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      10-18-2009, 01:49 PM   #1
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Alpina D3 or 330i MSport (Auto)

As title suggests, im still torn over which motor to go for.

I have a deal agreed on the 330i, but with it not being an EDyn model, its gonna be a lot thirsty than my 325i EDyn.

Haven't driven a D3 yet, but performance figures seem decent and a lot more frugal.

Any thoughts from those that have driven both?
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      10-18-2009, 02:05 PM   #2
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Very different cars...

Test drive them both buddy for sure before making a decision.
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      10-18-2009, 03:08 PM   #3
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D3s are impressive, but only 4 pots. You'll miss the extra 2.

Last time I went in my BMW dealer it was sad to see 12 of the 13 cars in the showroom had 4 cylinders. Sign of the times - make the most of the in-line 6s whilst they are still with us!
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      10-28-2009, 04:14 PM   #4
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All sorted...... I ahem..... went for a 335d M Sport instead, and what a car!!!
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good choice
colour, spec?
pics needed
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      10-29-2009, 01:15 AM   #6
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Black
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Will sort photos once I get some time at the weekend....
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      10-29-2009, 03:46 AM   #7
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All sorted...... I ahem..... went for a 335d M Sport instead, and what a car!!!
The clue is in your first post - (auto)

If you don't want a manual the 330i is difficult to justify and the big diesel makes a lot more sense
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