View Single Post
  #25  
Old 07-14-2011, 04:02 PM
casper casper is offline
Officially Welcomed to the 'Fest
Location: Miami, FL
 
Join Date: May 2004
Posts: 624
Mein Auto: F10 550i
Quote:
Originally Posted by schraderade View Post

This may not satisfy the 1% enthusiast crowd whom BMW doesn't mind losing to Porsche or other brands. But BMW understands far better than most on this enthusiast-oriented board that the target demographic for the 5-series is one that uses the vehicle for a broad range of activities from the frequent mundane commute to the occasional sport driving. And the car is tailored to address that dynamic range of driving styles and conditions.


You have a point, but BMW was about 100% enthusiast crowd back when they had the 2002Tii, that % has been declining, but never to 1% , I figure BMW still had over 50% enthusiast crowd as customer base.
__________________
2014 640 Msport ED March 3
2011 550i Msport
2010 335i Conv Sport auto
2008 550i Msport auto
2004 545i sport auto
2003 Z4 3.0 sport auto
2001 530i sport auto
2001 X5 sport auto
1999 740il auto
1996 540i auto
1995 M3 manual
1991 525i auto
1987 325is sport manual
1982 320is sport manual
1981 320is sport manual
1979 320is sport manual
Reply With Quote