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      03-09-2008, 01:26 PM   #1
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Vert 335d?

do they do onee yet?
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      03-09-2008, 01:28 PM   #2
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No, I dont think they will as the chassis wont be able to cope with the torque

I think thats the reason, If i am wrong i am sure someone will tell me
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      03-09-2008, 01:32 PM   #3
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Wink

....and listening to that transit van rattle

.....and the black sooty smoke - oh no!! petrol verts rule

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Yeah they do, i not a fan of verts that much. I like a ''solid'' roof lol.

Didnt realise 335d smoked? ill have to look out for that!
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You don`t want a diesel vert mate (the E93 vert already weighs a ton). You want one of these. http://www.911virgin.com/996jdo.htm
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You don`t want a diesel vert mate (the E93 vert already weighs a ton). You want one of these. http://www.911virgin.com/996jdo.htm
i want!!!!!
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You don`t want a diesel vert mate (the E93 vert already weighs a ton). You want one of these. http://www.911virgin.com/996jdo.htm
I dont want any vert mate
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I dont want any vert mate

You Miswah would probably like it in the summer.
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They've never done 'owt for me TBH, but just been looking at the M3 vert on the BMW website and it looks nice actually.
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      03-09-2008, 05:45 PM   #10
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You Miswah would probably like it in the summer.
She can get one then lol

She looked at a Z4 the other day.
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She can get one then lol

She looked at a Z4 the other day.
I enjoyed my Z4 I think it would be a fun car for her and even better if you can use it as well.
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You could do with a cab to stop you looking so White in all the pics mate.
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You could do with a cab to stop you looking so White in all the pics mate.
Im a white boy, what more do you want me to say
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So does anyone know why BMW do not do a 335 D E93?

Seems strange when they do a 330 D E93?!?!?
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It's really odd. I read one press article some months ago which suggested that BMW did not see a market for a 335d vert, with diesel verts being something of a 'niche' product.

I think there would be plenty of demand, but BMW have had nerves about this before.

In 2004 they launched the first diesel coupes 320cd and 330cd. Then shortly after they added the engines to the convertible range. However, the 320cd vert was detuned to reduce engine noise as BMW felt it wouldn't work otherwise.
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