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Forum: F87 M2 (2016 - current) 03-11-2017, 04:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,979
Posted By Capobranco
"While its rambunctiousness may rub some...

"While its rambunctiousness may rub some the wrong way, I think it's a riot." - Automobile Magazine

The M2 is so much fun at any speed that every drive is an adventure. Even...
Forum: F87 M2 (2016 - current) 03-11-2017, 07:44 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,010
Posted By Capobranco
Exactly! Like my GSD - always on the ready -...

Exactly! Like my GSD - always on the ready - just waiting with anticipation for the word.



Famous last words.
Forum: F87 M2 (2016 - current) 03-10-2017, 10:47 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,010
Posted By Capobranco
Hmmmm......I do not think so...... I owned...

Hmmmm......I do not think so......

I owned an E92 M3 with DCT and loved it. Fast , super quick shifts, entertaining blips, and better gas economy to boot - gave me pause. When I placed my order...
Forum: F87 M2 (2016 - current) 02-10-2017, 09:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,562
Posted By Capobranco
I know of one..... :hi:

I know of one..... :hi:
Forum: F87 M2 (2016 - current) 02-07-2017, 02:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 798
Posted By Capobranco
Yep I agree - huge fun but different fun - 500...

Yep I agree - huge fun but different fun - 500 pounds less, and a significantly lower center of gravity - makes for a more "connected" ride. However, whereas you have an "engine behind the...
Forum: F87 M2 (2016 - current) 02-02-2017, 09:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 798
Posted By Capobranco
I always have had a soft spot for Porsches - I...

I always have had a soft spot for Porsches - I learned how to drive a MT as a teen in a 911. I used to own a 911 that I bought as a weekend fun machine, but ended up driving it everyday - every...
Forum: F87 M2 (2016 - current) 01-31-2017, 03:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 798
Posted By Capobranco
Your 981 Cayman S is gorgeous and MT to boot. ...

Your 981 Cayman S is gorgeous and MT to boot. You should consider making it a keeper. Personally, I have always had to admire Caymans from afar given my 6'3"+ stature and the need for a back seat...
Forum: F87 M2 (2016 - current) 01-31-2017, 02:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 636
Posted By Capobranco
Congrats! :thumbup: I waited a long time too...

Congrats! :thumbup:

I waited a long time too - definitely worth the wait.
Forum: F87 M2 (2016 - current) 01-30-2017, 08:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 798
Posted By Capobranco
M2 Rated Top Gear's Best B Road Blaster

http://www.topgear.com/car-news/why-bmw-m2-best-b-road-blaster#1

"There are other cars that were in the running for this award – the Ford Focus RS, the Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport S, Porsche’s...
Forum: F87 M2 (2016 - current) 01-11-2017, 12:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 761
Posted By Capobranco
a different conclusion.... "From ride...

a different conclusion....

"From ride quality, to power delivery, to handling stability, to engine sounds, to everyday drivability, the BMW M2 came out on top...."

"...the M2 just wants to...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 01-11-2017, 08:34 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,026
Posted By Capobranco
HaHa! Betcha it was me! - I noticed BMW head...

HaHa! Betcha it was me! - I noticed BMW head lights in back of me on Canal Road! Small World! BTW - to date I have still not seen another M2......
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 12-16-2016, 08:20 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,026
Posted By Capobranco
A hot topic that has been discussed frequently on...

A hot topic that has been discussed frequently on other forums. Bottom line - no one knows - all is speculation until BMW makes an announcement. Given the M2 will cease production in 2020, BMW's...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 12-15-2016, 10:18 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,026
Posted By Capobranco
I am beginning to think that I am indeed ...

I am beginning to think that I am indeed driving the automotive equivalent of a unicorn....to date I have not seen another M2 in the Metro DC area in the wild.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-13-2016, 08:22 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,333
Posted By Capobranco
Gorgeous car - nicely equipped including a...

Gorgeous car - nicely equipped including a 6MT:thumbup:

While looking for a replacement for my Silverstone E92 M3, I remember being impressed by a stunning Individual Tanzanite 435i Grande Coupe...
Forum: F87 M2 (2016 - current) 12-13-2016, 01:16 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 844
Posted By Capobranco
Motor Authority's Best Car to Buy 2017 - M2

https://youtu.be/6OTnylLOXAk

BMW M2 continues to rack up accolades.....

The M2 checks all the boxes including the giant grin - I am having a blast driving this thing box.
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 12-10-2016, 06:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,645
Posted By Capobranco
Spot on - Badass. Regarding comfy seats; I...

Spot on - Badass.

Regarding comfy seats; I am 6'3" - 200 lbs and I really do find the seats supportive and comfortable. Moreover, the M2 affords surprising room for my long legs and size 13...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 12-10-2016, 05:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,645
Posted By Capobranco
delete

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Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-09-2016, 08:36 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,098
Posted By Capobranco
The X5 is a big, beautiful BMW. I prefer the...

The X5 is a big, beautiful BMW. I prefer the elegance of the original design, as opposed to the "sporty', more amplified, styling cues of the M-Sport. Both variants convey "BMW-ness" and possess...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 12-09-2016, 07:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,645
Posted By Capobranco
The M2 is a pugnacious, take no prisoners answer...

The M2 is a pugnacious, take no prisoners answer to all those who said that BMW could/would not build another driver's car in the "classic" idiom. BMW included; sharp handling, really good eps, a...
Forum: F87 M2 (2016 - current) 12-06-2016, 10:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,886
Posted By Capobranco
You are late to the party! Car and Driver 10...

You are late to the party!

Car and Driver 10 Best - M2/M240i - Yes! Thread Posted 11-17-16

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=952765
Forum: F87 M2 (2016 - current) 12-02-2016, 08:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 693
Posted By Capobranco
Congrats! :thumbup: Yep, I understand, the...

Congrats! :thumbup:

Yep, I understand, the M2 engenders passion.
Betcha, you find yourself driving in a much more "passionate" manner.

I, too, adore mine.

Welcome to Bimmerfest!
Forum: F87 M2 (2016 - current) 11-30-2016, 03:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,423
Posted By Capobranco
400-hp BMW M2 CS on the horizon?

https://youtu.be/xpfoGeJDmkI

The M2 CS has been long rumored. Per the attached report it appears that it may actually be built for the 2019 model year - a last great hurrah for the 2 as it is...
Forum: F87 M2 (2016 - current) 11-29-2016, 08:14 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,354
Posted By Capobranco
Congrats on your M2 and welcome to Bimmerfest! ...

Congrats on your M2 and welcome to Bimmerfest!

Post pics!

Re; Dinan upgrades? - I think you are wise to wait and see how you like the car. THe Dinan exhaust adds very little power - it does...
Forum: F87 M2 (2016 - current) 11-23-2016, 02:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,084
Posted By Capobranco
I should note, not just the Brits....Matt Farah,...

I should note, not just the Brits....Matt Farah, Jason Cammisa etc - "lurid slides" are ubiquitous. Summit Point sponsors Drift Nirvana. I regard "lurid slides" as flashy entertainment. Although...
Forum: F87 M2 (2016 - current) 11-22-2016, 08:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,084
Posted By Capobranco
Chris Harris reviews the 1M Coupe and M2

I always enjoy reviews by Chris. The review is somewhat predictable but entertaining.

1Ms remain a rare sight, seemingly only coming out to play on special occasions. Nice to see the 1M - M2...
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