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      04-20-2019, 02:46 AM   #1
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In-Depth Video of M4 GT4 - by Studie AG

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This video popped up in my YouTube feed and thought I'd share it for anyone who's interested. It's in Japanese and YouTube's subtitles don't help much, but it's a great watch for the visuals alone. I love this race car. I hope you guys enjoy it too.

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Thank you. I watched the entire video even though I didn't understand much of it. The close ups were very helpful to see how the car differs from the production model. I raced on the same track against a GT4 (they were testing) and the car was 14 sec faster than my back then 16 M3 on R comp tires. It's great to see an overview video.
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I raced on the same track against a GT4 (they were testing) and the car was 14 sec faster than my back then 16 M3 on R comp tires
Clearly, it's because you didn't have this in your 2016 M3.
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I raced on the same track against a GT4 (they were testing) and the car was 14 sec faster than my back then 16 M3 on R comp tires
Clearly, it's because you didn't have this in your 2016 M3.
I think he just needed to add 1 psi to the left rear tire to help in cornering
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I raced on the same track against a GT4 (they were testing) and the car was 14 sec faster than my back then 16 M3 on R comp tires
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I think he just needed to add 1 psi to the left rear tire to help in cornering
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anyone know who makes those hood pins? i could use them, not for my m4 but another car that has an aftermarket hood..
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anyone know who makes those hood pins? i could use them, not for my m4 but another car that has an aftermarket hood..
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anyone know who makes those hood pins? i could use them, not for my m4 but another car that has an aftermarket hood..
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I raced on the same track against a GT4 (they were testing) and the car was 14 sec faster than my back then 16 M3 on R comp tires
Clearly, it's because you didn't have this in your 2016 M3.
I think he just needed to add 1 psi to the left rear tire to help in cornering
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Interesting that the GT4 doesn't use carbon ceramic brakes even though it is a dedicated track car.
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Interesting that the GT4 doesn't use carbon ceramic brakes even though it is a dedicated track car.
No GT race car series uses or even allows Carbon Ceramic Brakes. In fact the only racing series I know of that uses CCB is Formula 1.

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Booked the "BMW M Race Track GT TRAINING LEVEL 1" at Nurburgring, for 23-24.07.2019 I think. Sometimes towards the end of the course, you get to drive the GT4 for almost an hour

Can't wait until then.
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Booked the "BMW M Race Track GT TRAINING LEVEL 1" at Nurburgring, for 23-24.07.2019 I think. Sometimes towards the end of the course, you get to drive the GT4 for almost an hour

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Interesting that the GT4 doesn't use carbon ceramic brakes even though it is a dedicated track car.
FYI: No one who ACTUALLY tracks their car uses Carbon Ceramic Brakes...
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