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Old 11-25-2012, 03:13 PM
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Originally Posted by beden1 View Post
Historically, the 3 Series was the sport model and the 5 Series was a sport sedan with some luxury. With BMW, you had to pay up to get more luxury. The 7 and the 6 Series were luxury with superior handling characteristics.

The 7 still is a luxury car with superior handling. In comfort plus mode there is no such thing as a pothole. In sport plus mode the suspension firms up, the shifts become more aggressive, the throttle mapping is more aggressive and I swear to God the car becomes 18" shorter and 400 lbs lighter.


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