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      03-08-2010, 10:39 PM   #1
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Next car same price range 335... What to do

That time is coming .. My lease is ending. I want to be in the same price as my 335 coupe. I was leaning towards a 2011 335 coupe with m tech and all. I was possibly thinking audi s4, but i just dont know! What do you guys think?
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      03-08-2010, 11:36 PM   #2
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Test drove a S4. Very nice car, smooth power, handled great. Interior was a couple notches higher than bimmer. The one I drove had the optional alcantara, just awesome. Alcantara is no extra cost either.

So you will be getting a N55 if you get another 335i, right? Honestly go test drive a S4, I think you will really like it.
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      03-09-2010, 09:18 AM   #3
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+1 on the S4, if you're bored of going for another 335i, get that instead
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+2 on the S4. Just wait till they start tapping into that motors potential.
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Do you still like your 335?
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get a M3. GAM3 OV3R
I don't think a M3 is in the same price range as the 335/S4 unless you are talking about a used M3
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I don't think a M3 is in the same price range as the 335/S4 unless you are talking about a used M3
I'd rather get a used M3 rather than another 335. That is boring.
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I'd rather get a used M3 rather than another 335. That is boring.
One thing you must mentally prepare for when making that jump is gas millage, insurance, and rubber.

I get about HALF the fuel efficiency of my e90 325i. Not to sound like a nanny or anything, but it is substantial.
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i don't see how you can decided without a test drive, go test drive some competitive cars in the price range back to back so you can really feel the difference and see what you like better, probably i wouldn't get the same car again unless it's a new body, but it's up to your taste obviously

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      03-09-2010, 11:40 PM   #13
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I am definitely goin to have to test drive the competition. Thanks for input guys! I am addicted to the simple speed and tune with the n54 335. Thats why i was leaning towards another one, but with the whole n55 engine im looking into something else possibly. I don't want to buy out my lease i want something fresh, six speed this time and a different color...
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      03-10-2010, 07:32 PM   #14
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how many times are we going to have this discussion !!!
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I really liked the S4 I drove. Intense grip
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