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Old 06-20-2003, 05:28 PM   #1 (permalink)
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good video, but id still take the M3 even if its a second slower around the track

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well then its a repost sucka!
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m3 pwnz still, no doubt about it....
unless you need all wheel drive, then the S4 is better in that respect.
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i know! M3 still owns the S4.
Audi is playing the MBZ style which is using big engine!
thats cool, tho.
the V8 S4 makes the M3 look so much better with only a great I6 engine!
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Old 06-21-2003, 07:29 AM   #9 (permalink)
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i know! M3 still owns the S4.
Audi is playing the MBZ style which is using big engine!
thats cool, tho.
the V8 S4 makes the M3 look so much better with only a great I6 engine!
absoloutly, but i wish bmw woudlve made it a 3.5, just so it would have a LITTLE more torque....
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Kit,Jun 21 2003, 12:09 AM] i know! M3 still owns the S4.
Audi is playing the MBZ style which is using big engine!
thats cool, tho.
the V8 S4 makes the M3 look so much better with only a great I6 engine!
absoloutly, but i wish bmw woudlve made it a 3.5, just so it would have a LITTLE more torque.... [/b][/quote]
the next 3 series will the the 350i i heard putting out 240hp and more torque, i think late 2004, early 2005 B)
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Kit,Jun 21 2003, 12:09 AM] i know! M3 still owns the S4.
Audi is playing the MBZ style which is using big engine!
thats cool, tho.
the V8 S4 makes the M3 look so much better with only a great I6 engine!

absoloutly, but i wish bmw woudlve made it a 3.5, just so it would have a LITTLE more torque....
the next 3 series will the the 350i i heard putting out 240hp and more torque, i think late 2004, early 2005 B) [/b][/quote]
you mean 335! yes, bmw needs more hp in the current 330, id expect it to have about 260...240 is too low
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Kit,Jun 21 2003, 12:09 AM] i know! M3 still owns the S4.
Audi is playing the MBZ style which is using big engine!
thats cool, tho.
the V8 S4 makes the M3 look so much better with only a great I6 engine!

absoloutly, but i wish bmw woudlve made it a 3.5, just so it would have a LITTLE more torque....
the next 3 series will the the 350i i heard putting out 240hp and more torque, i think late 2004, early 2005 B) [/b][/quote]
you mean 335! yes, bmw needs more hp in the current 330, id expect it to have about 260...240 is too low [/b][/quote]
240 is well enough, hell, i think the 184 is uber fast.
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good video, but id still take the M3 even if its a second slower around the track

http://www.yoyo.org/~andy/private/TopgearM3.wmv
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Kit,Jun 21 2003, 12:09 AM] i know! M3 still owns the S4.
Audi is playing the MBZ style which is using big engine!
thats cool, tho.
the V8 S4 makes the M3 look so much better with only a great I6 engine!

absoloutly, but i wish bmw woudlve made it a 3.5, just so it would have a LITTLE more torque....

the next 3 series will the the 350i i heard putting out 240hp and more torque, i think late 2004, early 2005 B)
you mean 335! yes, bmw needs more hp in the current 330, id expect it to have about 260...240 is too low [/b][/quote]
240 is well enough, hell, i think the 184 is uber fast. [/b][/quote]
if thats the next gen 3, the next gen M3 will have a V8, and the gap will still be too big. And BMW needs 260+ to compete with cars like maxima, g35, acura tl type S....225 just doesnt cut it anymroe.....280 would be ideal in the 335 (hell, the g35 coupe has that much out of a 3.5) and the m3 would be nice with 370hp....
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yeah, but then cars are getting to fast, too quick. the 280hp G35 coupe isn't that much faster than the 330Ci. i think the G35 coupe does 0 to 60 in 6.1 seconds, that's horrible for that much power. and power doesn't mean anything, too much and it might ruin the overall driving experience
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