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Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) Today, 12:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 288
Posted By Vector Pilot
Adding the track package to base model...

Adding the track package to base model essentially makes it a Sport Line without sports seats and trim. When you select Sport or M Sport they come equip with run flat-mix summer performance tires...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) Today, 12:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 288
Posted By Vector Pilot
Also considering ordering the base 228i...

Also considering ordering the base 228i convertible with Track Handling Package, for all the reasons you mentioned. You get superior handling, braking and most important 18" ferric grey 384 wheels...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 02-24-2015, 07:45 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 970
Posted By Vector Pilot
Currently own a Z4/28i and it's a frequent...

Currently own a Z4/28i and it's a frequent experience driving through certain areas of metro Chicago. Recommend picking your spots to enjoy what car has to offer.
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 02-09-2015, 01:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 374
Posted By Vector Pilot
Well said, and your assessment agrees with the...

Well said, and your assessment agrees with the experts. As for the 18
and 10's, it's all about vanity.
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 02-07-2015, 07:39 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,731
Posted By Vector Pilot
You are correct. It's a challenging career,...

You are correct. It's a challenging career, perhaps you may enjoy participating as product design team member.
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 02-07-2015, 05:36 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,731
Posted By Vector Pilot
Regarding the lead designer for the E46 it was...

Regarding the lead designer for the E46 it was Erik Goplen.

http://www.bmwblog.com/2010/05/21/erik-goplen-e46-3-series-designer-draws-the-new-f25-bmw-x3/

Additional info: The Wiki link...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 02-07-2015, 05:29 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,731
Posted By Vector Pilot
lieb923 The question at the top of this thread...

lieb923 The question at the top of this thread questioned the steering performance of the M235xi. After reading your account the question can be put to rest. I can't think of a better way to test a...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 02-06-2015, 01:49 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,731
Posted By Vector Pilot
grandsport Thanks for your reply. I'm a designer...

grandsport Thanks for your reply. I'm a designer by trade and all too familiar with management's relationship between their design and marketing teams. What caught my interest was reading your post...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 02-06-2015, 01:03 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,731
Posted By Vector Pilot
That's an interesting and informative story. I...

That's an interesting and informative story. I would like to know more, please share your source?
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 02-05-2015, 02:55 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,731
Posted By Vector Pilot
Your review is consistent with other reviews...

Your review is consistent with other reviews posted throughout various media outlets. As I mentioned in my previous post, the accolades for the M235 are unprecedented. Review after review states...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 02-04-2015, 03:09 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,731
Posted By Vector Pilot
ZHP KATE-After reading and viewing unprecedented...

ZHP KATE-After reading and viewing unprecedented reviews, I'm willing without hesitation ordering a M235 convertible for the sake of experiencing pure BMW handling, performance. BTW: Excellent choice...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 02-04-2015, 11:10 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,731
Posted By Vector Pilot
Came across the R&T article you referenced and...

Came across the R&T article you referenced and found it to be not worthy of consideration. Let us now if take the M235xi out for drive, like to hear your thoughts.
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 02-04-2015, 01:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 613
Posted By Vector Pilot
If you are opposed to personally repairing the...

If you are opposed to personally repairing the ding consider taking it to good detail guy.
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 02-04-2015, 01:15 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,731
Posted By Vector Pilot
Perhaps taking the M235xi out for a test drive...

Perhaps taking the M235xi out for a test drive will resolve the dilemma.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-03-2014, 05:58 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 4,734
Posted By Vector Pilot
Michael, Thanks for the information, I stand...

Michael,
Thanks for the information, I stand corrected.
With that being said, in the past, when I posted a dissenting opinion regarding the performance and handling of the F30, my negative...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-03-2014, 03:40 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 4,734
Posted By Vector Pilot
Cool Not sure if I'm the first to reply to your...

Not sure if I'm the first to reply to your question with another question. Why would you come to this forum and ask that question and expect an objective answer? Do you actually believe someone will...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-11-2014, 09:52 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,086
Posted By Vector Pilot
What's done is done, it's not a bad deal. Enjoy...

What's done is done, it's not a bad deal. Enjoy it, and don't look back. If a consumer thinks they're getting the better end of a transaction, forget about it, think Las Vegas, the dealer always...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-15-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 655
Posted By Vector Pilot
I can relate, scrapped the edge of the rims on my...

I can relate, scrapped the edge of the rims on my 2011 Z4 35i. You mentioned the curb marks are minor, if so, try super fine sand paper, it will smooth out scrape marks.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-15-2014, 02:30 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,129
Posted By Vector Pilot
If anyone has toured a BMW assembly plant you...

If anyone has toured a BMW assembly plant you cannot help but see the cars are mostly built by robots.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-26-2013, 12:14 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,823
Posted By Vector Pilot
Oh, my gosh, I get it now.

Oh, my gosh, I get it now.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-25-2013, 03:46 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,823
Posted By Vector Pilot
I stand corrected, however in spite of fact all...

I stand corrected, however in spite of fact all the information and great service Irv Robinson provided, you turned around and purchased a BMW from another dealer? What's the point of your post? Car...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-24-2013, 06:31 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,823
Posted By Vector Pilot
miata13 Buying off the lot may have been the...

miata13
Buying off the lot may have been the best for you now, but one cannot put a price tag on doing a Euro Delivery. I experienced two Euro Deliveries and as described in BMW's promotional...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-13-2013, 03:26 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,823
Posted By Vector Pilot
Biscuit reading about your experience I find it...

Biscuit reading about your experience I find it inexcusable behavior for dealer to conduct business as mentioned with one of it's clients, however why did you reach all the way to Indiana to buy an...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-04-2013, 10:59 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,388
Posted By Vector Pilot
Robert A Not sure where you reside but here...

Robert A
Not sure where you reside but here Chicago Metro Area it's not unusual to see that combination. Matter of fact it's very popular... I for one would not order Beige [interior] because it...
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 08-30-2013, 12:44 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,572
Posted By Vector Pilot
Thanks posting the pix, Mineral Gray looks good.....

Thanks posting the pix, Mineral Gray looks good.. Photo suggests you have the Sports Package? I'll picking up a Sapphire Black 28i with Sport Pack next week in Munich.
Highest Regards
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