18 05, 2017

BMW F80 M3 Competition Upgrade by RamSpeed

By | May 18th, 2017|BMW, Completed Projects, NEWS, Ramspeed News|0 Comments

The latest generation BMW M3 F80 Competition is not a slouch and anyone attempting to improve on what many would consider a pinnacle of BMW ‘Pure Driving Pleasure’ should consider their options very carefully. I mean, it’s easy to add ‘stuff’ on, but how do you actually improve or better still, make the overall package tastefully individual? – Answer? – RamSpeed Custom Performance & Enhancement package, based on customer’s very specific set of requirements. After analysing proven performers from well know German BMW Tuning houses like AC Schnitzer, our customer wanted to push the envelope a little further. To start, the standard BMW package already contained Carbon Roof, so the request to extend on the theme included aggressive front lip splitter / spoiler, custom rear carbon diffuser and a carbon boot spoiler to match. Next, the exhaust. Standard F80 M3 exhaust is a work of art, but lacks the more aggressive sound note and dynamic

7 03, 2017

AC Schnitzer ACS1 5.0d The fastest Diesel in Hockenheim

By | March 7th, 2017|AC Schnitzer, Leading Tuning Companies, Tuning News, Undefined|0 Comments

The AC Schnitzer Tri-turbo diesel with 400 HP unfolds the record of the fastest diesel car on the Hockenheim ring. At beginning, it might look very middle-of-the-road saloon with just a few customizations. Brushing off the buzz, the AC Schnitzer ACS1 5.0d has set up the record of the fastest Diesel car on the Hockenheim ring with a lap time of 1:13.80 min, which is even faster than the Porsche Cayman S (987) or the 911 Carrera 4S (997). Framing its name in the initial choices of diesel and petrol car lovers, the ACS1 5.0d accelerates up to 100 km/h (62 mph) in just 4.5 seconds while going from 80 to 180 km/h (50 to 112 mph) it takes just 7.9 seconds. This shows that it’s not just faster than a standard BMW M135i, but highly efficient and sturdy indeed. The 1 – series witnessed a triumphant upgradation from 381 HP and 740 Nm (546

2 03, 2017

BMW X5, X6, X4 and X3 Diesel AC Schnitzer Sound Module

By | March 2nd, 2017|AC Schnitzer, BMW, Leading Tuning Companies, Tuning News|0 Comments

New Product release by RamSpeed and AC Scnitzer for BMW X5 X6 X4 - AC Schnitzer Diesel Sound Module. The new AC Schnitzer sound module set for diesel variants of BMW X3 and X4 models is now available from RamSpeed. The product consists of a stainless-steel silencer with 2 "Sport" tailpipes in the right and left hand side. Now, for the first time, the diesel sound module is also available with the tailpipes in Sport Black (option).   The sound module for the BMW X5 and X6 models consists of a twin silencer specially developed for these models, with the famous AC Schnitzer "Racing" tailpipes again for both the right and left side. The exciting thing about this product is the ability to of the AC Schnitzer sound module, to choose between seven (6 + standard) different exhaust notes. All by the flick of a button! These sound types are selected via the remote control

1 03, 2017

AC Schnitzer Carbon Aerdynamics for the BMW i8

By | March 1st, 2017|AC Schnitzer, Tuning News|0 Comments

The most advanced BMW sports car gets further modified by the tuning specialists, AC Schnitzer. The Aachen-based tuning specialist will be launching the plug-in hybrid BMW i8 with new carbon aerodynamic components at the Geneva International Motor Show in March. With 25 mm lowering at the front and 20 mm at the rear, the i8 by AC Schnitzer ensures greater stability in all cornering situations. The BMW i8 being fitted with AC Schnitzer carbon front spoiler elements, carbon side skirts and carbon racing rear wing gives a smooth driving experience to both the powerful petrol engine and the hybrid electric motor. The carbon middle front spoiler, the carbon bonnet top, and the carbon front side wings further add to the sporting attributes of the BMW i8. An array of interior trim pieces including the aluminum pedal set, aluminum footrest and floor mats of velours has been added to highlight the sophisticated look of the i8

26 02, 2017

AC Schnitzer celebrates a special anniversary with the limited edition ACL2S special tuning range for the BMW M240i

By | February 26th, 2017|AC Schnitzer, Tuning News|0 Comments

Celebrating its 30th anniversary, AC Schnitzer will give its fans the limited edition ACL2S special tuning range for the BMW M240i. The special tuning package will be launching at the upcoming 2017 Geneva Motor Show in March. AC Schnitzer has produced only 30 sets of the high-quality base conversion kit. The project kicks off with a performance upgrade with motorsport heritage, taking it from 250 kW/340 hp/500 Nm to a generous 294 kW/400 hp and 600 Nm. The Aachen-based tuning specialists give ACL2S an amazing voice with incredible silencer system made of V2A stainless steel, exhaust flap, connecting pipe and sound pipe. Additionally, AC Schnitzer has included its fully adjustable RS suspension kit, lowering the car as to the asphalt by approx. 35 - 45 mm at the front and approx. 40 - 50 mm at the rear. The adjustable suspension gives the customer the option to adjust height, compression, and rebound. The aero kit