AC Schnitzer Cars "Tested"

Here you can find some of the articles with AC Schnitzer cars which have been published by the international automotive press.

"Wait until the new M5 is at the dealer? It doesn't have to be - with the 551 hp AC Schnitzer ACS5 50xi there is a potent transitional solution."

Short test M550xi by AC Schnitzer

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issue 01-2018, German - 1.0 page
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"... Steering, shifting, brakes, everything fits perfectly together, giving top quality driving pleasure."

Comparison test M2 by AC Schnitzer
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issue 10-2017, German - 8.0 pages

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"When AC Schnitzer crosses the genes of the M235i with tuned M4 technology, the result can only be frighteningly fast. But there's far more to the ACL2 than just a pure performance machine."

Super test AC Schnitzer ACL2
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issue 05-2017, German - 11.0 pages

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"... - there's simply no better combination of driving pleasure and usefulness out there at the moment."

M3 by AC Schnitzer record lap on the Sachsenring
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issue 03-2017, German - 6.0 pages

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"... the rear end hunkers down as the nose rises a smidgen and all the hounds of Baskervilles are unleashed somewhere back where the rear seats used to be and the ACL2 takes off like the proverbial bat out of hell." ..."

AC Schnitzer ACL2 "Light Speed"

BMW car
issue 06-2016, English - 9.0 pages

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"... Won't do it? Yes it will! This BMW M4 is faster than a Porsche 911 GT3 in Hockenheim. We reveal how tuners AC Schnitzer have achieved the impossible."

M4 by AC Schnitzer record lap on the Hockenheimring
sport auto
issue 11-2015, German - 4.0 pages

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"... Rarely have we driven a more agile 2. 3 tonne lump. ..."

X6 M by AC Schnitzer Supertest

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issue 11-2015, deutsch - 11.0 pages

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"... ACS4 Sport is with 1:31,80 the fastest BMW on the Sachsenring. Will anyone ever go faster with a BMW?"

M4 by AC Schnitzer record tour on the Sachsenring
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issue 07-2015, German - 9.0 pages

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"The agility and sporting handling of this 2.4 tonne Brit are incredible."

AC Schnitzer Range Rover Sport short test
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issue 06-2015, German - 2.0 Pages

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"Pure sports car with a powerful diesel under the bonnet? Who'd make such a thing? AC Schnitzer - that's who. And they know what they're doing …"

AC Schnitzer ACZ4 5.0d Supertest
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issue 03-2015, German - 11.0 pages

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"The rather daring possibility of steering the massive coupé on the throttle only is due to the spontaneous and predictable response of the engine, the good-natured, neutral driving behaviour, and the ultra-precise steering."

M6 Gran Coupé by AC Schnitzer Supertest
sport auto
issue 02-2015, German - 8 pages

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"Overall It's a fairly dramatic conversion - it's significantly quicker, sounds awesome and has the road manners ..."

M235i by AC Schnitzer testing report
BMW Car Magazine
issue 11-2014, English - 7,0 pages

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"In the end however, there's no escaping the ACS2 Sport by Schnitzer which, with its excellent handling, not only beats its competition in the test and all previously tuned M235i, but also the standard BMW M4 - you can't get better!"

M235i by AC Schnitzer vs. GAD A45 AMG vs. Oettinger Golf R 400hp comparison test
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issue 10-2014, German - 7.5 pages

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"In contrast, the spring set from AC Schnitzer shows how to control the roll tendency of a 22 inch wheelset more harmoniously, countering the tightly spread adaptive suspension with slightly more hardness, and supporting the mass more skilfully."

X5 M50d by AC Schnitzer vs. Techart Cayenne Diesel comparison test
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Issue 08-2014, German - 5 pages

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"For driving, the ACS4 3.5xi proves effortlessly fast and superior, combining a powerful thrust in all rev ranges with sharp handling"

435i xDrive by AC Schnitzer short test
sport auto
Edition 05-2014, German - 0,5 page

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"AC Schnitzer dominates the track tables like no other. We invite the BMW M135i from the Aachen-based tuner, with rear-wheel and all-wheel drive, to the cornering dance."

M 135i by AC Schnitzer vs. M 135 i xDrive by AC Schnitzer comparison test
sport auto
issue 04-2014, German - 4 pages

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"You can't find a better power diesel in the middle class. Fabulous!"

335d xDrive by AC Schnitzer short test
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Edition 02-2014, German - 1 page

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"The suspension shows the effects of the loving routine with which the Aachen-based company tunes BMWs. "

116i by AC Schnitzer short test
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Edition 11-2013, German - 1.5 pages

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"Schnitzer's smart programming shows in the power plateau above 5000 rpm and the linear development up to the rev limit. Or quite simply, in practical use - which not only offers undreamed of power reserves, but also consistent good manners."

116i by AC Schnitzer short test
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Edition 11-2013, German - 1.5 pages

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"We started out by positing the question of whether or not the ACS3 package proves to be as successful as the ACS1, and from our initial drive on local soil we’d give it a resounding thumbs up."

AC Schnitzer 328i Touring ACS3
BMW Car
Edition 08-2013, English - 6 pages

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"At the end it's rather the perfect package than the lap time that makes the AC Schnitzer win. The smooth handling is added to the every day comfort of this car."

AC Schnitzer 335i vs. MK vs. Lightweight
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Edition 07-2013, German - 7 pages

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"No doubt the ACS1 is more overtly sporting than the beautifully rounded M135i, and states its USP with alacrity."

AC Schnitzer M135i ACS1
BMW Car
Edition 06-2013, English - 7 pages

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"[...] The higher the speed indicator goes, the smaller the Abt appears in the rear view mirror. The ACS1 reaches 200km/h five seconds earlier."

330d Touring by AC Schnitzer vs. Abt AS4 Avant 3.0TDI quattro
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Edition 05-2013,  German - 5 pages

 

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"All in all, the AC Schnitzer 99d offers all the criteria of a high performance car. When it comes to acceleration and top speed he can easily outclass some of his higher motorized opponents ."

AC Schnitzer 99d TuningEdition 02-2013, German - 6 pages 

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