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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-23-2014, 08:57 AM
Replies: 354
Views: 11,689
Posted By Capobranco
I've owned my share of Porsches and I understand...

I've owned my share of Porsches and I understand their allure but I am also grateful to be immune to their siren song. No doubt they are fun machines to own but I have always found that the Porsche...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-22-2014, 12:06 PM
Replies: 354
Views: 11,689
Posted By Capobranco
I previously made this point on the X3 forum but...

I previously made this point on the X3 forum but seems apropos to restate here:

No doubt the Macan is fun to drive, but its limited utility reduces it to a SUV/SAV wannabe. My X3 3.5 M Sport not...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-26-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 510
Posted By Capobranco
In terms of my needs and desires, sport seats are...

In terms of my needs and desires, sport seats are a "Must" option - comfy, supportive and stylish
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 08-21-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,527
Posted By Capobranco
:wow: Quintessential M Gotta love the...

:wow:

Quintessential M

Gotta love the clever ending!
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-20-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,200
Posted By Capobranco
No doubt the Macan is fun to drive, but its...

No doubt the Macan is fun to drive, but its limited utility reduces it to a SUV/SAV wannabe. My X3 3.5 M Sport not only accommodates my German shepherd dog, friends and gear on our frequent...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-08-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,007
Posted By Capobranco
3.5 is transforming - 2.8 is nice but 3.5 sings!

3.5 is transforming - 2.8 is nice but 3.5 sings!
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 08-08-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 660
Posted By Capobranco
I respect Chris and his review was a good one -...

I respect Chris and his review was a good one - yep his conclusion - "a giant leap forward" I was pleasantly surprised by Chris' very favorable steering review given the mixed notices of other...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 08-07-2014, 10:14 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 7,308
Posted By Capobranco
yep..."an entirely unique experience"....my...

yep..."an entirely unique experience"....my modded '930 was the most fun I ever had in a car that was moving....:angel:




Lo, by-decree what “qualifies”
has been declared (opinion-wise)...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 08-07-2014, 08:36 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,022
Posted By Capobranco
27K miles so far on our '13 X3 M Sport 3.5 -...

27K miles so far on our '13 X3 M Sport 3.5 - bullet proof and fun to drive!
We have had 8 BMWs and our X3 3.5 may be the best all-arounder.

Congrats on your new X3 - get ready to fall in love all...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 08-07-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 560
Posted By Capobranco
+1!

+1!
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 08-06-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 7,308
Posted By Capobranco
I am very familiar with both the M5 and M6, and...

I am very familiar with both the M5 and M6, and I understand your point about luxury fittings. In terms of my passions and desires, the M3/M4 are just about pitch perfect in terms of performance -...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 08-06-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 7,308
Posted By Capobranco
Sounds like an Alpina has just the thing for...

Sounds like an Alpina has just the thing for you.....Alpina refinent + Sportiness and great sound per Chris......


http://youtu.be/740gShZJF1M

Personally, I appreciate luxury enhancements, ...
Forum: Off-Topic 08-06-2014, 09:11 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 615
Posted By Capobranco
Carpe Diem! I owned 2 Corvettes and loved...

Carpe Diem!

I owned 2 Corvettes and loved them - fast, dependable, and fun!
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 08-05-2014, 08:43 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,264
Posted By Capobranco
Visually stunning M3 - Frozen Black conveys just...

Visually stunning M3 - Frozen Black conveys just the right quotient of "nasty".
E93 is just so perfect for SFL. Love your car!
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 08-05-2014, 08:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 500
Posted By Capobranco
Congrats! As others have requested....more...

Congrats!

As others have requested....more pics!
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 08-05-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,217
Posted By Capobranco
Gorgeous. I have also been contemplating...

Gorgeous.

I have also been contemplating Silverstone (my favorite M color) with Sakhir instead of my usual very purposeful all black interior. Your car makes a strong case for Sakhir - the...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 08-03-2014, 05:56 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 618
Posted By Capobranco
Congratulations! Welcome to the 'Fest -...

Congratulations!

Welcome to the 'Fest - Great setting!

The more you drive your e92 M3 - the more you will discover its subtle nuances - the e 92 can be an ax or a very precise surgical blade...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 08-01-2014, 01:20 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 7,308
Posted By Capobranco
I have not had the opportunity to drive the new...

I have not had the opportunity to drive the new M3/M4. Aesthetically, I find both the M3 and the M4 just about perfect – both convey a sense of speed and BMW purposefulness. Dynamically, I...
Forum: Off-Topic 08-01-2014, 10:29 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 609
Posted By Capobranco
10 years with GEICO - I have had a few issues...

10 years with GEICO - I have had a few issues with GEICO which required going up the management chain, but once I got to the right person, GEICO always has come through for me. Yeah, I might save a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-31-2014, 09:54 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 921
Posted By Capobranco
My e93 335i MT was a blast to drive - fast solid...

My e93 335i MT was a blast to drive - fast solid communicative - and just as faithful as my German shepherd dog. As evidenced by the numerous threads here regarding the "BMWness" of the F30 - options...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-31-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 227
Posted By Capobranco
My 328xi Sport-Line has an annoying intermittent...

My 328xi Sport-Line has an annoying intermittent squeak in the dash that developed shortly after delivery on the right side. I read a while back in C&D or R&T that they also experienced the same...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-31-2014, 07:38 AM
Replies: 354
Views: 11,689
Posted By Capobranco
I have long considered one of the coolest aspects...

I have long considered one of the coolest aspects of an M3 is its "Q Ship" factor. Most people perceive an M to be just another BMW 3 series. In the wild Ms are largely ignored. If you are looking...
Forum: X4 F26 (On Sale 2014) 07-30-2014, 01:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,707
Posted By Capobranco
Thank you - I have been very interested in the...

Thank you - I have been very interested in the Macan but have not been able to test drive it.
In general, I find it especially interesting that both you and Theatermax picked the BMW over the...
Forum: X4 F26 (On Sale 2014) 07-30-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,707
Posted By Capobranco
Did you drive a Macan S?, if so, what is your...

Did you drive a Macan S?, if so, what is your opinion?
Forum: Off-Topic 07-30-2014, 10:40 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,365
Posted By Capobranco
I sought out Shell 93 because I understood it was...

I sought out Shell 93 because I understood it was ethanol free but every station in the Mid-Atlantic I have visited says "contains 10% ethanol". I have come to regard ethanol free Shell 93 as an...
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