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  1. Greetings from the Isle of Wight

    Hi Guys and Gals I am enthusiastic DIY-er / self taught mechanic (in my spare time, otherwise I'm a full time anaesthetist). My background is with Volvo, but I'm helping a friend of mine fix a 2001 1.9 Z3 (M43) so there will be some questions coming and some experience shared. Thank you all...
  2. Scrappy's Little Sister 2018 - A Cheap Car Adventure to The Isle of Skye

    Magnitude Events
    "The Scrappage Rally" has been a Magnitude staple since 2011. It's a cheap car challenge featuring cars of a certain theme costing less than £500, and an adventure across Europe. I've got a lot of fondness for these events, having run similar things since 2007 - in Reliant Robins! Try finding a...
  3. Hi from a new member from the Isle of Skye

    Hi all, Hope its ok to have joined with a view to getting some knowledge in advance of purchasing an X3. Hope that's ok with you all? Donnie
  4. Hello from the sunny Isle of Wight

    Hello all. Been a member for a while but been busy so not got round to posting up. I've got an E46 325ti sport compact. My first BMW and a very nice car. Had a few faults but gradually ironing them out. I bought it as a second family car and also to use on trackdays, sprints and autotesting at...
  5. Newbie from the Emerald isle

    Hi all, My name is Pete, i'm British and now living in the mountains of Co.Kerry in Ireland. Just bought my first BMW which is a 2002 318Ci. Totally loving driving something this nice although the morning after bringing it home my 2 year old son thought the car would be a great place to practice...
  6. hi all E36 owner from the isle of man

    Hi everyone looked on here a few times for help with technical issuse an thought I may aswell register so that hopefully I can help someone out like this site has helped me out since owning my bmw
  7. Isle of wight

    Motech Performance Shop
    Anyone form the Isle of wight that are after mapping ?? Thanks Mike
  8. newbie from isle of wight

    Hi, recently bought a 325ti, live on the sunniest isle (well it is today) love the car, few little problems id like to fix but nothing too drastic i hope lol hes called gold member..
  9. Takin the 330cic to the Isle of Man

    BFuk Open Topic
    Hello all, Just came back from the Isle of Man and - Wow! The TT course roads are amazing. Very nice sweeps and beautiful scenery. I had a friend I was chasing in his P1. The P1 is of course faster in the straights but there wasn't much between us in the twisties! Thought I would share a...
  10. New Isle of Man E92 M3 owner

    Hi All. I'm soon to be an Alpine White E92 M3 owner! I Live on the Isle of Man, and have had loads of BMW's starting years ago with an E30 325i in Cosmos Blue, an E36 320i in Grey, E46 323ci Convertible in Silver, E46 M3 manual in Imola Red, an E46 M3 SMG in Black, an E60 M5 in Black (amazing...
  11. new from isle of skye

    hey there new guy from isle of skye scotland here 25 and a baker :) now have bmw e46 320 i have lots of cars most of being jdm dc2's dc5's gt4's astra vxr .. 300bhp+ leon ... had a 318 e46 2 door for about half year now have the 320 .. low and deep bbs wheels will put up some pics hope you...
  12. Greetings From The Isle of Man - 1999 318is Coupe

    Hey there, Planning to make good use of the forum in the coming months so I thought I would start with a quick introduction! I purchased my first BMW, a 1999 V reg 318is coupe in the mid 2000's and loved it dearly, it was an amazing example at the time and in the quite rare Sierra Red (I...
  13. Hello from the isle of wight, new 118d owner

    Well, after years of rubbish cars, I took the plunge... £12,995 for a 58 plate 118d m sport, le mans blue with 22000 miles on the clock from an approved stealer after some negotiation. picking up next week! I have some options that I'd love to be elaborated on, I don't have much information to...
  14. BMW M cars on the Isle Of Man with Top Gear

    General BMW Discussions
    Just stumbled across this fantastic clip from Top Gear (sorry if it's a repost sure some people haven't seen it though) Clarkson and BMW M cars on the Isle of Man part 1 (series 3, episode 2) - BBC Top Gear That old school M1 makes the hairs on the back of my neck stand up! Basically I'm in...
  15. Isle of Wight meet?

    Southern UK Meets
    Ok so i'd be up for going to England land now and then when work allows but with the cost of ferries to add on could get expensive, so wondered if it'd be do-able/enough interest to arrange something on the island (as long as I don't get picked on for having an old e34 525), there seems to be a...
  16. Newbie on the Isle of Wight

    Hi all, found this site looking for info on how to make the ski hole in the back seat to be able to put my fishing rods in the car (my first e34 already had the hole) I first become a BM fan about 4 years ago when I got my first a '94 520, I had it for about a year then kind of accidently bought...
  17. Hello from the isle of wight!!!

    Hello! A friend said to join the forums so here I am! im 22 and from the iow :) Anyways Im on my second bimmer at the mo shes a 1992 320i coupe, baught her cheap localy and when I got her home she started to over heat (exactly the same as the first one i baught, cursed i swear haha) so after...
  18. newby from isle of wight

    hey hey, new 2 site, check out my pics, e36 m60 v8 project, nearly finished!! Let me know your thoughts!
  19. Isle of man TT

    BFuk Open Topic
    Just been watching some of the tt races and thought i would share a clip of the legend that is Guy Martin comentating on one of his laps from a few few years ago. This bloke is awsome!!!! YouTube - ‪GUY MARTIN TT Isle of Man Lap on-board Honda 1000 - 1 of 2‬‏
  20. Nice silver 840 ci on isle of man

    BMWs spotted - The 'Was it you? forum!'
    Seen a nice silver 840ci on UK plates over for TT ? Anyone on here ?