BMW M3 Forum (E90 E92)

BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Go Back   M3Post - BMW M3 Forum > BIMMERPOST Universal Forums > General Automotive (non-BMW) Talk + Photos/Videos
 
European Auto Source
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      01-07-2008, 01:54 AM   #1
Year's_End
RWD only.
United_States
319

 
Year's_End's Avatar
 
Drives: '08 E92 335i
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: St. Pete, FL


Posts: 12,326
iTrader: (0)

lol, C63 Vs. GTR

Check this out over at the Benz forums. http://mbworld.org/forums/showthread.php?t=222684
As always there's a certain few that struggle to find ways to justify purchasing a C63 over a GTR. The majority is sane enough to realize how great of a deal the GTR is and try to talk some sense, but you have to laugh at the select few.
__________________
E92 335i: Space Grey|Coral Red|Aluminum Trim

Future Ride: 2015 Mustang GT Premium |Guard|401A|PP|Recaros|6MT
Appreciate 0
      01-07-2008, 05:06 AM   #2
ChineseGuy
QuickShifter
34

 
ChineseGuy's Avatar
 
Drives: Black E90
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: North Pole


Posts: 1,500
iTrader: (2)

same goes with this forum

there's a few that picks the M over the GTR

there's people that buy mercedes cause it's a mercedes...

and hate GTR cause it's a japanese car...
Appreciate 0
      01-07-2008, 05:13 AM   #3
nico335
Guest

 
Drives:


Posts: n/a
*sigh*

first we have people asking if the M3 will bow to the skyline - which is just like saying, would you take jessica alba (pre-pregnant) over a disabled girl (no offense but it is SUPER obvious)

now we have C63 on the same level as the GTR? wow
i mean the C63 is one hell of a machine no doubt, but it aint a 0-60 3.3 11.6 1/4 mile machine.
Appreciate 0
      01-07-2008, 05:15 AM   #4
Rick Hunter
Skull Squadron Leader
37

 
Rick Hunter's Avatar
 
Drives: '07 Imola Red ///M Coupé
Join Date: May 2007
Location: The Emerald City


Posts: 1,809
iTrader: (15)

I'd dump my M in a heartbeat for the GT-R. No questions asked.
__________________
Appreciate 0
      01-07-2008, 05:20 AM   #5
FUR65
Second Lieutenant
5

 
FUR65's Avatar
 
Drives: E90 320d
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Istanbul


Posts: 214
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2008 E90 320d  [0.00]
gtr is a japanese car but it has got really good performance and design but MB is more comfortable so I think that a lot of people want to buy mercedes because of its performance and comfort
Appreciate 0
      01-07-2008, 05:28 AM   #6
Neema
Major General
United_States
193

 
Neema's Avatar
 
Drives: a few BMWs
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: SoCal


Posts: 7,224
iTrader: (12)

Quote:
Originally Posted by that guy nico View Post
*sigh*

first we have people asking if the M3 will bow to the skyline - which is just like saying, would you take jessica alba (pre-pregnant) over a disabled girl (no offense but it is SUPER obvious)

now we have C63 on the same level as the GTR? wow
i mean the C63 is one hell of a machine no doubt, but it aint a 0-60 3.3 11.6 1/4 mile machine.
yup dude, +1
__________________

LTMW Widebody+1M front bumper+Slek CF Lip|M3 Hood|StopTech BBK|M-Sport Rear Bumper+DD CF Diffuser|Custom Recaro Seats|KW V2|BavX LS3|M3 Side Skirts+Custom CF Lip|BBS CHR 19x10.5+BBS Lugs|LCI Taillights|RD Sport Anti-Sway Bars|GIAC S2|ER Intercooler+CF Shroud+Charge Pipe|Tial BOV|Injen Intake|MS downpipes|Custom Exhaust|BMS Oil Catch Can|M3 DCT wheel+TiD CF Paddles|BMW CF Trunk Spoiler|Aluminum Pedals
Appreciate 0
      01-07-2008, 05:29 AM   #7
nico335
Guest

