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F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current)
The 2 Series coupe is the replacement for the E82/E88 1 series coupe. Production starts in November 2013 on the 228i (N20) and M235i (N55) coupes. Look for them in dealerships in February 2014. The convertible F23 2 series will follow in the fall of 2014.

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Old 11-16-2013, 05:18 AM
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You got a production number already? Please confirm. Thanks.


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Yes, I have had one for a while, got the first one my dealership had. I have dealt with the same guys since 1995. Are you having a problem getting one?
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Old 11-16-2013, 05:22 AM
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Lots of gas, brakes and tires. At my last track event at Watkins Glen I went through one complete set of pads in five 30 minute sessions. On day two I went through a fresh set of pads in only three 30 minute sessions. Earlier this year I went through a set of track pads in just 4 track days and oh, I also went through one set of front and rear rotors too.
Sounds like a heavy car, is this the 335i?
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Any idea why there's no LSD option for the 228i?
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LSD will be standard fit on the M235i in the UK.
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Sounds like a heavy car, is this the 335i?
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I can see at least one good use for LSD in everyday life - hard left/right turns from stop light or stop sign. Each time I do it my inside rear wheel squeals, which is very annoying because everyone turns their head and thinks you're a reckless driver.

As for tracking, it is $$$, plain and simple. Brakes, tires, upgrades, etc. Even if you drive BMW, it does not mean you can drop $500-1000 on track day.
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