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      02-16-2007, 02:27 AM   #243
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awesome. must be a diff brown on the 5 series.

my dad just ordered a 325 coupe. he didnt want the kit, but i'm convincing him to get the aero kit lip (check out the other post)... he is 60, so sportiness is not his top priority... hehe m sport kit looks pretty cool - what colour you getting?

I am definately going to get Black saphire with saddle brown interior , with light wood trim trim. Options would be m-sports, logic 7's and sunroof. The 335 is already loaded with features but the ones i listed are must haves.

YOU must make your father buy the aero lip, its so HOT . Sportiness is always a priority, you can quote me on that to your dad
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      02-16-2007, 09:02 AM   #244
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doesn't 335 already come loaded??
i think if i had money i'd wait for the 335 vert....then u have 2 cars in one!
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      02-16-2007, 05:50 PM   #245
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2 cars in one, bahh, i just don't like hard tops!! they haven't (TO ME) got the convertible cool factor... half the fun of a vert is always seeing that it is a vert... i'm sure most people love the idea of it, and alot of other things about it, but i think i will reserve the majority of my judgement untill the prievew drive weekend...
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      02-16-2007, 08:45 PM   #246
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The vert's are always softer, heavier, slower and have scuttle shake though by design as they are based off coupes.
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      02-16-2007, 10:35 PM   #247
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not bmw related,

but anyone seen this?

http://www.pirellifilm.com/thefilm/
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      02-17-2007, 12:25 AM   #248
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The vert's are always softer, heavier, slower and have scuttle shake though by design as they are based off coupes.
your point?

i think i will stick with my slow, heavy, and whatever... verts, cos i just have so much more fun in the car i have now, to what i used to have
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      02-17-2007, 02:27 AM   #249
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your point?

i think i will stick with my slow, heavy, and whatever... verts, cos i just have so much more fun in the car i have now, to what i used to have
I thought my point was pretty obvious, some people don't see value in paying more money for a heavier, slower and less ridgid car. I don't see the point in an E46 M vert over a 330ci vert. Everyone has their own needs
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Whats important is that the owner of the car is happy. ASTRA, i know is very happy with her vert so that is whats important. I mean BMW make verts for a reason even if they are a bit slower then coupe's. There is a market for them so i don't know why there is irrelevant comments made for the vert.
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Whats important is that the owner of the car is happy. ASTRA, i know is very happy with her vert so that is whats important. I mean BMW make verts for a reason even if they are a bit slower then coupe's. There is a market for them so i don't know why there is irrelevant comments made for the vert.
Obviously they do. This is the off topic thread though right? And as I see it I don't have to agree with everyone else's choices they make with cars and they don't have to agree with mine. I stated the draw backs of verts and thought it was quite clear from my post that everyone has their own needs or wants, sorry if it was hard to follow.
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Hey pplz,
New to the forums today- decided to join to get more goss about the E92..
Am a non-BMW owner, so dun have one myself yet but I guess I will one day..
Any Sydney cruises happening soon? Wouldn't mind watching all the bimmers lined up!
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      02-17-2007, 06:43 AM   #253
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welcome vinno - happy posting
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Ooh sweet ride- also joined up cos I heard rumours from im_dave that there was a hot 325Ci with BBS's.. nice one astra!
Raise your hand and now say 'guilty' LOL
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Obviously they do. This is the off topic thread though right? And as I see it I don't have to agree with everyone else's choices they make with cars and they don't have to agree with mine. I stated the draw backs of verts and thought it was quite clear from my post that everyone has their own needs or wants, sorry if it was hard to follow.
yeah very hard to follow Anyway i hope you don't get too carried away with this off topic thread. I mean i personally have a lot of negative facts i can post about other peoples choices in cars but i choose not to like majority of the members in this forum. But hey i don't expect everyone to show respect to other people's choices in cars and there specifications.
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      02-17-2007, 06:52 AM   #256
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Welcome Vinno, im glad you've joined. More ozzies means more social interactivity in the AUS section.
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      02-17-2007, 06:17 PM   #257
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Ooh sweet ride- also joined up cos I heard rumours from im_dave that there was a hot 325Ci with BBS's.. nice one astra!
Raise your hand and now say 'guilty' LOL
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guilty as charged...

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ooh someone's got the suspense going.. what's with the name astra? one mighta mistaken u for a holden fan.. (thank gawd for an official off topic thread LOL)
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ooh someone's got the suspense going.. what's with the name astra? one mighta mistaken u for a holden fan.. (thank gawd for an official off topic thread LOL)
well, the name was derived from holden, but i am not a holden fan... it came from a persona joke about someone's car, and then i just ended up with the nick name... when i joined this forum, i didn't have a BMW, so i just used my nick name
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Glad to hear you're not a holden fan.. there are 3 kinda ppl in Aus..
Holden fans.. Ford fans (legends).. and ppl who couldn't care less.
As long as you're not in the first category that's cool LOL
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Glad to hear you're not a holden fan.. there are 3 kinda ppl in Aus..
Holden fans.. Ford fans (legends).. and ppl who couldn't care less.
As long as you're not in the first category that's cool LOL
i'm a euro fan
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yeah sure ASTRA aka HOLDEN4EVA
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Glad to hear you're not a holden fan.. there are 3 kinda ppl in Aus..
Holden fans.. Ford fans (legends).. and ppl who couldn't care less.
As long as you're not in the first category that's cool LOL
im going to pretend you didn't post the above I have always been a BMW enthusiest but i have always loved muscle cars as well. so i am in love with the current e-series HSV GTS Its an absolute beast for its money
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yeah sure ASTRA aka HOLDEN4EVA
*rolls eyes*

i just explained it for the people that aren't so one track minded... unfortunately, you did not fall into that category
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