Tuning: G-POWER Modifed the New BMW X5M and X6M (photos)

18 12 2009

G-Power tuning group has offered BMW buyers their sport package with aerodynamic and performance enhancements for the X5 M and X6 M that made M-models more powerfull and exclusive.

The German tuner has upgraded the 4.4-liter V8 turbocharged engine found in both M models with reprogrammed ECU resulting in a modest boost in output to 600 horsepower at 6,000 rpm and 700Nm or 516 squash feet of torque from 2,000 rpm. G-Power engineers also deleted the speed limiter, and now this two SUVs are propelled to a top speed more than 300km/h (187mph), with 0 to 100km/h (62mph) acceleration arrival in 4.5 seconds and to 200km/h (124mph) in just 16.2 seconds.

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Tuning: LUMMA CLS 730 RS Package for the BMW M5 E60 with G-POWER 730hp Bi-Supercharger System

15 11 2009

A German tuner Lumma Design has released a new performance tuning package for the BMW M5 E60 that also included G-Power upgrade kit to the M-badged version of the BMW 5-series.

LUMMA Design CLR 730 RS based on BMW M5 E60 img_1 | AutoWorld

As result a car that uses all 730 horsepower of a bi-compressor V10 to spread a limit speed of over 367 km/h (228 mph). The 700 Nm of torque helps the car go 0-100 km/h time in 4.2 seconds, feat 200 km/h in just ten seconds. 300 km/h is achieved in 29.5 seconds.

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ALPINA present New Bi-Turbo BMW D3 Coupe (photo)

6 08 2008

Famous BMW supported tuner ALPINA has tweaked the twin-turbo diesel powerplant from the BMW 123d classic and fixed it under the hood of the BMW ALPINA D3 Bi-Turbo Coupe.

As a result, the better hp and lighter engine means a largely energy-to-emphasis ratio of 146hp per tonne – virtually matching BMW’s own 330d Coupe. The car is skilled of 152mph and 0-62mph in 6.9 secs and yet the certified fuel consumption and emanation numbers tell a very different rumor: 52.3mpg (complete EU) and 143g/km!

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