[s-cars] My butt momentarily in a BMW
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Mon Dec 3 18:09:08 PST 2007
I've been feeling the same in my ultimate assholemobile (E36 318is) during
the last months. But, when I'm behind the wheel, I forget what it looks like
ouside and just enjoy it.
And though it's, by far, not as fast as the S-Bitch in snow, it's way more
fun. Almost every corner is 4 wheels drift, even following the slow traffic
in our first feet and half of snow (Had some before, but just enough for the
When I'll be back on AWD, I think I'll keep the assholemobile for the snow
'81 Fiat Speeder in storage (I'm not crazy enough to drive top down in a
snow storm. I mean, not crazy enough yet).
'96 S-Bitch waiting for open-heart surgery
'94 318is aka "The Assholemobile" because I needed something to drive, now
just because it cannot keep a straight line in snow... and I love it!
De : s-car-list-bounces at audifans.com
[mailto:s-car-list-bounces at audifans.com] De la part de David Kase
Envoyé : 3 décembre 2007 15:47
À : matt ludwig.
Cc : s-car-list at audifans.com; Steve Voit
Objet : Re: [s-cars] My butt momentarily in a BMW
Its weird. When I had my M3 I always felt like I was borrowing the car,
like it wasn't mine. I had been in Audi's for years and went back to
them. It was like I was cheating on my car brand...
matt ludwig. wrote:
> must be a relative measure, as i would drive a number of bmws, if i
> did not live in an area where i literally *needed* AWD. they are great
> cars and while getting a bit too one-touch for my taste, still make
> very fun, dedicated, enjoyable, reliable cars to drive.
> matt ludwig.
> 1995.5 S6 Avant
> South Portland, Maine
> On Dec 3, 2007, at 3:38 PM, David Kase wrote:
>> Yeah, its a shame these cars have such a bad rap for having d!ckheads
>> driving them. I loved my E36 M3 and have been impressed by much lesser
>> I am now stuck in the Audi thing. I will not do without awd and do not
>> like being assumed to be a prick while driving.
>> David Kase
>> Steve Voit wrote:
>>> I spent some time in a BMW dealer and checked out the 535xi: Smooth
>>> engine, sport seats, manual trans, 4wd, Sporting character. Table-flat
>>> torque curve from 1400 to 5000+ rpm.
>>> I have stayed away till now because of bangle/ego/all that BMW stuff
>>> but was
>>> lured by manual tranny option. Didn't drive the car but will put it
>>> on my
>>> long-term-shop-list-for-car-in-3-years. Biggest repellent is iDrive
>>> what it does to interior style.
>>> Also checked out 330xi coupe: same specs, no iDrive, much more
>>> body. This is on my list with the A5.
>>> Nothing sacred about 3 years except that's when I only have 1 college
>>> tuition payment.
>>> Steve, takin' a superficial romp at lister's expense, V.
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