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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-22-2013, 11:51 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 4,939
Posted By duberalles
I live in Seattle so no mile high.

I live in Seattle so no mile high.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-18-2013, 07:53 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 4,939
Posted By duberalles
Sorry to rain on your parade but, douche or not,...

Sorry to rain on your parade but, douche or not, a relatively lowly standard Camaro SS will spank you pretty good.

A 335i may hold its own with the super fast 8 speed auto against a manual Camaro...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-09-2012, 08:09 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,883
Posted By duberalles
My co-worker wish he had the trouble free...

My co-worker wish he had the trouble free ownership experience I had with my Max....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-08-2012, 09:53 PM
Replies: 246
Views: 13,079
Posted By duberalles
Against, a matter of taste.....the controls are...

Against, a matter of taste.....the controls are not "gritty" at all to operate and I could say that the E60 dash was exactly the same piece of black polyurethane of the cheapest 5 Series...at least...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-08-2012, 09:45 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,883
Posted By duberalles
I do not own that car anymore by the...

I do not own that car anymore by the way....however a RWD architecture has more inherent balance obviously (and BMWs are extremely well engineered RWDs) but the Maxima was pretty much the best...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-08-2012, 08:06 PM
Replies: 246
Views: 13,079
Posted By duberalles
I frankly do not understand certain...

I frankly do not understand certain comments.....the current CTS generation was introduced at the end of 2008 and size wise is almost equal to the inch to the E60 5 Series.

The CTS-V targeted that...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-08-2012, 07:43 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,472
Posted By duberalles
No amount of marketing and mental rumination will...

No amount of marketing and mental rumination will ever convince me to lay well north of 50K (if you want decept options) for a supposedly luxury sedan powered by a 4 banger...and yes before anybody...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-08-2012, 07:35 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,883
Posted By duberalles
Wll, that is an M5 ad definitely not a 530....:) ...

Wll, that is an M5 ad definitely not a 530....:)

...and you can check this....:D

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mJNhLbRWPK0

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CW9On2Hq2cw&feature=related
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-08-2012, 07:24 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,883
Posted By duberalles
I don't know what Maxima are you talking about...

I don't know what Maxima are you talking about but definitely is not the A33 (the 5th gen)
Built quality was top notch (the last Maxima assembled in Japan), it went downhill from there.
That engine...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-08-2012, 05:33 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,883
Posted By duberalles
A match for the manual 530 E39 in 2002???....That...

A match for the manual 530 E39 in 2002???....That is easy...the car that I did own at that time...which peformance wise was significantly faster.....and not only on a straight line.

My 5.5 gen...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-22-2012, 03:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,674
Posted By duberalles
I definitely agree on the driving dynamics where...

I definitely agree on the driving dynamics where Hyundai still has some fine tuning to do despite the specs and parts are, on paper, top notch (dual wishbone suspension, very stiff chassis,...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-22-2012, 09:52 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,696
Posted By duberalles
Ok Gotcha...thanks for letting me know...:thumbup:

Ok Gotcha...thanks for letting me know...:thumbup:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-22-2012, 07:40 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,696
Posted By duberalles
Exactly.... In your mind it...

Exactly....




In your mind it is....and I did show you media publication that do not consider it the leader....but you read only what you want to read...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-22-2012, 07:37 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,683
Posted By duberalles
Subjective indeed...for me the TL is one of the...

Subjective indeed...for me the TL is one of the most original looking sport sedan on the market with the Cadillac CTS...I love the 5 series, very elegant and formal but the TL is more...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-21-2012, 10:47 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,683
Posted By duberalles
The TL is not supposed to be as upscale as a...

The TL is not supposed to be as upscale as a fully optioned 5 Series...however it competes very well with entry/mid level 5 (528/535) reasonably optioned.......but between a TL SH-AWD and a 528 or a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-21-2012, 10:42 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,696
Posted By duberalles
Bias should be absent among knowledgeable car...

Bias should be absent among knowledgeable car enthusiast....:thumbup:

I recognize the GTI positives, other have problem recognizing other car's positives...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-21-2012, 08:35 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,696
Posted By duberalles
Don't bother explain that to them ...the GTI is...

Don't bother explain that to them ...the GTI is their idol....they would choose one over an M3....Insideline.com said it's better....:D:thumbup:


....and I even seriously doubt the 2 seconds...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-21-2012, 02:32 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,674
Posted By duberalles
Hopefully you have the premium seats...

Hopefully you have the premium seats...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-21-2012, 02:32 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,674
Posted By duberalles
To be provocative here...nothing terribly wrong...

To be provocative here...nothing terribly wrong with the Genesis....a Spec-R V8 430 HP with everything loaded is 46K which I'm confident you can get it down to a little bit more than 40 haggling...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-21-2012, 12:09 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,696
Posted By duberalles
The G is extremely close (to the E90) and in some...

The G is extremely close (to the E90) and in some configuration combo it can be ahead (for me)

What did prevent the G37 to match the 335 was mainly the thrashiness of the engine at high rev and...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-21-2012, 11:22 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,696
Posted By duberalles
That was exactly my point...you are the perfect...

That was exactly my point...you are the perfect target customer for the GTI....


By the way, for the technical inclined capable to understand what is being described, here is a suspension and...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-21-2012, 11:13 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,696
Posted By duberalles
More accessories does not equal more technical...

More accessories does not equal more technical refinement....I would love to read the tecnical details about the superior chassis refinement of the GTI...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-21-2012, 11:08 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,696
Posted By duberalles
Sure I never drove one........it is too much of a...

Sure I never drove one........it is too much of a supercar for me.....
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-21-2012, 11:07 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,696
Posted By duberalles
The 3 Series is definitely averall class leading...

The 3 Series is definitely averall class leading in its category..I do not own one....I personally did chose something else...

At the time of the E90 335 I probably would have gone with the G37...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-21-2012, 10:24 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,696
Posted By duberalles
The 3 in my view does not compromise on anything...

The 3 in my view does not compromise on anything on its class...the class is made by the Infiniti G, Audi A4, Lexus IS, Mercedes C Class and so on....not purest performance irons.....all of them are...
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