The Begining

Technical Details
1997 316i Compact

Original Car

  • Engine: M43B16 1596cc 102bhp 150Nm
  • Gearbox: Getrag
  • Brakes: e36 316i stock front disks and rear drums

  • Engine: M52B28 2793cc
  • Gearbox: ZF320 5 speed
  • Brakes: e36 328i front callipers/vented disk & e36 318ti rear callipers/disks
  • Suspension: Koni dampers & Eibach springs
  • Structural integrity:
    • Wiechers Twintube strut bar
    • X brace for front sub frame/chassis
  • Performance:
    • BBTB - Big Bore Throttle Body
    • Intake Manifold from M50 (allows more air to the engine)
    • ECU Remap

Previous Upgrades

  • Anti roll bars: H&R
  • Powerflex front lower wishbone bushes.
  • CCFL Angel Eyes