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Forum: ///M3 Forum 05-12-2012, 08:26 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 6,080
Posted By ianmason
I did just that a few months ago. I wanted...

I did just that a few months ago. I wanted something more practical, by practical I mean less bone jarring. The roads in upstate NY are just horrendous and I got sick of being beat up every day. I...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 03-06-2012, 11:58 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,756
Posted By ianmason
Wouldn't own an M3 with 100+k miles on it.

Wouldn't own an M3 with 100+k miles on it.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 03-04-2012, 08:20 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,756
Posted By ianmason
One advantage is maintenance costs, another is...

One advantage is maintenance costs, another is gas mileage, another is no discernible failure points on the 328, where we have how many on the M3's?

But it's still a no brainer.
Forum: Complete Cars 02-29-2012, 12:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,588
Posted By ianmason
Real nice. FYI, it's 315hp

Real nice. FYI, it's 315hp
Forum: Complete Cars 02-28-2012, 11:54 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,300
Posted By ianmason
hood pins and a tow hook in front? Why do people...

hood pins and a tow hook in front? Why do people insist on doing that, it's ridiculous.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-09-2012, 10:19 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,247
Posted By ianmason
They are a hardcore trackbike. They are tiny...

They are a hardcore trackbike. They are tiny little things too boot. Their power, while decent on paper is packed up at the top of the rev range, R6's have always been like that, but the newest...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-09-2012, 10:13 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,474
Posted By ianmason
Not to high jack, but I will be buying pads and...

Not to high jack, but I will be buying pads and rotors on all four corners soon and I can't seem to make up my mind either. I thought I was going with Stoptech rotors and OEM pads, but I can't stand...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-09-2012, 12:09 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,247
Posted By ianmason
I'd tell you the R6 is a pretty awful streetbike....

I'd tell you the R6 is a pretty awful streetbike. Funny how 600's with over 100hp to the wheel are considered starter bikes now. lol I'd point you towards say a YZF-R6S or an FZ6 for a starter...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-09-2012, 12:07 PM
Replies: 287
Views: 21,275
Posted By ianmason
38 years old.

38 years old.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-05-2012, 12:46 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,247
Posted By ianmason
One is grossly underpowered, one is grossly over...

One is grossly underpowered, one is grossly over powered. lol You better know what you are doing on the RR, if of course you plan on riding them for what they were designed for.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-02-2012, 04:37 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,247
Posted By ianmason
Kind of a big difference there don't you think?

Kind of a big difference there don't you think?
Forum: ///M3 Forum 02-02-2012, 04:32 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,250
Posted By ianmason
Like most in here, I have DD'd mine for nearly 2...

Like most in here, I have DD'd mine for nearly 2 years, every single day, rain or snow. It has been a good car. Maintenance can be a pain, but I'm not a strict Inspection I and II guy like some. I...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-29-2012, 10:49 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,247
Posted By ianmason
Congrats on the purchase. It's not an "M"...

Congrats on the purchase.

It's not an "M" bike. lol It's simply a sportbike.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-27-2012, 12:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,082
Posted By ianmason
Well if yours are, mine are also as are...

Well if yours are, mine are also as are everyone's 18's. So you are repainting them?
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-26-2012, 12:09 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 11,687
Posted By ianmason
I will also add that I drive pretty aggressive,...

I will also add that I drive pretty aggressive, all the time. I carry very large corner speeds compared with most other people I ever seem to be around. So I'm probably rather hard on tires, so...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-26-2012, 12:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,082
Posted By ianmason
What is wrong with them now? Mine are painted...

What is wrong with them now? Mine are painted black, I use a pressure washer to remove grime from the wheels, and of course the paint blows off the wheels. So now I have a mess on my hands. I...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-26-2012, 11:59 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,953
Posted By ianmason
Just curious how old you are? I drive this...

Just curious how old you are?

I drive this car because I want too. I don't care if people know what an M3 is, or care what an M3 is. Most people do not in any way care about vehicles. They...
Forum: Complete Cars 01-25-2012, 12:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,593
Posted By ianmason
How many miles a year is the lease, 12k? ...

How many miles a year is the lease, 12k?

How are they going to react to the mods?
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-25-2012, 12:04 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 11,687
Posted By ianmason
All I have experience with really is the...

All I have experience with really is the Continental ExtremeContact DW's, NOT DWS's. I never rode on PS2's so I do not know how they compare, but in comparison to any other tire I've ever purchased,...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-25-2012, 11:56 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,774
Posted By ianmason
Um, and a good portion of the US's people are...

Um, and a good portion of the US's people are idiots, it has little to do with "other" things they are doing besides driving. They could be thinking about the next monster shake they are going to...
Forum: Complete Cars 01-21-2012, 02:06 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,354
Posted By ianmason
pics aren't there.

pics aren't there.
Forum: Complete Cars 01-17-2012, 11:46 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,826
Posted By ianmason
what "performance" mods does it have?

what "performance" mods does it have?
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-13-2012, 09:10 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,684
Posted By ianmason
I was happy I got something more my personality...

I was happy I got something more my personality type when I got it nearly 2 years ago. But it's just a car. When I get something this spring to replace it, I will feel the same.
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-10-2012, 08:28 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,637
Posted By ianmason
Except 90% of the people out there don't even...

Except 90% of the people out there don't even know what an "M3" is, nor care. So who cares what they think? They see BMW, that is all... If you are in it for impressing people, simply having a...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 01-10-2012, 08:22 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,774
Posted By ianmason
I'm not civilized. lol If you are going slow I...

I'm not civilized. lol If you are going slow I will pass you. If people are doing that procession thing, going side by side EXACTLY at the same speed(typically under the speed limit), I will pass...
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