Thread: M snobbery
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      04-21-2012, 05:09 PM   #12
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Originally Posted by Mmmdreamer View Post
First time getting a loaner after dropping off for service...got '11 328xi...I was starting to get desensitised to the power of the M but damn for 230hp, 328 feels really slow...dunno, I guess I've never seen the appeal of base model bmws since the leatherette isn't that nice either. And I can finally hear what the difference is with the premium audio i have in the M...much fuller sound.
Ok...few hours and the fat steering wheel shall be back in my paws.
Your main complaints seem to be cosmetic and fixable with simple upgrades/mods. Like some others, the 328 inline 6 has always felt plenty peppy to me.