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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-03-2015, 12:28 PM
Replies: 175
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Posted By duberalles
The German, simply, have been at this game...

The German, simply, have been at this game (making cars) before the Japanese and in making fuel efficient cars before the Americans that had no incentive to do so.

In the 50s, 60s and very early...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-03-2015, 12:15 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 6,723
Posted By duberalles
This is a forum where, supposedly, adults...

This is a forum where, supposedly, adults exchange ideas and opinions....thank you for the compliment, I wish I was younger like you seem to be ;)
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-02-2015, 08:09 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 6,723
Posted By duberalles
You see, these are the sweeping generalizations...

You see, these are the sweeping generalizations that I find hard to agree with...you have to be more granular...what "bar" we are talking about...there are many "bars" in such vast complex industry...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-02-2015, 03:24 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 6,723
Posted By duberalles
On a final note, today I'm stuck with one of the...

On a final note, today I'm stuck with one of the worst POS rental I remember in recent memory (luckily only until this evening)...a Ford Focus...it is unbelievable how cheaply is made....you press...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-02-2015, 03:13 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 6,723
Posted By duberalles
I did not know about Cadillac customer management...

I did not know about Cadillac customer management problems....definitely I still do not trust them even if I admire their efforts...you see, I'm another of those people that at the moment would not...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-02-2015, 02:24 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 6,723
Posted By duberalles
Articulated in this way your post is not fanboism...

Articulated in this way your post is not fanboism at all and I agree with many points....personal preference.

The future is voice recognition....not a big fan of touch screen as well but more and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-02-2015, 01:57 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 6,723
Posted By duberalles
Well, what we have to agree at what we mean...

Well, what we have to agree at what we mean "beating the Germans"....Cadillac does beat the Germans in dynamics, weight and (for me and some others) interior design but the latter is obviously...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-02-2015, 01:42 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 6,723
Posted By duberalles
Camaros are the worst of the muscle car bunch...

Camaros are the worst of the muscle car bunch (and currently the oldest) in interior quality and some ergonomics....You get a car (in Z28 guise) capable to run on the track at a pace comparable to a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-02-2015, 11:55 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 6,723
Posted By duberalles
The Charger did not have to beat anybody because...

The Charger did not have to beat anybody because it does not compete directly with the Germans...and for the old one it was well recognized that they still had a lot of work to do for interior...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-02-2015, 11:48 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 6,723
Posted By duberalles
No, you did not read me correctly, I regard...

No, you did not read me correctly, I regard fanboysm saying the everything the German, or the Japanese or the American, take your pick, is superior by definition...ad I see a lot of it on this...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-02-2015, 11:25 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,179
Posted By duberalles
Finally something we can agree on!....Absolutely...

Finally something we can agree on!....Absolutely correct, the new naming scheme (their previous German CEO idea by the way) is a disaster, this is what kills an opportunity to create heritage for a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-02-2015, 11:14 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 3,882
Posted By duberalles
The E39 was the pinnacle of 5 Series superiority...

The E39 was the pinnacle of 5 Series superiority in my book....a nice classic.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-02-2015, 11:04 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 6,723
Posted By duberalles
Did you try the seat if the latest Charger?? I do...

Did you try the seat if the latest Charger?? I do not think I ever seen one yet hitting the rental lots...What I mean the one with this front end

...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-02-2015, 10:55 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 6,723
Posted By duberalles
I can tell you these ill fitting assembly...

I can tell you these ill fitting assembly happened in the past not now not in a Cadillac...I had very hard time finding ill fitting panels on a new Impala.

Obviously you cannot expect to find the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-01-2015, 11:16 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 6,723
Posted By duberalles
I'm not trying to convince anybody nor I talk...

I'm not trying to convince anybody nor I talk against BMW per se or put down anybody else choice....you did never talk in a sense of superiority about the cars you like/owned?? Really?? I actually...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-01-2015, 09:29 PM
Replies: 175
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Posted By duberalles
It works beautifully...very efficient voice...

It works beautifully...very efficient voice activation, crisp response, the knob and still some basic buttons...I have 3 different way to access many functions, choice is good...I find the submenu...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-01-2015, 09:18 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,179
Posted By duberalles
Indeed they set their own terms and the Germans...

Indeed they set their own terms and the Germans are heavily subsidized as well (even better), 320i El Cheapo special at 199 a month anyone???

ALG is an average reference point and the Q50 beats...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-01-2015, 08:54 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 6,723
Posted By duberalles
Maybe there is already a recall to speed the...

Maybe there is already a recall to speed the system up, did you check it?....my Q50 had the same issues, slow at times but a software update recall fixed everything...very happy with it.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-01-2015, 08:50 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 3,882
Posted By duberalles
I drive one every day, a Q50 Sport AWD is my...

I drive one every day, a Q50 Sport AWD is my daily driver....it's the farthest thing you can think of from a penalty box in that segment....you could not pay me money to swap it with God forbid, an...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-01-2015, 08:27 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 6,723
Posted By duberalles
Still drab plastic for the dash and upper door...

Still drab plastic for the dash and upper door panels...in that price segment, nowadays thanks but no thanks, I'll pass....that dashboard seems stuck in the 1980s....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-01-2015, 08:18 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 6,723
Posted By duberalles
There is a lot of consensus that at the moment...

There is a lot of consensus that at the moment the Chrysler Uconnect is one of the best infotainment system in the market if not the best...but that would go against your preconceived notions I'm...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-01-2015, 06:11 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,179
Posted By duberalles
10K off sticker on on the lot 5 Series is not...

10K off sticker on on the lot 5 Series is not unheard of..I think you did not even ever see a Q50 in the flesh for using these terms...

What is truly hilarious is your cluelessness info...ALG has...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-01-2015, 06:08 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 3,882
Posted By duberalles
Penalty box the 320i yes...as for the Q50 you...

Penalty box the 320i yes...as for the Q50 you clearly have no idea what you are talking about, no offense....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-01-2015, 06:05 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 6,723
Posted By duberalles
You must have a real vivid imagination...and the...

You must have a real vivid imagination...and the Germans are still far behind in undestanding how to build a user friendly infotainment system (with maybe the exception of Audi)...not that CUE is...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-01-2015, 03:19 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 3,882
Posted By duberalles
No is not, barely entry level but bmw325 said he...

No is not, barely entry level but bmw325 said he prefers the GTI over a Q50, not a 320i...
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