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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-21-2013, 07:47 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 651
Posted By dtc100
Your tax dollars should be paying for my driving...

Your tax dollars should be paying for my driving courses, with any leftovers paying for my race track, in that order only.

I doubt the Germans will let foreign buyers in on the purchase. It is...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-20-2013, 05:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 651
Posted By dtc100
Bimmerfest is not the same after being away for a...

Bimmerfest is not the same after being away for a few days. It used to be all about the benefit of cup holders and ASS, now everyone is talking race track and driving academy.

Think I am going to...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-18-2013, 02:40 PM
Replies: 600
Views: 22,099
Posted By dtc100
I had a Cruze Eco 6spd manual for 6 months two...

I had a Cruze Eco 6spd manual for 6 months two years ago, even then it was well optioned, did not look cheap inside, and was quite fun to drive. I regularly got 45+mpg on the highway.

Recently...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-17-2013, 02:27 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,299
Posted By dtc100
Looks to me the OP may be in an unique position...

Looks to me the OP may be in an unique position to have both achieved. I don't see why he should not do both but must wait.

Not everyone is interested in mastering the skills of a near...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-17-2013, 09:37 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,299
Posted By dtc100
A better tuned chassis and powerplant can...

A better tuned chassis and powerplant can definitely boost driver's confidence. A better tuned auto transmission will also make a less experienced driver look like a better driver, than a more...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-15-2013, 06:01 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 6,727
Posted By dtc100
Maybe the SF Bay Area will be the next:)

Maybe the SF Bay Area will be the next:)
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-15-2013, 11:28 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 6,727
Posted By dtc100
ASS has minimal impact on gas saving, rather...

ASS has minimal impact on gas saving, rather significant in emission reduction in congested areas.

You may not like CAFE, I drive my car such that I have an average of 16 mpg on my 3 series, but...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-15-2013, 09:43 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 6,727
Posted By dtc100
ASS is not about saving gas, rather for emission...

ASS is not about saving gas, rather for emission reduction.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-11-2013, 06:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 929
Posted By dtc100
Too poor to risk a ticket, but too proud not to...

Too poor to risk a ticket, but too proud not to show off, in the process butchers the very essence of the euro plates.

Just leave the euro plates on, and pay the fine. Nothing is free.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-10-2013, 06:19 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,189
Posted By dtc100
If so, why even ask the question?:) I happen...

If so, why even ask the question?:)

I happen to think the C63 a very good looking car for its intended purpose. It seems obvious the OP is less interested in performance, rather for the car's...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-10-2013, 06:11 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,306
Posted By dtc100
I think hybrids are better suited for mainstream...

I think hybrids are better suited for mainstream models where the drivers' only goal is gas saving.

If you are willing to spend $50k+, all electric like the Tesla Model S will provide both the gas...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-09-2013, 09:49 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,306
Posted By dtc100
I thought the idea of a hybrid is to save gas in...

I thought the idea of a hybrid is to save gas in stop and go traffic, not so much on highway, so the fact someone registers a 39 mpg on a highway stretch driving the car like he is operating a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-08-2013, 07:52 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,444
Posted By dtc100
Launch control is definitely NOT designed for...

Launch control is definitely NOT designed for zipping around in traffic.:)
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-08-2013, 07:24 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,580
Posted By dtc100
The AH3 cannot even show up to the fight, after...

The AH3 cannot even show up to the fight, after all the eco rebates and incentives, BMW cannot move this one. BMW literally needs to rig a sail on each 3 series to show Prius whose the boss.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-07-2013, 05:45 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 46,189
Posted By dtc100
Nineteen year old wanting to drive a new 5...

Nineteen year old wanting to drive a new 5 series, I think BMW was right to put the age limit:)

As bad as when BMW decided to go floaty comfy with their cars, they didn't want our younger...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-07-2013, 05:26 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,580
Posted By dtc100
I am quoting BJ because the above is near the...

I am quoting BJ because the above is near the level of masterpiece, a must read for those who do not want to read it.

BTW, did I just read BMW is adding launch control in the next year models? ...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-06-2013, 09:36 PM
Replies: 201
Views: 46,189
Posted By dtc100
At least it is not over 45, their target age.

At least it is not over 45, their target age.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-06-2013, 09:31 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,580
Posted By dtc100
Rusty seats? First time heard of this. BMW...

Rusty seats? First time heard of this. BMW bleeding to death? Also first time heard this, at least in the recent memory. At one time or another they were on death bed, but that was a very long...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-06-2013, 01:25 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,580
Posted By dtc100
BJ obviously loves his F30 Lux, with a floaty...

BJ obviously loves his F30 Lux, with a floaty suspension and numb steering. So basically you are saying we should all ignore him so he can have his cake and eat it too?

I thought using the ignore...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-06-2013, 11:59 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,580
Posted By dtc100
Unfortunately even if you put BJ on ignore, BJ's...

Unfortunately even if you put BJ on ignore, BJ's posts will be quoted by someone, and you will be forced to see them in quotes even if you try to ignore BJ.

Although I don't know if you also...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-06-2013, 11:33 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,580
Posted By dtc100
Your welcome.

Your welcome.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-06-2013, 11:30 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,580
Posted By dtc100
Don't confuse people with logical deductions.

Don't confuse people with logical deductions.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 05-06-2013, 08:27 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,335
Posted By dtc100
How is this achieved in a private sale, filling...

How is this achieved in a private sale, filling out a DMV form?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-06-2013, 08:13 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,580
Posted By dtc100
Going at BJ by anyone, is usually not for...

Going at BJ by anyone, is usually not for enjoyment, only entertainment.

As far as what is better for the forum, I don't try to make the decision for others.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-04-2013, 06:25 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,299
Posted By dtc100
I thought earlier you said saving of only $700,...

I thought earlier you said saving of only $700, what changed the saving?

Of course you are driven by impulse, numbers should not matter that much.
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