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Old 11-23-2012, 08:47 PM
TheDrivingG TheDrivingG is offline
Is that a diesel?
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Originally Posted by KarlB View Post
I wouldnt do it, they might want to see if the vehs still meet their emission stds after a period of time on the road. if they dont perform well (emissions wise) they can axe the veh out of the USA market.
It's BMW that is requesting the car, not CARB (at least directly). I think the car would pass the test, BMW seems to have put a lot of effort to have these cars be as clean as possible. Even after 3 years of driving, the tailpipes are clean. If this testing will validate BMW's design or help improve their future emission systems, I wouldn't mind helping them at all.
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