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Old 12-28-2012, 07:43 AM
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Originally Posted by Db750 View Post
That is a great looking 3, but it would be a pass for me as it does not have idrive. The idrive in the 09+ is simply too good to pass up. Aesthetically it greatly enhances the appearance of the cabin, and the functionality is more than exceptional. I love being able to store all of my favorite CDs on the hard drive, and though it's mostly a novelty, I have always wanted a car that will play DVDs. For me the idrive really adds to the overall driving experience, and I would not enjoy my car nearly as much without it.
We can agree to disagree on whether the 09+ iDrive is good (I hated it) and its effect on cabin aesthetics (I'm indifferent, at best), but there is no way I would pass on an otherwise perfectly optioned car for iDrive. No way.
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