Enjoy racing seats? - - Infiniti G35 & G37 Forum Discussion | panoramic-3d.ru
Show Your Support Become A Premier Member

    > >
  • Reload this Page >
    • Enjoy racing seats?


Enjoy racing seats?

Thread Tools Rate Thread
Old 02-29-2012, 12:21 AM
saason.Ez's Avatar
Registered User
Thread Starter
iTrader: (1)
Join Date: May 2011
location: T.O
Posts: 317
Thanked 14 Times in 14 Posts
Enjoy racing seats?

Buying a pair wondering what everyone else thinks of aftermarket racing seats.... any one rocking aftermarket seats ? worth it ?
Old 02-29-2012, 12:49 AM
Beebo's Avatar
Registered User
iTrader: (59)
Join Date: Dec 2006
location: El Paso Texas
Posts: 25,324
Thanked 200 Times in 178 Posts
are you going to track the car or is it just for looks/comfort/spirited driving??

how much are you willing to spend?

you can get Sparco CHRONO ROAD Seats for $1000

Name: SPARCO030-1.jpg
Views: 564
Size: 207.8 KB
Name: SPARCO018.jpg
Views: 580
Size: 141.0 KB

Old 02-29-2012, 12:58 AM
Registered User
Join Date: Oct 2011
Posts: 528
Thanked 10 Times in 10 Posts
If you have extra money laying around then why not. but if its just everyday spirited driving its not worth it to save 40 pounds a seat unless you spent a bunch of cash on like sparco milano seats so you can still be comfortable
Old 02-29-2012, 01:00 AM
saason.Ez's Avatar
Registered User
Thread Starter
iTrader: (1)
Join Date: May 2011
location: T.O
Posts: 317
Thanked 14 Times in 14 Posts
yea I'm getting Sparco Milano 2 seats
Old 02-29-2012, 01:03 AM
saason.Ez's Avatar
Registered User
Thread Starter
iTrader: (1)
Join Date: May 2011
location: T.O
Posts: 317
Thanked 14 Times in 14 Posts
I'm buying it more for the comfort factor then anything else....the OEM leathers are just plain unconfortable
Old 02-29-2012, 01:06 AM
Registered User
Join Date: Oct 2011
Posts: 528
Thanked 10 Times in 10 Posts
do the milano do the whole slide forward and back and have buttwarmers? I was looking at them before but i couldnt afford them haha
Old 02-29-2012, 01:08 AM
saason.Ez's Avatar
Registered User
Thread Starter
iTrader: (1)
Join Date: May 2011
location: T.O
Posts: 317
Thanked 14 Times in 14 Posts
yea they move back and forth with the sliders and are adjustable for ur back too .... buttwarmers i don't think so ?... but either way it doesn't affect me because i don't drive my G in the winter anyway so never used the heated seats
Old 02-29-2012, 02:06 AM
Registered User
iTrader: (3)
Join Date: Oct 2010
location: Minne(too.much.salt.on.the.roads)sota
Posts: 597
Thanked 44 Times in 35 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by saason.Ez View Post
I'm buying it more for the comfort factor then anything else....the OEM leathers are just plain unconfortable
Really? I think the OEM seats are actually rather comfortable compared to a lot of other cars I've owned. Aftermarket seats feel awesome at first, but give it a few hours on a longer trip and you start thinking otherwise with how stiff they usually are.

Just make sure you are getting legit seats, not knock offs. Make sure they are FIA tested, otherwise any accidents your insurance company can deny and coverage for medical bills. Plus the knock offs tend to break and shatter in accidents...
Old 02-29-2012, 02:17 AM
saason.Ez's Avatar
Registered User
Thread Starter
iTrader: (1)
Join Date: May 2011
location: T.O
Posts: 317
Thanked 14 Times in 14 Posts
yea their authentic Sparco Milano 2 seats my buddy giving me a good deal everything for 650... then like 80 bucks to get it fabricated to fit the G because the base is for a 350z

ima keep the leathers if i end up switching back in the future but the deal sounded pretty sweet to pass up.
Old 02-29-2012, 02:23 AM
SDGenius's Avatar
VRH Equipped
iTrader: (15)
Join Date: Jan 2008
location: Oside, SoCal
Posts: 12,810
Thanked 910 Times in 608 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by Beebo View Post
are you going to track the car or is it just for looks/comfort/spirited driving??

