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Old 12-20-2005, 11:45 AM
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Originally Posted by CSBM5
If you turn the clock back to 1971, I think most will admit that the Max Hoffman put together a great combination with the big engine and low optioned car to create the Bavaria. It was a sign of things to come, and that simple combination he spec'd out for BMW AG helped them really understand the US market. This was the beginning of the true 4-door performance sedan market.
I owned a 1971 Bavaria from 1971 to 1972. I agree completely. The best Bimmer I ever owned till the 650i.
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I heard the same in the ear;y 1970s from yourng turks just starting up the CCA. I felt I was not welcome. Still feel that way. And your prejudice is quite revealing. On the one hand you can't accept that the Bavaria and the 3.0CS were great cars in their time -- they were -- and yet you have a Z8, which you almost never drive, and your daily driver is an X3. There is something wrong with the picture you paint.
you and your freaking picture... man has a point there... stop criticising again GRANDPA

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