BMW M3 Forum (E90 E92)

BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Go Back   M3Post - BMW M3 Forum > BIMMERPOST Universal Forums > General Automotive (non-BMW) Talk + Photos/Videos
 
GetBMWParts
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      08-03-2011, 10:11 AM   #1
ZJP
Lieutenant Colonel
 
Drives: F10 535xi / JK Wrangler
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: LI, NY

Posts: 1,758
iTrader: (7)

Exclamation Top Gear: Lamborghini Aventador LP700-4

Hope this isn't a repost, car is absolutely ridiculous.

*EDIT* videos from YT have been disabled so click the link below to watch the video.

http://www.carcorn.com/2011/video-to...ntador-review/

Last edited by ZJP; 08-04-2011 at 01:14 PM.
ZJP is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      08-03-2011, 10:25 AM   #2
E92TTKING
Lieutenant Colonel
 
E92TTKING's Avatar
 
Drives: e92
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Merica

Posts: 1,581
iTrader: (8)

my future car
E92TTKING is offline   Greece
0
Reply With Quote
      08-03-2011, 10:33 AM   #3
turugara
Major
 
turugara's Avatar
 
Drives: 335i Coupe, 6 Speed
Join Date: May 2011
Location: NYC

Posts: 1,302
iTrader: (5)

Garage List
2011 BMW 335i  [4.72]
Lamborghini wouldn't accept my firstborn as down payment. This is most unfortunate.
turugara is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      08-03-2011, 10:33 AM   #4
SmartBastard
Stupid as shit
 
SmartBastard's Avatar
 
Drives: '08 M Coupe
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Vienna, Austria

Posts: 364
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by turugara View Post
Lamborghini wouldn't accept my firstborn as down payment. This is most unfortunate.
+1
SmartBastard is offline   Austria
0
Reply With Quote
      08-03-2011, 10:46 AM   #5
Kartelli
Private First Class
 
Drives: 08 M3 Coupe
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Edmonton

Posts: 144
iTrader: (0)

Car is gorgeous! My only dislike is the center console trim/styling. Just doesnt seem to fit the lambo elegance.
Kartelli is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      08-03-2011, 10:58 AM   #6
Sylon
Brigadier General
 
Sylon's Avatar
 
Drives: 2011 135i, SG/CR, 6MT, M-Sport
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Michigan / Ohio

Posts: 3,381
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2011 135i  [4.60]
Quote:
Originally Posted by Kartelli View Post
Car is gorgeous! My only dislike is the center console trim/styling. Just doesnt seem to fit the lambo elegance.


I love everything about this car, except one thing, and it wasnt in that video. On cars with the optional rear view camera (which that car in the video didnt have), the camera for it is placed right below the Lamborghini name plate. Not under the lip, but directly below the plate itself. So, you get a big black square camera lens an inch below the iconic nameplate. Very gaudy.


I love this car though, the overall exterior and that display setup in the dash. So cool.
__________________

2011 BMW 135i | Space Gray | ///M-Sport | BMW CCA #450291
Facebook / Instagram / YouTube / Twitter
Sylon is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      08-03-2011, 12:56 PM   #7
Year's_End
RWD only.
 
Year's_End's Avatar
 
Drives: '08 E92 335i
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: St. Pete, FL

Posts: 12,148
iTrader: (0)

Wish they would've given that review to Clarkson or Mays instead. Hammond has been my least fav of the three for awhile. That review was boring, which sucks because I was looking forward to that more than anything this season.
__________________
E92 335i: Space Grey|Coral Red|Aluminum Trim

Future Ride: 2015 Mustang GT Premium |Guard|401A|PP|Recaros|6MT
Year's_End is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      08-03-2011, 03:12 PM   #8
NewYearsBoy
Colonel
 
NewYearsBoy's Avatar
 
Drives: IS 300
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Bradenton FL

Posts: 2,365
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
Awesome car... Im still waiting on my friend at Lambo to call me when they get one in. I have to see it in person!!!
__________________
--------------------------------------------------------------

"Speed never killed anyone its very important to get that straight, Speed has never killed a soul. Suddenly becoming stationary thats what gets people." - Jeremy Clarkson
NewYearsBoy is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      08-03-2011, 03:34 PM   #9
hks786
Major General
 
Drives: *
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: UK

Posts: 5,348
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Year's_End View Post
Wish they would've given that review to Clarkson or Mays instead. Hammond has been my least fav of the three for awhile. That review was boring, which sucks because I was looking forward to that more than anything this season.
+1

I wanted to see it compared to other cars and I dunno just something a bit more dramatic. Still, that was a very impressive laptime.
__________________
hks786 is offline   United Kingdom
0
Reply With Quote
      08-03-2011, 04:55 PM   #10
Dushkara
Private
 
Drives: EveryWhere
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Somewhere

Posts: 62
iTrader: (0)

Nice Car!
Dushkara is offline   No_Country
0
Reply With Quote
      08-03-2011, 05:47 PM   #11
danniexi
Colonel
 
danniexi's Avatar
 
Drives: 2008 AW E92 335xi
Join Date: May 2008
Location: NJ

Posts: 2,029
iTrader: (14)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Kartelli View Post
Car is gorgeous! My only dislike is the center console trim/styling. Just doesnt seem to fit the lambo elegance.
WHATT.

How could you hate that center console? It has the start/stop button there... under a red flap. I'd pay the $400,000 just for that.

