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Carbon fibre panels....doors/tailgate/bonnet...any interest?

S3Alex Feb 8, 2013

  1. stuartm

    stuartm Active Member VCDS Map User Audi A3 S-line owners group TDi Manual

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    I agree with Andy, i would like my B pillars done also.
     
  2. Backdraft Motorsport

    Backdraft Motorsport 1.8T & 2.0TFSi Specialists Site Sponsor

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    Thought i'd give this a bump. Any news?
    We are looking into having S3 front and rear bumpers, front splitter & front wide arch wings done in carbon. I'll keep you posted.
     
  3. S3Alex

    S3Alex Rarely neutral Team Ibis TFSI Owners Group Gold Supporter Audi S3 DSG

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    This seems to have gone very quiet over on VAGOC,so if you do go ahead,I'd be VERY interested...thanks!
     
  4. Cruiser89

    Cruiser89 Advanced In Car Tech Site Sponsor

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    My friend's company does a lot of carbon bits over on the TT Forum and having seen the process etc it's a very expensive thing to do... Especially if its genuine carbon!

    The first mould that is then used for future pieces can be anything up to and over £1000 in R&D.

    I imagine that anything that goes ahead would usually be the same. He is currently working on some new bits but I know that there has to be a "serious" amount of demand to even warrant getting a specific part made up!

    His company is called CarbonWurkz - Carbonwurks

    Couple of threads:

    Main thread - The Audi TT Forum :: View topic - Audi TT MK2 Carbon Mirror's and Mirror stalks

    Another thread - The Audi TT Forum :: View topic - Anyone bought these carbon mirrors???

    If he gets enough interest / orders for certain parts then i'm pretty sure he would be quite keen to get them into development for you guys!

    I'm quite partial to some Carbon B-Pillars actually.
     

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