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Old 11-12-2012, 02:04 PM
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Originally Posted by EIAlfonso View Post
Whatever the reasons you would think a person buying a MSport BMW sedan expects it to be less floaty than a SUV, at least that was my expectation.

I could even hear the turbo more so than the 5, I think the exhaust was the biggest difference, maybe some of it is psychological

I have hydraulic steering btw
Just telling you the physical reasons, not the marketing ones. BMW went deliberately soft for this generation. It takes all the options to get it back to where the E60 was.
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