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      12-03-2012, 12:06 AM   #23
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I'm sure BMW is happy that the 20 people who fit the demographic for this car will buy one though.
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      12-03-2012, 12:07 AM   #24
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on a side note i think its funny theyre using an ML AMG as the camera car haha
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      12-03-2012, 12:08 AM   #25
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Right with you on that feeling. Any ideas if this front is similar to the 4 Coupe's? Since they both have that vent in front of the door.
If so the people complaining about the lights connecting to the grill are really gonna throw a fit.
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Will it have a better interior compared the F30 sedan, like the 5GT has over the F10?
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      12-03-2012, 12:11 AM   #27
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I'm sure BWW couldn't care less what I think but the side vent on this and 4 series are ridiculous. I'm predicting dismissal sales.
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      12-03-2012, 12:12 AM   #28
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Right with you on that feeling. Any ideas if this front is similar to the 4 Coupe's? Since they both have that vent in front of the door.
The 3 Series variants all share a very similar front end (as seen on the 3GT). But, the 4 Series Coupe will get a significantly sleeker and sportier front fascia to set it apart.

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If so the people complaining about the lights connecting to the grill are really gonna throw a fit.
The 4 Series Coupe has always been known to have its headlights also connecting to the kidney grilles.
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      12-03-2012, 12:13 AM   #29
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In the mid-90s, BMW tried selling a 3 Series hatchback in Canada. Very few were sold. The 5er GT has been another dud here.
I do not believe this 3er GT hatchback would sell well in North America. How many luxury hatchbacks do you see on North American roads ? GM is having a really tough time giving away the Volt hatchback ! Perhaps the Chinese market would welcome the 3er GT ?
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      12-03-2012, 12:14 AM   #30
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I do not understand why 5er and 3er GT models look clunky compared to the Audi A7. The black trim on the vent is not cool.
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      12-03-2012, 12:15 AM   #31
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ugly, just like their last gt
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      12-03-2012, 12:20 AM   #32
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I'm not fan of GT but I am only fine with BMW 6 series GC. Check 6 series GC with Vossen rims, it look nice!

http://www.vossenwheels.com/gallery/FileUpload/Gallery/BMW_5%20Series_VVSCV3_5d9.jpg
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      12-03-2012, 12:21 AM   #33
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      12-03-2012, 12:23 AM   #35
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I approve of this car. Much more sleek than the 5GT. Don't like the side vent though
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      12-03-2012, 12:24 AM   #37
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It's awful.
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Definitely looks better than the 5GT... The silver Msport isn't too bad...
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      12-03-2012, 12:26 AM   #39
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Acura ruined their beautiful and well selling 3G TL and TL-S for the atrocious 4G TL. The forum (which I know only represents like 1% of buyers) was like WTF and the market responded with WTF.

I feel like BMW is doing that to our cherished 3. Learn from other people's mistakes BMW!

edit I also owned an e36 318ti, and that hatchback was ugly then and this hatch hasn't improved. end rant.
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      12-03-2012, 12:27 AM   #40
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I am sorry but that deserves a...LOL
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Oh and that side vent looks even worse on a finished car.
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      12-03-2012, 12:29 AM   #42
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Whereas the 5GT is somewhat less attractive than a Panamera, I actually like this 3GT more than that car, aesthetically speaking. I suppose that's faint praise. But they've definitely made some progress with the greenhouse.

As with the 4, I'm not sure I "get" the new fender vent element, but the satin one helps deflect the attention at least.
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      12-03-2012, 12:29 AM   #43
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Blech. I'd rather have the Touring.
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      12-03-2012, 12:31 AM   #44
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Hmm... Interesting
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