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      09-28-2009, 04:22 PM   #23
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and you drive a ford Focus....LOL

that's funny!!
I was thinking the same thing
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      09-28-2009, 04:31 PM   #25
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and you drive a ford Focus....LOL

that's funny!!
kids these days...
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      09-28-2009, 05:03 PM   #26
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kids these days...
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Ok NewSong...the last time I save ur butt ...'KIDS' he has an e90M3 in his stable along with a focus, and 'KIDS' the focus is genuinely awesome to drive, maybe you should try it sometime
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      09-28-2009, 05:09 PM   #27
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Ok NewSong...the last time I save ur butt ...'KIDS' he has an e90M3 in his stable along with a focus, and 'KIDS' the focus is genuinely awesome to drive, maybe you should try it sometime
I was referring to shiggy. Even if someone did drive a Focus, that does not invalidate their opinion.

Enzo Ferrari was driven around in a Fiat, evidently he didn't know anything about cars either.
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      09-28-2009, 05:13 PM   #28
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Ok NewSong...the last time I save ur butt ...'KIDS' he has an e90M3 in his stable along with a focus, and 'KIDS' the focus is genuinely awesome to drive, maybe you should try it sometime
EmPower, a gent as always (it's an E92 btw).

The funny part is, the Focus looks better than the 135i IMO, and it cost me $5,000. Some of these guys are financing their 135i for 48 months.



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EmPower, a gent as always (it's an E92 btw).

The funny part is, the Focus looks better than the 135i IMO, and it cost me $5,000. Some of these guys are financing their 135i for 60 months.
Fixed. Not that there is anything wrong with that.
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I was referring to shiggy. Even if someone did drive a Focus, that does not invalidate their opinion.

Enzo Ferrari was driven around in a Fiat, evidently he didn't know anything about cars either.
I quoted the wrong person. I was agreeing with you actually
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      09-29-2009, 07:36 AM   #31
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This focus didn't cost you $5,000.
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      09-29-2009, 11:01 AM   #32
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I actually always liked the focus - the european versions that is
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      09-29-2009, 11:39 AM   #33
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You must be kidding. The 135i couldn't be uglier if it tried.

Camaro is great, mostly because they had the wisdom to keep Americans out of the engineering and had a Korean design it.
have you sat inside the Camaro
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have you sat inside the Camaro
I'll be the first to say that the Camaro interior isn't the most luxurious out there (and it shouldn't for the price point), but it's not bad.


The 1 and 3 series interiors are pretty anemic themselves considering they are from a euro-luxo brand.

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Lexus and Audi are a notch above BMW imo, and to add insult to injury, they have BMW beat in the cup holder department by a wide margin.
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I think it's funny, when a car beats a BMW in the performance department, it all goes back to the "interior" argument, and which car has the better trim and leather sections.

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I'll be the first to say that the Camaro interior isn't the most luxurious out there (and it shouldn't for the price point), but it's not bad.
and i can continue getting sick by completing my sentence:

have you sat in the Camaro AND driven the Camaro (twisties)


Camaro looks good parked, in Transformers, and on a drag strip
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and i can continue getting sick by completing my sentence:

have you sat in the Camaro AND driven the Camaro (twisties)


Camaro looks good parked, in Transformers, and on a drag strip
Is that why the Camaro whips the 335i and E46 M3 on the Nurburgring?



Let me guess your next fanboy response:

"But a 135i/335i modded...."

Want to guess what a Camaro SS can do "modded"?
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Is that why the Camaro whips the 335i and E46 M3 on the Nurburgring?



Let me guess your next fanboy response:

"But a 135i/335i modded...."

Want to guess what a Camaro SS can do "modded"?
just speaking by experience, Camaro was not nearly as responsive as a 1/3 series with sport pkg. granted i didn't take it on the nurburgring, but just didn't have the road feel BMW provides. if you have the facts then i will retract the 2nd half of my statement, but the Camaro is still ugly inside (imo).
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Is that why the Camaro whips the 335i and E46 M3 on the Nurburgring?



Let me guess your next fanboy response:

"But a 135i/335i modded...."

Want to guess what a Camaro SS can do "modded"?
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Its 10k less than the 335i, and with that 10k you could put in quite the suspension and fix that problem.
wouldn't i need to save that 10k for chevy's reliablility? they don't do 4yr/50k like BMW.
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wouldn't i need to save that 10k for chevy's reliablility? they don't do 4yr/50k like BMW.
Yeah, they do 5 yr/100K.
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ugly ass car, 135 w/ a tune and some new tires is gonna give the 2ss a run for its money
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ugly ass car, 135 w/ a tune and some new tires is gonna give the 2ss a run for its money
How much will that cost? Put that money into the LS3 and I bet you will see better results then the tune on the N54.

The Chevy Small Block is famous for big power gains for little money.
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wouldn't i need to save that 10k for chevy's reliablility? they don't do 4yr/50k like BMW.
You were joking, correct?

Chevy will definitely be more reliable and much less expensive to maintain and has a longer warranty.
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