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      03-10-2013, 04:17 PM   #23
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Nice turn out.
Great rides.
I'll have to come out next time.
My 335i Msport looks just like the red one that was there.

The gray 135i looks exactly like my former 135i.
I do miss that car. It's still one of the purest no frills BMW's.
My 335i Msport is nice but a bit too soft in comparison, and now that I've had the
ZF sport AT I can easily say that I wish I would have got the MT instead.
The sport AT is the best AT I've ever driven, but the connection between driver and machine is not the same. Yes it shifts faster than I can, but the functional connection is not there. And my sport AT isn't as smooth on manual downshifts as other F30 AT's I've driven. Often the rev matching isn't as smooth as it should be.
I'm going to have the tech's take a look at it, but I know they will come back with
"No problem found". Unless something is actually broken they don't appreciate issues related to how well something is working, just that it works.

Good meet guys. Hopefully next time it will be warmer and sunny, it'll make for more colorful shots.
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      03-10-2013, 05:41 PM   #24
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      03-10-2013, 06:07 PM   #25
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I love the M5 in Singapore Grey Metallic - the color is so sexy.

Absolutely the sexiest color I've seen since Sparkling Graphite Metallic.

His interior was pretty sweet too he had the Sakhir Orange. I pretty much died when I saw the color combo because I know it'll be a rare.
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      03-10-2013, 07:04 PM   #26
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      03-10-2013, 09:39 PM   #27
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I'm not much of a photographer but thought I'd give it a shot today and stopped by target on the way. Here are some of the shots.

might get better as we go since I pretty much just took it out of the box on the way and was learning..

Where does one get that license plate holder on the white 1?
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      03-10-2013, 09:48 PM   #28
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      03-10-2013, 11:53 PM   #29
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Where does one get that license plate holder on the white 1?
lol, didnt notice till now, probably custom haha
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      03-11-2013, 12:15 AM   #30
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sorry I was just wiping the jizz off my keyboard from looking at that m5's exhaust, holy shit!
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      03-11-2013, 03:29 AM   #31
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sdfnafidnfgnedaguidbagdjagbfadewri4njtoitnde

sorry I was just wiping the jizz of my keyboard from looking at that m5's exhaust, holy shit!
bro, you should have heard it... think it was one of the finest i've ever heard.
if i'm ever lucky enough, eisenmann would be where i would go.
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      03-11-2013, 12:25 PM   #32
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wow those vanity plates are pathetic.
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      03-11-2013, 12:40 PM   #34
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wow those vanity plates are pathetic.
no offense, but thats kind of judgmental, most of us found them quite amusing, no harm in giving people something to smile about during their commute i feel
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      03-11-2013, 01:03 PM   #35
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Nice turn out!

Love Chicago, I try to go once a year to visit friends, they are always trying to get me to move up there. I just can't deal with the cold though...

That e39 M5 is NICE!
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      03-11-2013, 01:27 PM   #36
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very cool!!!

there is a Merc E550 in my area with Plates BMWLOLL driving around, i finally caught him on the light......No laughts for him
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      03-11-2013, 01:49 PM   #37
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Nice photo shoot thanks for sharing

Bet some of you where singing on the way home


Chicago, Chicago, that toddling town watch out
when us ///M3 folks turn the town upside down
Chicago, Chicago, I'll show you around, I love it
when our exhausts sing in harmony and people turn heads
Bet your bottom dollar, you'll lose the blues in Chicago
Chicago, the town that Billy Sunday couldn't shut down
and us ///M3 drivers and company keep awake

On State Street, that great street, I just want to say
They do things that they don't do on Broadway
Driving in our ///M3 caravan we keep them awake
They have the time, the time of their life
when they see us cursing down the street one after another
I saw a man, he danced with his wife in Chicago
Chicago, when he saw us coming telling his wife I want one
this one no the red ///M3 one oh honey sweetheart do say yes ....
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That E39 still looks great among the newer Ms
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      03-11-2013, 04:21 PM   #39
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      03-11-2013, 04:33 PM   #40
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very nice meeting indeed! wish I live near chicago~
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      03-11-2013, 05:05 PM   #41
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Very nice meet indeed. We should do another one in the summer.
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      03-11-2013, 06:17 PM   #42
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hah nice number plate on that M5.. "LOL AMG"
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      03-11-2013, 06:48 PM   #43
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Could someone share what "blues" those cars have. Namely the e90, e39 and e92.

The f30 is an unmistakable estoril
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Could someone share what "blues" those cars have. Namely the e90, e39 and e92.

The f30 is an unmistakable estoril
My E39 is Le Mans Blue, correct the F30 is estoril.
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