But anyway, yes, the car is awesome. Do want in white.
danniexi is offline   South Korea
0
Reply With Quote
      08-03-2011, 06:15 PM   #12
TheStig
Captain
 
TheStig's Avatar
 
Drives: F10 M5
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Central NJ

Posts: 743
iTrader: (4)

Wow i'm speechless.
__________________
Gone But Not Forgotten:|04 CLK55 Amg|07 GT500|08 335i FBO E92 6MT|09 E92 M3 DCT|
TheStig is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      08-03-2011, 06:15 PM   #13
DM1
Captain
 
DM1's Avatar
 
Drives: Waiting for it...
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Monterrey, Mexico.

Posts: 695
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2007 Z4 3.0si  [0.00]
2006 325i  [0.00]
2005 Renault Megane RS  [0.00]
Super awesome car, I like it A LOT! I think it is the most radical car of the regular cars since now we have the i8 as the most radical of the radical. Anyway, the Lambo is great and I would pay what it is worth as I believe it is worth the money.

On the downside, and as mentioned by Hammond, the lack of enthusiasm shown in the Lambo, and the McLaren have me worried that indeed super cars are loosing the sensation of a machine that is a challenge to use, a real heart stopper, not just a bunch of cool gizmos, technology and good looks. I really hope that Ferrari is listening to all this before they come out with the Ultimate Ferrari,... the 458 still has that passion, and if they can keep it with the new one and also beat the rest, the will still be King and the fight will continue, otherwise,... Game Over.
__________________


Follow my blog at http://dmauto.wordpress.com
DM1 is offline   Mexico
0
Reply With Quote
      08-03-2011, 06:38 PM   #14
san~man
Tired
 
san~man's Avatar
 
Drives: BMW-less
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: USA

Posts: 2,605
iTrader: (7)

3rd on the TG test track, wow.
__________________
BMW-less
san~man is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      08-03-2011, 07:12 PM   #15
swaite
High School Dropout
 
Drives: 2008 135i
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: PNW

Posts: 324
iTrader: (0)

Tears of joy from watching this.
__________________
swaite is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      08-03-2011, 11:51 PM   #16
disapr
drop a gear and...
 
Drives: 2010 M3
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Houston, TX

Posts: 961
iTrader: (4)

Garage List
2004 BMW M3  [0.00]
Need it... Thanks for sharing!
__________________
disapr is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      08-04-2011, 06:41 AM   #17
ptack
Brigadier General
 
ptack's Avatar
 
Drives: 135i
Join Date: May 2008
Location: NJ

Posts: 4,222
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2008 135i  [3.00]
A 12 cylinder Lambo that's not trying to kill you?
Looks like I'll have to buy something else.
__________________
135i, SGM, Coral, Sport Package, Auto, Premium Hifi, USB/ipod, Apex EC-7s, PPK Stage II
ptack is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      08-04-2011, 07:57 AM   #18
ponch_ki
Second Lieutenant
 
ponch_ki's Avatar
 
Drives: cars
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Manila, Philippines

Posts: 297
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Kartelli View Post
Car is gorgeous! My only dislike is the center console trim/styling. Just doesnt seem to fit the lambo elegance.
+1

Some buttons/knobs were recycled from Audis... why not make special ones for the car?
__________________
2008 AW E92 M3 (sold ) Amuse Ericsson Exhaust, Amuse Trunk, Vorsteiner Lip, BMW Performance Seats, AA SSK, AA Pulley, Gruppe-M Intake, BBS 19" LMs, AP Racing BBK
1994 BMW E36 M3 Euro (Track Car)
ponch_ki is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      08-04-2011, 08:42 AM   #19
KingOfJericho
Brigadier General
 
KingOfJericho's Avatar
 
Drives: Yes
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: CT

Posts: 4,986
iTrader: (1)

Garage List
2010 135i Coupe  [2.63]
video dead...
__________________
The views and opinions expressed in this post are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of Bimmerpost.

2010 S4 Current | 2010 BMW 135i Retired | 2006 Lotus Exige Retired
KingOfJericho is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      08-04-2011, 09:43 AM   #20
NewYearsBoy
Colonel
 
NewYearsBoy's Avatar
 
Drives: IS 300
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Bradenton FL

Posts: 2,365
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
Quote:
Originally Posted by san~man View Post
3rd on the TG test track, wow.
If you think about it it's really 2nd cus the V8 Atom is just 4 wheels and an engine... Love the Atoms but sorry..
__________________
--------------------------------------------------------------

"Speed never killed anyone its very important to get that straight, Speed has never killed a soul. Suddenly becoming stationary thats what gets people." - Jeremy Clarkson
NewYearsBoy is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      08-04-2011, 11:06 AM   #21
skim
Lieutenant
 
Drives: 07 Z4MC
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: SF Bay Area, CA

Posts: 556
iTrader: (0)

i thought i was a ferrari guy until saw this..
__________________
Future mod consideration: exhaust, pulley
otherwise, very happy with how the m3 was born
skim is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      08-04-2011, 12:07 PM   #22
miiipilot
Captain
 
miiipilot's Avatar
 
Drives: 2011 TiAg 135i 6mt M-Sport
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Cleveland, OH

Posts: 767
iTrader: (0)

This car just went to the head of my dream list.

I like the interior. It's like a fighter jet. Even though I like the minimalistic 1er interior, if I had a choice...I'd take the clutter of a fighter jet. I cannot wait to get a car with digital gauges like this or the LFA. Love the graphical interface.
__________________
miiipilot 2011 135i TiAg w/Black Boston 6mt M-Sport, Premium Pkg, Value Pkg
miiipilot is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:22 AM.




m3post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST