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Old 11-11-2008, 09:35 PM   #1 (permalink)
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7.40i v. 7.40iL

Hey guys,
I used to know this right as i got my car, but i cannot remember. What is the difference between the i and the iL?
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Old 11-11-2008, 11:37 PM   #2 (permalink)
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The iL has a longer wheelbase length (which means it's a bit heavier).
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no worries I did 145 on 101 heading to los angeles. The car is amazing. mine is an i. :-)
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no worries I did 145 on 101 heading to los angeles. The car is amazing. mine is an i. :-)
So you have an 740i Sport
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