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      12-16-2007, 06:09 AM   #1
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M3 Vs. C63 AMG Vs. RS4 next week on TG!!

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VIDEOS here -- http://www.m3post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=103367



As the title says, don't forgot to watch Top Gear next Sunday! I know I can't wait
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      12-16-2007, 07:25 AM   #2
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damn for real! This should be sick...........but god damn, enough with the RS4.....we're tired of that old thing. Unless of course, its the new B8 (too bad its not). So, here in the USA.....i guess we gotta wait till A) someone posts this video here, or B) the video hits youtube : (
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      12-16-2007, 08:10 AM   #3
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Should have thrown in a 335i with procede just to get the blood boiling
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      12-16-2007, 10:49 AM   #4
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I think the outcome will be

M3 for best handling
C63 for best power
RS4 somewhere in between
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      12-16-2007, 11:44 AM   #5
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Is it going to be on BBC america?
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      12-16-2007, 12:56 PM   #6
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I wouldn't be surprised if Clarkson likes the RS4 the best.... historically he hates BMW and MB.
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I thought it was supposed to air today 12/16/07
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YOU ARE KIDDING ME! where did you get this info?
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      12-16-2007, 02:31 PM   #9
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Must be on the Euro BBC...
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Is it going to be on BBC america?
no, but as usual you can download it.
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damn for real! This should be sick...........but god damn, enough with the RS4.....we're tired of that old thing. Unless of course, its the new B8 (too bad its not). So, here in the USA.....i guess we gotta wait till A) someone posts this video here, or B) the video hits youtube : (
I'll find the torrent link for you guys.
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      12-16-2007, 03:33 PM   #12
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I wouldn't be surprised if Clarkson likes the RS4 the best.... historically he hates BMW and MB.
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Wouldn't be surprising in the least to see the M3 in last, or the C63 for that matter. I think he'd hump an RS4 without having second thoughts. I still think he's the best host though. Biased, yes. Brilliant, no doubt.
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      12-16-2007, 03:39 PM   #13
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I don't necessarily agree. He does like Mercedes, as he owns an SL. He also loved the SLR, except the brakes.

My guess:

C63
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Ok all, Lets make this thread more interesting...

Lets rank the order of the cars as TG will see it.... we all know the M3 is the best of this trio but that can always differ from how TG and Clarkson feel.

Heres my ranking:

1. C63
2. RS4
3. M3


What are your guesses????
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1. C63
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I thought clarkson loves Mercs.
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Ok all, Lets make this thread more interesting...

Lets rank the order of the cars as TG will see it.... we all know the M3 is the best of this trio but that can always differ from how TG and Clarkson feel.

Heres my ranking:

1. C63
2. RS4
3. M3


What are your guesses????
+1 - From what i've read the RS4 all round handling is superior to the M
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      12-16-2007, 11:47 PM   #19
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+1 - From what i've read the RS4 all round handling is superior to the M
Yeah the handling is better b/c of the awd system. M3 will be much more fun to drive though, which is good since clarkson loves doing power slides. It's a tough call which he'll like best

M3 brilliant in power slide
C63 raw power
he always loved RS4
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What Gen E92 said.
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I've heard Clarkson speak highly of the C63 on a video from the London MPH Show on youtube. He also refers to M3 drivers as "cocks."



I bet C63 earns top honors. Really looking forward to that episode.
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