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      03-05-2013, 11:52 PM   #8
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Drives: 2015 F80 M3 ED
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: MD/DC

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Originally Posted by swein1992 View Post
I drove the 328i xdrive and I am satisfied with the power. It is not that bad when you switch to sport mode. The biggest problem is the steering. The electric system just ruined everything. It is way too light. Even though it is still accurate, it just doesn't have the same steering feeling as the old 3 series. Plus the engine doesn't sound as good as before at all.
Agree. That's why we're looking at an X1, which still has the hydraulic setup.

But it's funny, I had an X1 loaner for a few days and didn't notice any throttle lag at all. Turbo lag was there but about on par with the 335.

2018 F80 Individual ED on order
2004 Z4 3.0
2014 X3 35i