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      05-19-2011, 08:48 AM   #23
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Based on all information available to-date (including Matt Russell's briefing at the press launch), the only difference to the motor in the 1M are piston rings and software.

Do you know differently?

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Intake and exhaust have been 'tweaked' as well. Certainly wont risk a tune built for another car on the 1M. Wait until it has been thoroughly tested on the 1M first.

I really don't think the 1M needs a tune IMO. The thing has plenty of power. Bigger/better tires for street use, a set of rims/tires for track use, and that sexy akrapovic exhaust would be the only items on my list.
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      05-19-2011, 08:53 AM   #24
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PES Tuning also have a software ready for the 1M. I juste write to them yesterday and they tell me that.

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      05-19-2011, 09:22 AM   #25
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You can make the claim that the N54 is unchanged if you want, but having driven a 135 and the 1M, the N54 in the 1M performs entirely different.
Yes, revised software, lighter flywheel and massively improved chassis/suspension will do that!

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      05-19-2011, 09:43 AM   #26
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I believe they are responding to your post #2 in this thread, which references the only change being the M button. Indeed, we know have it confirmed that the software has been remapped for the 1M, along with the lighter flywheel. I'll agree with Roboto... I won't be seeking a tune for the motor for awhile....it's got plenty of power out of the box as I learn the limits of the chassis.
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      05-19-2011, 10:05 AM   #27
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Yes, revised software, lighter flywheel and massively improved chassis/suspension will do that!

Neil
Yeah, what would Matt know about the 1 M, anyway... and he's probably lying, keeping the truth from the internets!

Hey Neil, I guess you are getting your late but it will be worth the wait I can confirm.
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      05-19-2011, 10:15 AM   #28
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Yeah, what would Matt know about the 1 M, anyway... and he's probably lying, keeping the truth from the internets!

Hey Neil, I guess you are getting your late but it will be worth the wait I can confirm.
Outside chance I'll get mine sooner...

BTW, congratulations on the One Lap! You did the M Coupe mafia proud.

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      05-19-2011, 10:49 AM   #29
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and massively improved chassis/suspension will do that!

Neil
That will make the car perform differently, not specifically the engine.
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      05-19-2011, 11:29 AM   #30
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How much is it for the endmuffler alone do you know?
335i titanium slip on (endmuffler) € 2499,--
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335i titanium slip on (endmuffler) € 2499,--

ouch! that's gonna hurt considering the muffler for the 1M will definetly cost more
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      05-19-2011, 03:49 PM   #32
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Then we hope for a stainless alternative In Sweden i can buy titanium slip on for 335i for 2100euro(stainless 1600) at my local akra dealer.
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I dont think there are enough of us for a group buy.
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      05-20-2011, 11:07 AM   #34
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akrapovic exhaust

I want to wait to mod my 1M, this justs makes me say F*CK that!!!!

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1M is being flashed here in Toronto:
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First chip-tuned BMW 1M. Ofcourse in Germany. http://techtec.de/index.php?id=61
Dyno results available.

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Measured engine power: 352 HP
measured wheelpower: 323 HP
measured torque: 518 Nm

tuned (stage 1):
tuned engine power: 398 HP
tuned wheelpower: 375 HP
tuned torque: 580 Nm
vmax removed

stage 2 under development...
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      05-21-2011, 09:00 PM   #37
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Damn!! That's gonna be a killer!
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      05-21-2011, 11:42 PM   #38
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Impressively, the power curve remains near its peak level north of 6,000 RPM.
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Impressively, the power curve remains near its peak level north of 6,000 RPM.

more impresive is that with the tuning the car had + 40 horsepower from 4500K to redline.... not just a big peak.... it's a plateau of bonus HP.

So the stock rating of 352 hp... (PS).. I show that converts to 347 hp...
and the 332 hp (PS) at the wheels converts to 327 hp ... which means the 1M puts out at the wheels nearly what it is rated at the flywheel from the factory!

IIRC the Automobile mag dyno runs show 293 hp at the wheels for the N54is motor?

http://www.automobilemag.com/reviews...bo_engine.html

I'll be interested to see when Automobile throws a 1M onto the dyno for an apples to apples comparison to show what sort of work the M engineers did to tweak the 1M beyond the 335is/Z435is.
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      05-22-2011, 12:23 AM   #40
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So are you getting one M3 Adjuster?
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      05-22-2011, 12:33 AM   #41
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So are you getting one M3 Adjuster?
waiting for confirmation..paperwork is being submitted to the ED divison Monday... thanks to a tip from Papethova, who followed up with me from earlier in the year and gave me a tip and saved me from a lot more cold calling. I am hoping to get the car in Germany in August or early September, and then to pick it up from the performance center sometime in the days before BMW CCA ofest 2011 at Barber Motorsports Park
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      05-22-2011, 12:48 AM   #42
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Nice. I was pulling for at least a few of the pre-drive group to get 1Ms. It just seems right... Since many of us got to share in that early experience thanks to you all and your great feedback and insights.

It's exciting to learn more about the potential of the 1M. It's already good out of the box, how much better can it get, looking forward to finding out.
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      05-26-2011, 03:49 PM   #43
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Eisenmann NA exhaust teaser. No further info yet.
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      06-01-2011, 03:10 PM   #44
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I want more!!!!!!
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