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      01-17-2010, 10:39 AM   #1
Power without control is no power at all...
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Drives: 335i 6spd Blk/Blk
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Honolulu, Hawaii

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I hit up the Transfăgărăşan in Romania a few months ago (ăgărăşan). Unfortunately it was really foggy. I was also driving a rented Toyota Avensis. It was still pretty fun, and the Avensis didn't handle half bad for a FWD. The electronic throttle took a lot of getting used to though because a little bit of foot pressure seemed to send it WOT - it made double-clutching really difficult.

It cleared up in about two hours, but I was on a tight driving schedule or I would have gone for another run.

If it wasn't foggy and I was alone in the car, I would have been more aggressive on the drive. The Navigon really helped out because I could anticipate the corners. My favorite part was this section:

I wish I had my e92 with me but at the same time I'm glad I didn't; if I did, I might not have it anymore
2009 335i Coupe 6MT Blk Sapphire / Blk Leather
2007 328i Coupe 6MT Blk Sapphire / Blk Leather *Sold
1985 Toyota Corolla GTS 5MT 1.5-way Slvr / Blk *Sold
1987 Toyota Corolla GTS 5MT KAAZ 2-way Blk / Blk *Sold