View Single Post
Old 07-31-2010, 01:16 PM   #82
JamesClay
Sponsor
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: BimmerWorld
Posts: 183
My Ride: Any BMW with 4wheels
Quote:
Originally Posted by m1356guy View Post
great update James!

what do you mean by standoffs to mount the undertray to the lip? any more pics on that connection?
No great pics. Standoffs are a metal support bracket that go from the bumper support typically to the flat splitter/undertray. Again, aero is a little beyond typical street/track, but it was important in the speed/value equation. But on a track car, standoffs allow us to knock off a splitter without taking the bumper with it - or vice versa. So many guys mount a lip to the bumper, then and undertray to the lip - then when they go off track and catch it on something, it takes off the splitter, lip, and half the bumper, if not oil cooler and radiator as well...
__________________
James Clay
Race Proven Performance
www.bimmerworld.com
www.bimmerworldracing.com

Bimmer World
JamesClay is offline   Reply With Quote