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Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 06-18-2016, 09:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 699
Posted By Epiplatys
+100

+100
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 06-07-2016, 09:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,016
Posted By Epiplatys
I had two Audis: - A8 - driving/handling 6-7...

I had two Audis:
- A8 - driving/handling 6-7 out of 10, ownership experience/reliability 7 out of 10
- B7 RS4 - driving/handling/fun 10/10, ownership experience 2-3 out of 10

After the last RS4...
Forum: BMW i3 and BMW i8 (2014 - Current) 05-20-2016, 11:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 616
Posted By Epiplatys
It actually gets worse! once you run out of...

It actually gets worse!

once you run out of electrical power and gas in the tank, the car freaking stops!
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 04-24-2016, 10:56 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,434
Posted By Epiplatys
I spend one week in a G12, this was an extended...

I spend one week in a G12, this was an extended test drive while my F01 was in for service.

Overall, I felt it is a incremental upgrade. Pleasant vehicle, I could see myself owning one. Once I...
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 04-14-2016, 10:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 896
Posted By Epiplatys
:thumbup:

:thumbup:
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 04-14-2016, 10:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 896
Posted By Epiplatys
Used to be a big hobby of mine, had like 11 tanks...

Used to be a big hobby of mine, had like 11 tanks around the house :) Sounds just like you....

Interesting, in all the years you're the only guy ever who asked! Epiplatys chaperi was my all time...
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 04-14-2016, 10:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 896
Posted By Epiplatys
No interest whatsoever. And this is besides the...

No interest whatsoever. And this is besides the fact that it does not have a gasoline engine.
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 04-09-2016, 11:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 871
Posted By Epiplatys
+1 on auto-hold

+1 on auto-hold
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 04-01-2016, 09:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 871
Posted By Epiplatys
Hmmmm, mine F01 does not roll when engine turned...

Hmmmm, mine F01 does not roll when engine turned of if put on parking brake. If it is the transmission only is put on park - obviously it rolls an inch or so, and it is not good for the transmission....
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 03-29-2016, 08:12 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,434
Posted By Epiplatys
Ambient Air Package - can't comment, totally skip...

Ambient Air Package - can't comment, totally skip for me
I have had a G12 750 with the Panoramic Sky Lounge Roof and the B&W sound system for an extended test drive for the whole last week. If I'm...
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 03-27-2016, 08:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,359
Posted By Epiplatys
Mineral white vote here as well. I'm...

Mineral white vote here as well. I'm considering/pricing out a G12 right now, and it is going to be either mineral white or moonstone for me.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-26-2016, 06:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 600
Posted By Epiplatys
These vehicles seem to be a hit or miss. To my...

These vehicles seem to be a hit or miss. To my surprise I have not had any issue with mine, 76k km now. Seem to run properly, and who knows but I expect it to last and don't have reservations keeping...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-17-2016, 11:36 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,796
Posted By Epiplatys
I hit a flying tree branch (or it hit me), the...

I hit a flying tree branch (or it hit me), the damage optically was even less. Like no hood damage, only the bumper. However, with the cruise control radar and bumper had to be replaced it came up to...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 02-27-2016, 11:10 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 740
Posted By Epiplatys
I owned a Honda Insight 2000 and it had a very...

I owned a Honda Insight 2000 and it had a very much identical hybrid system, with the electrical motor inline with the primary drive. Worked flawlessly. While rudimentary by the other hybrid systems,...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 02-25-2016, 06:46 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 740
Posted By Epiplatys
ah, OK. Makes sense. Thanks!

ah, OK. Makes sense. Thanks!
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 02-24-2016, 10:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 740
Posted By Epiplatys
Jerry, I did not know about the 760 axle. Wheat's...

Jerry, I did not know about the 760 axle. Wheat's the difference/benefit for these?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 02-23-2016, 10:21 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 740
Posted By Epiplatys
"There's got to be a good to this car?" A...

"There's got to be a good to this car?"

A lot. Basically everything besides the "hybrid" part: it is still a 7th, with great packaging/equipment levels, better windshield.
It is just fine for...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 02-23-2016, 08:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 740
Posted By Epiplatys
dunno about the reliability part, just don't have...

dunno about the reliability part, just don't have any personal experience. But I fail to see any benefit going with the Active Hybrid, being that performance, comfort, consumption or anything else....
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 02-22-2016, 06:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 753
Posted By Epiplatys
I bought it May 2012 and it is 75k now. No issues...

I bought it May 2012 and it is 75k now. No issues so far.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 01-23-2016, 11:24 AM
Replies: 210
Views: 12,694
Posted By Epiplatys
After my last Audi RS4 I said that I would never...

After my last Audi RS4 I said that I would never touch Audi again. But I have to admit the A8/S8 interior is very nice. Nicer than the 7th series imo.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 01-21-2016, 09:31 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,996
Posted By Epiplatys
All I can add to the thread is that mine is 2012...

All I can add to the thread is that mine is 2012 and in 75k I (to my surprise) have had zero issues with it. And I am going to keep going as long as the car stays together. Once I'm done the next one...
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 01-09-2016, 10:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 11,609
Posted By Epiplatys
Not sure if it changes anything

Not sure if it changes anything
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 01-09-2016, 08:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 11,609
Posted By Epiplatys
While it is true that the 7th handling and...

While it is true that the 7th handling and styling of late is nothing particularly interesting and has been on the shallow downward spiral, it is not awful either. Since when anyone takes seriously...
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 12-28-2015, 11:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 900
Posted By Epiplatys
some people like apple, some oranges. If were...

some people like apple, some oranges. If were buying I would have gone mineral white exterior and either brown or saddle, or beige interior.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 12-23-2015, 09:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,405
Posted By Epiplatys
I'm going through the bodyshop to fix a small...

I'm going through the bodyshop to fix a small bumper rip - hit a tree branch on one of the windy days in the mountains. The front radar/cruise control sensor behind the bumper got damaged as well. It...
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