BMW 1 Series Coupe Forum / 1 Series Convertible Forum (1M / tii / 135i / 128i / Coupe / Cabrio / Hatchback) (BMW E82 E88 128i 130i 135i)
 





 

Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      08-31-2011, 05:59 PM   #243
MrBlonde
Welcome! To the House of Batiatus!
MrBlonde's Avatar
39
Rep
2,662
Posts

 
Drives: 368 M Coupe, E82 135i, E70 X5
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Sydney

iTrader: (0)

Send a message via MSN to MrBlonde
Huge pass Michael! Good to see the number 1 position is under competition.
__________________
.-=[ Kenny ]=-. 1999 BMW M Coupe 10.775 @ 134.35 mph w/1.600 60' (Best 136.07 mph) 25th August 2004. +2010 X5 35D+

Check out the 1Addicts Drag Racing Standings and Drag Racing 101.
Appreciate 0
      08-31-2011, 06:11 PM   #244
BMW86
Major General
Australia
138
Rep
8,958
Posts

 
Drives: 135i CLA45 AMG Ninja
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Australia

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by MrBlonde View Post
Huge pass Michael! Good to see the number 1 position is under competition.
Friendly competition is always good fun



I think 11s are just around the corner now too!
__________________
BMW 135i N54
MERCEDES CLA45 AMG
Appreciate 0
      08-31-2011, 06:34 PM   #245
micha3l
Lieutenant
micha3l's Avatar
Australia
10
Rep
506
Posts

 
Drives: 2011 BMW M3
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Brisbane, Australia

iTrader: (0)

11's are definitely possible (its only 0.006 less), but I do think it will be harder than everyone thinks!

Even looking on Dragtimes cars running street tyres are in the 11.9XX bracket, so everything will need to be perfect to do it
__________________


2011 BMW M3 - Mineral White - VF620 Supercharger - Gintani Sport Valved Exhaust - Harrop BBK - Arykym Front lip and Diffuser - KW Sleeve over kit - Forgestar CF5V Wheels
2009 BMW 135i - Space Grey - 11.841 @ 117.81mph - SOLD
Appreciate 0
      08-31-2011, 06:55 PM   #246
adrian@vishnu
Captain
Australia
12
Rep
672
Posts

 
Drives: 135i
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Sydney, Australia

iTrader: (0)

11s are coming... drag radials will ensure that. Who will get there first?? Justin is not returning for a couple weeks still, and his car with DRs should be a certainty for 11s (he has the trap speed advantage by far). Given that Wednesdays seem to be the day when people go out, that just leaves next Wednesday for someone to beat him to it!!
Appreciate 0
      08-31-2011, 07:56 PM   #247
JB4-335
Colonel
JB4-335's Avatar
Australia
35
Rep
2,600
Posts

 
Drives: E92 BSM & E70 AW
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Australia

iTrader: (1)

Here's my timeslip. Weighed my car at the scrutineering bay and a wopping 1625kgs (car only). That's a heavy little 1er. The guy next to me in the Rocket lane was in a AU falcon 4.0 naturally aspirated and he thought he was gonna smash me. Tried to explain we're not racing each other, we're racing to better our times.
Attached Images
 
__________________
JB4
Appreciate 0
      08-31-2011, 08:15 PM   #248
JB4-335
Colonel
JB4-335's Avatar
Australia
35
Rep
2,600
Posts

 
Drives: E92 BSM & E70 AW
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Australia

iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by woosh View Post
edit: Edwin, let us know next time you head down. We'll gather up the gents to come and support you / race as well.
Will do woosh.
Still waiting for a big Wednesday WSID meet with lots of 1ers and 3ers.
__________________
JB4
Appreciate 0
      08-31-2011, 08:16 PM   #249
BMW86
Major General
Australia
138
Rep
8,958
Posts

 
Drives: 135i CLA45 AMG Ninja
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Australia

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by micha3l View Post
11's are definitely possible (its only 0.006 less), but I do think it will be harder than everyone thinks!

Even looking on Dragtimes cars running street tyres are in the 11.9XX bracket, so everything will need to be perfect to do it
Agreed! I remember last time I went out I couldn't best my first time of the night. You're so close though, I'm sure you'll get it next time

Quote:
Originally Posted by adrian@vishnu View Post
11s are coming... drag radials will ensure that. Who will get there first?? Justin is not returning for a couple weeks still, and his car with DRs should be a certainty for 11s (he has the trap speed advantage by far). Given that Wednesdays seem to be the day when people go out, that just leaves next Wednesday for someone to beat him to it!!
It won't be me! I'd love to see some crazy numbers from Justins car, the trap speed is up there with the top 5 or 6 cars on drag times.

