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2013 BMW Z4 GTE

Discussion in 'Z4 Roadster & Coupé' started by GazHyde, Feb 21, 2013.

  1. GazHyde

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    For the first time in the American Le Mans Series, BMW’s racing efforts in GT will center around a car other than its M3. BMW Motorsport officials announced Saturday that BMW Team RLL is turning to the BMW Z4 for the 2013 ALMS season.

    Technical Specifications BMW Z4 GT3.

    Transmission: six-speed sequential sport transmission, operated via shifting paddles mounted on the steering wheel, multiple ZF Sachs clutch

    Brake system: hydraulic dual circuit brake; monobloc multi-piston light alloy brake callipers, innver-vented steel brake discs, seamless brake balance adjustment (front and rear) by the driver

    Wheels: BBS forged aluminum wheels, front axle: 12,5x18“, rear axle: 13x18“)

    Engine type: Eight-cylinder, V-configuration, four valves per cylindre, mandatory air restrictor (2x29.4mm)
    Capacity: 4,400cc
    Max. output: approx. 480bhp (with mandatory air restrictor)
    Max. torque: approx. 480Nm

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  2. Titan

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    Huh!
    All those buttons on the steering wheel and it hasn't even got an ///M badge :(
    Can you send them on of yours aceman?
     
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    Its got the M colours on the rim as straight markers though. :D
     
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    what does the "Fancy" button do ?
     
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    Very nice but it is the wrong colour :(
     
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    I wouldn't object to a blue n white n red n fancy button Z


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  8. Jamezee

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    Go on then, I agree but you would think they would throw in a cup holder :coffee
     
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    I'm not fussed about the cup holder but an armrest would be nice ....:)


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  10. zedonist

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    Erm.... It's on the spoiler...... Lovely motor they should make the body kit available, would require a garage extension mind! :coolsteer)
     
  11. Titan

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    Erm ... I meant there isn't one on the steering wheel
    Erm ... And how is the driver supposed to see the one on the spoiler and know he's in an ///m ???


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  12. Brian H

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    Does the ///M badge on the windscreen not count :-\ ;)
     

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