Originally Posted by T1T2GRE
Dackel - are there any thoughts on a patch for this? It's unlikely I will reach these speeds, but my Teutonic DNA makes me cringe that the possibility of a hood launch wasn't addressed.
The 1M (and 135i) hood is just fine bellow 280 kph V-Max speeds. That is why BMW M will not offer a higher speed limiter aka "driver's package" for the 1M. At least that is the "story" I heard.
No one is really gonna be seeing those kinds of speeds - except for maybe a few car nuts over here. Like me.
And my hood has been holding up just fine above 280 kph on my "tuned" 135i.