Quote:
Originally Posted by JB4135 View Post
Here's my timeslip. Weighed my car at the scrutineering bay and a wopping 1625kgs (car only). That's a heavy little 1er. The guy next to me in the Rocket lane was in a AU falcon 4.0 naturally aspirated and he thought he was gonna smash me. Tried to explain we're not racing each other, we're racing to better our times.
That's an awesome time Edwin. I think if you could easily shave off at least 0.2-0.3 if you didn't have as much weight.
__________________
BMW 135i N54
MERCEDES CLA45 AMG
Appreciate 0
      08-31-2011, 08:23 PM   #250
Orlin
Addicted to One
Orlin's Avatar
Australia
16
Rep
1,317
Posts

 
Drives: APR Stage 2+ Golf R
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Brisbane, Australia

iTrader: (1)

Send a message via MSN to Orlin
Quote:
Originally Posted by micha3l View Post
11's are definitely possible (its only 0.006 less), but I do think it will be harder than everyone thinks!

Even looking on Dragtimes cars running street tyres are in the 11.9XX bracket, so everything will need to be perfect to do it
I been saying that for a while although I do hope we all get there in the end.
Appreciate 0
      08-31-2011, 08:30 PM   #251
JB4-335
Colonel
JB4-335's Avatar
Australia
35
Rep
2,600
Posts

 
Drives: E92 BSM & E70 AW
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Australia

iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by BMW86 View Post
That's an awesome time Edwin. I think if you could easily shave off at least 0.2-0.3 if you didn't have as much weight.

Thanks Vin. I guess the methanol injection does work. Shaved .4 seconds off my ET.
__________________
JB4
Appreciate 0
      08-31-2011, 08:34 PM   #252
MrBlonde
Welcome! To the House of Batiatus!
MrBlonde's Avatar
39
Rep
2,662
Posts

 
Drives: 368 M Coupe, E82 135i, E70 X5
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Sydney

iTrader: (0)

Send a message via MSN to MrBlonde
Quote:
Originally Posted by JB4135 View Post
Here's my timeslip. Weighed my car at the scrutineering bay and a wopping 1625kgs (car only). That's a heavy little 1er. The guy next to me in the Rocket lane was in a AU falcon 4.0 naturally aspirated and he thought he was gonna smash me. Tried to explain we're not racing each other, we're racing to better our times.
Edwin, make sure you sit in your car on the weighbridge to get an accurate raceweight (car plus driver as it is raced).
__________________
.-=[ Kenny ]=-. 1999 BMW M Coupe 10.775 @ 134.35 mph w/1.600 60' (Best 136.07 mph) 25th August 2004. +2010 X5 35D+

Check out the 1Addicts Drag Racing Standings and Drag Racing 101.
Appreciate 0
      08-31-2011, 08:38 PM   #253
Orlin
Addicted to One
Orlin's Avatar
Australia
16
Rep
1,317
Posts

 
Drives: APR Stage 2+ Golf R
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Brisbane, Australia

iTrader: (1)

Send a message via MSN to Orlin
Thats a pretty good time considering the extra weight Edwin. I am curious to know why all of our trap speeds seem a little on the low side or am I expecting too much with a 116 - 117?
Appreciate 0
      08-31-2011, 08:45 PM   #254
BBK
Banned
45
Rep
3,078
Posts

 
Drives: A boring one...
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Australia

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2009 BMW 135i  [2.88]
Mine was due to low boost in 3rd and 4th gear. Felt so slow! Although it is amusing launching later than the guy next to you then just reeling them in and passing them at the end :-D

If I can do 112mph with boost of 10-12psi, then when I've sorted out the meth issue and doing 15psi surely I should be around the 115mph mark.
Appreciate 0
      08-31-2011, 08:49 PM   #255
JB4-335
Colonel
JB4-335's Avatar
Australia
35
Rep
2,600
Posts

 
Drives: E92 BSM & E70 AW
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Australia

iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by MrBlonde View Post
Edwin, make sure you sit in your car on the weighbridge to get an accurate raceweight (car plus driver as it is raced).

