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Old 01-16-2013, 06:26 AM   #31
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Serious? Cool! Tell me a little about it!
Amazing brakes, flawless handling and a torquey inline 6 that sounds great mated to a 6 speed manual transmission that shifts like butter.

Disconnect the traction control and you can really have some fun.

The only mod Ihave done is to put ceramic brake pads on all 4 wheels it keeps them clean of brake dust.

I am going to hate selling it in a few months. Off to the Bahamas then Newport for the summer then to the BVI,S for the winter.
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Old 01-16-2013, 07:45 AM   #32
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Amazing brakes, flawless handling and a torquey inline 6 that sounds great mated to a 6 speed manual transmission that shifts like butter.

Damn. I am excited
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Old 01-16-2013, 08:21 AM   #33
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a torquey inline 6 that sounds great
I still can hear the sound of the '89 635 I got to drive, back then. Spent a fair amount of time with an '87 325, too. I love the BMW inline 6.
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Old 01-16-2013, 08:55 AM   #34
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Thanks! It looks like I've bought one and yet never sat in one so the 6'3" part makes me very happy. I'm buying the car in VA and getting it shipped. Hopefully in about a week or so I'll be having some fun.

IMHO they are truly beautiful and unique cars.
You have never driven a Z4? No test drive?
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Old 01-17-2013, 08:31 AM   #35
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You have never driven a Z4? No test drive?
Nope.



Don't need no stinking test drive when this is what I'm buying plus, I have slideways word for it
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Old 01-17-2013, 01:37 PM   #36
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Where did you get it from? Find it online?

I've driven several Z4s, and they were all spectacular. If I had the extra money for a dedicated sporty car the Z4 would be on my list.
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Old 01-17-2013, 01:40 PM   #37
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Where did you get it from? Find it online?

I've driven several Z4s, and they were all spectacular. If I had the extra money for a dedicated sporty car the Z4 would be on my list.
I've been looking online for the last couple of months. Autotrader and searchtempest.com

Kicked a few tires until I found the perfect one for me. They sell pretty fast but new ones come up.
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Old 01-17-2013, 03:09 PM   #38
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Old 01-18-2013, 10:32 AM   #39
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Old 01-18-2013, 11:23 AM   #40
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Nope.



Don't need no stinking test drive when this is what I'm buying plus, I have slideways word for it
Very nice!
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Old 01-18-2013, 11:32 AM   #41
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Hey Bueller! I like this car! Happy now? (PS, I also like Z4s, Z3s, and all the M iterations of both)
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Old 01-18-2013, 03:45 PM   #42
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Hey Bueller! I like this car! Happy now? (PS, I also like Z4s, Z3s, and all the M iterations of both)
Had a Z3 , M Roadster.

At launch it would lift it's front end like an old Chris Craft.

Fun ride in spite of that trait.
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Old 01-18-2013, 04:50 PM   #43
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Old 01-19-2013, 06:46 AM   #44
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Old 01-21-2013, 07:56 AM   #45
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I was watching the Speed channel last night and a GT1 race came on.



http://gt1world.com/

So cool and my new car keeps VERY nice company

Aston Martin

Audi R8

Ferrari 458

Ford GT

Lamborghni

McLaren

Mercedes SLS

Prosche


Good company indeed
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