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      07-09-2019, 11:03 AM   #23
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Muffler needs to be bigger and lower, I am disappoint. Hopefully they redeem themselves with some properly large grilles unlike the apologetic ones on the 7 LCI and X7.
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Still bummed about the loss of the hard top.

I suspect the weight saving from going back to soft top will be disappointing. And I'm sure there will be no cost reduction either...
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The bucktooth grills are definitely there...#BeaverW
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      07-09-2019, 11:27 AM   #26
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Anyone else notice the bumper styling on the 8er?
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      07-09-2019, 11:50 AM   #28
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Seems like the rear wheels fit the rear fender significantly better than the current gen
Is it me, or is this missing the fender bulges?
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      07-09-2019, 12:14 PM   #30
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Shape looks a lot like an Audi S5
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      07-09-2019, 12:14 PM   #31
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      07-09-2019, 12:15 PM   #32
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Finally BMW got a clean looking rag-top just like Porsches. In the past all rag tops looked really weird with supporting beams poking out underneath.
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      07-09-2019, 12:25 PM   #33
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Finally BMW got a clean looking rag-top just like Porsches. In the past all rag tops looked really weird with supporting beams poking out underneath.
I think the rag tops look nice on the Boxster and 911 because the cars are small/relatively small. Always thought they looked a bit strange on larger cars - hard to tell how it will really look with all this camo, but I wonder because the G83 will be even bigger than the F83.
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      07-09-2019, 12:31 PM   #34
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I hope my eyes are deceiving me but I see a silhouette of a massive kidney grill behind the camo.
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Needs to be:

1. RWD only
2. DCT/6MT
3. Wider fender for wider tires
4. Lighter
5. Faster
Not gonna happen... stick with an M2C

Regardless of what the "purists" cry for, most buyers use the M3/M4 as daily drivers.
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Not gonna happen... stick with an M2C

Regardless of what the "purists" cry for, most buyers use the M3/M4 as daily drivers.
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It also looks like the front wheels are a different style than the rear wheels. I can't imagine BMW would actually sell the M4 with different wheels. I'm assuming it's just because this is a test mule?
Thought I saw posted a while back that the G8x M3/4 will come with 19" Front, 20" Rear wheels.
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      07-09-2019, 01:40 PM   #38
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Does anyone feel the heritage of ///M slipping away?

I sorta miss the days when an ///M car was only offered in a couple flavors and it was the epitome of BMW engineering.

There are so many models now I feel it's just not as special as it used to be.
Slipping??
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      07-09-2019, 01:42 PM   #39
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Not gonna happen... stick with an M2C

Regardless of what the "purists" cry for, most buyers use the M3/M4 as daily drivers.
I will drive my next M car mostly in congested city and occasionally on track so I prefer ZF8AT.
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      07-09-2019, 01:48 PM   #40
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I hope my eyes are deceiving me but I see a silhouette of a massive kidney grill behind the camo.
Ya think?!
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Needs to be:

1. RWD only
2. DCT/6MT
3. Wider fender for wider tires
4. Lighter
5. Faster
I wish this would happen but I'm just crossing my fingers and hoping they'll still put 6MT in the G80/G82 at this point.
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1. It's too big. Stop.
2. People prefer hard-tops
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...I see a silhouette of a massive kidney grill behind the camo.
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Top of the bumper might has similar design to F8x ?
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