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      08-30-2006, 07:59 PM   #23
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One day you will be back... but meanwhile congrats!

Also the same... congrats, that's a great car too. enjoy it!
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      08-30-2006, 08:03 PM   #24
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congrats, must be a very fun car to drive!
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      08-30-2006, 08:07 PM   #25
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Ah, that little crap Nissan is a little toy stuff...
Can't compare Japanese with Germans...
Right, Mr. M from Melbourne?
Well actually you can since the turbo is built by the Japanese. They must be doing something right.
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      08-30-2006, 08:12 PM   #26
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if you wanted power why buy 350z ? go get mustang or soemthing
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      08-30-2006, 08:19 PM   #27
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friend has a supercharged one... smokes me too... great car... have fun!
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      08-30-2006, 08:28 PM   #28
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if you wanted power why buy 350z ? go get mustang or soemthing
think im starting to understand why he's leaving. whats with the snobbery.
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      08-30-2006, 08:31 PM   #29
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Can't for the fun run with my friend's 350z and my future 335i.
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      08-30-2006, 08:32 PM   #30
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one common thread both cars seem to share..tire cupping!!! yay!!
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      08-30-2006, 09:16 PM   #31
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Oh yeah! The tire feathering I remeber that. Enjoy your car. I know I did. I had a Pikes Peak White Touring with ash interior. I greatly miss that car. I love our M3 and will definitely love our new 335 E90 coming in October, but the Z had a very special appeal to me. It was my first real sports car, my old crap stangs, and Comaros just didnt cut it. The ride is very bouncy unless you get the Nismo suspension. I just sold a set of Nismo brakes, damn I could of hooked you up. Dont let anyone give you any shit about your car, its a real head turner, and the styling is a little on the Porsche side, enjoy!

Oh yeah immediately go and get the Nismo exhaust! Awesome!!!
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      08-30-2006, 09:19 PM   #32
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shoulda got a 335
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      08-30-2006, 09:24 PM   #33
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One question - what made you decide to get the Z over the G35 coupe ?
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      08-30-2006, 09:24 PM   #34
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One question - what made you decide to get the Z over the G35 coupe ?
i'd get the g just cause it smore luxurious... but Z is fine if u like its racy feel.
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      08-30-2006, 09:38 PM   #35
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i'd get the g just cause it smore luxurious... but Z is fine if u like its racy feel.

I was always under the impression that both cars handle the same, but the G35 was more luxurious and had better fit and finish. Does the Z handle better than the G35 coupe ?
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      08-30-2006, 10:44 PM   #36
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350z's are beautiful cars. just don't think they'd handle like bmw obviously.

i'm glad you got the 350 and not the G35. I think the 350 looks a hell lot better.
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      08-30-2006, 11:08 PM   #37
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      08-30-2006, 11:24 PM   #38
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Z's interior feels like that of a Honda Element. Cheap plastic.
It may have improved since the 2004 model, but I doubt it.

Should have gone for G35 coupe.
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      08-30-2006, 11:24 PM   #39
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I was always under the impression that both cars handle the same, but the G35 was more luxurious and had better fit and finish. Does the Z handle better than the G35 coupe ?
g35 is i think 150lbs more? i dont know the numbers... but its at least 100lbs more... when i drove my friend's g35, it felt pretty quick but heavy.i mean crap, getting out of the car itself was alot of work... those doors are heavy... 350z felt alot lighter and to me acceleration was a lil bit better.

but i'm not so much of a racer... so speed doesnt really concern me...
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      08-31-2006, 08:14 AM   #40
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Z's interior feels like that of a Honda Element. Cheap plastic.
It may have improved since the 2004 model, but I doubt it.

Should have gone for G35 coupe.
I owned a 2005 G35c - guess what? Cheap plastic interior.
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      09-01-2006, 02:23 PM   #41
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cough cough e46 m3.
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      09-01-2006, 03:25 PM   #42
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The new 335 will drag both the 350Z and G35 everywhere.....
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      09-01-2006, 05:09 PM   #43
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      09-02-2006, 03:02 AM   #44
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This is my last post here. You guys have been great. I just couldn't stand being smoked at every traffic light. I'm happy now. In my opinion, e90 is overpriced. Good luck and have fun. No nasty replies please. To each his own.
I just wanna let u know I have love and hate for you!!!! Lol, I am thinking of doing the same thing, but the E90 is just so much fun to drive, but so slow. Anyway congrats!!
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