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Old 04-27-2004, 08:52 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Well I am a BMW fan but the porsche boxster is just toooo nice.
The only thing I can say for sure about price is the m3 will be 2k less.


So which is a better can (be honest):
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Old 04-27-2004, 09:40 AM   #2 (permalink)
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http://auto.joins.com/upboard/pds/pdst/Bes...ukubaBattle.asf

that video should help you decide. the boxter in it is totaly pwnt by the other cars. and the M3 comes in 2nd.
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IMO I think boxters are extremely ugly.

My advice drive the M3 and it will sell its self :-)
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Yeah the boxster looks fugly yo. Im dead serious.

and since u said 99 boxster, that means u got no possibility for a boxster S. The boxster gets pwnd by all roadster (Z4, s2000) and owned by the M.

The M is faster, sleeker, and far more economically beneficial.
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not to mention it's a BMW.
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Old 04-27-2004, 12:09 PM   #6 (permalink)
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damn those japanese ppl really can drive!!!! I liked when they were shifting,breaking,and hitting the gas all at the same time!~ That shit takes some skill! I wanta do that some day
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i still like how the porsche looks. but ya the m3 owns it
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LOL towards the end the dude in the porsche starts commenting on the interior because hes pretty much out of the race lol.
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i wonder how the gt3 would have done in that race
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hey is there any more of those videos anywhere ????
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boxter is a girls car.... plus an m3 is sweeeeeeeeeeeet
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its called heel and toeing (sum peepz say toe and heel).

all my friends with sticks do it 24/7

i do it whenever i drive their cars

its just way too fun

It's essetially downshifting but much faster than a simple nuettal rev match shift down operation because the rev match is quickly done WHILE down shifting instead of stoppin in nuetral. also the heel does the rev match as the car is braking in corners by pressing the gas wit the toes

they have special pedals for this that have a little extension on the side that kinda looks like a sliding out door.
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Awesome clip!!!! what happen to the R34? hmmmm anyhow cool!
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honestly the M3 outperforms the boxster in every way except for maybe status wise.
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