I weigh 88kgs so she's pushing a tad over 1700kgs with me.
__________________
JB4
Appreciate 0
      08-31-2011, 08:50 PM   #256
JB4-335
Colonel
JB4-335's Avatar
Australia
35
Rep
2,600
Posts

 
Drives: E92 BSM & E70 AW
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Australia

iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Orlin View Post
Thats a pretty good time considering the extra weight Edwin. I am curious to know why all of our trap speeds seem a little on the low side or am I expecting too much with a 116 - 117?
That's Matt. I think those traps are a tough target but definitely not impossible.
__________________
JB4
Appreciate 0
      08-31-2011, 08:56 PM   #257
JB4-335
Colonel
JB4-335's Avatar
Australia
35
Rep
2,600
Posts

 
Drives: E92 BSM & E70 AW
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Australia

iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by BBK View Post
Mine was due to low boost in 3rd and 4th gear. Felt so slow! Although it is amusing launching later than the guy next to you then just reeling them in and passing them at the end :-D

If I can do 112mph with boost of 10-12psi, then when I've sorted out the meth issue and doing 15psi surely I should be around the 115mph mark.
I agree Richard, the reel in is alot of fun. Hurry up and get that meth sorted mate. 15psi??? I was boosting to 18psi and tapering down to 15psi just before 6700rpm. I think I need to shift quicker from 2nd to 3rd and not wind it out as much.
Will throw a log up tomorrow showing some bad ass boost.
__________________
JB4
Appreciate 0
      08-31-2011, 09:14 PM   #258
BBK
Banned
45
Rep
3,078
Posts

 
Drives: A boring one...
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Australia

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2009 BMW 135i  [2.88]
Was just thinking Edwin, could you be the quickest 1 coupe vert in Oz, possibly in the world?
Appreciate 0
      08-31-2011, 09:27 PM   #259
JB4-335
Colonel
JB4-335's Avatar
Australia
35
Rep
2,600
Posts

 
Drives: E92 BSM & E70 AW
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Australia

iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by BBK View Post
Was just thinking Edwin, could you be the quickest 1 coupe vert in Oz, possibly in the world?
Maybe in Australia but I don't like my chances of taking on the world. It's quite rare to see fully modded verts. I bought this car cause I thought I was over my modded STI's and GTRs but i guess i'm just not.
Told a few guys at the track last night that it's just a diesel and that it's the wife's car, should have seen the look on there faces especially one guy that was in the lane next to me in a WRX. Reeled him in hard.
__________________
JB4
Appreciate 0
      08-31-2011, 09:46 PM   #260
Alpha Trion
First Lieutenant
Alpha Trion's Avatar
Australia
3
Rep
358
Posts

 
Drives: 135 Convertible
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Sydney Australia

iTrader: (0)

NICE WORK EDI!! fark i didn't know the verts were THAT heavy!

Yeah i would have got a coupe, but decided to get a vert because i didnt want to mod anything anymore (for a while) lol.

And shucks!! 12 flat is an AWESOME time michael!!


-Elee
Appreciate 0
      09-01-2011, 03:14 AM   #261
BBK
Banned
45
Rep
3,078
Posts

 
Drives: A boring one...
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Australia

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2009 BMW 135i  [2.88]
Fixed my problem... When I put my tank back on the base the pipe from the tank to the pump was kinked... Was giving a code at 100% dutycycle. She's running like a dream now!
Appreciate 0
      09-01-2011, 03:22 AM   #262
JB4-335
Colonel
JB4-335's Avatar
Australia
35
Rep
2,600
Posts

 
Drives: E92 BSM & E70 AW
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Australia

iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by BBK View Post
Fixed my problem... When I put my tank back on the base the pipe from the tank to the pump was kinked... Was giving a code at 100% dutycycle. She's running like a dream now!
good to hear Richard.
__________________
JB4
Appreciate 0
      09-01-2011, 03:44 AM   #263
Orlin
Addicted to One
Orlin's Avatar
Australia
16
Rep
1,317
Posts

 
Drives: APR Stage 2+ Golf R
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Brisbane, Australia

iTrader: (1)

Send a message via MSN to Orlin
Quote:
Originally Posted by BBK View Post
Fixed my problem... When I put my tank back on the base the pipe from the tank to the pump was kinked... Was giving a code at 100% dutycycle. She's running like a dream now!
Back to Willowbank!
Appreciate 0
      09-01-2011, 03:50 AM   #264
BMW86
Major General
Australia
138
Rep
8,958
Posts

 
Drives: 135i CLA45 AMG Ninja
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Australia

iTrader: (0)

Good stuff Richard. Back to the track!!
__________________
BMW 135i N54
MERCEDES CLA45 AMG
Appreciate 0
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:25 PM.




1addicts
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST