08-17-2012, 12:20 AM
Join Date: Jun 2009
My Ride: 323i, 530i, Z4 3.0i
| I've always called them gators, but I'm going to have to make use of this new term now that one cracked my windshield...
As for indestructible bumpers, you guys must be lucky. I hit a *tiny* raccoon at about 60mph a couple years back and it tore through my bumper. Hit the passenger side, went through the fog light hole and tore all the way to the edge. (prefacelift sedan bumper) Gave me a good reason to blow $1k upgrading to the Mtech II bumper though.
Or you know, not. Most of us bought these cars for similar reasons. Ability to do prolonged high speed drives happens to be one of them. (granted, 90mph is laughable under that term, but you get the idea)
Originally Posted by SpoonerDee
90mph... Slow down?
E46 323i Sport/5 speed/TiAg | 238k miles
E85 Z4 3.0i Sport/6 speed/Toledo Blue | 84k miles
E39 530i M-Sport/5 speed/Topaz Blue | 218k miles
Dynavin Android | Laser Interceptor | GRE PSR-800 | STi-R+ | M3 seats | 50W 4300K FX-R Retrofit | Solid black interior | Mtech II front bumper | Koni FSDs
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