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View Poll Results: Status Symbol Or Performence
Status Symbol 44 20.56%
Performence 170 79.44%
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Old 09-14-2011, 05:23 PM   #1
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Lightbulb Do You Buy A BMW For Status Symbol Or Real Performance

As the title states, do you a BMW to make you look cooler and people think you have money, or for the actual performence?
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Old 09-14-2011, 05:26 PM   #2
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There should be an option for looking cooler and performance. Im sure most people have both those in mind when buying a bmw. I wouldnt want to drive a fast POS....
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Old 09-14-2011, 05:26 PM   #3
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Lol neither...I sold my truck to a dealer and they had a used BMW on the lot. I bought it out of neccessity, but it also gets good fuel mileage.
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Old 09-14-2011, 05:28 PM   #5
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I didn't buy mine to impress anyone. Besides, anyone who knows about cars wouldn't be impressed by my 325i. I bought it because it's a nice looking car that performs well and the price was good.
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Old 09-14-2011, 05:29 PM   #6
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Old 09-14-2011, 05:34 PM   #7
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Old 09-14-2011, 05:37 PM   #9
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Lol neither...I sold my truck to a dealer and they had a used BMW on the lot. I bought it out of neccessity, but it also gets good fuel mileage.
Hmmm u say these things and yet your active on a forum of fanatics so it has obviously become something more than necessity


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Im picking status symbol only because I dont know what performence is...
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Buy a $10,000-$20,000 bmw for the status? What status? Must be the status of someone who can't afford something expensive. Driving an e46 isn't exactly ballin...
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Old 09-14-2011, 06:05 PM   #20
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I had some criteria when looking for a car that not a lot of cars met.

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