how much are you willing to spend?

you can get Sparco CHRONO ROAD Seats for $1000




i picked up the same seats but i had them reupholstered to match the OEM willow interior
Old 02-29-2012, 02:25 AM
SDGenius's Avatar
VRH Equipped
iTrader: (15)
Join Date: Jan 2008
location: Oside, SoCal
Posts: 12,810
Thanked 910 Times in 608 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by saason.Ez View Post
yea their authentic Sparco Milano 2 seats my buddy giving me a good deal everything for 650... then like 80 bucks to get it fabricated to fit the G because the base is for a 350z

ima keep the leathers if i end up switching back in the future but the deal sounded pretty sweet to pass up.
350z mounts already fit in the G35
Old 02-29-2012, 02:28 AM
saason.Ez's Avatar
Registered User
Thread Starter
iTrader: (1)
Join Date: May 2011
location: T.O
Posts: 317
Thanked 14 Times in 14 Posts
nope the Z has 400 series bases whereas the G has 500 series bases
Old 02-29-2012, 02:32 AM
SDGenius's Avatar
VRH Equipped
iTrader: (15)
Join Date: Jan 2008
location: Oside, SoCal
Posts: 12,810
Thanked 910 Times in 608 Posts
nope, they're the same. they sent me both by accident. the 350z mounts are marked as 350z/G35, the G35 ones have the exact same mounting points w/just a slightly different structure.
The Following User Says Thank You to SDGenius For This Useful Post:
saason.Ez (02-29-2012)
Old 02-29-2012, 02:34 AM
saason.Ez's Avatar
Registered User
Thread Starter
iTrader: (1)
Join Date: May 2011
location: T.O
Posts: 317
Thanked 14 Times in 14 Posts
no way Genius you might have just saved me 80 bucks then trying to get them to fit.

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
New owner! 07 G35X, HEATED SEATS questions. invincible514 G35 Sedan V36 2007- 08 7 09-21-2015 08:05 PM
FS: G35-2004-mt6 G35 Cars 3 09-11-2015 05:16 PM
Power seat issue? zcherub G35 Coupe V35 2003 - 07 2 09-10-2015 01:03 PM
Do the seats have limits? pasjr1972 G35 Sedan V35 2003-06 0 09-01-2015 11:17 PM


Tags
350z, aftermarket, chrono, coupe, fit, g35, g35coupe, pictures, racing, reupholster, road, seat, seats, sparco, sport
Thread Tools
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:30 PM.


Copyright ©2002 - 2017, panoramic-3d.ru All Rights Reserved. We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
  • Ask a Question
    Get answers from community experts
Question Title:
Description:
Your question will be posted in:

Related pages


neon srt4 rimscost of transmission fluid flushnew rack and pinion stiffhow much does it cost to replace a heat shieldinfiniti g35 leaseslap stick shifterautozone abqae86 carbon fiber hoodstrut tower bar purposenissan tpms sensoris it ok to use 5w20 instead of 5w30dildo shift knobscarstars edmontonautozone ball jointsbmw 545i reliabilitybumper repaint costnissan 350z catalytic convertercassette adapter monsterbelts squealinginfiniti g35 repair manualstrut plate noiseuniversal nissan obtlsd clutchpo175 codecheapest coiloversbmw 135i dinanspray paint over plasti dip350z slammedare blue hid lights illegalwash k&n air filtermegan test pipevu44d carbon fiber wrapweapon r secret weapon intakehks exhaust price in pakistanarizona temporary license platenismo parts australia2006 g35 reviewsikky ls1plasti dip lightscoilovers vs shocks and springsobd2 scanner autozoneverde parallax wheelssts twin turbo kitkicker compsdefi gauges salekijiji 350zantares ingens a1 reviewmegan lp coiloversaudiobahn a6601tturbonetic turbotiptronic vs manualaerospace 303 protectant where to buytiburon v6 turbo kitsedan coupe differencedenso o2 sensorsmotion motorsportsheater blows cold air when idlingthrottle body butterfly valveinfiniti elite extended protection planvaleo or bosch wiper bladeswheels leasing canadaalpine type x vs type rwhite xxr 522weds kranze cerberusinfiniti g35 clutch replacement1991 galantinfiniti leather care2006 sti mpgstereo to aux adapteredge racing converterspinstripe removalheat shield clampcastrol syntec 5w 30shift indicator light not working