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      01-18-2013, 06:49 AM   #4
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Drives: F31 340i Ruby Red II
Join Date: May 2012
Location: South Wales

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Originally Posted by Daveyc View Post

Lots of snow in Bristol. Was hoping my expensive BMW winter wheels and tyres would help, but I've been floundering all over the place with way less grip than my old 5 series had on 275 summer tyres.

Spent 40 minutes this morning trying to get out of my own driveway (narrow with a bit of a rise). Shovelled clear, swept and still couldn't get anywhere near making it.

The car is great but the Sottozero's are B**ll***s!

Not happy :-(
If the snow in Bristol is anything like what it is this side of the Severn Bridge then I salute you for even trying! We've got about 5-6 inches so my car is nicely tucked up under its blanket of snow and will remain there until conditions improve