November '18

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NOVEMBER 2018 THE SHOP 113 BMW 440i Exhaust Dinan Corp., Opelika, Alabama, offers a free-flow Exhaust System for BMW F33/F36 440i applications. Engineered to improve exhaust flow by reducing backpressure, the systems provide increased power output and a sporty sound that is civilized while cruising and aggressive under hard acceleration. A Helmholtz chamber design reduces drone at low rpm. The systems use factory hangers and are made from 100-percent 16-gauge 304 stainless steel. Twin 89mm (3.5-inch) ceramic black exhaust tips add a tasteful, high-performance look. New Wheel Series Forgeline Motorsports, Dayton, Ohio, introduces its AL203 and AL204 wheels, the first in its new AL Series line. The AL203 wheel features a weight-optimized, CNC- machined forged aluminum center, with cutting-edge styling and a precision-machined forged 6061 T-6 aluminum center with 10 asymmetric I-beamed Y-spokes grouped together in opposing pairs. AL204 wheels include a lightweight racing-inspired five V-spoke forged aluminum center design and aggressive styling details. The wheels are available in 19-, 20- and 21-inch fitments. Automatic Transmission Fluid Additive VP Racing Fuels Inc., San Antonio, introduce ATF PRO automatic transmission fluid additive, the newest addition to the Madditive product line. The high-tech additive is designed to extend transmission life, double the ATF drain interval and reduce transmission-operating temperatures by up to 40 degrees. It also meets the needs of diesel, heavy-duty and performance vehicle applications. INDUSTRY LEADER MAHLE MOTORSPORTS IN PISTON TECHNOLOGY Every MAHLE Motorsport piston is backed by 95+ years of racing heritage and technology innovation. MAHLE employs the most advanced piston design and machining processes being used today, many of which are performed on machinery MAHLE manufactures themselves specifically for piston production. MAHLE's light-weight, low-drag, ultra-strong slipper skirt forging designs truly outperform the competition. Features include profiled pin bores, advanced dual and triple ovality skirt profiles and tighter tolerances with unmatched consistency. All MAHLE Motorsport pistons include application specific surface treatments, like the proprietary GrafalĀ® anti-friction skirt coating that reduces drag, wear on both the piston and cylinder bores as well as noise. And anodized top ring grooves to eliminate micro welding. These are just a few of the reasons why top professional race teams use MAHLE Motorsports pistons. Rely on the technology leader MAHLE Motorsports, to give you the winning advantage. 1-888-255-1942 SEMA Booth #20245 PRI Booth #1601

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