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X3 F25 (2011 - current)
The latest X3 brings some added style and some new features to the BMW SUV family. Talk about the new F25 now!

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Old 02-21-2011, 11:52 AM
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Here's a video review from Fifth Gear. I wasn't aware that leather and nav were standard in the UK. Kinda pissed about that.
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Old 02-22-2011, 04:23 AM
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I wouldn't be pissed. They probably more than add it into the price.
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Old 02-23-2011, 11:07 AM
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Too bad that diesel/MT combo won't be offered in the U.S.
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Old 02-24-2011, 08:22 AM
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Especially since they make it right here too!
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Old 02-24-2011, 08:55 AM
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Brits pay so much for their cars, it's nothing to be jealous about. Canadians also get more standard equip but they pay more than the US as well.
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Old 02-24-2011, 02:32 PM
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But Americans are already paying the least for their cars, the Brits still have to pay more with those standard features.

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Old 02-26-2011, 02:20 PM
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Gad i would love that very car!!! 6MT and 2.0 TD

But I would like to add that I think the reviewer is unfairly critical of the E83. The British media seems always to exaggerate the pros and cons of vehicles. "awkward styling?" "Brittle interior? - what does that even mean?" "Granite tires?" -- well maybe the last one he drove was those things. But since 07 things were definitely better. Maybe he hadnt driven a recent one. If the vehicle is so darn bad, why does my E83 feel just perfect to me every time i get in?
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