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Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 04-13-2014, 01:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,107
Posted By MarcusSDCA
Yes, got a new 328d a few weeks ago after 7 years...

Yes, got a new 328d a few weeks ago after 7 years of hybrids/VW TDIs.....for me it's all about handling & high MPGs and the 328d is just about the only no-compromise car out there right now (at about...
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 04-13-2014, 09:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,107
Posted By MarcusSDCA
Pics of the i3 event at BMW Escondido 4-12-14...

Pics of the i3 event at BMW Escondido 4-12-14 (last pic is stock photo from Google since I realized I did a lousy job on my first pic...you can't even see the whole front end)
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 04-13-2014, 08:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,107
Posted By MarcusSDCA
I did go off into a quiet mixed residential area...

I did go off into a quiet mixed residential area and a business park to the Southwest of the dealership. I loved the power and the intense acceleration/deceleration. They told me it was the fastest...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 04-11-2014, 10:37 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,201
Posted By MarcusSDCA
I really like the 4 series a TON....even more...

I really like the 4 series a TON....even more than my 3. But if I had one in White I think I would look into painting or changing that detail that looks like a "7" behind the front wheel. (or is it...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-11-2014, 08:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 511
Posted By MarcusSDCA
I would think that rather than a detriment to...

I would think that rather than a detriment to resale the Sport Line would be an enhancement since it would be rare. The seats and the wheels are so much nicer in the sport line that I think the red...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 04-10-2014, 09:14 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,201
Posted By MarcusSDCA
The port installed black grilles are stunning on...

The port installed black grilles are stunning on white
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 04-10-2014, 09:01 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,207
Posted By MarcusSDCA
Diesel, baby. 40mpg combined and the launch in...

Diesel, baby. 40mpg combined and the launch in Sport Mode is INSANE.:bigpimp:
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 04-09-2014, 11:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,107
Posted By MarcusSDCA
Very funny....are you a professional writer? ...

Very funny....are you a professional writer?

And I think the average age in PB is up like the home prices. :angel::bigpimp:

I'm doing the i3 test drive Saturday at BMW-Escondido
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 03-31-2014, 10:49 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,201
Posted By MarcusSDCA
Then try warming up your douche beforehand.

Then try warming up your douche beforehand.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 03-31-2014, 07:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,193
Posted By MarcusSDCA
I wonder if they could put a backup camera app on...

I wonder if they could put a backup camera app on a smartphone.....obviously you would need the camera part stuck on the back of the car but that would be so sweet!
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 03-30-2014, 08:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 758
Posted By MarcusSDCA
Some loaners and demos have another CPO product...

Some loaners and demos have another CPO product that goes an extra year and to 75K miles instead of 100k. Also, if you are leasing the car the residual is adjusted down by 20 cents/mile over the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 03-29-2014, 10:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,933
Posted By MarcusSDCA
Thanks for posting!! So Stanley Kubrik-ish!! So...

Thanks for posting!! So Stanley Kubrik-ish!! So glad I did the Munich and Dingolfing factory tours....you can't believe your eyes when you see all the fine technology (and passion for perfection)...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 03-29-2014, 07:41 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,647
Posted By MarcusSDCA
I just bought a new M-Sport in San Diego and I...

I just bought a new M-Sport in San Diego and I wanted the car "stripped" as much as possible. I was kind of shocked to find that regardless of my color preference or requirement for few options there...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 03-27-2014, 07:44 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 8,497
Posted By MarcusSDCA
40.9 mpg on my first fill up.... Mixed 50-50...

40.9 mpg on my first fill up.... Mixed 50-50 driving
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 03-27-2014, 06:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 708
Posted By MarcusSDCA
40.9 mpg on my first 168 miles....seems like my...

40.9 mpg on my first 168 miles....seems like my 328d has the same fuel consumption as my old Jetta Hybrid! (but way more fun to play with)
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 03-26-2014, 07:45 PM
Replies: 337
Views: 71,556
Posted By MarcusSDCA
My 2 day old 328d M-Sport in Alpine...

My 2 day old 328d M-Sport in Alpine White....41mpg on my first top-up.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 03-26-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,201
Posted By MarcusSDCA
Like some of you have said, white is great for...

Like some of you have said, white is great for contrast and to accent the "negative spaces".....and since I wanted the M-Sport it was clear to me that a dark body color kind of defeated the purpose...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 03-25-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,201
Posted By MarcusSDCA
I agree...one missing color for the 3 series...

I agree...one missing color for the 3 series sedans is I think a middle grey..(the color between silver and dark grey) as well as some kooky color like orange......not the weak orange of the X1 but...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 03-24-2014, 11:28 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,201
Posted By MarcusSDCA
Alpine white is an awful color

At least I used to think that until I saw this baby......thank god BMW finally built this hybrid killing diesel bad boy.....now happily parked in my garage in San Diego!!! Favorite parts: The black...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 03-24-2014, 11:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 708
Posted By MarcusSDCA
I agree....Xenons would have been nice, but I...

I agree....Xenons would have been nice, but I didn't have time to wait for an order...I got a buyer for my old car and it happened pretty fast....so I had to deal with stock on hand. I wanted a...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 03-23-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 708
Posted By MarcusSDCA
If my clients either A: B*tch about sitting in...

If my clients either A: B*tch about sitting in the back seat or B: Look down on me because I didn't buy THEM a 5er....they can go find another agent. :bigpimp:
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 03-22-2014, 10:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 708
Posted By MarcusSDCA
Back to a BMer

Hey I'm BAAAAACK....after years of VW Diesels and Toyota/VW Hybrids I have finally decided that the 328d is what I've been waiting for (40-ish average mpgs) and viola!! Here you go!! :bigpimp:
Forum: General Automotive Forum 04-09-2013, 08:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 519
Posted By MarcusSDCA
I think MotorTrend has clocked the cars at about...

I think MotorTrend has clocked the cars at about the same 7.8-7.9 0-60

I just got 41.6 mpg on a 300 mile calc using 50/50 city to hwy driving. I would say that if you do lots of city driving,...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 03-30-2013, 08:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 519
Posted By MarcusSDCA
But your M3 is 9 times more fun to drive....trust...

But your M3 is 9 times more fun to drive....trust me! :bigpimp:
Forum: General Automotive Forum 03-28-2013, 01:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 519
Posted By MarcusSDCA
https://sphotos-a.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-prn1/c156.0...

https://sphotos-a.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-prn1/c156.0.403.403/p403x403/521321_10200475873954910_1076739616_n.jpg

Mixed driving up and down the hills and canyons of San Diego and the Coronado...
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