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Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 02-25-2015, 12:44 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,783
Posted By Rick955
I think we've all been there at one time or...

I think we've all been there at one time or another... I guess if I were him I'd probably tell you to wait... if you will be spending the majority of your salary on just this car (and I assume...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 02-24-2015, 07:16 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,783
Posted By Rick955
Thanks for the write-up!! Always good to hear...

Thanks for the write-up!! Always good to hear what other' thoughts are on their "first drive".

So, are you going to get one?? ;)
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 02-23-2015, 05:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,653
Posted By Rick955
At least he realized it before he bought one! But...

At least he realized it before he bought one! But I just don't get this at all..

"I drove the car under various different shift settings, and the only way I felt the car being faster than a...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 02-18-2015, 08:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 834
Posted By Rick955
Interesting. Check out Nick Murray's 6-month...

Interesting. Check out Nick Murray's 6-month review.. look at about the 18:20 mark where he describes the three damper settings for the adaptive M and he says the differences are quite noticeable....
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 02-15-2015, 09:05 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,409
Posted By Rick955
I agree. And it's still available on the M4, and,...

I agree. And it's still available on the M4, and, on M3's in non-US build sites... Canada, Europe, etc. It's crazy. Maybe they are running out of paint?? :rofl: :rofl:
...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 02-14-2015, 05:01 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,409
Posted By Rick955
It's the SO EXTERIOR color, not the leather...

It's the SO EXTERIOR color, not the leather that's no longer available on the M3.
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 02-11-2015, 09:40 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,592
Posted By Rick955
Also USAA. I'm looking at about $29/mo more for...

Also USAA. I'm looking at about $29/mo more for the M3 over the current 335xi.
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 01-29-2015, 02:42 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,785
Posted By Rick955
Thanks, shrev! Good points to know. I've driven...

Thanks, shrev! Good points to know. I've driven my share of RWD cars over the years... everything from the Smokey & the Bandit Trans Am to State PD Crown Vic's... none of which had ANY of the fancy...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 01-29-2015, 02:15 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,785
Posted By Rick955
Shrev, I have the 335xi too, and with winters...

Shrev, I have the 335xi too, and with winters it's a beast... better than any other AWD I have ever had... hard to believe that the RWD M is better, even with full winters, than a AWD with full...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 01-29-2015, 08:23 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,785
Posted By Rick955
Are you saying you would swtich over to the all...

Are you saying you would swtich over to the all seasons during the winter months, or just leave the a/s on year round? If just for the winter that would probably be perfect in the city, especially...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 01-27-2015, 04:41 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,785
Posted By Rick955
No, summer tires would not work in your area if...

No, summer tires would not work in your area if this will be your DD during the winter months. I have separate rims (18's) with the winter tires already mounted on them. I have a small hydraulic lift...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 01-27-2015, 10:08 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,785
Posted By Rick955
A/S tires are kind of a compromise... a little...

A/S tires are kind of a compromise... a little bit of winter, a little bit of summer... but not superb at either. A car with the kind of performance the M has really demands proper tires for three of...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 01-25-2015, 08:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 497
Posted By Rick955
Hope you do another one late April/May!

Hope you do another one late April/May!
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 01-25-2015, 08:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,095
Posted By Rick955
Good luck with that! If you can get 4-6K off MSRP...

Good luck with that! If you can get 4-6K off MSRP you're doing pretty good! Many are seeing far less off. You are also bare-bones so even less to play with.

As for the residual, the 63% is for...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 01-24-2015, 08:08 AM
Replies: 1,677
Views: 227,171
Posted By Rick955
Hey Shawn, could you drop me a line with the...

Hey Shawn, could you drop me a line with the links. Are all the instructions on the first post in this thread from 2012 still accurate?

THANK YOU!!
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 01-21-2015, 06:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,219
Posted By Rick955
Quite a difference from that first photo. Very...

Quite a difference from that first photo. Very nice! :thumbup:
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 01-20-2015, 04:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,219
Posted By Rick955
I'd like to see more pics too, but (for me), it's...

I'd like to see more pics too, but (for me), it's just too "yellow". The AY I find to be much more unusual, and intriguing.. especially the way it looks in different lighting conditions. But...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 01-19-2015, 05:02 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,563
Posted By Rick955
Captain, Can I have one of the 30...

Captain, Can I have one of the 30 pleaeeeeeaase!?!?! :whip:
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 01-19-2015, 04:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,219
Posted By Rick955
Very cool. Love the shot, especially the AY/black...

Very cool. Love the shot, especially the AY/black and the Estoril Blue parked ... can't wait!
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 01-16-2015, 08:10 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,563
Posted By Rick955
Thanks. Similar to what I have with the 335...

Thanks. Similar to what I have with the 335 now... 18's, Pirelli Sottozeros all around and it really is a beast in the snow and ice. I used to be a State Trooper so driving RWD in the snow (the big...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 01-16-2015, 08:04 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,563
Posted By Rick955
Ok,we get it Nuc, you're an MT guy and there's no...

Ok,we get it Nuc, you're an MT guy and there's no other way for you. But to suggest that people that don't drive an M with MT should not be doing so and should be driving a Camry or whatever instead...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 01-16-2015, 05:49 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,563
Posted By Rick955
Wow, lots of passion here, as expected! Bottom...

Wow, lots of passion here, as expected! Bottom line, the mass numbers of us folks cannot afford to have 4 cars sitting around so we can pick the one we want to use for the type of drive we want to...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 01-15-2015, 12:38 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 981
Posted By Rick955
Sweet! That was how I remembered it too, albeit...

Sweet! That was how I remembered it too, albeit the M3, tires shinning, with the spoiler and black grills... but that color in the sun.. Yes! That's it! Thanks, man! :clap:
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 01-15-2015, 09:36 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,563
Posted By Rick955
Interesting read... xDrive M's, M2 confirmed, MT may be going away.

http://wot.motortrend.com/1501_bmw_expands_m_lineup_all_wheel_drive_confirmed.html
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 01-15-2015, 06:10 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 981
Posted By Rick955
I hear ya, and thought about that too. I've owned...

I hear ya, and thought about that too. I've owned White, Silver, Grey, Black.. and personally I like a darker red... I owned a 94 300ZX TT in that darker red. Awesome color. The M would probably be...
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