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      02-25-2008, 05:35 PM   #45
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no clue mate, just waiting like everybody else over here
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      02-25-2008, 05:41 PM   #46
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I just want the seats, but as others have said, the brochure clearly states they wont be sold in the U.S.

I dont know what the problem is with the people at BMW. Asses
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phat steering wheel, ugly shifter, nice seats
The shifter is sweet.
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      02-25-2008, 07:01 PM   #48
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I just want the seats, but as others have said, the brochure clearly states they wont be sold in the U.S.

I dont know what the problem is with the people at BMW. Asses
Dont tell me you are not dedicated enough to bring them over as carry-on?
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      02-26-2008, 03:19 AM   #49
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Thanks for setting me straight- I definitely did not see the HUGE airbag lettering on the side of the seat! I don't know how I missed it. Anyway, great news!
For those who didn't recognise the AIRBAG lettering .

Sick accessories btw but the steering wheel is a lil bit too much for me.
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      02-26-2008, 06:06 AM   #50
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Wow! Those seats are pretty cool
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      02-26-2008, 12:15 PM   #51
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WOW, I really like those Performance seats. And I love the Carbon Fiber trimming.
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Seats are awesome! Look a lot like Recaro's Pole Position seats... and since they are Recaro's,,, probably almost the same seat just redesigned a little. Pole Positions go for about $2100,,, I would guess the dealer would rob us blind and set the price around $3k installed.....

p.s. love the carbon fiber trim!!!
im pretty sure they are Recaro Sportster CS's

http://www.recaro.com/index.php?id=3738&region=3&L=2

Driver's side is at $1400 on speedware motorsports so id imagine BMW would put it at least at $2000, $4000-4500 for the set
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I would doubt that those seats would be sold in the US. It looks like they do not have side airbags, so I would be surprised if they get the green light here- sadly. The brakes look very promising, though. Can anything be inferred from the yellow color, being that several other companies reserve yellow calipers for their carbon brakes?
They have airbags. Look closer. I want. Badly.
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im pretty sure they are Recaro Sportster CS's

http://www.recaro.com/index.php?id=3738&region=3&L=2

Driver's side is at $1400 on speedware motorsports so id imagine BMW would put it at least at $2000, $4000-4500 for the set
BMW charges 5k for the set of M seats for a Z4.

I agree that those indeed do look like Recaro Sportster CS seats reupholstered. It's sold as an OEM seat from other manufacturers like Renault and Audi.

Being that is has an airbag, I would price those seats at 3-5k each.

I'll stick to the non BMW branded Sportsters thanks.
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BMW charges 5k for the set of M seats for a Z4.

I agree that those indeed do look like Recaro Sportster CS seats reupholstered. It's sold as an OEM seat from other manufacturers like Renault and Audi.

Being that is has an airbag, I would price those seats at 3-5k each.

I'll stick to the non BMW branded Sportsters thanks.

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bump, what's the news?

Anyone get any details yet?
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Any idea which range they will be available for??
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my dealer won't even sell me any performance parts in australia, let alone the seats
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