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      04-28-2008, 01:42 PM   #1
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Car and Driver - M3 Sedan vs. Lexus IS-F

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pretty good review, "it's freakin incredible!"
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      04-28-2008, 01:44 PM   #2
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Maybe BMW hasnít gotten this generation of iDrive right, but the rest of the car has no equal among many peers.
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      04-28-2008, 01:55 PM   #3
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I saw this article this past weekend. I walked through the aisles.......smile on face!
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pretty good review, "it's freakin incredible!"

"it's freakin a repost!
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"it's freakin a repost!
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      04-28-2008, 11:28 PM   #6
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no worries. ISF vs M3 been discussed to death and then some!
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One question that never has been asked as far as I know: What do you think the team behind the IS-F feel about losing to the M3? The IS-F may not win many comparison tests, but I still give it a B+ effort from a company that normally does not make cars of this sort.
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      04-30-2008, 12:45 AM   #8
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It is definitely a very good first effort from Lexus...
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Great review. Am I the only one who thinks I-Drive is pretty easy to get used to?
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Great review. Am I the only one who thinks I-Drive is pretty easy to get used to?
to tell you the truth - for years I was a dedicated i-drive basher. I still dont like that some adjustments such as fader, bass and treble are hidden down so many levels. but over all I learned to like it since my wife got it with her 535ixT. however they have added a lot of shortcut buttons on the 2008 that werent there in the beginning. I ordered the Tech pack mainly for the EDC/m button options.

its really actually fun to play with......WHILE DRIVING!
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Great review. Am I the only one who thinks I-Drive is pretty easy to get used to?
Nope, I don't understand what all of the hype is about. It is fairly easy to use.
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Nope, I don't understand what all of the hype is about. It is fairly easy to use.
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