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Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 04-17-2012, 10:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,315
Posted By allegretto
Doubt you can pull as much TQ out of the 4L that...

Doubt you can pull as much TQ out of the 4L that you can from a 5.7 or 7.0

So, no I don't think you can be as quick as that. I like HP too but the reason your current car has "issues" is probably...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 04-15-2012, 09:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,738
Posted By allegretto
If all you do is go straight and press the loud...

If all you do is go straight and press the loud pedal, no

If you know how to drive a car skillfully, YES
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 04-01-2012, 01:05 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 19,612
Posted By allegretto
Mark, yes drove the 991 twice. Felt the same. I...

Mark, yes drove the 991 twice. Felt the same. I don't really damn the steering separately. It's "OK". It's numb though

As far as an Elise vs. anything.... different feel entirely due to the unique...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 03-25-2012, 04:40 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 19,612
Posted By allegretto
Well Mark, with the slightest wink to hyperbole I...

Well Mark, with the slightest wink to hyperbole I would agree with most of your assesmsnt.

However, after two test drives you and I diverge on the 991;

First, would challenge that you took a...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 03-19-2012, 06:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 809
Posted By allegretto
Wheel/tire is usually a bargain yes, you can...

Wheel/tire is usually a bargain

yes, you can negotiate it. 25-33% profit in it
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 03-18-2012, 05:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,794
Posted By allegretto
265 HP 425 ft.-lbs lots of twist. Teh...

265 HP

425 ft.-lbs lots of twist.

Teh 335i would beat it around the track. With proper gearing though...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 03-18-2012, 08:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,794
Posted By allegretto
Traded a 335d for my M3 cab. If the d would have...

Traded a 335d for my M3 cab. If the d would have come as a cab I may not have done that

Do not kid yourself, the d pulls happily above 100 MPH and will hit the speed limiter easily. I was getting...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 03-11-2012, 08:35 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 19,612
Posted By allegretto
you bring up an interesting point. How will these...

you bring up an interesting point. How will these cars appear in sport dress?

put a wing of size on these pups and they will appear as large as a '64 Impala. But I'll reserve true judgement until...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 03-08-2012, 12:09 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 19,612
Posted By allegretto
sure cold be. It's my DD however

sure cold be. It's my DD however
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 03-08-2012, 06:22 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 19,612
Posted By allegretto
driven the "new" 911 twice now sorry, but...

driven the "new" 911 twice now

sorry, but any increase in size of the rear seat is very very small indeed.

IMHO Porsche (err. VW) screwed the pooch with this one. I have owned many 911's. This...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 03-02-2012, 06:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,311
Posted By allegretto
just beautiful don't take any bumpy roads...

just beautiful

don't take any bumpy roads however...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 02-13-2012, 08:31 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,133
Posted By allegretto
Here's one that may be available Just make...

Here's one that may be available

Just make sure you impress the owner as "worthy"

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=599356
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 02-07-2012, 11:50 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,398
Posted By allegretto
Breathtaking...

Breathtaking...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 02-05-2012, 07:23 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 13,951
Posted By allegretto
If the rumor of triple TC's in a 6 is true. This...

If the rumor of triple TC's in a 6 is true. This will still be King of The Hill.

One thing BMW does across all models is to complicate the shyte out of things. Sounds like the new one will be an...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 02-05-2012, 07:14 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,200
Posted By allegretto
50% HP bump NOW you're talking... ...

50% HP bump

NOW you're talking...

getting SC to peak at 8200, Wow!
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 02-02-2012, 12:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 959
Posted By allegretto
I see well oil is fungible as almost...

I see

well oil is fungible as almost anything. But will that mean a lower gas price due to "blood oil"

I understand that a shut-down refinery takes time to spool back up. But isn't that making...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 02-01-2012, 05:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 959
Posted By allegretto
That's OK, you have my attention Please...

That's OK, you have my attention

Please explain or at least provide links

thanks
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 01-28-2012, 07:25 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,247
Posted By allegretto
ooops

ooops
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 01-28-2012, 12:27 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,247
Posted By allegretto
can ya just sext a peak to me...?

can ya just sext a peak to me...?
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 01-27-2012, 08:06 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,247
Posted By allegretto
Do you wear flannel shirts and Timberland boots...

Do you wear flannel shirts and Timberland boots or something? Without pics, your appeal is lacking.

beat you at what, Dear? Let's hope it isn't some battle of wit. You'll have to carefully...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 01-21-2012, 06:44 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,147
Posted By allegretto
That is a stupid high price for an M3. Don't...

That is a stupid high price for an M3. Don't follow leases so I can''t tell you about that. But $1K off the window???

Too many BMW dealers in Chicago area, keep looking.
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 01-20-2012, 05:07 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,247
Posted By allegretto
I expect MB to launch an E63 coupe to counter the...

I expect MB to launch an E63 coupe to counter the M3, in either configuration. They already have an E63 sedan. Drove it and it is very nice. Just more car than I need for a DD

I know, so is an M4,...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 01-19-2012, 10:06 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,247
Posted By allegretto
Here's what to do Go to the BMW store and...

Here's what to do

Go to the BMW store and test drive one. Tell the salesperson you will use it but not abuse it. If he says no, go to the next store.

Since I've been an adult I've never had a...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 01-19-2012, 08:40 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,247
Posted By allegretto
yep

yep
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 01-18-2012, 05:05 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,247
Posted By allegretto
This car is not as quick as a GT-R or a Viper. It...

This car is not as quick as a GT-R or a Viper. It is capable of good acceleration but the operator has to ride the RPM curve much higher than most cars. Under 5000 it's not terribly strong. Many...
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