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Z4 Spoiler thread

Discussion in 'Z4 Roadster & Coupé' started by GazHyde, Oct 6, 2016.

  1. GazHyde

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    I've been look at spoilers for the Z4 roadster on and off for a while. Not a fan of the OEM aero ones, prefer some of the following styles more as it gives a more aggressive look.

    We seem to be relatively spoilt for choice with the roadie, but Lee is having a nightmare finding a decent one for the Coupe.

    Thought I found just what I was looking for and it's $1500... Courtesy of Liberty Walk. :cool:
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    If I could find an Alpina one relatively cheaply I'd be relatively happy, although you can still buy them new...
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    But at the budget end we have the Mad Max duck tail...
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    AC Schnitzer produced these wing-lets which I quite like (cheap eBay knocks are available!)
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    Hamann have this uncomfortable looking monstrosity...
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    I don't want no sill aerofoil wings... ain't no one needs that kind of down force... :bag: upload_2016-10-6_20-0-40.png

    For relative completeness I'll add a pic of the Aero one, else someone will moan...
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  2. Daz3

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    That liberty walk one looks awesome but very pricey I think either aero or alpina
     
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    I too like the liberty walk one .. . .expensive tastes :thumbsup:
     
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    I like the Liberty Walk one too :p
     
  5. andyglym

    andyglym Shiny Dust Caps Make Your Zed Go Faster.
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    The Wing-lets look novel, not seen those before.
     
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    Alpina one is spot on
     
  7. Brian H

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    A painted/body coloured duck tail would look good.
     
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    I like the liberty walk too, and the aero spoiler.
     
  9. t-tony

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    They were my second choice Andy, would've wanted to see some fitted before going that route though!

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  10. andyglym

    andyglym Shiny Dust Caps Make Your Zed Go Faster.
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    Must admit I'm far to boring to be so "outlandish" but they do look natty and would be a good talking point.
     
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    The only trouble with the liberty walk kit is your limited to top speed. It's around 100mph or the wind will rip the kit off...
     
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    I guess that's a non-starter then Lee. My boring old standard Aero one has been tested well above that, on private roads obviously.

    Tony.
     
  13. Lee

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    It's the actual bolt on body kits that are the problem. I helped fit one to a GT-R the guys told me the wind will pull the bolt on panels off. Only a few weeks later this happened, the bonnet delaminated itself on the M25 and split in half.
     
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    There, fixed that for you.....:D
     
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    Could've been worse, you could've said I was really exciting. That would just be a fib =))
     
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    That's shocking mate, you would think anything bolted on would stay put!

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    We have two areos on here now Gaz. But yep one will definitely moan! =))
     
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    I like the white one at the top and the Aero one.
     
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    But at the budget end we have the Mad Max duck tail...
    Want where do I get one?
     
  20. GazHyde

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    On eBay at the moment, do you want a link Rob?