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Old 12-11-2003, 08:33 PM
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Originally Posted by hmr
How could something that makes an SUV feel like a sports sedian be bad? I'm really surprised by Car and Driver taking exception. They did too when the X5 came out. When I test-drove an '03 X5 3.0 SP, I couldn't believe how well it suited my tastes. BMW rocks!
Yeah -- I don't get the whole "everyone should buy a wagon instead" thing. Why shouldn't we all buy Civics? Don't they get better gas mileage too? Don't they have a lower center of gravity too?

I have an X5 and it still puts a smile on my face everyday. I recently ordered an X3 to replace it (will be joined by a Z4 or similar "toy" in the spring). I honestly don't care what Car & Driver thinks about it -- I drove it, I liked it, I ordered it.
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