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      09-12-2013, 12:44 PM   #67
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No way. Not many vehicle noises are better than the 458's. The only ones I can think of might be the CGT and a LFA. But you wouldn't have to haul ass in 458 to make that great noise.

I think the only reason people are even mentioning the F car is because the OP brought it up.
Put the Ferrari F12 in that group as well!
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No way. Not many vehicle noises are better than the 458's. The only ones I can think of might be the CGT and a LFA. But you wouldn't have to haul ass in 458 to make that great noise.

I think the only reason people are even mentioning the F car is because the OP brought it up.
Is the Ferrari 458 even offered in true 6 speed manual with 3 pedals or is it just cool looking with the automatic paddle shifting AKA like the automatic/dct M3?

I am sorry but a 6 speed Lamborghini Gallardo SL or the Aventador look more up to date, modern, and more appealing to me.

For the money, the Bugatti SS or the Koenigsegg is the way to go. Ferrari? Umm I will pass. Thanks! LMAO
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      09-12-2013, 05:26 PM   #69
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Is the Ferrari 458 even offered in true 6 speed manual with 3 pedals or is it just cool looking with the automatic paddle shifting AKA like the automatic/dct M3?

I am sorry but a 6 speed Lamborghini Gallardo SL or the Aventador look more up to date, modern, and more appealing to me.

For the money, the Bugatti SS or the Koenigsegg is the way to go. Ferrari? Umm I will pass. Thanks! LMAO


I believe the 458 does come in manual. Don't quote me.


And i also would choose a Gallardo over the Ferrari. The lines on the Lamborghinis are more solid, and the looks itself are more outgoing to me as opposed to the softer lines on the Ferrari.
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      09-12-2013, 05:27 PM   #70
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I know sound is subjective but I thought it was universally accepted that a Ferrari sounds much much better than an M3
Ferrari sounds too raspy and high pitch to me.
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Ferrari sounds too raspy and high pitch to me.


You probably feel the M3 sounds better than a Carrera GT too.
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      09-12-2013, 08:41 PM   #72
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So you wouldn't take a 458 over your M3? Sorry dude, but ease up on the kool-aid. M3s are great cars but 458s are in a whole different category (above M3s).
I enjoy my GT-R and my M3. The M3 is a fantastic car, but no where near the 458. Not even close. If I only could have two cars; I would gladly move out of the M3 to a 458 any day for an equitable deal.
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Drove the 458 all day and took it to 328km/h on autobahn.

When I first heard the exhaust, I went blind. Did not even pay any attention to the interior.
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You probably feel the M3 sounds better than a Carrera GT too.
Sound is subjective.
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you guys are crazy. the gallardo is better than the 458?! joking right?
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Put the Ferrari F12 in that group as well!
that F12 is the shit. the 458 is an "entry level" ferrari and it kicks the shit out of the competition LOL.
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Lol@guys wouldnt trade m3 for Maserati. I'm actually going to put my m3 for sale to hop in a gran turismo.

Don't even start with 458....I swear some of you guys are too much...I love our m3 but its nowhere near the exotics.
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      09-13-2013, 01:16 AM   #78
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you guys are crazy. the gallardo is better than the 458?! joking right?
Dude don't bother. Half the cats on here don't know wtf they talking about. Saying 458 is dated lmao....
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Performance wise ,430,458 will beat m3 all day long but I love the sound of M3 more then F430 and 458.
Sorry, but you lost me there.
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Ferrari sounds too raspy and high pitch to me.
Dude, that's how a V8 SHOULD sound. It's simply mindbogglingly amazing. Like the gods sent us a last present before we have to drive electric cars with fake sounds.
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you guys are crazy. the gallardo is better than the 458?! joking right?


I don't know about performance stats between the two, but looks wise I love the Gallardo's. Especially white.
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Dude don't bother. Half the cats on here don't know wtf they talking about. Saying 458 is dated lmao....
So what if it's dated. It's still infinitely more desirable and high tech than pretty 99.999% of super cars out there. I love the S65 to death, but it's not a match even against the F430's lump.
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Sorry, but you lost me there.
I got a feeling FVM3 will regret having said that some day...
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This keeps getting better. Youve won grand prize with R&T magazine! Choose between 458, 991, m3!!

Magazine editor: wtf he chose the m3?!

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So what if it's dated. It's still infinitely more desirable and high tech than pretty 99.999% of super cars out there. I love the S65 to death, but it's not a match even against the F430's lump.
Dude I was trying to be sarcastic. Lol

The 458 hands down is easily one of the best looking exotics and certainly does not look ancient.
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For the money, the Bugatti SS or the Koenigsegg is the way to go. Ferrari? Umm I will pass. Thanks! LMAO
Koenigsegg is in a completely different class. Agera R is KING!
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This thread, starting with the title and including a lot of the content, has to be one of the most ridiculous things I have read on this site in a LONG time. Frickin epic in terms of its nonsense. M3 better than a 458. M3 exhaust sounding better than a Ferrari. Holy f*$k. Pass me some of that grade A shit that is being smoked around here 'cause I want to get baked as well.
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This thread, starting with the title and including a lot of the content, has to be one of the most ridiculous things I have read on this site in a LONG time. Frickin epic in terms of its nonsense. M3 better than a 458. M3 exhaust sounding better than a Ferrari. Holy f*$k. Pass me some of that grade A shit that is being smoked around here 'cause I want to get baked as well.
perfectly said.
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