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#1 (permalink) Old 12-16-2005, 11:14 AM
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Question The Hype!

Is it just me or is the thought of a supercharged or turbocharged BMW just like super-sex?

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Same reason a Ferrari is . . . $$$$$

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Not even just that... I think it just ads so much to an already classy vehicle. Yeah sure there are fast ass GTIs and such, but a BMW? IDK hearing a spool on a BMW is just sick! Maybe that's just my opinion.

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It is definitely sick. The inline six is one of the sweetest sounding engines IMO, especially with a nice exhaust. So add the sssssssssssss-PSHH to that. . . ooooooooooooh. I love it, I'm just not happy about paying for it.

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Thumbs up Turbos are great

...but Im glad bmw makes only N/A cars. Turbo slows down the response of a car and eats power before it gets to the wheels. It also shows true automotive perfaction behind every car, not like Merc AMG who only can make a car to keep up with an ///M by blowing it.

And plus, if you have a turbo ///M3, everyone knows whats up.

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...but Im glad bmw makes only N/A cars. Turbo slows down the response of a car and eats power before it gets to the wheels. It also shows true automotive perfaction behind every car, not like Merc AMG who only can make a car to keep up with an ///M by blowing it.

And plus, if you have a turbo ///M3, everyone knows whats up.
True, true. I'm definetely not a big fan of the Kompressor series... except for hot chicks!

And just a side note, you have ne of your better videos uploaded newhere? I saw one run of ur car against something and loved it, gemme more

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I agree. Although the e36 M3 engine already sounds AMAZING fromt he factory. I have many e46 M3 friends who wished the s54 sounded as perfect as a s50 or s52.


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And just a side note, you have ne of your better videos uploaded newhere? I saw one run of ur car against something and loved it, gemme more [/QUOTE]

What? Im sorry but Im not realy following you guys, what are you trying to say by "You have ne of you better bideos uploaded newhere?"

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And just a side note, you have ne of your better videos uploaded newhere? I saw one run of ur car against something and loved it, gemme more
What? Im sorry but Im not realy following you guys, what are you trying to say by "You have ne of you better bideos uploaded newhere?"

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I think you just have a hard time reading english... I asked for more videos of the sweet yellow beast

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Most likely because Im Ukrainian, but hey who cares about me, Ill try to get you some more vids of that yellow beauty

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Yeah, I'm really into N/A as well. It's almost like cheating, you know? I was talking to a friend of mine who has a 180sx and I was telling him that I want 10lb per hp (at the wheels) for my car, and he was like.. oh, well I already have 250 hp for mine.. I was like, you have a 4 cyl? How is that? and then before I could retract my statement, he was like Turbo... (duh) I don't know, to me it's not quite worth it.

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He probably did an engien swap.


orignally a 240sx he called it a 180sx. Did he do a sr20det?


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