BMW M3

The Sprint

It has been nearly 5 weeks since I returned from the bike trip. There must be something wrong with space/time because it sure doesn’t seem that long. I have only just started compiling the video but, luckily, w...

Dice Silverline iPod Integration

This was quite a nice job to be done as it didn't involve any oil or grease! It did, of course, involve quite a challenge. Not being inclined to do something the easy way, we managed to choose a particularly di...

The making of an E46

Depending on how good your German is, this old video might not make any sense to you (I certainly don't understand a word!). The video shows how BMW create an E46 from start to finish. The manufacturing process...

Le Mans Bugatti Circuit 2008

Before the next track day arrives I thought it would be wise to provide a very quick and dirty analysis of the data I collected with the Performance Box. If I get the chance to go further in depth and make comp...

Brake system

The front discs on my car were badly worn. They were rusted badly and had large ridges around the outside.  To ensure that the car was as safe as possible - and that I had the latest braking point as possible o...

Some new tyres

It is safe to say that the front tyres on my car were not safe! When I picked it up, they were well beyond the fine line of safety. In fact, as you can probably see from the photo on the left, the treads had va...