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Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 10-29-2012, 03:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,279
Posted By BMNewbie
After the first 2000Km

Hi All,

Finally made it past the 2000km mark and just finished my break-in service.

Driving out from the dealership was an interesting experience..... in a good way. The service advisor told...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 10-26-2012, 04:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,445
Posted By BMNewbie
Took home the M3 :)

Took home the M3 :)
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 10-18-2012, 05:02 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 18,716
Posted By BMNewbie
Beautiful car!!! Really Happy for you there!! ...

Beautiful car!!! Really Happy for you there!!

Now, even seconds will fell like hours till you get the keys and :drive:

I remember once I got my keys and sat in her for the first time, the sales...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 09-21-2012, 09:04 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 18,716
Posted By BMNewbie
Can you feel the anticipation build..... Do you...

Can you feel the anticipation build..... Do you stay awake at night with a big:D.......

Congrats!! The days are quickly going by before you can:drive: the new baby!
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 09-15-2012, 10:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,756
Posted By BMNewbie
Hi Macbest. It's been almost 2 months now and I...

Hi Macbest. It's been almost 2 months now and I stand by my initial impression. The ride is a bit firmer and that translates into less body roll but not at all unpleasant or uncomfortable.

The...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 09-15-2012, 05:34 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,339
Posted By BMNewbie
Tested the M3 in Dec 2010 and fell in love but...

Tested the M3 in Dec 2010 and fell in love but decided to go with an E92 335i M-Sport DCT for a couple of reasons and thought I had gotten rid of the M3 bug. Fast forward 2012 and was toying with...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 09-11-2012, 03:47 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 18,716
Posted By BMNewbie
Congrats on the new baby! :thumbup: This...

Congrats on the new baby! :thumbup:

This will probably be the longest 6-8 weeks but sooooo worth it when you pick up the keys.:D
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 09-07-2012, 06:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,327
Posted By BMNewbie
Ahh, I did not know that. It is a big plus to...

Ahh, I did not know that. It is a big plus to have it off by default. Here it is on unless you are in M-mode or manually switch it off. Makes for some curious looks from drivers in the car beside you...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 09-07-2012, 04:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,327
Posted By BMNewbie
There is also an on/off button on the dashboard...

There is also an on/off button on the dashboard to turn the function off but it reactivates once you manually turn the engine off and on again from the starter button.
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 08-23-2012, 06:40 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,719
Posted By BMNewbie
You don't need to get close to 8000rpm to enjoy...

You don't need to get close to 8000rpm to enjoy the M3.;)
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 08-13-2012, 01:14 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 33,695
Posted By BMNewbie
Except in terms of pricing.....:cry: The...

Except in terms of pricing.....:cry:

The thing is Australia does have its own naming scheme and model specification. For example, the "IS" was never imported here (actually, do not not if it was...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 08-12-2012, 05:57 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 33,695
Posted By BMNewbie
Hi Beden1, In Australia the E92/93 335i...

Hi Beden1,

In Australia the E92/93 335i comes only in M-Sport spec with DCT as an option over manual. Steptronic is not available as an option.
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 08-10-2012, 05:57 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 33,695
Posted By BMNewbie
Could not agree more. I had a 2011 E92 335i...

Could not agree more.

I had a 2011 E92 335i M-Sport with DCT and recently traded it for an 2012 E92 M3. My reasons for doing it was down to taking the M3 out for a long drive around different...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 08-08-2012, 05:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,082
Posted By BMNewbie
I did check with my dealer before I picked up my...

I did check with my dealer before I picked up my car and he said there might be some colour additions/deletions and cosmetic "editions" like the "Pure Edition" in Oz but nothing mechanical planned or...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 08-08-2012, 05:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,756
Posted By BMNewbie
Hi rotorheadbob, Will post pics as soon as I...

Hi rotorheadbob,

Will post pics as soon as I have had a chance to give the car a good Zaino treatment. That is the plan for next weekend :)
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 08-07-2012, 06:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,756
Posted By BMNewbie
Finally,

Hi All,

Just a quick shout out to all Festers and a big thank you for all the info shared on the forums.

Finally, the journey has come to an end. Traded my E92 335i and I took delivery of my...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-06-2011, 05:49 AM
Replies: 327
Views: 16,708
Posted By BMNewbie
A chime in from Oz if you guys don't mind :) ...

A chime in from Oz if you guys don't mind :)

Here, the E92/93 335i only comes in M-Sport spec whereas the other models are available standard and M-Sport as an option.

The 335i has DCT as an...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 04-06-2011, 05:36 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,749
Posted By BMNewbie
I think the bottom line is find a dealer and...

I think the bottom line is find a dealer and sales-team you are comfortable with and build up a relationship with them.

When I was looking for a new E46, went to a dealer a friend recommended. Saw...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-31-2008, 07:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 528
Posted By BMNewbie
Hartge: http://www.hartge.de/ A.C....

Hartge: http://www.hartge.de/

A.C. Schnitzer: http://www.ac-schnitzer.de/en/
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-26-2008, 02:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 604
Posted By BMNewbie
Hi slipperman:hi: Congrats on the new drive!...

Hi slipperman:hi:

Congrats on the new drive!

If you think its good now, just wait till after the engine/trans breaks-in and you'll be over the moon.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-18-2008, 05:33 PM
Replies: 211
Views: 16,571
Posted By BMNewbie
Hi Cbattle! Actually not entirely true. As...

Hi Cbattle!

Actually not entirely true. As far as I know Sig went into partnership with J.P. Sauer & Sohn (German) to manufacture the Sig Sauer due to the restrictive nature of Swiss law...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-18-2008, 04:25 AM
Replies: 211
Views: 16,571
Posted By BMNewbie
German cars but no german guns? Does a Sig...

German cars but no german guns?

Does a Sig Sauer P226 count?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-17-2008, 02:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,187
Posted By BMNewbie
Thanks to everyone for all the kind words. I'll...

Thanks to everyone for all the kind words. I'll try and get some better snaps this weekend once the weather clears up a little.

Don't know why the US doesn't have the M-Sport package but you did...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-16-2008, 01:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,187
Posted By BMNewbie
Finally, my E92 M-Sport is home!

Well, it's finally here :D. E92 325i MSport. Sparkling Graphite, Black Leather, M Sport package, Professional Nav with TV, Adaptive Headlights, iPod Integration.

Here are some quick snaps. Sorry...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-04-2008, 01:45 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,757
Posted By BMNewbie
The BMW's built in China are for the domestic...

The BMW's built in China are for the domestic market and is a joint venture between BMW AG and Brilliance China Automotive Holdings Ltd. It was done to ensure capturing an emerging market by being...
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