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      04-12-2013, 04:03 PM   #10
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Originally Posted by Transfer View Post
X1 is great if that's the size and style you're looking for. It's my wife's daily, she loves it, and I enjoy driving it when I do on occasion. Seeing our less than stellar gas mileage though, I would have gone with the 35i. The 28i is a more crisp drive and it's quick but its no 6cyl turbo.
Yeah. My wife opt'd for a new Honda CRV after trying out an X3 (no X1's at the time). She figured the X3 was not worth the $20K premium. But the CRV's gas mileage has been very disappointing. I think they are asking too much out of the 4 banger VTEC engine. It is a very nice vehicle for $30K but the power is not BMW power and the gas mileage sucks.
2011.5 E90 M3 - Space Gray/Extended Fox Red Leather/Sycamore Anthracite Trim, DCT, ZCP, everything except Moon Roof