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ESS Supercharged E46 M3 set Lap Record at Nürburgring

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Setra Motorsport’s supercharged 2001 E46 BMW M3, laid down a ridiculously quick 7:16.927 lap time at Nürburgring Nordschleife. The kit we developed for this application is making in excess of 700HP! 

Driver: Inge Hansesætre

For your comparison, heres that lap time compared to some of the worlds top performance cars,

  • 997 Porsche 911 GT2 RS (7:18)
  • Ferrari 488 GTB (7:21)
  • Pagani Zonda F Clubsport (7:24.65)
  • KTM X Bow R (7:25)
  • BMW M4 GTS (7:27.88)

We find this an excellent example of our systems reliabillity and performance even under the most harsh condition such as a hot lap around the ring.

Gen 3 E46 M3 Supercharger kit now available!

It’s over 15 years since the E46 M3 first launched, and it’s still one of the most potent platforms to build upon, offering excellent handling and a decent overhead for extra power.  Let’s take a look at our offering for the E46, most notably our VT2 supercharging kits. For the E46, we offer the VT2-525, VT2-550, and VT2-575, upping the [...]

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