already been mentioned so I'll give you my driving experience perspective. You can really feel the lower center of gravity in how the Cayman handles - the turn...
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