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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-30-2015, 03:26 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,272
Posted By MikeTerp
Nice writeup, Weasel and thanks for the info. My...

Nice writeup, Weasel and thanks for the info. My new 340 has "completed production" and is awaiting shipment. Gonna be quite a change from my E90/328.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-28-2015, 09:42 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,979
Posted By MikeTerp
Do NOT buy the car without some major discount. ...

Do NOT buy the car without some major discount. It is utter BS for the dealer to sell a car that has probably been used as a demo to you as "new" and demand full price. NO WAY JOSE. This is not a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-25-2015, 11:36 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,159
Posted By MikeTerp
Any EPA fuel mileage figures for the 340 yet? ...

Any EPA fuel mileage figures for the 340 yet? Assume that they will be slightly better on the B58 than the N55, but have only seen the European numbers so far.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-18-2015, 06:16 AM
Replies: 392
Views: 11,002
Posted By MikeTerp
Now entering my fourth week of having my 340 "in...

Now entering my fourth week of having my 340 "in production" per the website. I am overseas for another week, so not worried, but my CA had no info before I left and I have a hard time believing...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-17-2015, 12:38 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,070
Posted By MikeTerp
My 340 went "into production" on July 29th. Per...

My 340 went "into production" on July 29th. Per the BMW website, it is still "in production". Henry Ford is rolling in his grave.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-06-2015, 08:54 AM
Replies: 392
Views: 11,002
Posted By MikeTerp
Per the website, my 340 has been "in production"...

Per the website, my 340 has been "in production" for nearly two weeks. Some how, I doubt it. CA has no new info, however.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-06-2015, 08:50 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,399
Posted By MikeTerp
Well, this topic has been beaten to death on this...

Well, this topic has been beaten to death on this and other boards over the years. There will always be about as many opinions as there are posters. No doubt, those leasing will have no problems...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-22-2015, 05:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 279
Posted By MikeTerp
My 07 328 still bullet proof after 128K miles. ...

My 07 328 still bullet proof after 128K miles. Soon to be history, however, as a new F30 340i is on order.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-21-2015, 09:07 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,304
Posted By MikeTerp
Sounds like the 340 gets mostly high scores. The...

Sounds like the 340 gets mostly high scores. The only potential negative is the steering and here, we have multiple views, some of the negatives sounding like nits. Maybe if you are going to track...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-15-2015, 03:24 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,789
Posted By MikeTerp
Right. Both the 800 number and the website are...

Right. Both the 800 number and the website are of little use. Your CA will have the most up to date info the fastest.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-14-2015, 05:44 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 8,707
Posted By MikeTerp
Yes, me too. I posted this same thought a week...

Yes, me too. I posted this same thought a week or so ago. Given all the hoopla over the new C Class and upcoming B9 platform A4, you would think that BMW would have gotten a few early production...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-07-2015, 12:38 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 8,707
Posted By MikeTerp
I am a bit surprised that we have not seen road...

I am a bit surprised that we have not seen road tests of the 340 in some of the car mags. I would have thought that with all of the hoopla surrounding MB new C Class and Audi's new B9 platform A4,...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-06-2015, 09:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,462
Posted By MikeTerp
We are waiting for this Nissan super car with...

We are waiting for this Nissan super car with this great engine. When it shows up (if it does) we will take a look and also read the car mag comparos to see if it is real or BS. My guess is the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-03-2015, 07:14 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 7,529
Posted By MikeTerp
It sure did when I did a back to back comparo...

It sure did when I did a back to back comparo right after Xmas. 3 series definitely had more usable room in the back, especially toe space under the seats, no matter how I adjusted the front seats.....
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-21-2015, 10:09 AM
Replies: 462
Views: 43,102
Posted By MikeTerp
Your dealer wants to sell you a car as quickly as...

Your dealer wants to sell you a car as quickly as possible, hence the "rest of the car is the same" comment. While none of us have yet to see any road tests of the LCI models in the car mags, the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-11-2015, 07:00 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 17,238
Posted By MikeTerp
I'll let you know. Not worrying about first year...

I'll let you know. Not worrying about first year B58. If I am wrong, I will say so.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-09-2015, 08:18 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,532
Posted By MikeTerp
I haven't seen any LCI Venetian interiors yet. ...

I haven't seen any LCI Venetian interiors yet. Maybe some out there in internet land, but have not found them. I presume that they also use that color on the lower dash, but possibly not the seat...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-08-2015, 08:25 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,532
Posted By MikeTerp
I am 99% sold on Med Blue. My only hesitation is...

I am 99% sold on Med Blue. My only hesitation is the interior color. Oyster seems an automatic, but after watching some of the videos of a Med Blue 340 with Oyster, and pausing the video to really...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-07-2015, 06:39 PM
Replies: 462
Views: 43,102
Posted By MikeTerp
I feel your pain and also feel the same way. I...

I feel your pain and also feel the same way. I looked at a 2015 335 with oyster interior at my dealer and like it. Had an all black dash. All of the pics and videos I have seen of the 2016 LCI...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-06-2015, 07:51 PM
Replies: 462
Views: 43,102
Posted By MikeTerp
SIAP but I found this 23 minute video of the 3...

SIAP but I found this 23 minute video of the 3 series LCI. Mostly just scenes of three separate cars being driven, but also shows extensive shots of the insides. You can pause the video and get a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-02-2015, 06:12 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,532
Posted By MikeTerp
Very nice! Do you know if that is Mediterranean...

Very nice! Do you know if that is Mediterranean Blue with Oyster interior (as I am assuming)? Going to talk to my CA about a new 340 tomorrow.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-31-2015, 07:15 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 5,406
Posted By MikeTerp
Well, you are asking this question on a BMW...

Well, you are asking this question on a BMW enthusiast website, so you can expect the sorts of answers you will get. That said, having owned both Audis and BMWs, I would instantly go for the bimmer....
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-17-2015, 05:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,865
Posted By MikeTerp
Looking forward to the first road tests and drive...

Looking forward to the first road tests and drive reports. Especially interested in commentary on how the B58 compares with the N55 in terms of drive feel and overall performance.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-09-2015, 06:42 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,345
Posted By MikeTerp
Always go for Top Tier gasoline. I don't have...

Always go for Top Tier gasoline. I don't have the link but you can Google it. Gas is pretty much gas (there are only so many refineries and they sell to everyone) and varies mainly by octane number....
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-24-2015, 08:47 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 16,036
Posted By MikeTerp
I just hope that we FINALLY get some details on...

I just hope that we FINALLY get some details on the new B58 engine (and B48 - though doubtful).
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