BMW M3 Forum (E90 E92)

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


Go Back   M3Post - BMW M3 Forum > E46 M3 Coupe and Convertible > General E46 M3 Talk
 
Steve Thomas BMW
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      09-02-2007, 06:00 PM   #1
dcaero
Private
dcaero's Avatar
1
Rep
72
Posts

 
Drives: E46 M3
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Tucson, AZ

iTrader: (0)

Proud New ///M3 Owner

06 M3 Black on Black with Titan Shadow Trim. CPO'd from the dealer with 7000 miles. I went to test drive it on Friday and knew within 1 minute of the test drive that it was what I wanted. I've been dreaming about owning an M3 for a long time, and now it has finally come true. I must note that I did test drive the E92 335i and it can be summed up by my wife's comment "This is like a normal car." You know I read on these forums about 335i vs M3 comparisons, and now that I have driven both there is no comparison. The difference between that single letter 'M' was worlds to me. The M3 was something special and had that extra soul to it. This was my first car purchase and the dealer was absolutely a wonderful experience.

My sales associate was named Karl Muik (do a google search). He races M3s and has been racing for years and years. It was really cool having him drive first and it couldn't have went better. Here's some quick point-and-shoot photos.
Attached Images
  
__________________

2006 BMW M3 | SMG | Jet Black | Black Nappa Leather | Titan Shadow Trim | HK Prem Audio
Appreciate 0
      09-02-2007, 06:40 PM   #2
Mark
Administrator
Mark's Avatar
United_States
1887
Rep
4,011
Posts

 
Drives: 1M
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: USA

iTrader: (1)

Garage List
Congrats
__________________
I'll take one please. BMW M3.
Appreciate 0
      09-02-2007, 06:45 PM   #3
Bubbarossa
Second Lieutenant
Bubbarossa's Avatar
3
Rep
208
Posts

 
Drives: 335i sedan
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: SoCal, CA

iTrader: (0)

Hey, if you've always wanted the M-series, i'm glad you got it, congrats!!! You may have regretted getting the 335 if you wanted that M3 (you won't regret having that M3). good decision.
__________________
2000 Jeep Wrangler
2007 335i AT, Sports Pkg, Heated Seats, Nav.
(delivered 4/17/07)
Appreciate 0
      09-02-2007, 08:18 PM   #4
dcaero
Private
dcaero's Avatar
1
Rep
72
Posts

 
Drives: E46 M3
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Tucson, AZ

iTrader: (0)

ya my only hesitation was paying so much for a car with a lot of miles, but then I found this one with only 7000 miles. It was just perfect.
__________________

2006 BMW M3 | SMG | Jet Black | Black Nappa Leather | Titan Shadow Trim | HK Prem Audio
Appreciate 0
      09-04-2007, 11:25 AM   #5
ase2dais
//Mdicted
ase2dais's Avatar
United_States
127
Rep
9,875
Posts

 
Drives: a Cop Magnet
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: 495 Ring

iTrader: (17)

Garage List
//M there is no substitute
Attached Images
 

Last edited by ase2dais; 09-22-2007 at 10:53 PM.
Appreciate 0
      09-09-2007, 01:07 AM   #6
Rascasse
Too Many Cars!
Rascasse's Avatar
United_States
0
Rep
15
Posts

 
Drives: E46 M3 Silver Gray/Charcoal
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Arizona

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
Send a message via Yahoo to Rascasse Send a message via Skype™ to Rascasse
It's always great when you realize a dream! Well done.

