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    1. #76
      Quote Originally Posted by ZPayne View Post
      Yeah, its not going to look like that. I don't care if they have been somewhat "accurate" in the past.
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      Quote Originally Posted by CTK View Post
      If you're scared just say you're scared man. We are here for you
      Well, I'm scared. It'd be great for Halloween but theres 364 other days in a year that it's just gonna be awkward.

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      If anyone is interested, in one hour BMW will be unveiling the 4 series concept here with the gigantic grilles. It will give you a decent idea of what the m3/4 will be working with.

      http://www.live.bmwgroup.com/en/live-streaming/

      The most recent renderings, which have been quite accurate over the last couple generations


      And in Hide The Grille As Much As Possible Black

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      Also, these CF bucket seats will be optional in the US


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    7. #81
      I honestly cannot believe that this what BMW design has come to. It is the ugliest 3 series by far. That front end may go down in history as one of the ugliest as well. Incredible...
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      Jesus, that was like reading the national inquirer of auto rags....

      I'll be hunting for a CPO F8x m3/4 in about a year and a half. This pig/rat nose crap might keep the values higher than I had hoped.
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      praise the lowered
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      I'm sure it's gonna drive fine though.

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    12. #86
      Quote Originally Posted by Uber Wagon View Post
      I'm sure it's gonna drive fine though.

      So it will be perfect, except I will need to blindfold myself before entering or exiting the vehicle.

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      Yeah, I am usually the voice of reason on here saying "people will get used to it," and "it will be great when it's finally released."

      I don't think that I can get used to this car. Woa.

      I also realized that, despite growing up as a BMW fanboy, there isn't a single BMW model that excites me anymore. The closest is the M2 Competition, but even that looks odd, is only available as a coupe, and has some of the F8x foibles.
      Quote Originally Posted by cockerpunk
      this is due to your inexperience with performance driving . . . you really do have to take a car to a performance driving event, track day, autocross, ice race etc to get a feel for how a car actually performs. and you have to have the knowledge and skill to be able to manipulate the car in such a way as to get it and keep it at the edge.

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      hard pass

      i hope to god they fire who ever designed the latest design language with grills...


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      Quote Originally Posted by SchnellFowVay View Post
      Yeah, I am usually the voice of reason on here saying "people will get used to it," and "it will be great when it's finally released."

      I don't think that I can get used to this car. Woa.

      I also realized that, despite growing up as a BMW fanboy, there isn't a single BMW model that excites me anymore. The closest is the M2 Competition, but even that looks odd, is only available as a coupe, and has some of the F8x foibles.
      Agreed 100%. Right around the time I started learning to drive, the E36 M3 and E39M5 were fantasy cars of mine. While I do appreciate the M2, everything else in BMW's line up is just uninspired or actively hideous. I used to be a big fan of BMW over Merc- now I'm indifferent to both.

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      It's not only the grille, but the vents in the bumper are absolutely massive too. I wonder if they had to do all this for cooling. Surely there are more elegant ways to get around that - This is bad.

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      "Of course that's just my opinion; I could be wrong."

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      that thing is terrible, even the interior looks half assed

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      Quote Originally Posted by patrikman View Post
      Asking OT for relationship advice makes about as much sense as asking TCL what car to buy.
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      About 5 oclock I realized I needed to go to Costco for some white people stuff.

    21. #95
      Quote Originally Posted by Mazda 3s View Post
      I'm with this guy. Given that manuals are all but dead, really no reason not to go AMG at this point. BMW you let me down.

    22. #96
      Quote Originally Posted by Jimmy Russells View Post
      It's not only the grille, but the vents in the bumper are absolutely massive too. I wonder if they had to do all this for cooling. Surely there are more elegant ways to get around that - This is bad.
      Apparently they are going function over form for the aero of this gen. I don't think this rendering is all that accurate, but it will supposedly have very aggressive aero.

      Quote Originally Posted by greyvdub_v2.0 View Post
      I'm with this guy. Given that manuals are all but dead, really no reason not to go AMG at this point. BMW you let me down.
      Manual has been confirmed for the M3/4

    23. #97
      Quote Originally Posted by TheCool View Post
      Apparently they are going function over form for the aero of this gen. I don't think this rendering is all that accurate, but it will supposedly have very aggressive aero.
      You can do Aero without looking bad though. Plenty of cars with aggressive Aero look fantastic.

    24. #98
      Quote Originally Posted by Nealric View Post
      You can do Aero without looking bad though. Plenty of cars with aggressive Aero look fantastic.
      Well, we don't know what it looks like yet. From the leaks I think the grilles look pretty bad, but we haven't seen the aero yet.

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      BMW is competing with Lexus for ultra-ugly grills.

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      It doesn't look good. But maybe it will work somehow... lol.

      Atleast it will have a manuel.

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