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Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) Yesterday, 10:29 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,146
Posted By captainaudio
Black Sapphire Metallic with Sonoma Beige Full...

Black Sapphire Metallic with Sonoma Beige Full Merino Leather.
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) Yesterday, 08:08 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,146
Posted By captainaudio
It was my frustration with the RFTs and crap OEM...

It was my frustration with the RFTs and crap OEM shocks on my 2007 335i with sport suspension that made me go with the 18s. In its stock form it was undrivable on NYC roads. The 335i had 18s but...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) Yesterday, 03:50 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,146
Posted By captainaudio
http://i230.photobucket.com/albums/ee182/captainau...

http://i230.photobucket.com/albums/ee182/captainaudio/3%20and%204/F83.jpg

http://i230.photobucket.com/albums/ee182/captainaudio/3%20and%204/Top%20Down%20ps.jpg
Forum: Off-Topic 04-23-2015, 07:33 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 1,823
Posted By captainaudio
In 2007 I bought a Jaguar XKR Coupe. Cross...

In 2007 I bought a Jaguar XKR Coupe. Cross shopped it with a 6 Series and preferred the Jag.

I '"setted" for an M4 as my NY car because the F-Type was too impractical. I have no issues with...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-23-2015, 05:57 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 762
Posted By captainaudio
Congrats to two very special people. CA

Congrats to two very special people.

CA
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-23-2015, 12:03 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 598
Posted By captainaudio
I never let it get below 1/2 tank.

I never let it get below 1/2 tank.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-22-2015, 05:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,917
Posted By captainaudio
My 2015 M4 has ASS and it remembers the last...

My 2015 M4 has ASS and it remembers the last setting (i.e. on of off) when you turn off the car. I turned off the ASS when I drove the car home from the dealer and then the next few times I drove the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-21-2015, 11:52 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,495
Posted By captainaudio
It's not RWD and no MT. That's a deal breaker...

It's not RWD and no MT.
That's a deal breaker for us enthusiasts.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-21-2015, 07:40 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,495
Posted By captainaudio
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?at...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=505115&d=1429670114 (http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=505115&d=1429670114)

Is that the new Prius?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-21-2015, 05:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 327
Posted By captainaudio
I have a set of staggered 18" BMW Style 196 Rims...

I have a set of staggered 18" BMW Style 196 Rims that were a spare set from my 2007 335i. They have been professionally refurbished, are boxed and since being redone have never had tires mounted on...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-21-2015, 03:25 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,495
Posted By captainaudio
I look forward to continued updates. BTW, did I...

I look forward to continued updates. BTW, did I miss the pics?

http://i230.photobucket.com/albums/ee182/captainaudio/3%20and%204/e93.jpg

The E93

...
Forum: Off-Topic 04-21-2015, 01:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 568
Posted By captainaudio
Epitaph to a Dog Lord Byron Near this...

Epitaph to a Dog

Lord Byron

Near this Spot
are deposited the Remains of one
who possessed Beauty without Vanity,
Strength without Insolence,
Courage without Ferocity,
and all the virtues...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-21-2015, 11:17 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,495
Posted By captainaudio
So here is the first review. The M4 sat in...

So here is the first review.

The M4 sat in my garage for the entire month of March due to the lousy weather and winter ravaged roads. For the last two weekends I have taken it to Lime Rock on...
Forum: Off-Topic 04-21-2015, 09:54 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 1,823
Posted By captainaudio
Admittedly less of a driving machine than a...

Admittedly less of a driving machine than a similar BMW?

Who admitted that and what BMW is similar to an F Type?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-19-2015, 02:45 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 6,811
Posted By captainaudio
I had Gatling guns and grenade launchers...

I had Gatling guns and grenade launchers installed in my car. The next guy that cuts me off is in for one hell of a surprise. Go ahead make my day,
Forum: Off-Topic 04-17-2015, 06:23 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 1,823
Posted By captainaudio
I really like the F-Type. I seriously considered...

I really like the F-Type. I seriously considered it but felt that it was just not practical enough so I "settled" for an M4.

CA
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-17-2015, 06:12 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,453
Posted By captainaudio
Announcing a Retirement...

I'll be at the Tudor and all of the LRP spectator events. I was at Lime Rock last weekend and Skip Barber showed us what was being done. They are moving a lot of dirt around and the spectator site...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 04-17-2015, 05:42 PM
Replies: 257
Views: 9,683
Posted By captainaudio
I does not look like I have it. Early January...

I does not look like I have it. Early January build.

CA
Forum: Off-Topic 04-17-2015, 04:17 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 1,823
Posted By captainaudio
The presence of lack thereof of a torque...

The presence of lack thereof of a torque converter is irrelevant to the shift times. As shift times are decreased you will eventually reach a point where further improvements in shift time are moot....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-17-2015, 02:54 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,453
Posted By captainaudio
There are a few new options for tracks in New...

There are a few new options for tracks in New England. Club Motorsports in Tamworth New Hampshire (the private club you referred to) is due to open this Summer.
http://www.clubmotorsports.com/
...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-17-2015, 05:33 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,394
Posted By captainaudio
Anyone cross shop the new is350?

According to USA Today the average age of Bugatti owners is higher than the average age of Lexus buyers. [emoji50]

But your point is well taken. Being associated with older buyers is not good for...
Forum: Off-Topic 04-17-2015, 04:42 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 1,823
Posted By captainaudio
Is the Jaguar F-Type the Most Beautiful Car One Can Buy Today?

The ZF 8 Speed has a direct link between the engine and the tires as do many modern ATs. There is a clutch that engages and locks up the torque converter once the car is in motion. Once lock up has...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 04-16-2015, 06:48 PM
Replies: 257
Views: 9,683
Posted By captainaudio
Thanks for the info. I don't golf, ski or...

Thanks for the info.

I don't golf, ski or snowboard but I suppose it would be a nice feature. I'll check it out this weekend.
Forum: Off-Topic 04-16-2015, 06:22 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 1,823
Posted By captainaudio
Is the Jaguar F-Type the Most Beautiful Car One Can Buy Today?

I can't disagree.

I was at Lime Rock last year when Sam Posey was testing a Jag F-Type with the ZF and a Porsche Boxster with a DCT for Road & Track. He had nothing bad to say about the ZF and...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-16-2015, 05:26 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,394
Posted By captainaudio
For many years Lexus outsold BMW and Mercedes and...

For many years Lexus outsold BMW and Mercedes and was the best selling luxury brand.
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