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Supercharged BMW E30

Supercharged BMW E30

Posted by Glenn Rowswell on 31st January 2014

Tuned BMW E30
Tuned BMW E30
Tuned BMW E30
Tuned BMW E30
Tuned BMW E30
Tuned BMW E30
Tuned BMW E30
Tuned BMW E30
Tuned BMW E30
Tuned BMW E30
Tuned BMW E30
Tuned BMW E30
Tuned BMW E30
Tuned BMW E30
Tuned BMW E30
Tuned BMW E30
Tuned BMW E30
Tuned BMW E30
Tuned BMW E30
TECH SPEC

Car: BMW E30
Owner: Clive King

STYLING
Custom 4-inch steel wide arches flared; hand-built steel sideskirts; stretched M-Tech 2 bumpers to match arches; Renault Laguna splitter; custom swage lines, de-locked and smoothed body; custom vented bonnet; carbon fibre boot spoiler; Startec rear lights; carbon wrapped mirrors/ door trims; side indicators removed; M3 bonded windscreen; sunroof panel lightened and bonded; airbrushed Union Jack/ German flags in engine bay; painted in high-gloss jet black.

TUNING
Custom-built M20 B28 stroker engine using M50 2.8 crank, M20 2.0 rods and 2.5 pistons; steel head gasket; ARP bolts; re-worked head; custom cat cam; 6-branch manifold; home brew 3-inch exhaust; VR6 coil packs; Rotrex supercharger kit; ITG air filter, front-mount intercooler; custom radiator; Kenlowe twin speed fan; DTA S80 Pro ECU and specific wiring harness; uprated injectors; smoothed and polished inlet manifold; Urban Camo Samco hose kit; 55l fuel cell; 2.5l swirl pot; Bosch 044 pump; twin filters; oil cooler; braided fuel lines.

CHASSIS
FK High Sport coilovers; H&R adjustable roll bars; rear camber kit; M3 eccentric front wishbone bushes; poly bushes all round; strengthened subframes; Sparco twin-tube strut brace; Wilwood Ultralite 4-pot 310mm fronts; drilled/grooved rear; Rota RBX wheels 9.5×17-inch ET19 painted in candy shimmering pink; Yokohama Parada Spec2 tyres.

INTERIOR
Mitsubishi Evo Recaro front seats on custom mounts; rear seats removed; OMP steering wheel, Sparco snap-off kit; Drift Iridium gauges; centre switch panel; 18-point Safety Devices roll-cage finished in candy shimmering pink; Sparco 3-point harnesses; Union Jack headliner; brushed alloy door panels.

AUDIO
Kenwood KDC BT92SD headunit; Diamond Audio D661 front speakers M551 rears; Diamond Audio 10-inch subs; Kenwood PS501F and 401M 1200w amps; Phoenix Gold Proline driver & bass cube; Excide 900 deep cycle battery.

Photos by Daniel Pullen