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Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 12-26-2014, 02:09 PM
Replies: 0
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Posted By hyperzulu
Autocar UK Names the M235i one of their Best Cars of 2014

Link here (http://www.autocar.co.uk/car-news/new-cars/best-cars-2014-%E2%80%93-bmw-m235i)

As if the M235i hasn't received enough love and praise throughout the year from the press, car fanatics...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 12-26-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 544
Posted By hyperzulu
Wheels look fantastic. 19s may be a tad...

Wheels look fantastic. 19s may be a tad aggressive for my taste - they have a tendency to make this car look smaller than it already is (big shoes/little kid), but they work and the color is great...
Forum: European Delivery 12-24-2014, 11:52 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 801
Posted By hyperzulu
Parking was difficult when I was there last...

Parking was difficult when I was there last October (Cochem). Popular spot and very pretty. Drove down from Nürburg, then up the river to Burg Eltz.
Forum: European Delivery 12-24-2014, 10:41 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 443
Posted By hyperzulu
Is Rolf on here? I wonder if he posted a bit,...

Is Rolf on here? I wonder if he posted a bit, would he drum up more business.
Forum: European Delivery 12-24-2014, 10:17 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 443
Posted By hyperzulu
My shuttle driver was not very chatty. :thumbdwn:...

My shuttle driver was not very chatty. :thumbdwn:

BTW what is B/F Friend? If you meant BFF, the acronym stands for Best FRIEND Forever, so B/F Friend would be Best Friend Friend... :dunno:
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 12-23-2014, 11:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 297
Posted By hyperzulu
They hold the corona in place to preserve the...

They hold the corona in place to preserve the angel eyes. :dunno:
Forum: European Delivery 12-23-2014, 11:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 273
Posted By hyperzulu
Choose: journey or destination. On my last trip,...

Choose: journey or destination. On my last trip, I chose destination. So the journey wasn't amazing, but the destinations were. Difference is I had 18 days. Those 3-6 hour journeys didn't bother me,...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 12-22-2014, 05:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 247
Posted By hyperzulu
Why not reach out to Jon Shafer to see what he...

Why not reach out to Jon Shafer to see what he can do about pricing? I always start with a board sponsor and see what they can do. Many were not discounting the M235i for ED initially, but Jon was...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 12-22-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 716
Posted By hyperzulu
The transmission in the 228i is the same as the...

The transmission in the 228i is the same as the one on the M235i, which is rated at 330 ft/lbs of torque. The N55 consistently dynos around 320, and the mppk for the other models with the N55 dyno...
Forum: European Delivery 12-20-2014, 11:38 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 440
Posted By hyperzulu
Congrats! You went with mineral white? I just got...

Congrats! You went with mineral white? I just got mine back a couple weeks ago. Had a blast in Europe though.

Have fun at the Christmas markets!
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 12-19-2014, 01:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 521
Posted By hyperzulu
Reese's Peanut Butter Cup looks good. How does it...

Reese's Peanut Butter Cup looks good. How does it taste? :D

Terra definitely looks good on VO.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-19-2014, 11:08 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,419
Posted By hyperzulu
Why'd you do this??? Go punish yourself for...

Why'd you do this??? Go punish yourself for reviving this thread just to argue with someone.
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 12-18-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 716
Posted By hyperzulu
There are different versions of the ZF8. They get...

There are different versions of the ZF8. They get progressively beefier, all the way up to a version on the 7 series. They have different torque specs.
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 12-18-2014, 02:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 716
Posted By hyperzulu
I read some time ago an article that had someone...

I read some time ago an article that had someone note about the new transmissions. They were asked regarding torque specs and he said ZF generally highly over-engineers their transmissions to...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 12-18-2014, 10:52 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,160
Posted By hyperzulu
Yes. Base can control an ipod through USB.

Yes. Base can control an ipod through USB.
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 12-17-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 735
Posted By hyperzulu
I've seen people upgrade their exhaust to the MP...

I've seen people upgrade their exhaust to the MP without the chrome tips. The stock ones will work just fine. I am honestly not sure if the adapters are required, but make sure you order the right...
Forum: European Delivery 12-17-2014, 12:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 563
Posted By hyperzulu
ROFL seriously, I hit 1300 miles in 6 days. If...

ROFL seriously, I hit 1300 miles in 6 days. If you've done over 1k in 4, you MIGHT need a break :P
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 12-16-2014, 08:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 509
Posted By hyperzulu
I'd have to imagine the answer to someone asking...

I'd have to imagine the answer to someone asking this question is generally "no".
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 12-16-2014, 06:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 735
Posted By hyperzulu
http://www.bmwpartspros.com/partlocator/index.cfm?...

http://www.bmwpartspros.com/partlocator/index.cfm?action=AccessoryCatalog&catalogid=8798&siteid=216857&categoryID=220941&subcat1=220942&subcat2=221044
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 12-16-2014, 12:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 509
Posted By hyperzulu
RealOEM.com shows different part numbers for the...

RealOEM.com shows different part numbers for the differentials, so they're not the same, but they're both open diffs.
Forum: European Delivery 12-16-2014, 12:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 575
Posted By hyperzulu
Same for me...

Same for me...
Forum: European Delivery 12-16-2014, 06:31 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,860
Posted By hyperzulu
Not out of the ordinary. My car was on its way in...

Not out of the ordinary. My car was on its way in eight days from my drop off in Amsterdam and was at the dealer at about day 47 from drop off. That was to a west coast dealer. Some guys got their...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 12-13-2014, 10:19 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 643
Posted By hyperzulu
If we are talking US curb weight, the rule is 33%...

If we are talking US curb weight, the rule is 33% of cars sold need to have the options used for this weight measurement. I have to admit, I don't know BMW's take rate on every option of these cars....
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 12-13-2014, 04:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 643
Posted By hyperzulu
Delta between the two engines is around 122lbs....

Delta between the two engines is around 122lbs. Either engine is well suited to the chassis, some just prefer the smoothness of the six and extra power.
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 12-13-2014, 09:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 643
Posted By hyperzulu
Have you driven it with the six? The new engine...

Have you driven it with the six? The new engine is so much more responsive. It feels damn near naturally aspirated and comes on so effortlessly compared to the N54 in the -is. Turn in and...
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