Super Street Network

 |   |  2017 european car Tuner GP Registration Open – SUBMIT NOW!
Subscribe to the Free
Newsletter

2017 european car Tuner GP Registration Open – SUBMIT NOW!

Calling all BMW 1/2/3/4 Series owners! Get a free set of Continental tires for running our time attack and dyno day

Sep 15, 2017

2017 EC TUNER GP DETAILS:
Date: October 16 and 17, 2017
Locations:

    • BMW Performance Center West, The Thermal Club, 61980 Tyler St, Thermal, CA
    • World Motorsports Wind Tunnel Dyno, 2170 West 190th St., Torrance, CA

Vehicle Type: Street-built BMW 1, 2, 3, or 4 Series
Formats: Fastest lap wins road course time trial (10/16) | Highest horsepower wins dyno session (10/17)
Tire Size Availability: Click here
Enter Here: ecevents@enthusiastnetwork.com – (indicate “2017 ec Tuner GP” in the email Subject line; include yr./model, specs, tires sizes, images)
Entry Cutoff Date: October 1, 2017

The european car Tuner GP is back for 2017 with a new name and new twist. This year’s focus pits against one another street-tuned BMW 1, 2, 3, and 4 Series on the road course and dynamometer.

The event will consist of two parts, a time trial on the South Palm Track at the BMW Performance Center West at the Thermal Club in Thermal, Calif., and a horsepower contest on the dyno at World Motorsports Wind Tunnel Dyno in Torrance. Continental Tire is the official title sponsor of the 2017 Tuner GP and will provide all selected competitors a free set of ExtremeContact™ Sport tires for the event – please click here for available tire sizes. ALL NO-SHOWS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR THE COST OF THE TIRES.

The 2017 Tuner GP is open to any street-driven BMW 1, 2, 3, or 4 Series, with a preference toward enthusiast- and tuner-built cars. All competitors will be street-driven tuner cars, no dedicated racecars. The competition is open to 2- and 4-door cars, full interiors, back seats (if applicable) and all interior pieces in place, including the cargo area. The front seats can be changed to racing seats if desired, but the car must still have two front seats. Any rollover protection, body-stiffening/bracing must be bolted-in.

European car continental tire tuner gp 2014 platte forme ag 15 bmw m3 Photo 2/13   |   European Car Continental Tire Tuner Gp 2014 Platte Forme Ag 15 Bmw M3

The engine must remain in the factory location, and no engine swaps are allowed. Big turbos, multiple turbos, supercharging is all allowed. The car must be streetable and “street legal” meaning aftermarket downpipes are allowed.

Any bolt-on suspension modification is allowed. The modification of sub-frames is allowed, as long as the suspension type is still the same as what the factory offered.

Aerodynamic modifications are allowed, but the car must be able to clear a speed bump. Braking modifications are allowed as long as they are deemed safe and reliable.

Let us be very clear: NO FULLY PREPPED RACE CARS – street cars only! Click here for the rule set – Enthusiast Class ONLY (Section VII).

European car continental tire tuner gp 2014 gsr autosport bmw 228i Photo 6/13   |   European Car Continental Tire Tuner Gp 2014 Gsr Autosport Bmw 228I

Coverage of the 2017 Tuner GP will be featured across european car’s magazine, social and web properties, and an event video will be produced and shared on Motor Trend’s YouTube channel as well as european car’s Facebook page.

So what are you waiting for?! Email your 2017 european car Tuner GP entry submission to ecevents@enthusiastnetwork.com, and please make sure to include car specs, tire sizes and a recent photograph of the vehicle, as well as put “2017 ec Tuner GP” in the email Subject line. Space is limited! The cutoff date for entries is Oct. 1st – get on it!

European car continental tire tuner gp 2014 platte forme ag 15 bmw m3  1 Photo 10/13   |   European Car Continental Tire Tuner Gp 2014 Platte Forme Ag 15 Bmw M3 1
Bob Hernandez
601 Articles

BROWSE CARS BY MARKET

MORE FEATURES

The automaker will begin testing the brake caliper in the first half of this year with the hopes of bringing it to series production.
Kelly PleskotJan 22, 2018
Preview the March 2018 issue of Super Street, featuring a Spirit Rei S13; M&M Honda Japan Civic Type R; 1JZ Cressida; RB26 S15; 2,000hp Nissan Patrol SUV; and more!
Bob HernandezJan 22, 2018
This R35 may not have an outside-the-box conversion or ridiculous horsepower numbers
RodrezJan 18, 2018
The hot little hatchback that had the social media world talking
RodrezJan 17, 2018
Acura has announced at the 2018 Detroit auto show that it will revive the Type S nomenclature and add more A-Spec models to its lineup.
Alisa PriddleJan 16, 2018
Sponsored Links

SEARCH ARTICLES BY MAKE/MODEL

Search
CLOSE X
BUYER'S GUIDE
SEE THE ALL NEW
NEWS, REVIEWS & SPECS
TO TOP