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      01-04-2008, 02:08 PM   #1
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Smile Image is everything...

To all members, when you first chose and bought YOUR BMW, what statement are you telling everyone -- (more like "What Your Car Says About You") --?
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      01-04-2008, 02:18 PM   #2
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I could care less what others thought/think about my car or me, I bought my car for ME, not to make a statement.
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      01-04-2008, 02:31 PM   #4
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"I'm rich bitch"




I could care less what others thought/think about my car or me, I bought my car for ME, not to make a statement.
Damn right.
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      01-04-2008, 02:40 PM   #8
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      01-04-2008, 02:41 PM   #9
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oh and I would argue that image is nothing; substance is everything.
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funny, looking around, i beg to differ, image is everything. look at boob implants, face lift, tummy tuck, and the ever growing botox needle (might as well call it beautox).

actually, i bought the bmw cause i want to be
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oh and I would argue that image is nothing; substance is everything.
To those that look for a substance it is everything. Sadly to those that look for an image it is everything as well.

Good news is that with BMW you nail both
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funny, looking around, i beg to differ, image is everything. look at boob implants, face lift, tummy tuck, and the ever growing botox needle (might as well call it beautox).
That's cause vanity is in full swing. Too bad for them.
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i bought the car for me. i bought it because i liked the way it looked and drove. i could care less what other people think.
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      01-04-2008, 02:58 PM   #15
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no argument there, at first, image is EVERYTHING, but eventually it crumbles if you have nothing to back up the image. Look at the subprime debacle; all those people buying houses they couldn't afford.

Then again, for the vain, they don't look at the long term, only the short term, so for that "image is everything' works.

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funny, looking around, i beg to differ, image is everything. look at boob implants, face lift, tummy tuck, and the ever growing botox needle (might as well call it beautox).

actually, i bought the bmw cause i want to be
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i bought the car for me. i bought it because i liked the way it looked and drove. i could care less what other people think.
I call bs on this one
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      01-04-2008, 02:59 PM   #18
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i'd rather drive my honda fit...........enough said!
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I leased my car because it was the best bang for the buck in it's class- I was contemplating an S5 but, the 335i was a cheaper lease and has virtually the same performance- plus I've never owned a new BMW and I've always loved Bimmers. I think my car has the best balance of performace and elegance for the price hands down.
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