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      01-22-2014, 08:56 AM   #58
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Originally Posted by gsrbri View Post
Any intelligence on brake ducting? The past two generations have had them blocked - as in the case of my E90 where the underbody trim even eliminates them. I can't see from any of the undercar photos any plastic pieces or spoilers that direct air to the brakes, a la Porsche. It would be a nice feature for brake pad life on-track.
This isn't true on the E46 M3. Inside the fender there is a little plate you can pop out, but the plate is already vented to allow airflow to hit the back of the brakes. I assume the F8x cars will also include something similiar.
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