Photo by: Conor Luddy

Driftland BMW E34 550i

Owned by track Manager Jeek - 1180kg 400HP S62 BMW E34

1 year ago

Specification

1 year ago

You can have a passenger ride in this car and others! Selected dates available in our passenger experiences at http://www.driftlanduk.com/book

CHASSIS:
1994 E34 530i manual - rare non sunroof , non side skirts version
cage with extension to front turrets by Huxley Motorsport
all under seal from bottom chassis was removed and repainted underneath grey, inside dark grey/blue

SUSPENSION / BRAKES:
rear subframe reinforced with adjustable camber toe (currently set camber 0 degree for perfect tyre wear) + powerflex bushes
front subframe modded to use Nissan steering rack and heavy steering box removed
bottom Nissan arms , front knuckles Nissan - adaptors to use BMW rims
Front brakes nissan GTS 320mm 4 pot callipers with ventilated discs - brand new year ago, rear 540i callipers with ventilated discs
Front knuckles Doritech for extra lock, tein tie rods, GKT tech castor arms and GKT Tech lower arms - brand new
hydraulic brake with 0.650 wilwood pump
Apex custom coilovers 10/8kg damping adjustable

ENGINE:
S62B50 with new shells year ago, running Alpha N map , made year ago 401bhp/480NM, exhaust manifolds by Huxley Motorsport, rest of the exhaust by Doritech with V bands for quick removal,
5 speed ZF gearbox without issues like crunching
TVRacing very light single mass flywheel with custom paddle and Motorsport Helix cover plate -
3.23 rear diff welded solid
prop shaft modified to run M3 heavy duty rubber doughnut

INTERIOR:

  • E34 M5 clock cluster, steering wheel, kick plates
  • pair Sparco EVO3/2 seats
  • power steering cooler
  • Driftworks harnesses
  • lexan light windows
  • flocked dashboard
  • M3 EVO servo and pedal box
  • extra gauges for oil/water temp/ oil press / fuel gauge
  • flick switches
  • custom wiring with fuse/relay panel
  • single wiper conversion running e46 compact motor to save weight
  • alloy tank at the back underneath floor pan 35litres with bosh 044 pump and pressure gauge at the bay - all done using proper fuel hoses and AN fittings
  • Zero 2000 plumbed extinguisher mounted with 2 nozzles (driver legs and engine bay)
  • 1kg hand extinguisher
  • small battery with fiberglass box and cut off switch