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      04-07-2012, 04:19 PM   #265
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      04-07-2012, 05:11 PM   #266
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01 330ci first car. Got it like brand new my senior year, I had a great great job at the time which helped me, man that shit shared so many memories with me, it was like my wing man lol, I ran that shit into the ground and crashed it many many times under the influence unfortunately. Then I grew up and drove a few volvos, hated them compared to my dead e46 and finally came back to BMW. Started playing wit the n54 and also now n55. I love my n54 and when it dies I will probably start nodding my DD n55 and get another BMW. I'm hooked for life.
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      04-07-2012, 05:14 PM   #267
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First car was a 1998 528i. I really miss the car, i wish i would have never sold it. Second car was a 04 545i 6 speed, now my e92 335i!
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      04-07-2012, 05:45 PM   #268
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1989 Plymouth Sundance Turbo 2.5L (yellow!)

It was a really fun car to drive. Weighing only 2700 lbs, 150HP and 170 lbft was plenty of power. It looked just like the one in picture below.

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      04-07-2012, 09:08 PM   #269
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My first car ever was a 1988 Dodge Aries K hahaha

With 45,000 Miles. Man I loved that car...even though most people didn't.

I see um all the time now lol people are bringing them back to life because of the great gas mileage.
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      04-07-2012, 10:42 PM   #270
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      04-07-2012, 10:58 PM   #271
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'88 yellow Honda Prelude with 4 wheel steering. Really fun car back in the day
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      04-07-2012, 11:04 PM   #272
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my dad bought me a 1994 acura integra LS sedan for my early graduation present. If i knew anything about cars back then I would've gotten the GS-R. (RIP DAD)
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      04-07-2012, 11:08 PM   #273
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      04-07-2012, 11:18 PM   #274
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Year 2004
Make: Infiniti
Model: G35 coupe AT
Ext: Black
Int: Beige

Mods: 6000k H.I.D

Bought it because it was pretty much a steal and eventually sold it because it wasn't stick.
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      04-07-2012, 11:26 PM   #275
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Make: BMW
Model: e90 325i
Year: 2006
Exterior: Black
Interior: grey/beige

I bought it because the other car I was driving which really wasn't mine got the hood bent. When I went car max to buy a car I never thought of buying a BMW, but my sister's b/f (who drives one), convinced me to buy it. I wanted to buy a stick but they didn't have one on the lot
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      04-07-2012, 11:53 PM   #276
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I had a lot of first:
First car I drove: Mom's 91 toyota cressida (not mine)
First car car handed to me to drive for school: 88 Toyota 4x4 pickup (technically borrowed)
First car I actually bought and owned: 86 Toyota Supra celica (Last year made)
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      04-08-2012, 12:57 AM   #277
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1992 Dodge Daytona!

Ran so good, ah...what a good first car that was.

then eagle talon,eclipse and finally a BMW, which has been the biggest head ache :/
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      04-08-2012, 07:54 AM   #278
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First car was 1993 Pontiac Grand Am given to me free by a family member........beast of a vehicle
Pretty much what it looked like....awful ugly car with no power

Luckily got a 98 4runner a few months afterwards which damn close to this

and wish i would of kept it along with getting my first BMW
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      04-08-2012, 10:45 AM   #279
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1976 Dodge Aspen station wagon. 3 on the floor. Rear spoiler. $346.23 out the door, including tax.

I paid too much.
And here, I thought my first car was crap. You definitely got me beat...

1982 Ford Escort GLX that I got for $800.00. Had every option but the automatic (who would want an auto anyway ).

My wife had a cool car...84 Pontiac Fiero. I'm actually looking for an 88 GT to work on with my son now. Maybe that will be his first???
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      04-08-2012, 11:38 AM   #280
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1976 Dodge Aspen station wagon. 3 on the floor. Rear spoiler. $346.23 out the door, including tax.

I paid too much.
My father had a late 70's Dodge Aspen, silver with red velvety interior. Within a few months we called it the Dodge Aspirin cause it caused so many headaches.

My first car was a red 1990 Suzuki Swift GT 1.3 L 4 cylinder DOHC 100 hp "pocket rocket" that I stalked for one year and drove for ten years! It was solid other than having to replace brakes and exhaust about once per year!
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      04-08-2012, 11:56 AM   #281
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I must be older than most on here. My first car was a '68 Dodge Monaco, bought in '75 for $350. A 4 door tank. It was green with a black vinyl top, 2 shades of green, and 3 shades of primer. Never could find the right color to respray the fenders having fixed the rust damage. I also added better seats, carpeting, stereo, etc. Drove it thru highschool and college before I bought a nicer car, a '75 Chrysler Cordoba, but not one with 'rich corinthian leather".
My first new car was an '85 Dodge Daytona Turbo. You can see part of the Monaco behind my next car, an '87 Dodge Daytona, Shelby Z. I still had the '68 Dodge as a winter beater until it was no longer worth keeping running. Junked it for $150.
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      04-08-2012, 12:23 PM   #282
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      04-08-2012, 12:30 PM   #283
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1990 Pontiac grand am. What a pos. had to set the idle to 1200 so it wouldn't stall.
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      04-08-2012, 12:41 PM   #284
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$300 68 Ford Torino coupe. Ugly brown with a white hard top. Windows that fell out of their tracks, useless heater system, always fixing a brake cylinder or master cylinder. small 302 c.i. V-8. Had sat in a neighbors garage for about 10 years. Bought it in 89' when I was 15, seemed like the coolest thing on earth to me then. Had the potential to look like this pic, if I hadn't been just a dumb kid.
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      04-09-2012, 04:24 AM   #285
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First car was a '92 Honda Prelude had that for 4yrs and traded it in on my first brand new car a '02 Subaru WRX which I still have and now my first BMW '11 335d
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      04-09-2012, 08:16 AM   #286
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