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      09-17-2012, 02:38 AM   #1
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CarbonOctane.com tests the 2012 BMW 335i Sport



Hey guys, just found out about this site. We have a small blog and test and review cars in Dubai with the manufacturers supports and have a group of enthusiastic photographers to take pics.

Please have a look at our site and comment.

review of the article : http://carbonoctane.com/2012/09/2012...-sport-review/
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      09-17-2012, 04:33 AM   #2
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Nice review! Some of the technical details are incorrect, however (i.e. BMW no longer uses twin turbos, but rather a single twin-scroll turbo <--- which is partly why it is more fuel efficient than 3series past.)

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      09-17-2012, 05:31 AM   #3
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Nice review! Some of the technical details are incorrect, however (i.e. BMW no longer uses twin turbos, but rather a single twin-scroll turbo <--- which is partly why it is more fuel efficient than 3series past.)

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thanks but the information which I posted came from the Press release article here. You are right about the single twin scroll turbo and I had a chat with them, they wanted me to put twin turbo here......

thanks for liking the article....
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      09-17-2012, 11:19 AM   #4
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Awesome! Dubai!

I lived in Emirates Hills and the Al Barsha area while I was there. Enjoyed every bit of it!

Lots of car enthusiasts are there. I had a 2009 Infinity FX35 while I was there and enjoyed the stiff competition I faced every time I got on the road...
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      09-17-2012, 01:37 PM   #5
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Nice review! Some of the technical details are incorrect, however (i.e. BMW no longer uses twin turbos, but rather a single twin-scroll turbo <--- which is partly why it is more fuel efficient than 3series past.)

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also the model shown is not an M sport(M sport has blue trim and a thicker wheel than the one shown), you should change this.

other than the incorrect technical details mentioned already mentioned by crowed i aslo think it was a nice review.

ps my signiture is a M sport
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      09-17-2012, 01:45 PM   #6
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Beautiful photos. I also love the license plate design... it's typographically sophisticated. I do agree about the "twin turbo" part. Whether you pulled it from a press release or not, it's factually incorrect and misleading. "Twin Turbos" is a HUGE difference from "Single Twin Scroll Turbo".
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      09-18-2012, 03:12 AM   #8
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Thanks guys, I will raise the issue with the twin turbo with the BMW dealer here and tell them of the difference
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      09-18-2012, 04:17 PM   #9
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Photos are awesome!

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