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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-18-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,580
Posted By IndyMike
CA, how about the F-Type vert? I had a friendly...

CA, how about the F-Type vert? I had a friendly encounter the other day with one in Firesand metallic like below. I was not only attracted by the color, but the exhaust note was even sweeter. Not...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 05-17-2014, 10:19 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,805
Posted By IndyMike
In both plain and M guise I'm quite satisfied...

In both plain and M guise I'm quite satisfied with the 1er E82 appearance and the performance aspects don't reek either.

Not a fan of the current cookie cutter.............same...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 03-17-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,662
Posted By IndyMike
Here...

Here (http://www.2addicts.com/forums/showthread.php?t=959074) are pics of three blue wurstchens of different length.
Forum: General BMW 02-09-2014, 02:50 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,008
Posted By IndyMike
I meant that I'm not one who would apply fake...

I meant that I'm not one who would apply fake paint effect to my vehicle.

Wraps generally will not have the same shine or snap as the factory metallic paint.

The pros are it protects the paint...
Forum: General BMW 02-08-2014, 01:12 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,008
Posted By IndyMike
Here's a Sapphire black metallic 1 Series M...

Here's a Sapphire black metallic 1 Series M wrapped in a vinyl close to Valencia orange.

Not my style, but otherwise unless you peer real close most people probably wouldn't notice the difference....
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 02-02-2014, 11:08 AM
Replies: 274
Views: 10,015
Posted By IndyMike
That this design rendering is a whole lot better...

That this design rendering is a whole lot better than the final one.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=296637&d=1318296589
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 02-02-2014, 10:41 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 13,887
Posted By IndyMike
I suppose you're right. The only thing missing...

I suppose you're right. The only thing missing is a 3 Gran Sedan for those that prefer the design and look of the 3 series, but really only want two doors. :angel:
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 02-02-2014, 10:12 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,735
Posted By IndyMike
LOL. Baby 1er's got back! :) I think...

LOL. Baby 1er's got back! :)


I think their short-term slant is probably to pit the 320 against the A3 and CLA, and long-term the future 1/2 series variant.

The problem with the former is...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 02-02-2014, 09:48 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 13,887
Posted By IndyMike
Great, another land barge added to the fleet. I...

Great, another land barge added to the fleet. I knew something was surely missing. Unfortunately, no stick.......no sail. :)
Forum: General BMW 02-02-2014, 08:09 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 708
Posted By IndyMike
Thank you for the compliment, mness. :) ...

Thank you for the compliment, mness. :)


Oh, just noticed that VO is the only color with some snap to it for the X1.

If it were me if it's not VO I'd opt for either Le Mans blue or Mineral...
Forum: General BMW 02-01-2014, 03:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 708
Posted By IndyMike
Yes, you will definitely want to scope it out...

Yes, you will definitely want to scope it out before committing to it.

Since you live up in the Pacific Northwest and you guys see about 65 days of sunshine a year it will more likely look burnt...
Forum: General BMW 02-01-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 708
Posted By IndyMike
It may appear in photos as red at times like the...

It may appear in photos as red at times like the first pic, but it is pretty much a vibrant orange in the sunshine and a bit more burnt looking in overcast conditions.

It's not as in-your-face as...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 01-30-2014, 05:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,735
Posted By IndyMike
According to this...

According to this (http://www.worldcarfans.com/114012969474/bmw-exec-downplays-entry-level-sedan-says-jointly-developed) article the 2GC is possibly off again.

So they apparently are willing to...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 01-29-2014, 05:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,770
Posted By IndyMike
According to this...

According to this (http://www.2addicts.com/forums/showpost.php?p=14871947&postcount=405) mid to late 2015. Supposedly there will be a Concept car displayed to gauge the interest, so I would think it...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-21-2014, 06:18 PM
Replies: 265
Views: 10,293
Posted By IndyMike
Here are some other models whose proportions were...

Here are some other models whose proportions were "off" and in some ways quirky. But they all are some of the best examples of the racing roots of the marque during each ones era.
...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-20-2014, 05:01 PM
Replies: 265
Views: 10,293
Posted By IndyMike
This...

This (http://www.2addicts.com/forums/showpost.php?p=15300777&postcount=3) post from deuce addicts this morning.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-20-2014, 04:26 PM
Replies: 265
Views: 10,293
Posted By IndyMike
Looks like next great M on the horizon will sport...

Looks like next great M on the horizon will sport 4 cylinders. Can't wait for the comparison's and obligatory homage from BMW marketing to the E30 M.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-20-2014, 03:54 PM
Replies: 919
Views: 34,172
Posted By IndyMike
That is promising news. Next thing they need to...

That is promising news. Next thing they need to nail is the weight.......at just over 3500 pounds it's a bit of a porker.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-20-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 265
Views: 10,293
Posted By IndyMike
So what is Capt. Kirks' initial impression of the...

So what is Capt. Kirks' initial impression of the new R ship Enterprise? Have you been able to outrun any Klingon's cleverly disguised as earthlings and driving BMW 328's? :)
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 01-19-2014, 01:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,770
Posted By IndyMike
Reliable sources say the Cabrio will be launched...

Reliable sources say the Cabrio will be launched in and on sale by mid-late Summer 2014.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-18-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 265
Views: 10,293
Posted By IndyMike
Because the entire project only had one year from...

Because the entire project only had one year from the time it was green lighted before it went into production. So there simply was no time to develop a bespoke powerplant exclusively for the 1 M.
...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-18-2014, 11:27 AM
Replies: 265
Views: 10,293
Posted By IndyMike
Hold the phone Gustav! You mean to tell me my...

Hold the phone Gustav! You mean to tell me my sticker and badge are wrong? :cry:

BMW discovered (either intentionally or accidentally) that with the transition to FI there's less of a need to...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-18-2014, 06:36 AM
Replies: 265
Views: 10,293
Posted By IndyMike
Yes, I know what you mean. I'm hoping that...

Yes, I know what you mean.

I'm hoping that the front and rear air curtain treatments are different than those found on the M3 or M4. The front inlets are way too busy looking, although no doubt...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-18-2014, 05:36 AM
Replies: 265
Views: 10,293
Posted By IndyMike
Likely culprit is the 1 M comes with the older...

Likely culprit is the 1 M comes with the older PS2's, whereas the new deuce coupe is shod with PSS's.

I'm sure we'll some 235i vs. 1 M comparisons in the rags and U-Tube soon enough though.
...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-18-2014, 05:11 AM
Replies: 265
Views: 10,293
Posted By IndyMike
Sweet! Would be interested in hearing your...

Sweet! Would be interested in hearing your comments as to the comparison regarding handling and steering between these two.

You constantly hear people say that the R is not worth the premium...
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