I can't explain in words, but after a crappy day at work there is nothing like switching on M-mode and feeling and hearing the car come alive! I always have a shit-eating grin after a few minutes driving, re-enforces how much more an M car is over other bimmers.
I agree with sparkyg about the fuel consumption, she likes her premium.
Wait until you can get your M3 (e9x), I've owned a 335i and 535i and currently have an X5 for the wifey. Even she loves taking the M3 out for nights with her girls. She too can't explain what it is.
2010 BMW X5 35d
- JBd Piggyback
- 22" X6 Reps
2009 BMW M3 e92