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      03-19-2010, 10:57 AM   #45
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It's still just a guess. You have to look beyond the detailing and look at the proportions (which is most likely based on all those F30 mule sightings). However, it won't be a stretch to expect the F30 to take a lot of cues from the new 5 and 7 as BMW has adopted the same-sausage-different-lengths policy once more. A smaller and sportier version of the new 5er sounds about right! Should look great...
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      03-19-2010, 01:46 PM   #46
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the french should leave car making to the germans lol
the french invented fwd, nuff said
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      03-19-2010, 02:15 PM   #47
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Looks like a Lancer/Accord
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wow really off IMO. BMW seems to be going for more safe and conservative designs looking at the 7 and the new 5. and i dont think they would ever do anything like this. plus it looks really bad
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      03-20-2010, 07:47 PM   #49
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that is yuck
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i think not
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I like it,usually when you guys hate a design,it turns out great.hahaha

The E60,E63,E92 etc. weren't exactly well received at first...
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Absolutely disgusting, it looks like a pissed off, miniature X6.
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That looks like a Mitsubishi Lancer..

Not feeling it :s
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These conjectures of what the F30 is going to look like are getting pretty ridiculous.

I think BMW just needs to hire Jonsibal for its design and make everyone happy.
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That's what the F30 should have been.

F30's design looks like a step backwards from the E90. In twenty years time, ask somebody who doesn't know anything about BMW's to identify the older car and I bet they pick the F30. Rear/side panels are fine, but front end of the F30 looks totally out of place and very 1990's.
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If the F30 looked like anything in the OP I probably wouldn't have got one.

I like how the new F30 look over E90.
E90 sedan is boring. Coupe looks good.
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