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E36 (1991 - 1999)
The E36 chassis 3-Series BMW was a huge hit among driving enthusiasts from the first moment the car hit the pavement. The E36 won numerous awards over the years it was produced and is still a favorite of many BMW enthusiasts to this day! -- View the E36 Wiki

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Old 03-05-2012, 11:52 AM
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Sweet! I'll be back in time for Bimmerfest, then.

Not driving across the country in my M3 for BFE, though. I don't have cruise control, so 8+ hours of driving per day is definitely no fun, especially on Billy's/H&R suspension.
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this jared guy sounds intimidating lol.
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Old 03-05-2012, 02:03 PM
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Sweet! I'll be back in time for Bimmerfest, then.

Not driving across the country in my M3 for BFE, though. I don't have cruise control, so 8+ hours of driving per day is definitely no fun, especially on Billy's/H&R suspension.
Are you kidding? Just a half hour on 101 through South San Jose on that set up would be miserable.

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Old 03-05-2012, 03:25 PM
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Old 03-05-2012, 06:44 PM
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I would try to come to the east but no more bmw and that off site parking just wont do sir. lol plus no car to drive that long
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Old 03-05-2012, 06:52 PM
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I couldn't drive my car to BFE last year due to business travel but I was able to drop in for the day on the way back home. I paid my $20 and got in no problems with my (the embarassing part) Toyota Corolla rental car no issue. I parked way, way, way in the back out of pure shame, but no issues getting in.
The "offsite" parking at BFE is actually just across the street anyway unless something changes this year.
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ok...now that bimmerfest is done, we can concentrate on b'fest EAST!!!


so, who's going guys?? i plan to be there, in either cadence or the e28. might even bring some tacos. wadaya think??



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I've contemplated the idea. Need the show to be a lot bigger, though.

Maybe next year
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Trav, it's not about the size of the show, it's all about the turnout of this subsection. Last year every one of the regulars (save Franklyn) was there. Well, turnout, and the driving. The whole 140 mile run to Philadelphia just to get Philly Cheesesteak sandwiches was awe inspiring. That and the d*uche in the Nissan...
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Old 05-20-2012, 08:57 PM
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Very true. I'll have to convince of of the west coast guys to do it with me.

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Completely wrong thread. Thanks anyways Matt.
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Trav, it's not about the size of the show, it's all about the turnout of this subsection. Last year every one of the regulars (save Franklyn) was there. Well, turnout, and the driving. The whole 140 mile run to Philadelphia just to get Philly Cheesesteak sandwiches was awe inspiring. That and the d*uche in the Nissan...
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Dunlop has better treadwear but weighs a couple pounds more.

Hankook has pretty bad rain reviews, which isn't the biggest deal because I don't drive in the rain too often.

A lot of good things said about both. Looks like Dunlop might be a little better DD
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Trav, it's not about the size of the show, it's all about the turnout of this subsection. Last year every one of the regulars (save Franklyn) was there. Well, turnout, and the driving. The whole 140 mile run to Philadelphia just to get Philly Cheesesteak sandwiches was awe inspiring. That and the d*uche in the Nissan...
All of this.
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All of this, what Ed said ... I will be there..
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Trav, it's not about the size of the show, it's all about the turnout of this subsection. Last year every one of the regulars (save franklyn) was there. Well, turnout, and the driving. The whole 140 mile run to philadelphia just to get philly cheesesteak sandwiches was awe inspiring. That and the d*uche in the nissan...
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