E90Post
 


GetBMWParts
 
BMW 3-Series (E90 E92) Forum > BMW E90/E92/E93 3-series General Forums > Regional Forums > UK > New e90 facelift pics



Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      07-12-2008, 02:06 AM   #23
CD
gone ... but i will be back !
CD's Avatar
England
16
Rep
1,178
Posts

 
Drives: 335D Coupe
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: England (north)

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by BC4J View Post
Do you think it'll offer Drive n' Surf like the new 7-series...
probably not no a lot of the more desirable options are often left out on the 3 series ... for example living out in the middle of nowhere i was seriously gonna go for the nightvision option (yes it would of been worth it ... think back to the deer incident last month !) but it was only available on the 5 and 7 series why was this
__________________

E92 335D / QUAIFE LSD / EIBACH / DIMISA / REMAP / 19" HAMANN EDITION RACE REPS
... USUALLY WITH A HEALTHY SPLATTERING OF GOOD OLD YORKSHIRE MUD ...
Appreciate 0
      07-12-2008, 02:47 AM   #24
BC4J
Captain
BC4J's Avatar
United Kingdom
12
Rep
727
Posts

 
Drives: F30 328i
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Berkshire

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2007 E90 335d  [0.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by CD View Post
probably not no a lot of the more desirable options are often left out on the 3 series ... for example living out in the middle of nowhere i was seriously gonna go for the nightvision option (yes it would of been worth it ... think back to the deer incident last month !) but it was only available on the 5 and 7 series why was this
Agreed. I wanted that option too.
__________________
Now sold - E90 335d SE Individual: Ruby Black Metallic, Rust Brown Merino Leather, High-gloss Amarone Walnut. And some options.
Appreciate 0
      07-12-2008, 04:56 AM   #25
gr4z
Lieutenant
gr4z's Avatar
United Kingdom
9
Rep
447
Posts

 
Drives: F30 330d M Sport Plus
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Lincs

iTrader: (0)

More details here
http://www.whatcar.com/news-article.aspx?NA=233850
Appreciate 0
      07-12-2008, 05:59 AM   #26
BC4J
Captain
BC4J's Avatar
United Kingdom
12
Rep
727
Posts

 
Drives: F30 328i
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Berkshire

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2007 E90 335d  [0.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by gr4z View Post
Looks like Drive n' Surf is an option - "With the top-level sat-nav, you can now have in-car internet access and an 80-gigabyte hard drive that allows you to store digital music files".
__________________
Now sold - E90 335d SE Individual: Ruby Black Metallic, Rust Brown Merino Leather, High-gloss Amarone Walnut. And some options.
Appreciate 0
      07-12-2008, 07:05 AM   #27
CD
gone ... but i will be back !
CD's Avatar
England
16
Rep
1,178
Posts

 
Drives: 335D Coupe
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: England (north)

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by BC4J View Post
an 80-gigabyte hard drive that allows you to store digital music files".
another excuse for them to seize your car then ''we believe you have ilegally downloaded music on your car sir''
__________________

E92 335D / QUAIFE LSD / EIBACH / DIMISA / REMAP / 19" HAMANN EDITION RACE REPS
... USUALLY WITH A HEALTHY SPLATTERING OF GOOD OLD YORKSHIRE MUD ...
Appreciate 0
      07-12-2008, 08:39 AM   #28
Porscha!
Should be on www.retrorides.com
United Kingdom
41
Rep
3,573
Posts

 
Drives: Porsche 944
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Derbyshire

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
Quote:
Originally Posted by CD View Post
another excuse for them to seize your car then ''we believe you have ilegally downloaded music on your car sir''
ROFL!
__________________
"FIRE UP THA PORRSCHAAH" - The 80's are back!

Front Engined Porsche
Appreciate 0
      07-13-2008, 12:13 PM   #29
tisme
Captain
tisme's Avatar
United Kingdom
18
Rep
694
Posts

 
Drives: F80 M3 in Sakhir Orange
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: England

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
I rather like the pale blue metallic option. Can't wait to get my order in now especially as my 320D goes in less that 2 weeks.
__________________
F80 M3 Sakhir Orange with DCT and TV collected 21 June 2014.
Appreciate 0
      07-13-2008, 12:23 PM   #30
BC4J
Captain
BC4J's Avatar
United Kingdom
12
Rep
727
Posts

 
Drives: F30 328i
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Berkshire

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2007 E90 335d  [0.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by tisme View Post
I rather like the pale blue metallic option. Can't wait to get my order in now especially as my 320D goes in less that 2 weeks.
Are you going with the max sat nav version with hard disc and web???
__________________
Now sold - E90 335d SE Individual: Ruby Black Metallic, Rust Brown Merino Leather, High-gloss Amarone Walnut. And some options.
Appreciate 0
      07-14-2008, 07:32 AM   #31
red355
Captain
red355's Avatar
England
11
Rep
665
Posts

 
Drives: RS4 Avant V8
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: GB

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
Quote:
Originally Posted by smiffy335 View Post
Forget the car. How do they manage to take such stunning photo's? I have a Nikon D80 slr, and I simply cannot get pictures like that however hard I try.

