Storm is Back | BMW M4 by LightWeight


Project: The “Storm is Back” Upgrade Package

Company: LightWeight

Vehicle: BMW M4 Coupé

Package Contents: front spoiler and rear wing made of carbon fibre, brake system with 4 piston saddles, LW exhaust system with valve control, 19″ BBS RI-D Wheels,  Bilstein Clubsport chassis


Official Press Release by LightWeight:

STORM IS BACK – THE BMW LW M4 OF LIGHTWEIGHT

 If the economy of weight is first of all when carrying out a tuning, the name of the firm LIGHTWEIGHT directly corresponds to this task. The enterprise of firm located in Mittenaar to the east of Herborn of the Hessen State mainly specializes on the individual development and production of titanium exhaust systems. All exhaust systems are produced using modern CAD technology from specially alloyed titanium whos exclusive right of use in Germany belongs only to LIGHTWEIGHT.

It is natural that the whole equipment park is on state-of-the-art technological level. The titanium as noble material is characterized by high resistance to corrosion, unusual durability and small weight and therefore concerning the price is noticeably above quotations of stainless steel.

 In this case the LIGHTWEIGHT team under the leadership of the executive director of Marc MÜLLER reduced the mass of BMW M4 Coupé and logically referred to as LW M4.  For more performance is LW front spoiler blade responsible optionally available from visible carbon ore PE, stepless adjustable carbon rear wing, and a trump ace -the LW exhaust system inclusive. Valve control (available also in stainless steel) as well as brake system with 4 piston saddles and endless brake pads on the serial discs at front and rear axle. By the way, a genial wheel and tyre combination from the RI-D rims of BBS in 9×19 Inches with Michelin PilotSportCup2 in 265/35-19 (VA), respectively  in 10×19 Inches with 285/35-19 (HA), is combined with Bilstein Clubsport chassis. The engine of the bolide delivers super strong 520 hp (= 375 kW) und 650 Nm of maximum torque tug at the crankshaft.

 It is also planned in the future to trim the LIGHTWEIGHT M4 more in direction of club sport.  The safety cage, bucket seats with six point safety belts, one more considerable weight reduction, the adjustable front spoiler blade, carbon rear diffuser, a spoiler lip on the boot lid and an enclosed underbody are the appropriate measures for this goal.

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