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      10-20-2011, 10:28 AM   #67
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It's hilarious to read all the above bitching about the size and styling of a car that's nearly completely covered in camo - both swirly tape and plastic add-ons.
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      10-20-2011, 10:42 AM   #68
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      10-20-2011, 10:42 AM   #69
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I see you finally found ways to get your photographers motivated if they spent less time watching Glee.
Now if they spend less time watching "Jersey Shore" they might get the Cabrio and X5.
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perhaps it will be similar to a smaller 6er since the f30 is being referred to as the baby 5er
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      10-20-2011, 10:54 AM   #71
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With that sleek back window/trunk they could easily make it a hatchback.
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      10-20-2011, 10:55 AM   #72
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You sure this isn't the next gen mustang?
haha that's what I thought, the whole rear end/trunk are so large
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      10-20-2011, 10:58 AM   #73
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One thing to consider on size - the A5 is probably just as big. Would be interesting for someone to actually size this car in a graphics program from the pic. Looks like 17" wheels so there is a good reference point.
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      10-20-2011, 11:09 AM   #74
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      10-20-2011, 11:14 AM   #75
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The only thing anyone can tell from this picture is that it has two doors, the Hofmeister Kink, quad headlights, four wheels. That being said it does appear to have a more E46/36 style trunk!
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      10-20-2011, 11:17 AM   #76
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Too soon to say

Being a huge fan of the E92 I think this car has quite a spot to fill. The E92 has a design that has kept growing on me ever since its introduction.
That being said I don't think I see enough right now to say anything about the F32 yet. I like what appears to be really wide kidney grilles up front. I like the wide grille of the Z4.
Keeping my hopes up for this one. I wonder if BMW will differentiate it more from the F30, than they did with E92 vs E90.
Keep them spy shots coming
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      10-20-2011, 11:24 AM   #77
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Being a huge fan of the E92 I think this car has quite a spot to fill. The E92 has a design that has kept growing on me ever since its introduction.
That being said I don't think I see enough right now to say anything about the F32 yet. I like what appears to be really wide kidney grilles up front. I like the wide grille of the Z4.
Keeping my hopes up for this one. I wonder if BMW will differentiate it more from the F30, than they did with E92 vs E90.
Keep them spy shots coming
I believe it is supposed to be a little bit different (more than the E90 and E92/3)
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I see you finally found ways to get your photographers motivated if they spent less time watching Glee.
Now if they spend less time watching "Jersey Shore" they might get the Cabrio and X5.
X5? you mean X3M?
cabrio? hmmm isn't it soon for the 3er cabrio to start testing?

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BMW have tapped into this by mirroring typical BMW dynamics and steering communication within the new UKL cars.
You mean massive body roll, a steering system that is not connected to the front wheels, and the engine note played through the speaker system?!?!?!?!
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Yep......what the heck...keep the lights!
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Yikes. Doesn't look that great to me.
I agree.
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This is the lil gall I've had my eye on for so long.

435i / 440i coupe?

Yes, please!
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      10-20-2011, 11:40 AM   #82
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not feeling those tail lights
correct me if im wrong but the lights seem to a stick on type light used just for testing, the real lights are under camo. again being a test mule this thing probably has alot of "testing" equipment and parts on it.
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      10-20-2011, 11:41 AM   #83
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with each unveiling/spying, BMW keeps telling me they peaked aesthetically with the pre-LCI E92.
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correct me if im wrong but the lights seem to a stick on type light used just for testing, the real lights are under camo. again being a test mule this thing probably has alot of "testing" equipment and parts on it.
You are correct sir.

The real tail lights are underneath the camo.
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for those complaining about the size, get a 2 series!

who didn't see this coming? 6 series is now like the old 8 series, like driving a 2 door 7 series! it really is inbetween a 5 and 7 in size, so that means the 4 series is going to be inbetween the 3 and 5 series in size and I think closer to the 5.
Umm... No.

The problem with your logic is the 4-series is a 3-series coupe. It is a 3-series chassis, with 3-series running gear, with two-doors.

Please people, don't let the number "4" trick you. It is marketing.

The 6-series is a completely different case. It is not a two-door 5-series.
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People.

This is a 3-series coupe. The are not lengthening the normal F30 chassis to make this car.

It is simply a F30 with two-doors, and different body panels.
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People.

This is a 3-series coupe. The are not lengthening the normal F30 chassis to make this car.

It is simply a F30 with two-doors, and different body panels.
well the F30 is already longer and wider, is their confirmation its the same chassis? is the 6 the same as the 5? is the A5 the same as the A4?
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