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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 07:22 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,948
Posted By captainaudio
CR has a state of the art auto testing facility...

CR has a state of the art auto testing facility in Connecticut.


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Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) Yesterday, 11:25 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 495
Posted By captainaudio
I ordered my car on Dec. 30, 2014, it arrived...

I ordered my car on Dec. 30, 2014, it arrived around Feb 15 and I picked it up March 1, 2015.
Since the contract was signed and the price was set I got the holiday credit.
I doubt you will have...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) Yesterday, 06:29 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 495
Posted By captainaudio
When I ordered my M4 I was in Florida and ordered...

When I ordered my M4 I was in Florida and ordered from a dealer on Long Island. It arrived in port in New Jersey in mid February and I did not return to NYC till early March. It was transported to...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) Yesterday, 06:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 456
Posted By captainaudio
What if I never track it?

I totally agree. It may be fun to take an M to the track to explore its potential in a manner that would be unsafe or irresponsible (and very illegal) on the street but they are high performance...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) Yesterday, 06:05 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 495
Posted By captainaudio
I'm a dropout and I understood it[emoji58] ...

I'm a dropout and I understood it[emoji58]

What did you order?

When you get it bring it up to Lime Rock.


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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-16-2017, 06:47 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 3,773
Posted By captainaudio
I am basing this on the fact that I am driving...

I am basing this on the fact that I am driving the most expensive car that I can afford and therefore have concluded that everyone else here is doing the same. :bigpimp:

I would elaborate but I...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-16-2017, 12:29 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 3,773
Posted By captainaudio
Those who think that everyone drives the most...

Those who think that everyone drives the most expensive cars they can afford tend to drive the most expensive car they can afford. :eek:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-14-2017, 06:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 550
Posted By captainaudio
Unfortunately a brief test drive may not be...

Unfortunately a brief test drive may not be sufficient to evaluate the M Adaptive suspension (or any suspension). I test drove a 335i with sport suspension in New Jersey before I purchased one. I...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-13-2017, 01:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 605
Posted By captainaudio
That is the way all insurance works. If...

That is the way all insurance works. If insurance (or warranty) companies paid out more than they took in they would go out of business. This holds true for auto warranties, automobile liability...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-13-2017, 10:57 AM
Replies: 379
Views: 25,253
Posted By captainaudio
Will be done by Winter Autocross again this...

Will be done by Winter Autocross again this Saturday assuming the weather cooperates.




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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-13-2017, 08:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 605
Posted By captainaudio
I had the AAA Autoguard extended warranty on my...

I had the AAA Autoguard extended warranty on my 2007 335i. I put in several claims and was never given a hard time but in the long run my claim reimbursements added up to what I paid for the policy,
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-13-2017, 08:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 550
Posted By captainaudio
I can tell you what my experience with BMWs on...

I can tell you what my experience with BMWs on NYC area roads has been. My 2007 335i with sport suspension and RFTs was borderline undrivable on NYC roads. It was fine in Palm Beach Florida where I...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-12-2017, 07:57 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,753
Posted By captainaudio
Alfa Romeo has a history of building some of the...

Alfa Romeo has a history of building some of the most iconic cars ever produced.

I hope that the new Giulia turns out to be a great car and a worthy competitor to BMW, Mercedes and Audi and Jaguar.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-12-2017, 02:30 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,753
Posted By captainaudio
Or one of these: ...

Or one of these:
http://13252-presscdn-0-94.pagely.netdna-cdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/1961-Alfa-Romeo-Giulietta-Front.jpg

https://c1.staticflickr.com/4/3882/14691707028_3d96667a39_b.jpg
...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-12-2017, 11:51 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 550
Posted By captainaudio
Where in NY are you?

Where in NY are you?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-11-2017, 10:12 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 3,773
Posted By captainaudio
I think the general consensus among "car guys" is...

I think the general consensus among "car guys" is that BMW does not have the edge over the competition that it did in the past. That is not to say that BMWs are not good cars. I obviously think so...
Forum: Off-Topic 02-09-2017, 06:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 301
Posted By captainaudio
There are pages of them on Amazon ...

There are pages of them on Amazon

https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_ss_c_1_11?url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=window+air+conditioner&sprefix=window+air+%2Caps%2C148&crid=384BIEU3E0IZP
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-09-2017, 03:29 PM
Replies: 379
Views: 25,253
Posted By captainaudio
Can't do this when its 72 :) ...

Can't do this when its 72 :)


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gQvuojsEkIA
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-09-2017, 10:40 AM
Replies: 379
Views: 25,253
Posted By captainaudio
My cars are safely parked in heated garages and I...

My cars are safely parked in heated garages and I am at my home in Manhattan and am not going outside today.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-08-2017, 10:47 PM
Replies: 379
Views: 25,253
Posted By captainaudio
In my opinion what people do to their own cars is...

In my opinion what people do to their own cars is their own business. There used to be a Hyundai that parked in my garage that had a Jaguar "Leaper" on the hood. I found it amusing but certainly...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-08-2017, 09:25 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 17,817
Posted By captainaudio
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eYlJH81dSiw

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eYlJH81dSiw
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 02-08-2017, 10:57 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,087
Posted By captainaudio
Taking a Daily Driver can be a lot of fun and it...

Taking a Daily Driver can be a lot of fun and it is a great way to explore the limits of the car in a legal, responsible and safe manner.

Many people that become serious about track driving will...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-08-2017, 10:31 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 3,989
Posted By captainaudio
I posted an unedited real time video of a two lap...

I posted an unedited real time video of a two lap ride around Lime Rock. The Chris Harris videos that are posted are edited. We do not know how many laps he did and how often he drifted around...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-07-2017, 09:39 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 3,989
Posted By captainaudio
Lime Rock Drivers Club chief instructor...

Lime Rock Drivers Club chief instructor "Sideways" Simon Kirkby is known for sliding cars through Big Bend when taking people on Hot Laps. It is obviously not the fastest way around the track but it...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-07-2017, 03:46 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 3,989
Posted By captainaudio
I don't think the intent of that video was to...

I don't think the intent of that video was to show the fastest way around the track. He was testing the limits of the car, seeing how it reacted to forced oversteer and understeer and how...
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