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Forum: The Showroom 05-06-2010, 01:46 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 9,480
Posted By VivaM3
its interesting how many people feel that a...

its interesting how many people feel that a unique one-off custom color is a must on a project like this. just b/c Atlantis Blue isn't totally unique doesn't mean it isn't different. besides, i can...
Forum: The Showroom 03-30-2010, 10:33 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,860
Posted By VivaM3
your first picture is the correct one - a Diablo...

your first picture is the correct one - a Diablo VT 6.0
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 02-15-2010, 09:45 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,244
Posted By VivaM3
take what your friend said with a grain of...

take what your friend said with a grain of salt...especially if you never saw the DSC light come on. besides, what he felt and what he would have seen were he able to look directly at the tire and...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 02-12-2010, 09:51 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,244
Posted By VivaM3
keep us updated. i, and i'm sure others, will...

keep us updated. i, and i'm sure others, will want to know how it all works out for you, even if it ends up being a multi-step process.
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 02-12-2010, 01:56 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,244
Posted By VivaM3
well in that case, you could start out with just...

well in that case, you could start out with just the Eibach rear sway and see where that takes you. and i wouldn't worry too much about what i said earlier with regard to the consequences of running...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 02-11-2010, 08:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,244
Posted By VivaM3
i think there's a good chance that installing...

i think there's a good chance that installing front AND rear Eibach sways will help reduce understeer. assuming the same change in material and construction (a hollow bar vs a solid bar) both front...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 02-04-2010, 01:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,244
Posted By VivaM3
well being that you don't really have a place to...

well being that you don't really have a place to track your car in Romania, i'm gonna go out on a limb and say that you really don't need the versatility of adjustable dampers...unless you drive that...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 01-30-2010, 06:11 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,244
Posted By VivaM3
i would agree with Rich IF AND ONLY IF you 1) are...

i would agree with Rich IF AND ONLY IF you 1) are very happy with the ride quality/comfort of your H&R cup kit, 2) are more concerned with just reducing body roll than you are with improving the...
Forum: The Showroom 12-12-2009, 11:41 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,850
Posted By VivaM3
here are some pics of my own interior...its a...

here are some pics of my own interior...its a long way from finished, but the dash is looking pretty good now that i've applied "carbon fiber" fabric to select panels. this is a true fabric (as...
Forum: The Showroom 12-09-2009, 06:30 PM
Replies: 18,989
Views: 1,556,870
Posted By VivaM3
i appreciate it :thumbsup: i also have to...

i appreciate it :thumbsup:

i also have to admit, i was just looking for one last sig rating before i change it :). you see, the Supra was in a wreck a little over a week ago, and although the...
Forum: The Showroom 12-09-2009, 05:58 PM
Replies: 18,989
Views: 1,556,870
Posted By VivaM3
8/10 great shot great angle great...

8/10

great shot
great angle
great photoshop
awesome color (gotta love Velvet Blue) :thumbsup:
not the sharpest image (of course that's probably a result of having to resize the image to e46...
Forum: The Showroom 12-09-2009, 09:15 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,850
Posted By VivaM3
+1, that's why i posted the pics of the redone...

+1, that's why i posted the pics of the redone Supra interior - it mimics Aston Martin's "quilted double-stitch" look.




i didn't know about it myself until Titan started a thread about it...
Forum: The Showroom 12-08-2009, 02:41 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,850
Posted By VivaM3
this isn't an exotic, nor does it come this way...

this isn't an exotic, nor does it come this way from the factory...but here are some photos of an MKIV Supra interior updated by Titan Motorsports' new interior & upholstery division:


door...
Forum: The Showroom 09-30-2009, 03:21 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 17,478
Posted By VivaM3
i almost forgot to post up the dyno videos: ...

i almost forgot to post up the dyno videos:


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rMhojx-iq6c


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o7lZWtNEaiA
Forum: The Showroom 09-30-2009, 11:29 AM
Replies: 231
Views: 17,478
Posted By VivaM3
the disadvantage of going true twin turbo is more...

the disadvantage of going true twin turbo is more lag, i.e. you won't see full boost until slightly later in the rpm's. this is not to say that they take longer to spool - its just that they begin...
Forum: The Showroom 09-30-2009, 11:04 AM
Replies: 231
Views: 17,478
Posted By VivaM3
you are correct, i'm still on the stock twin...

you are correct, i'm still on the stock twin turbos, and they are still in stock sequential mode.
Forum: The Showroom 09-30-2009, 10:41 AM
Replies: 231
Views: 17,478
Posted By VivaM3
ok, here are Brian's and my dyno results, back to...

ok, here are Brian's and my dyno results, back to back:

http://img141.imageshack.us/img141/4705/briany.jpg

http://img136.imageshack.us/img136/6109/ericr.jpg



i thought some of you might...
Forum: The Showroom 09-25-2009, 12:41 PM
Replies: 18,989
Views: 1,556,870
Posted By VivaM3
nice sig. i'll give you 7 points for the car,...

nice sig. i'll give you 7 points for the car, and 1 point for cleavage :rofl:

TOTAL: 8/10
Forum: The Showroom 09-24-2009, 09:09 AM
Replies: 231
Views: 17,478
Posted By VivaM3
actually that is under consideration - further...

actually that is under consideration - further body work just isn't in the budget at this point. but i'm sure that will be part of one of Brian's future projects.
Forum: The Showroom 09-24-2009, 12:01 AM
Replies: 231
Views: 17,478
Posted By VivaM3
well Brian, Shawn, and I went for a cruise in the...

well Brian, Shawn, and I went for a cruise in the M Coupe and the Supra tonight and had a little fun...in Mexico of course ;).

although neither of us get traction in 2nd gear, the M Coupe is to...
Forum: The Showroom 09-23-2009, 12:10 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 17,478
Posted By VivaM3
Alright boys and girls, here it is! Sorry for the...

Alright boys and girls, here it is! Sorry for the choppy editing, was trying to get the goods to you guys as fast as possible! Video shows a bit of everything, start up, reving, some normal driving,...
Forum: The Showroom 09-22-2009, 03:43 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 17,478
Posted By VivaM3
the diff cover has been there for quite some...

the diff cover has been there for quite some time...as a matter of fact, i think Brian upgraded that while it was with Randy Forbes getting the subframe treatment years ago.
Forum: The Showroom 09-22-2009, 02:44 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 17,478
Posted By VivaM3
UPDATE just got a call from Brian and Shawn,...

UPDATE

just got a call from Brian and Shawn, who sounded as giddy as school girls when i picked up the phone...apparently they just hit 13psi on the way to Chic-Fil-A :evil:
Forum: The Showroom 08-28-2009, 09:54 AM
Replies: 231
Views: 17,478
Posted By VivaM3
b/c building the motor would add thousands of...

b/c building the motor would add thousands of dollars to the project - thousands of dollars that was never in the budget. besides, there's a "boosted S52B32 on stock internals" record to go after ...
Forum: The Showroom 08-17-2009, 11:41 AM
Replies: 18,989
Views: 1,556,870
Posted By VivaM3
hotness... - love the location - love the...

hotness...

- love the location
- love the graffiti
- love the effects
- love the mod list
- sig pic is just a little on the large side lol

8 out of 10
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