If you filter the whining and banter from this thread we've actually changed the OP's mind with useful posts.
Such as proper settings to enhance the driving modes- sport.
Then expectations with the F30 chassis. No it's not a mini and it's definitely not the same as the older E46 or E9x chassis.
We've also provided links to BMW M performance upgrades. These upgrades (brakes, suspension, engine, exhaust) do get you closer to the older chassis.
Last edited by av98; 11-20-2012 at 12:15 PM.