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      04-19-2011, 05:44 AM   #1
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I think BMW design is getting more conservative compared to others.

After the bangle tragedy, I think BMW is being a little too convervative than they should be.

Who agrees?
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agree on the 6 series looking more conservative tho
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      04-19-2011, 10:41 AM   #3
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they got hammered pretty hard over a lot of Bangle and van Hooydonk's designs.
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Revolutionary design you don't like and conservative evolutionary design you also don't like. By the way: E46+E39+E38= Same saussage, different length, yet maybe some of the best BMW's ever.
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The new F10 actually looks pretty good in person.

I'm going to miss the 1, X6, Z4 and the 3-series Coupe though.
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I think we will remember Bangle with some fondness as time goes on because they age extremely well. Everything except the gone too far 6 Series and the mild E90.
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I think we will remember Bangle with some fondness as time goes on because they age extremely well. Everything except the gone too far 6 Series and the mild E90.
Yeah.

Sometimes I see a Z3 and I'm like, is that a new model?
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