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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-20-2014, 12:58 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,507
Posted By bredi
uh, political, environment or not. Driving with...

uh, political, environment or not. Driving with the torque generated by an electric vehicle is quite exhilarating. Let alone not having to maintain parts that wear from heat and combustion, which...
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 07-18-2014, 10:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,048
Posted By bredi
Its everything I want from a 3-series.

Its everything I want from a 3-series.
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 07-05-2014, 10:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,648
Posted By bredi
I'm starting to think the i3 was never intended...

I'm starting to think the i3 was never intended to be a success.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 06-09-2014, 07:24 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,643
Posted By bredi
I haven't had a single issue with my 2011 335d. ...

I haven't had a single issue with my 2011 335d. In fact, its been the best bmw I have owned over a 20+ year period.

I am very disappointed BMW doesn't offer a new 335d! The 328d nor the i3 can...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-09-2014, 03:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 196
Posted By bredi
ActiveHyrbid 3 MPG

The Active Hybrids are hybrids for performance, not MPG. But I'm curious if anyone has had better MPG than advertised if they drive it more conservatively.



thanks
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 06-07-2014, 10:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 992
Posted By bredi
very good review! thank you!

very good review! thank you!
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 06-07-2014, 12:12 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 759
Posted By bredi
drove i3 - lease doesn't make sense

I finally drove the i3 today. Fun car. Initial acceleration is impressive. Freeway acceleration not so much. I like the car, but it is not a "home run" by any means.

The most disappointing part...
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 06-02-2014, 10:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,265
Posted By bredi
and finally... the 21st century arrives! ...

and finally... the 21st century arrives!

awesome!
Forum: The MINI Board 06-02-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,400
Posted By bredi
Wow. Just tonight, I was trying to convince and...

Wow. Just tonight, I was trying to convince and encourage my wife to get a mini. She spoke with all her friends and clients that had one and they many said they would not buy another one.

One...
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 11-18-2013, 11:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,752
Posted By bredi
"A new poll conducted online by Harris...

"A new poll conducted online by Harris Interactive on behalf of Audi of America"
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 11-18-2013, 11:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 413
Posted By bredi
win, win, win.

win, win, win.
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 11-18-2013, 11:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 819
Posted By bredi
wait. wha? i3 performance specs disappoint. Is...

wait. wha? i3 performance specs disappoint. Is this just the low end torque doing its thing? if so, could be a fun city driver after-all.

Why does this seem staged? M3 cuts power once it wins. If...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 11-13-2013, 01:02 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,773
Posted By bredi
my podcasts no longer are controllable via...

my podcasts no longer are controllable via Connected Drive. If I start the podcast manually on the phone, it plays.

its really slow to answer a call or make a call also.
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 09-02-2013, 10:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 508
Posted By bredi
This is disappointing. With the higher price and...

This is disappointing. With the higher price and keeping the BMW brand, I expected it to handle like a BMW. This description is what I'd expect in a sub 30k car.

bummer. ugly, slow AND soft?
...
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 07-03-2013, 09:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,663
Posted By bredi
wtf was that? a macy's commercial?

wtf was that? a macy's commercial?
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 06-28-2013, 01:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 755
Posted By bredi
Sure, in their current form. i'm sure bmw could...

Sure, in their current form. i'm sure bmw could find a way to make them lighter. Removing combustion engines and exhaust systems is a start. Isn't that the point of the Active-E anyway? To improve...
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 06-27-2013, 10:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 755
Posted By bredi
ugly, toyish looking. what was wrong with...

ugly, toyish looking.


what was wrong with an active-e 1-series? active-e x1?

crap. I still want an electric bmw though...
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 04-26-2013, 11:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,425
Posted By bredi
personally... I think its ugly for a BMW. Its...

personally... I think its ugly for a BMW. Its like BMW got Prius'd. Not sure why car makers are so compelled to make electrics odd-like. The i8 on the other hand... fits and looks great. It is...
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 04-15-2013, 06:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,444
Posted By bredi
its almost as if they wanted it to fail. hmmmm.

its almost as if they wanted it to fail. hmmmm.
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 04-15-2013, 06:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 7,958
Posted By bredi
It looks ridiculous. What is wrong with the...

It looks ridiculous. What is wrong with the ActiveE 1 series? Its a perfect EV! Sell it!
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 04-15-2013, 06:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 647
Posted By bredi
I do know one thing. I will NEVER purchase...

I do know one thing. I will NEVER purchase another GASOLINE ONLY car.
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 04-15-2013, 06:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 636
Posted By bredi
Want

Was just looking at the X1 again and got frustrated that its neither diesel nor hybrid. Then I find this! NICE!

subscribing...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-07-2012, 09:49 PM
Replies: 343
Views: 33,670
Posted By bredi
for me its simple. it is too big. no...

for me its simple.

it is too big.
no diesel
no hybrid
no electric
its just a revision. nothing epic.
don't like the new "branding" of "classes".
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-24-2012, 11:08 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 11,268
Posted By bredi
I really thought they would do something...

I really thought they would do something ingenious to stir the pot and offer an x1 diesel as an option.

Bummer. It would be the perfect car for it. AWD, torque-ee diesel, good mpg, small and...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-22-2012, 11:55 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 14,764
Posted By bredi
My 335d is my sixth BMW, and I'm loving my 335d...

My 335d is my sixth BMW, and I'm loving my 335d over all of them. Even over my 335i, 328ci and X3)!
So much, that I won't be buying another petrol engine. I'm addicted to the torque and gas...
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