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E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014)
4th generation E90 M3 sedan, E92 M3 coupe and E93 M3 convertible. The last of the naturally aspirated M3s, powered by a 4.0 liter V8 making 414hp and 295 lb-ft of torque.

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eas | Official VF Engineering e9X Supercharger Information Thread

We are excited to announce the release of VF Engineering's VF620 Supercharger system for the e9x M3 platform. This thread will serve as an ongoing platform for information pertaining to VF Supercharging content and the e9X M3/S65 Powerplant, consolidated into a single thread.



Introduction
VF Engineering chose to supercharge the BMW E92 M3 to add to already superior throttle response and give wild mid-to-top end power (sport mode) with the centrifugal Vortech V3Si supercharger. Maintaining the original BMW quality, smoothness and reliability were the key factors in the VF design. This is where the VF software comes into full play. VF has harnessed the reliability of Vortech superchargers and quality of VF custom software with their 10 years of supercharging experience and worldwide OEM supply contacts to create the ultimate supercharger system for the ultimate driver's car.



The VF620 Supercharger kits retain street-like characteristics, instantly transforming your M3 into a track beast under full acceleration.

VF620 Specifications
- Vortech V3Si Compressor, in exclusive VFE Black finish
- 6.0-7.0psi manifold boost pressure
- 91/93 Octane compatible, no Secondary Methonal System required
- Textured cast-aluminum intake manifold with aftercooler cartridge preparation
- High flow Greddy Type R overrun bypass valve system
- CAD designed cassette-style slide aftercooler cartridge
- OEM front-mounted water-to-air intercooler
- Dedicated Recirculation System with High Flow Electric Pump and OEM-type reservoir
- CNC Machined T6061 supercharger Bracket, T3 anodized for strength and durability
- VFE Custom MSS60 DME Software, with removed Speed Limiter
- K&N Oiled Type Air Filter, with rotomolded intake tract
- Upgraded Bosch fuel injectors
- Silicone Coupler Hoses w/ Norma euro-style hose clamps
- OBD2 compliant for dealer diagnostics
- Fully reversible conversion
- Detailed Instructions
- 1 year unlimited mileage warranty

VF620 Dyno Results

Vehicle: 2009 BMW M3 Coupe
Transmission: DCT
Exhaust: Stock X-pipe/Mufflers
Fuel: 91 Octane

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VF540 (non-intercooled) systems to be announced shortly.
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VF620 Dyno Results

VF620 Dyno Results

Below are dyno graphs of various VF Supercharged E9X M3s, on our in-house dynojet 224xlc



Charts will be released as installs are completed.

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Vehicle: 2009 BMW M3 Coupe
Transmission: DCT
Exhaust: Stock X-pipe/Mufflers
Fuel: 91 Octane
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Vehicle: 2011 BMW M3 Coupe (eas Project M3)
Transmission: DCT
Exhaust: Akrapovic Evolution, 100cpsi cats
Fuel: 100 Octane

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Vehicle: 2008 BMW M3 Coupe (VF Widebody M3)
Transmission: DCT
Exhaust: Vorsteiner axleback
Fuel: 91 Octane
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Records & Achievements

During its R&D phase, VF Engineering has been able to make some noteworthy progress:

- Competed in ETGP 2011, results in upcoming Feb 2012 eurotuner issue, EAS MY11 Project e92 M3
- Current 1/4mi Record Holder - 10.69ET/129.38mph, VAC Motorsports MY09 e92 M3 Project
- 2011 BullRun Rally Participant/Finish
- Bimmerfest 2010 - Best of show
- MFest IV - Best of show - Modified M3
- Numerous features in different Automotive Publications worldwide, including European Car & eurotuner
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Individual Component Shots

Individual Component Shots

VF620 Kit Layout/Individual Component photos


VF620 Cast Aluminum Manifold w/ Integrated Aftercooler Cartridge - Top View


VF620 Bumper Mounted Heat Exchanger


VF620 High Flow Bosch Fuel Injectors


VF620 Intake Inlet Hose/Filter assembly


VF620 Rotomolded Intake Charge Pipe w/ Recirculation Hose


VF620 Billet Supercharger Bracket Assembly w/ Vortech V3sci Compressor


VF620 Supercharger Kit installed on EAS Project M3




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eas | One hot lap of Streets of Willow in our supercharged M3 - ETGP 2011


VF-Engineering's widebody supercharged E92 M3 driven at Spring Mountain Racepark July 2010 (early billet prototype manifold shown)


VF Engineering Supercharged Wide Body E92 M3 - The Smoking Tire/Matt Farah


eas | Two 1/4 Mile Drag Runs with our VF620 Supercharged E92 M3


eas | VF Supercharger & Akrapovic Evolution Dyno - 2008 BMW e92 M3


eas - VF620 M3 Supercharger Installation Time Lapse


VF620 Supercharged E92 M3 Burnout - VAC Motorsports


VF620 Supercharged E92 M3 1/4mi Pass - VAC Motorsports


VF Engineering with Adam Carolla & Sandy Ganz of CarCast - VF620 M3 Widebody (early billet prototype manifold shown)


eas | MFest V Highlights - VF Supercharger Ridealong program at Las Vegas Speedway
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VF620 Supercharger Kit installed on EAS Project M3






VF620 Supercharger Kit installed on VF Widebody Project M3 - Bimmerfest 2011


VF620 Supercharger Kit installed on EAS Project M3 - Bimmerfest 2011
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