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      04-21-2012, 09:07 AM   #35
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Drives: 2008 E92 335xi
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: IL

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Originally Posted by LionOfGosforth View Post
Given that's an xi, quite a considerable difference to mine. How is the handling? also plenty of travel in the front?
I'm very happy with the handling! But I can only compare it to all the previous cars I've owned, most of which had aftermarket suspensions also, and this car is by far the best one yet! It does ride a little on the stiff side, but what coil over car doesn't? And I'm sure my low profile 19's attribute to some of that as well, but even though it rides a little stiff, it doesn't jar you or get annoying at all. And it actually handles the bumpy conditions great, its hard to explain, but it feels like it was meant for it and the car still feels planted on the bumpiest of roads. As for the travel, there seems to be plenty left and I don't recall ever hitting the bump stops yet, but I do tend to watch out for big issues on the roads... And overall, this is my DD and I'm very happy with it!
Gone >2008 BMW 335xi E92: 11.988 @ 114.080 MPH
BMS JB4 G5, WW meth kit, OCC ~ Stett CAI ~ Helix FMIC ~ ER Charge Pipe w/Tial BOV ~AR Catless DP~ Aero Front Lip ~ BMS LED Angel Eyes ~ Black Kidney Grills ~ Painted Lower Grills
Painted Reflectors ~ Aluminum Pedals ~ 35% window tint ~ Painted Calipers/Rotors ~ KW V1 Coilovers ~ 19" Avant Garde M310's 235/35 & 275/30 G-Max AS-03 tires