BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Go Back   BMW M3 and BMW M4 Forum > BMW F80 M3 / F82 M4 Forum > BMW M3 (F80) and BMW M4 (F82) General Forum

Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      05-05-2013, 07:27 PM   #1
dantm3
Private First Class
 
Drives: 2008 m3 e90
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: austin tx

Posts: 191
iTrader: (0)

Any chance m3 sedan will have cf roof as standard or option?

I dont see the reason why the coupe was the only car that had one in the e9x. I have a sedan e90 m3 and wish I had the cf roof.... any chance when I upgrade to the new 2014 will it have cf roof panel? I realize its all speculation until released but any prototypes showing this option
dantm3 is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      05-06-2013, 10:57 AM   #2
Kuwen
Private
 
Drives: .
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Canada

Posts: 88
iTrader: (0)

I would also love to hear any speculation on this.
Kuwen is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      05-06-2013, 12:17 PM   #3
Law
M TREEZ
 
Law's Avatar
 
Drives: E46 M3 6MT | E90 M3 6MT
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Los Angeles, CA

Posts: 310
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2011 BMW M3  [5.00]
2004 BMW M3  [5.00]
Would be nice to have that option.
__________________
2011 E90 ///M3 6MT (08.10.13~ Current)
| RAYS | EIBACH | AKRAPOVIČ |
2004 E46 ///M3 6MT (02.20.11~10.24.13) Sold
| HKS | KW | RECARO | RAYS |
Law is offline   Taiwan
0
Reply With Quote
      05-07-2013, 07:54 AM   #4
Tåst
Second Lieutenant
 
Tåst's Avatar
 
Drives: 330
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: .

Posts: 209
iTrader: (0)

Cf-roof, best place to save weigth and make center gravity lower, looks fantastic and show that Bmw really wan´t make F80 light. I think is mistake if Bmw don´t offer cf-roof optional. Actually Bmw has expanded Moses Lake plant, they can make 3000 tonnes of carbon weave a year, one of the biggest carbon yarn producers. i3 carbon parts cost only third as much than composite roof on the M3.
Tåst is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      05-07-2013, 08:36 AM   #5
Uli_HH
Lieutenant
 
Uli_HH's Avatar
 
Drives: AW M3 E90)/ 523i Touring
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Hamburg Germany

Posts: 572
iTrader: (0)

I think there is an good/great possibility that the F80 would get an carbon-roof, but I think also that if he get one, it wouldn´t be visible because it would be painted in the same color as the rest of the car.

The expensive "Sicht-Carbon"-Roofs are for the coupes only -> F82 and F86 !!!
Uli_HH is offline   Germany
0
Reply With Quote
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not 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 Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:55 AM.




f80post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST