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Old 01-08-2013, 10:51 AM
lexhair lexhair is offline
figuring out my iDrive
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Join Date: Nov 2005
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Mein Auto: '11 535 GT xDrive
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Originally Posted by jadnashuanh View Post
I enjoyed hauling on the Autobahn, but think it's somewhat irresponsible in the states. Seems he got what he deserved. While the vehicles are designed to cruise safely at Autobahn speeds, we choose to live here, where that's illegal, and the driver training is absolutely lousy compared to what it takes to get a license in Germany. Regardless of anyone's individual skills, most of the other people on the roads are not trained or safe at Autobahn speeds and protocols and that just plain makes it unsafe. Off my soapbox...
Second this, especially on the Merritt. High speed, trees in the median and extremely short acceleration/deceleration lanes at the exits makes for a bad combination.
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