Thread: 535 v. 550
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Old 06-11-2010, 04:44 PM
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Originally Posted by Mr. Magic View Post
I always wanted the biggest engine as so many cars were underpowered previously for me. Now, they got the engine technology so good, the inline 6 is more powerful than previous v8's and gets better gas mileage than my E46 330i. There is sure some elegance here.
Agreed - it's as if BMW is able to endow their current car with the M5 performance from 2 generations ago. It's been like that for a while.

Meanwhile real world average driving speeds decrease due to congestion and road deterioration. Something will eventually give.
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