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      02-07-2012, 01:40 PM   #1
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Thumbs up Took delivery of my F30 - 2012 BMW 328i Sport Line

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Mineral Gray interior Coral Red 18" wheels but will replace them for 19" M Sport when available


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      02-07-2012, 01:54 PM   #2
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Looks fantastic, love the Mineral Grey.

Quick question, does the car have the Xenon headlights?
I have been searching for a picture of the new F30 without Xenons, but it appears most of the press cars have the Xenon headlights fitted.

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Congrats as (one of) the first to post his car here. Excellent colour.
When can you drive? After Feb 11th I guess? Next week? Or this week already?

Those are not xenons are they?
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Awesome! What kind of tires on the sportline?
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Looks fantastic, love the Mineral Grey.

Quick question, does the car have the Xenon headlights?
I have been searching for a picture of the new F30 without Xenons, but it appears most of the press cars have the Xenon headlights fitted.

Cheers

Thank you! Yes .. it has the xenon lights
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      02-07-2012, 02:02 PM   #6
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Congrats as (one of) the first to post his car here. Excellent colour.
When can you drive? After Feb 11th I guess? Next week? Or this week already?

Those are not xenons are they?
Thank you ! mmm, nop, I am driving this car since February 1st.
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Wow! you have had it for a few days, mini review perhaps?

thoughts on the N20, transmission, do you have premeium sound? how is it?
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Awesome! What kind of tires on the sportline?

Thanks!

All tires are RunFlat Goodyear 225 45R18 but I think the 19" wheels that will have the F30 with the M Sport package will fit better .
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the picture from the side looks amazing!
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All tires are RunFlat Goodyear 225 45R18 but I think the 19" wheels that will have the F30 with the M Sport package will fit better .
What goodyear model?...i was going to check them out on tire rack

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Just drove the f30 328i and I love it. Was worried about the new steering but I have no complaints
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Congrats. Really nice. I wasn't digging on the coral red, but after seeing yours, I kinda like it!
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Congrats. Really nice. I wasn't digging on the coral red, but after seeing yours, I kinda like it!
for me it's white for the sport line... but top choice would have to go to estoril blue on m sport
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BMW told me to drive up to 4500 RPM and 140KPH as maximum for the first 2,000Kms , is this normal? . The transmission feels very soft and makes very quick changes The car is really faster than my 325i 2008 (M Sport Package) but I really miss the M steering wheel in the F30.

It is supposed that this F30 Sport is 10mm lower than Modern and Luxory version but in comparison with the 325i 2008 (M Sport package) the F30 is really taller. I think the tires are the diference because the 2008 has 225 40R18 front and 255 35R18 rear.
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for me it's white for the sport line... but top choice would have to go to estoril blue on m sport
White and interior coral red will look fantastic
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BMW told me to drive up to 4500 RPM and 140KPH as maximum for the first 2,000Kms , is this normal? . The transmission feels very soft and makes very quick changes The car is really faster than my 325i 2008 (M Sport Package) but I really miss the M steering wheel in the F30.

It is supposed that this F30 Sport is 10mm lower than Modern and Luxory version but in comparison with the 325i 2008 (M Sport package) the F30 is really taller. I think the tires are the diference because the 2008 has 225 40R18 front and 255 35R18 rear.
thought the lowered ride height is only for the m sport not on the sport line.
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What goodyear model?...i was going to check them out on tire rack

thanks!
Will check tires at home and will let you know the exactly information about the tires because at work I drive my nissan .
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BMW told me to drive up to 4500 RPM and 140KPH as maximum for the first 2,000Kms , is this normal? .
Excellent question. I've heard, that due to the incredibly tight tolerances and improvements in machining in the last 30, 20, even 10 years, that this is NOT necessary, and is just a carry over from years of practice. I'd like to hear from some of you guys that really know the answer to this. Is a "break-in" period really necessary any more, or not?
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Will check tires at home and will let you know the exactly information about the tires because at work I drive my nissan .
Thanks! appreciate it
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Attached is a file with the information about the specifications of the sport line that are being distributed in Mexico.
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very nice combination of CSG on red interior btw.. probably the best interior for that color.
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I dont do break in on either of my N54...also dont own a car past the warranty, i wouldnt worry to much about break in. BUt everyone is different. My uncle would follow break in to the t lol
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