 
Drives:


Posts: n/a
Quote:
Originally Posted by FUR65 View Post
gtr is a japanese car but it has got really good performance and design but MB is more comfortable so I think that a lot of people want to buy mercedes because of its performance and comfort
thats true i get what you mean. my family has never owned a single japanese car (not to brag) and have always loved european cars. my dad's only japanese cars were a toyota tacoma and datsun Z.

but i mean when it comes to performance, you gotta give props to nissan for the new GTR. sure the old skylines were beasts too, but that was if you modded them
Appreciate 0
      01-07-2008, 05:30 AM   #8
Chris.G
Banned
Australia
43

 
Chris.G's Avatar
 
Drives: 2011 LCI MSPORT X5 30d
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Sydney, Australia


Posts: 3,122
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by FUR65 View Post
gtr is a japanese car but it has got really good performance and design but MB is more comfortable so I think that a lot of people want to buy mercedes because of its performance and comfort
Ne diyorsun LAN!(saka saka)
Appreciate 0
      01-07-2008, 06:24 AM   #9
sambonator
Samtaro!
United_States
42

 
sambonator's Avatar
 
Drives: a car
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Milky Way Galaxy


Posts: 2,542
iTrader: (6)

Quote:
Originally Posted by ChineseGuy View Post
...
and hate GTR cause it's a japanese car...
Why, are you racist?
__________________
Appreciate 0
      01-07-2008, 06:50 AM   #10
wj4
Major General
United_States
119

 
Drives: E90 manual 335i
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Burbank, CA


Posts: 7,723
iTrader: (8)

Send a message via AIM to wj4
Is there a released price for the C63 yet?
Appreciate 0
      01-07-2008, 08:41 AM   #11
OBI_agent
D to the X to the B!
United Arab Emirates
105

 
OBI_agent's Avatar
 
Drives: ABS,American bargain supercar
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Dubai


Posts: 2,101
iTrader: (0)

C63 is amazing....but it would always be my 2nd choice, if it were compared to a GTR! New GTR is going to set it own standard
Appreciate 0
      01-07-2008, 12:13 PM   #12
Crimson92
Smiling Politely
United_States
299

 
Crimson92's Avatar
 
Drives: Like a boss
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Whales Vagina


Posts: 28,645
iTrader: (3)

the m3 and c63 are without a doubt awesome cars...but they wont be able to touch the gt-r in any category except looks(stock for stock)

you know those mb guys remind me alot of the guys over here..
__________________
Quote:
Some people are like slinkies...not really good for much but you can't help but smile when you see one tumble down the stairs"
Appreciate 0
      01-07-2008, 12:50 PM   #13
E90ice
Banned
51

 
E90ice's Avatar
 
Drives: 2008 335xi Coupe
Join Date: May 2006
Location: WA


Posts: 2,004
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by that guy nico View Post
*sigh*

first we have people asking if the M3 will bow to the skyline - which is just like saying, would you take jessica alba (pre-pregnant) over a disabled girl (no offense but it is SUPER obvious)

now we have C63 on the same level as the GTR? wow
i mean the C63 is one hell of a machine no doubt, but it aint a 0-60 3.3 11.6 1/4 mile machine.
__________________
Appreciate 0
      01-07-2008, 02:43 PM   #14
ChineseGuy
QuickShifter
34

 
ChineseGuy's Avatar
 
Drives: Black E90
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: North Pole


Posts: 1,500
iTrader: (2)

Quote:
Originally Posted by sambonator View Post
Why, are you racist?
lol...if you read my post as a whole, you'll know that that specific statement is from other's opinions
Appreciate 0
      01-07-2008, 06:37 PM   #15
GregL
Brigadier General
Canada
40

 
GregL's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 C350 4Matic
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: GTA


Posts: 3,623
iTrader: (4)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Crimson92 View Post
you know those mb guys remind me alot of the guys over here..
Indeed!
__________________
2010 Mercedes-Benz C350 4Matic
2006 BMW 330xi - Gone
Appreciate 0
      01-07-2008, 06:38 PM   #16
!Xoible
Banned
United_States
548

 
Drives: ....
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: .