Has anyone else ever noticed how the cars in the BMW catalogues and adverts are always lowered.
better quality of light than we usually get in the UK

AND importantly producing an image doesn't stop at the moment you press the shutter. Post processing is where the visual-pop comes from
__________________
RS4 Avant V8 Misano Red ¦ ¦
Golf GTI ¦ leather ¦

Past¦E92 335D Evolved (but still dull) ¦ Boxster S ¦ E46 328!SE ¦ E36 325! coupe ¦ E30 325! sport ¦ MINI Cooper S
Appreciate 0
      07-14-2008, 12:30 PM   #32
coodem
Second Lieutenant
3
Rep
283
Posts

 
Drives: M335d
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Herts

iTrader: (0)

Here is a link explaining moreabout all the changes
http://www.bmwblog.com/docs/the_new_...ries_gb_fv.pdf
Appreciate 0
      07-14-2008, 01:04 PM   #33
///ajd
Colonel
///ajd's Avatar
France
43
Rep
2,303
Posts

 
Drives: BMW 330d Touring
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: ...

iTrader: (1)

The new M Sport is here....

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=156290

...looks much better than the SE - the SE looks messy at the front, incohesive.

Wonder if the 18" wheels on the M Sport will change?
Appreciate 0
      07-14-2008, 01:31 PM   #34
booforty
Major General
booforty's Avatar
United Kingdom
130
Rep
8,813
Posts

 
Drives: E92 M3
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: London, UK

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2008 E92 M3  [0.00]
The mirrors are HUGE!
Appreciate 0
      07-14-2008, 01:58 PM   #35
BC4J
Captain
BC4J's Avatar
United Kingdom
12
Rep
727
Posts

 
Drives: F30 328i
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Berkshire

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2007 E90 335d  [0.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by booforty View Post
The mirrors are HUGE!
They've had to uprate the motors for the electric folding mirror option.
__________________
Now sold - E90 335d SE Individual: Ruby Black Metallic, Rust Brown Merino Leather, High-gloss Amarone Walnut. And some options.
Appreciate 0
      07-14-2008, 02:04 PM   #36
booforty
Major General
booforty's Avatar
United Kingdom
130
Rep
8,813
Posts

 
Drives: E92 M3
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: London, UK

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2008 E92 M3  [0.00]
I've got electric mirrors, yet mine aren't HUGE!
Appreciate 0
      07-14-2008, 03:44 PM   #37
NFS
Major General
NFS's Avatar
United Kingdom
113
Rep
9,216
Posts

 
Drives: 335i m-sport LCI
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: UK

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by booforty View Post
I've got electric mirrors, yet mine aren't HUGE!
Size isn't everything (apparently)
__________________
Appreciate 0
      07-14-2008, 03:51 PM   #38
booforty
Major General
booforty's Avatar
United Kingdom
130
Rep
8,813
Posts

 
Drives: E92 M3
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: London, UK

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2008 E92 M3  [0.00]
It is!! They look like they belong on a bus!
Appreciate 0
      07-14-2008, 03:58 PM   #39
NFS
Major General
NFS's Avatar
United Kingdom
113
Rep
9,216
Posts

 
Drives: 335i m-sport LCI
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: UK

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by booforty View Post
It is!! They look like they belong on a bus!
Maybe the mirrors are the same size, but the facelift car is smaller
__________________
Appreciate 0
      07-14-2008, 04:04 PM   #40
booforty
Major General
booforty's Avatar
United Kingdom
130
Rep
8,813
Posts

 
Drives: E92 M3
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: London, UK

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2008 E92 M3  [0.00]
I think its perspective.

The wing mirrors are up close yet the rest of the car is far far away...
Appreciate 0
      07-14-2008, 04:13 PM   #41
///ajd
Colonel
///ajd's Avatar
France
43
Rep
2,303
Posts

 
Drives: BMW 330d Touring
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: ...

iTrader: (1)

...looks like the new 330d is very impressive - only 152g CO2 (less than the 325d, but with same economy) and alot faster with 0-60 in 6.1 secs - only 0.1 secs slower than the unchanged 335d.
Appreciate 0
      07-14-2008, 04:17 PM   #42
///ajd
Colonel
///ajd's Avatar
France
43
Rep
2,303
Posts

 
Drives: BMW 330d Touring
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: ...

iTrader: (1)

....the new 330d engine has even got spark plugs - yes thats not a misprint.
Appreciate 0
      07-14-2008, 05:11 PM   #43
Porscha!
Should be on www.retrorides.com
United Kingdom
41
Rep
3,573
Posts

 
Drives: Porsche 944
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Derbyshire

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
Me no like the wing mirrors

Love the rest of it as I've said before.

6.1secs for a 330d, wow Impressed!!
__________________
"FIRE UP THA PORRSCHAAH" - The 80's are back!

Front Engined Porsche
Appreciate 0
      07-15-2008, 02:27 AM   #44
mgarvey
Lieutenant
mgarvey's Avatar
United Kingdom
8
Rep
493
Posts

 
Drives: F30 318d Sport
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Reading

iTrader: (0)

If memory serves, the larger wing mirrors are something to do with US regulations (I'm sure our friends over the pond can verify this). The W204 C-Class has enormous mirrors too.

Mind you, having driven a W204 and reversed it into a fairly tight parking space, they do make a difference to rearward visibility.
Appreciate 0
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:21 PM.




e90post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST