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Old 10-03-2012, 07:18 PM
Rickm5X3 Rickm5X3 is offline
Prefers bhp over mpg
Location: Colorado
Join Date: May 2008
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Mein Auto: E70 X5M and 4.8i
Originally Posted by specialist23 View Post

I do think that from now on I will look for a vehicle with AD and AS but still wonder if for around the same $, wouldn't the v8 be a better option? Of course we're now getting into preferences and opinions.

Or just set your sights on an X5M. with AD, DPC, and servotronic, I think it offers the most dialed-in driving experience of all the E70 variants. M-Sport with AD and AS comes close but not harmonious as in the M, IMO.
2011 X5M Alpine White/Sakhir Orange, Eucalyptus, Spare tire!, Comfort, Soft Close, Tech, Climate Package, Individual dash, Individual Audio, HUD, DVD, USB, Cold, OEM hitch
2016 Sierra 2500HD 6.6l turbodiesel SLT All-Terrain

2008 4.8i
2005 X5 4.8is
2004 X5 4.4i Sport
2004 X3 3.0i 6MT
2002 M5
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