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      07-11-2011, 02:18 PM   #1
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BMW doesn't offer this option!!

Saw this 330i in Virginia last Saturday. I would guess that this is the only
330i with a tow package. Gotta love it !!!!!
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      07-11-2011, 02:21 PM   #2
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thinking about adding one to my m3 so i can have a small trailer to tow to track events.

I've seen several gt3's at track events with hitches. Love it personally.
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      07-11-2011, 02:32 PM   #3
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some people add it thinking that it would protect the rear somehow if they get rear ended. has nothing to do with towing sometimes.
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      07-11-2011, 02:36 PM   #4
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thinking about adding one to my m3 so i can have a small trailer to tow to track events.

I've seen several gt3's at track events with hitches. Love it personally.
You do a great job of being facetious. I mean you had me going for a second....no one would seriously put a hitch on an M3 that's just a ridiculous thought.
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      07-11-2011, 02:39 PM   #5
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some people add it thinking that it would protect the rear somehow if they get rear ended. has nothing to do with towing sometimes.
Ahhh I don't think so Sameh probably for a trailer or small boat who knows. It just looks goofy on a BMW
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I was going to add one to my M3 so I can install some TruckNutz.... It oozes with "classy".

http://www.trucknutz.com/
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      07-11-2011, 02:50 PM   #7
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I was going to add one to my M3 so I can install some TruckNutz.... It oozes with "classy".

http://www.trucknutz.com/
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      07-11-2011, 11:15 PM   #8
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You do a great job of being facetious. I mean you had me going for a second....no one would seriously put a hitch on an M3 that's just a ridiculous thought.
I know right? Next he will try to tell us people drive an M3 in the snow, or even carry passengers, or fold down the seats to transport cargo, or install a bike rack and carry some bikes. It is hilarious what people will do with a car that is built with one purpose in mind - that's it.
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      07-11-2011, 11:22 PM   #9
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You do a great job of being facetious. I mean you had me going for a second....no one would seriously put a hitch on an M3 that's just a ridiculous thought.
lol it's called actually using your car on a racetrack. Anyone that thinks this is stupid/dumb has no idea what they are saying...

Gotta have room to tow the tires etc...
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      07-11-2011, 11:35 PM   #10
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      07-11-2011, 11:38 PM   #11
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more like crazy but i wouldnt bitch if i had a gt3 with a gun rack and naked lady mud flaps.
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      07-12-2011, 02:49 AM   #12
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      07-12-2011, 04:55 AM   #13
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to be honest, why would you buy the m3 in the first place if you want to tow sth? it's like getting a victoria secret model to be your mom instead of being your wife. Doesnt make any sense to me.
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to be honest, why would you buy the m3 in the first place if you want to tow sth? it's like getting a victoria secret model to be your mom instead of being your wife. Doesnt make any sense to me.
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      07-12-2011, 06:15 AM   #15
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Saw this 330i in Virginia last Saturday. I would guess that this is the only
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This is actually pretty common in Europe.
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what would be wrong with a small hitch to tote some extra tires to the track.
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to be honest, why would you buy the m3 in the first place if you want to tow sth?
Because you can.

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it's like getting a victoria secret model to be your mom instead of being your wife. Doesnt make any sense to me.
Not really. It's actually like marrying a Victoria's Secret model and then telling her she's never allowed to do the dishes or change a lightbulb. Kinda dumb.
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      07-13-2011, 10:47 AM   #18
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Not really. It's actually like marrying a Victoria's Secret model and then telling her she's never allowed to do the dishes or change a lightbulb. Kinda dumb.[/quote]

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      07-13-2011, 11:27 AM   #19
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exactly! in fact, can someone tell me what trailer this is? I've been trying to find something similar for my m3.

btw, as for the trailer hitch protecting the car, that is a BAD BAD idea. I know from first hand experience. My chevy z71 pickup that I use to tow my boat got rear-ended last year and the person nailed my hitch square on. Instead of messing up my bumper/tailgate it bent the frame of the truck. In fact, that accident lead me to the m3, since I no longer felt safe using the truck as a dd.
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      07-13-2011, 11:37 AM   #20
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when i had my s2000 i have always wanted to do this...

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      07-13-2011, 12:19 PM   #21
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This is actually pretty common in Europe.
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