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Old 01-04-2013, 04:36 PM
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Location: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
 
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Mein Auto: BMW 535xi GT
Wild,

Living in snowy Ottawa, Ontario I understand your preference for the x-drive version of the 535 GT. We just hsd three storms in 8 days snd I drove to Pennsylvania during one of them two days after Christmas. I too experienced the GT's excellent performance in adverse conditions. (I have Michelin Alpin winter tires). I travelled at the speed limit in the snow-covered left lane passing many cars and trucks going slower for whatever reason (timidity, summer tires, etc)

They must have thought I was crazy or driving a vehicle that could handle it. I hope they wondered whst I was driving. Never did I feel unsafe and my better half never asked me to slow down. If moved the wheel an inch either way I could 'feel' the road.

mpress, loved your post especially the material at the end. I laughed out loud but it is certainly spot-on.
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