Have fun and be safe.....
__________________
Ciao......Dino
M3/SL55 AMG/Ferrari Challenge Stradale
Aston Martin V8 Vantage
Ferrari 348 SS/March/Cosworth Indycar www.VelocePerformance.com
Appreciate 0
      09-09-2007, 01:28 AM   #7
Johnny Lin
Lieutenant General
Johnny Lin's Avatar
Taiwan
236
Rep
11,312
Posts

 
Drives: AW E92 M3
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Bellevue, WA

iTrader: (42)

Congats! M is always the best!
Appreciate 0
      09-17-2007, 09:51 PM   #8
335Transformer
Captain
335Transformer's Avatar
United_States
18
Rep
795
Posts

 
Drives: Forecast: Sunny
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Florida

iTrader: (0)

If I pull up beside you - no matter how good my car looks that day - it is not an M. Nice car.
__________________
Appreciate 0
      09-17-2007, 10:24 PM   #9
ZuerstBMW
¡Viva España!
ZuerstBMW's Avatar
Spain
112
Rep
7,409
Posts

 
Drives: 14 SG F15
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Tampa, FL.

iTrader: (68)

Sweet car. Congrats
__________________
14 F15 X5 3.5i M-Sport SG Terra, Fineline Oak, Driver Pkg, Prem. Pkg, H/K, Spare, 20" 469M Rims, Park Assist, Surround View, Shades MODS Performance Black Grille & Rocker Panel Decals, Painted Reflectors, 3M Bra, Black OEM X5 Frame
Appreciate 0
      09-19-2007, 11:50 PM   #10
Lemans_Blue_M
Automotive Industry Insider
Lemans_Blue_M's Avatar
United_States
19
Rep
1,948
Posts

 
Drives: Lemans Blue M3
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Texas

iTrader: (0)

Congrat's on the new purchase!
__________________
The best is yet to come...
Appreciate 0
      09-20-2007, 01:57 AM   #11
Bennu
Colonel
Bennu's Avatar
United_States
33
Rep
2,257
Posts

 
Drives: BMW Coupe
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: West Palm Beach

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2014 BMW/M235i  [0.00]
Good Job. Car looks gr8!
__________________
------------------------------------------------
Lack of money is not the problem. It is merely a symptom of what's going on inside of you! - T Harv Eker

Appreciate 0
      10-23-2007, 07:40 PM   #12
aequitas330
Montego Blue FTW
aequitas330's Avatar
15
Rep
1,110
Posts

 
Drives: Montego Blue e90 328xi
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Northeast

iTrader: (0)

I like!
__________________
Sig designed by Nikki:

Appreciate 0
      11-20-2007, 10:08 PM   #13
m3rxn
Daddy R
13
Rep
940
Posts

 
Drives: boosted Inline 6's
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Southern Cali

iTrader: (0)

very nice but the chrome rims has gotta go my friend.
__________________
15 F82 M4, YMB-6MT/ext Black Merino/carbon fiber/19"Black 437M/LEDs/HK
07 E90 335i, TiAg-ZPP/ZSP/step/AA FMIC/GIAC S1/Ar OC/Ar OCC/Forge DVs/BMW PE/Full M-tech OEM
04 E46 M3, TiAg-6MT/ VFE SC stage I/CDV delete/Beisan Sytems/F10 M5 shift knob
Appreciate 0
      11-22-2007, 09:37 PM   #14
dcaero
Private
dcaero's Avatar
1
Rep
72
Posts

 
Drives: E46 M3
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Tucson, AZ

iTrader: (0)

I was surprised why it took so long for someone to say that. But replacing them is not in the funds anytime soon...I'll just have to 'live' with it. Poor me living with rims on an M3. Either way I have completely enjoyed the car since I got it.
__________________

2006 BMW M3 | SMG | Jet Black | Black Nappa Leather | Titan Shadow Trim | HK Prem Audio
Appreciate 0
      11-22-2007, 10:05 PM   #15
UltimateBMW
Brigadier General
UltimateBMW's Avatar
105
Rep
3,287
Posts

 
Drives: MP4
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: South

iTrader: (0)

Congrats, enjoy it.
Appreciate 0
      12-02-2007, 03:59 AM   #16
Takumi587
M3 Enthusiast
Takumi587's Avatar
United_States
11
Rep
528
Posts

 
Drives: BMW M3, 330Ci, 528i
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Irvine

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2002 330Ci  [0.00]
2005 E46 M3  [0.00]
Send a message via AIM to Takumi587
Nice welcome to the M family. I plan on trading my baby for the new one though...
Appreciate 0
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 08:25 PM.




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