Posts: 46,037
iTrader: (4)

Garage List
2008 M3  [3.50]
2007 335i  [4.50]
2008 528i  [4.00]
2006 Infiniti - G35 ...  [4.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by Bimmer Loyalist View Post
Check this out over at the Benz forums. http://mbworld.org/forums/showthread.php?t=222684
As always there's a certain few that struggle to find ways to justify purchasing a C63 over a GTR. The majority is sane enough to realize how great of a deal the GTR is and try to talk some sense, but you have to laugh at the select few.
im no doctor, but i know this is obvious case of mental retardation
Appreciate 0
      01-07-2008, 07:02 PM   #17
UltimateBMW
Brigadier General
101

 
UltimateBMW's Avatar
 
Drives: MP4
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: South


Posts: 3,287
iTrader: (0)

So, do you think that a year after the Base GTR has been released and they come out with the Nismo GTR that people with the normal GTR will feel inferior?

Just trying to take all things considered. At least an M3 or C63 will be the same for a while (7 years +/-)
__________________
Appreciate 0
      01-07-2008, 07:05 PM   #18
Crimson92
Smiling Politely
United_States
299

 
Crimson92's Avatar
 
Drives: Like a boss
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Whales Vagina


Posts: 28,645
iTrader: (3)

Quote:
Originally Posted by UltimateBMW View Post
So, do you think that a year after the Base GTR has been released and they come out with the Nismo GTR that people with the normal GTR will feel inferior?

Just trying to take all things considered. At least an M3 or C63 will be the same for a while (7 years +/-)
not true, what about the people who have the clk63 cab/coupe only to get one upped by the black series in one/two years
__________________
Quote:
Some people are like slinkies...not really good for much but you can't help but smile when you see one tumble down the stairs"
Appreciate 0
      01-08-2008, 12:11 AM   #19
horsedjump
Private First Class
United_States
1

 
Drives: 335i
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: AZ


Posts: 150
iTrader: (0)

Well I plan to get the 2010 GT-R Spec V
Appreciate 0
      01-09-2008, 03:26 PM   #20
sambonator
Samtaro!
United_States
42

 
sambonator's Avatar
 
Drives: a car
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Milky Way Galaxy


Posts: 2,542
iTrader: (6)

Quote:
Originally Posted by UltimateBMW View Post
So, do you think that a year after the Base GTR has been released and they come out with the Nismo GTR that people with the normal GTR will feel inferior?

Just trying to take all things considered. At least an M3 or C63 will be the same for a while (7 years +/-)
... naw, that's like saying the C350 folks will end up feeling "inferior" as soon as the C63 is released.

I'm sure the C63 folks will feel "inferior" as soon as the Renntech or Brabus C63 comes out.
__________________
Appreciate 0
      01-09-2008, 03:39 PM   #21
Crimson92
Smiling Politely
United_States
299

 
Crimson92's Avatar
 
Drives: Like a boss
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Whales Vagina


Posts: 28,645
iTrader: (3)

LOL sambonator, are you really terry in disguise....
__________________
Quote:
Some people are like slinkies...not really good for much but you can't help but smile when you see one tumble down the stairs"
Appreciate 0
      01-09-2008, 04:51 PM   #22
sambonator
Samtaro!
United_States
42

 
sambonator's Avatar
 
Drives: a car
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Milky Way Galaxy


Posts: 2,542
iTrader: (6)

What!?!?
__________________
Appreciate 0
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:13 AM.




m3post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST