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      05-27-2006, 12:04 AM   #1
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winter driving in m coupe

im looking into buying a new m coupe but im concerned about winter driving. i live in toronto canada so there is some snow on the roads during the winter.
any one with advice and / or experience?
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      05-27-2006, 07:56 AM   #2
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Smile Re: winter driving in m coupe

Your title is an oxymoron.

Have a second car to drive on snowy days. Traction in snow is less than 0.
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      05-27-2006, 12:40 PM   #3
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The big key is having the right tires, with a good set of pure winter tires such as the Bridgestone Blizzaks, any BMW will be fine in the snow with care. I personally have coilovers on my car and its dropped all the way to the ground, but with the winter tires, my car outperforms my friend's SUVs with ease. Remember, 4 wheel drive means nothing if your tires cant grip the ground, so tires are by far the most important thing you can do for winter.
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      05-29-2006, 11:46 AM   #4
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thanks

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Your title is an oxymoron.

Have a second car to drive on snowy days. Traction in snow is less than 0.
i was afraid this was the case. i cant have my cake and eat it too!
i guess i have to stick with the audi products. their quattro system is really unbelievable in the snow.

thanks for the advice.
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