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#1 (permalink) Old 05-01-2005, 11:01 AM
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I wanna call the guy up and go check it out, maybe get a ride in it, I hear the cars a monster

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Damn that's mad nice, im only 30 mins away in Huntington, I might have to check that out.

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god i must own an 8er one day, one of the sexiest bmw's ever made, imo

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Yea that car is sick, just saw another one in my town, but it was an 840, still hot.

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Agreed that the car is sexy, but for me because it is unique. Hopefully you can get this - I'm still waiting for that z8 to magically drop on my doorstep.


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i'll never understand why the 8 series wasnt more popular. just the wrong car at the wrong time i guess.. but i'll always love and lust after them.

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the 850 is cool, but notice that the 840s are usually worth more. the V12 wasn't exactly a fabulous engine.

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That V12 (S70) you're talkin about that isn't so fabulous is actually the engine in the McLaren F1 only tweaked for more performance (known as S70/2)...pffff not fabulous my ass, it kicks ass!!!!

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yes, but in the 850, it made a rather lackluster amount, especially considering its weight. only the 850CSi made a good amount of power.

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tru CSi is the way to go............

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still, the Ci is a nice car - the only reason i'd buy the car advertised above is a a museum peice due to its low mileage. i'd buy one of the examples with a few more miles and tune it for more power, personally - that way i don't feel bad destroying a collector's piece like the car above.

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Car is definetly sick, but autotragedy, still sick car though.

and yes, i have heard numerous times that the V12 was a good engine, but the 840 engine was more reliable in terms of constantly pushing it hard and such.

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Well, looks like it sold for 42 grand.

850ci ... weak sides:

- not a CSi
- that one is automatic
- not much faster or famous than the 840ci... unless it's CSi

with all that said, if I had money I would still have bought it.

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so sad that it is automatic

otherwise beautiful car

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