BMW Super Bild Of The Day: Dinan E39 M5 S3 - Page 2 - BMW M5 Forum and M6 Forums
E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion 1998-2003 Advertiser's Forum

LinkBack Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
post #11 of 13 Old 15th June 2012, 12:30 AM
m5board.comoholic (>1000 posts)
lugnuts's Avatar
Join Date: May 2009
Location: IL
Posts: 1,915
Thanks: 196
Thanked 172 Times in 136 Posts
Originally Posted by bmwMcrzy View Post
You did awesome for a n00b, you had consistent times and trap speeds.
Don't worry you'll drive my day
I have been on the "track" but its been almost 15 years but that doesn't mean I don't have experience running a car

Last edited by lugnuts; 15th June 2012 at 12:31 AM.
lugnuts is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #12 of 13 Old 9th July 2012, 11:38 AM
Member, Sport: Off DSC: On (>50 posts)
OlieL's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Surrey, UK
Posts: 83
Thanks: 35
Thanked 19 Times in 8 Posts
Originally Posted by Diny View Post
And it's spelled "build"

I think they are using the German word for picture - das Bild. There's another one of ours here BMW Super Bild Of The Day - E39 M5 . Still think that Terabass's pics beat both of those though!
OlieL is offline  
post #13 of 13 Old 9th July 2012, 04:03 PM
M5 Expert (>4000)
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Dayton, Maryland
Age: 51
Posts: 4,195
Thanks: 806
Thanked 876 Times in 519 Posts
Originally Posted by bimmerule View Post
I imagine Adam held back at least 1/2 sec if not more being it wasn't his car. On a proper track, I'd be surprised if the S2 does not dip into 12s.
Oh, I wasn't holding back. But with a total of 30 seconds and 100' of seat time in the S2, I just sucked. I'm no pro and I need practice too!

One of my best excuses for not going as quickly as I hoped was the 3.45 gears that Angelo and I both have. With zero traction conditions, getting away on stock gearing or less (Rob) resulted in much less wheel spin.

And if my stock M5 with only the Shark Injector tune can go 12.92 on Nexen street tires, an S2 in the same conditions has to good for sub 12.5 runs.

2003 Jet Black on Black Sport
RK Stage 1 SC
Aquamist w/ Howerton trunk tank
Supersprint Headers - X-pipe - CNS cans
3.45 Dinan Differential
CNS 10.5 clutch
1/4 Mile Best...pending

My Old Beast
2003 M5 Silver on Black/Silverstone Sport
1/4 Mile Best of 11.72 @ 121.04
Clemster is online now  


Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the BMW M5 Forum and M6 Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Linear Mode Linear Mode
Rate This Thread:

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Auto Bild Sportscars test of BMW Alpina B3 S BiTurbo, BMW M3 Sedan DKG Competition Package, C63 AMG etc Gustav E90 M3 Sedan, E92 M3 Coupe, E93 M3 Convertible, E46 M3 and E36 M3, Z4 M and Z4 M Coupe 10 8th February 2011 12:32 AM
Auto Bild Spprtscars test of BMW Alpina B3 S BiTurbo, BMW M3 Sedan DKG Competition Package, C63 AMG etc Gustav | BMW Alpina Discussion 6 29th October 2010 10:30 AM
RPi one day super sale @Pacific BMW in Glendale joe@raceprecision M5 E60 Group Buy Forum and Sponsor Discussion and Offerings 0 10th October 2010 09:25 PM
Auto Bild Article: BMW M5 Touring today and from yesterday Gustav E34 M5 Discussion 1 27th April 2008 04:36 AM
Auto Bild: Most sporty car, BMW or Audi, M5 keeps the crown Gustav E60 M5 and E61 M5 Touring Discussion 5 15th November 2006 11:12 AM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may 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 On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome