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BMW Ratings

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    8/17/2002 12:00:17 AM

    2002 BMW M3 - Convertible

    Pros: SMG (seperates me from you)

    Cons: Having to keep it clean...

    Advice: buy a used one and save a buck or half of one.

    It is the most amazing feeling you can experience on 4 wheels! The car glides as if it were a locamotive on ice, truly the most responsive vehicle I have ever driven.

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    8/14/2002 5:39:12 PM

    2002 BMW 525 - i (M5) Sedan

    Pros: Has both Auto and Manual Transmision ! Driving Stability

    Cons: Fuel efficiency

    Advice: Buy it with a sunroof

    This is a very nice and quality car. It has all the necessary features you want and highly quality made. Like its clean and simple interior design and easy reading meters, just like audiophile equipments -- simple, elegant, and quality.

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    8/13/2002 4:01:52 PM

    2002 BMW X5 - 3.0i (M5)

    Pros: Appearance

    Cons: Nothing

    Advice: Get this car ..if money is not an issue, go with the 4.6

    What a great car ....worth the extra money. If you are looking for an SUV, then you are better of with a Tahoe, The X5 stands for performance and luxuary ...once you test driv e this one, you will never go back.

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    8/10/2002 7:28:30 AM

    2002 BMW X5 - 4.4i (A5)

    Pros: Handling

    Cons: Fuel economy

    Advice: None

    Drives and handles like the BMW 3 Series

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    8/5/2002 10:07:12 PM

    2002 BMW M5 - Base

    Pros: M label

    Cons: suspenion too soft when you need fast corning

    Advice: get ACS parts to make it perfect

    a Sedan doesn't need 400bhp and stick shift. So if need this car to perform better, the suspension must be upgraded. Firmer and lower the suspension by an inch to make the car totally diferent. Stock pipes are heavy, fit DINAN or ACS give better sound and look.

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    7/28/2002 10:04:24 PM

    2002 BMW 325 - RWD Coupe

    Pros: The sport seats, steptronic transmission, xenon headlights

    Cons: The center console/ armrest - storage area in armrest is completely useless

    Advice: If you have the means, I highly suggest buying one. One thing to be aware of, dont expect to get anywhere haggling with the dealer, they wont dance on anything below msrp. I tried 6 dealers, none would budge.

    The 2002 325 ci is simply fantastic. What a piece of art. From the attention to detail in the interior to the exterior curves, bmw has put together one hell of a machine. The acura tl type s, cant even compare. I test drove both, and bmw had the acura beat in every possible category. The sports seats are absolutely unreal.

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    7/28/2002 4:24:59 PM

    2002 BMW 330 - RWD Sedan

    Pros: Power and handling

    Cons: Comfort

    Advice: If power and handling are all that is important to you, then this is the car.

    I test drove a 2002 330i with a manual 5-speed. The power and handling were excellent and the quality of engineering and workmanship are second to none. The only complaints are the comfort of the ride and the display for the climate control and radio. I realize this car is designed for performance and handling, but for $40K I expect a comfortable ride too. The seats were narrow and hard, and the ride was not very smooth. The LED display is hard to read.