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  1. Melbourne Red F30 335i - VMR V701

    A fiery F30 discovers some treasure.

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  2. VMR V810s Installed on a Melbourne Red M3

    This beautiful 6MT M3 swung by our shop for a new set of wheels. Featuring lightweight flow-formed construction, wide fitments and classic styling at a low price point, you just can't go wrong with a set of VMR V810s. This E92 opted for a set in VMR's stunning Hyper Silver finish, which really pops against the Melbourne Red paint. And because these wheels are made to accept the OEM BMW center caps, this M3 was able to maintain its OEM look. Enjoy.

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  3. F22 M235i Trio

    Recently we had a trio of F22s at the shop. All of them feature the M Performance front lip, gloss black kidney grilles and the carbon fiber trunk spoiler. They're also all lowered lowered on H&R sport springs, and the two on the right are riding on VMR V705 wheels. We really love the sporty M235i, so it was a nice treat for us to see these three beauties all lined-up. Enjoy!

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  4. Springs & Spacers for a Melbourne Red M3

    Here's another example of how fixing the stance of an M3 can completely transform the car. Even with the stock 19" 220 wheels, a set of 15mm spacers in the front, 12mm spacers in the rear and a set of H&R Sport lowering springs gives this E92 a sporty and aggressive presence. Not only does this combination improve the look of the car, but the lower center of gravity and wider track will have a positive effect on the handling performance as well.

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  5. Melbourne Red M235i on VMR V705 Wheels

    This brand new Melbourne Red M235i came to us to replace its stock wheels with a set of VMRs. Featuring a classic 5-spoke design, these V705 wheels instantly gave this F22 a more aggressive and sporty appearance. The silver finish also provides more contrast compared to the stock gunmetal finish. Be sure to stay tuned to see more of this beautiful M235i in the near future!

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  6. 703whp ESS Supercharged M3 on our Dyno

    The last time we had this M3 on our dyno it put down an astonishing 658whp and 455wtq. While most M3 owners (or most car owners for that matter!) would be perfectly content with squeezing such high numbers our of their motor, M3Post member DLSJ5 was not. Upon his return we learned that a new, slightly smaller blower pulley had been installed to bring his ESS Supercharger System up to 13.5 PSI.

    Running such high boost paid off, with the best dyno run of the morning recording a mind-blowing 703whp and 478wtq! Fun fact: that's about twice as much as what a stock M3 does on our dyno. A supercharged M3 with 550whp already feels neck-snappingly fast; we can only imagine how hard this monster pulls with an additional 150whp. Be sure to watch the video of the dyno run to get a sense of the insane amount of power this car puts down.

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  7. Melbourne Red E92 M3 with Work Emotion CR Ultimate Wheels

    WORK's latest offering to the BMW market are these new 19" Emotion CR Ultimate wheels. Featuring WORK Flowforming Technology (WFT) the barrel thickness is reduced, thus reducing the weight of the wheel without compromising the strength of the rim barrel. The CR Ultimate is a good choice for motorsports racing use and/or general street use. The elegant split 5-spoke design emphasizes the the ultra deep concave face, giving this M3 a wide and aggressive stance.

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  8. The Most Powerful M3 We've Ever Dynoed

    When M3Post member DLSJ5 scheduled an appointment for a dyno session we knew that we were in for a treat; his Melbourne Red Stage 3 supercharged E92 M3 features a custom built low-compression motor paired with high-boost version of ESS's supercharger system. The dyno numbers certainly reflected the impressive work done to this M3, recording a whopping 658whp and 455wtq. With a 60-130mph time of 6.64 seconds (ony 1 second behind a Bugatti Veyron), this monster M3 is easily one of the fastest on the road.

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  9. Melbourne Red E92 M3 Featuring Volk & Vorsteiner

    Melbourne Red is one of the rarer colors that we see on M3s, but they are usually modified in an aggressive way to match their aggressive paint job. This E92 is no exception. Enjoy.

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  10. Melbourne Red E92 M3 on Bronze Volk TE37s

    M3Post member brings' Melbourne Red E92 M3 is turning out quite nicely! His latest addition the this ongoing project are a set of aggressive fitment Volk TE37s in their beautiful matte bronze finish. We're liking the look a lot, especially in conjunction with the JDM brakes. Take a look at his mod list and photos below!

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