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Old 09-29-2012, 04:55 PM   #21
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cool car. didn't know the TI came with M-Tech option. I believe that's silber grey though, not space gray...
Yeah, the m tech option really makes the car IMO, it's much better looking
because of it.

And yes, you're right, it is Silver Grey, he dealer called it space grey, and I went
with that! When looking under the hood, I was corrected
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Old 09-29-2012, 06:14 PM   #22
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Old 10-02-2012, 01:12 AM   #23
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It's so weird! I like it.
Haha, thanks!
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Old 10-18-2012, 04:24 PM   #24
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Hi guy, I am thinking about a Compact but my choice is between a 316 and a 318 !
What do you really think about this model ? And what do you learn about bad points ? I sezrvh all around the web but your response will be interesting Thank you, i'll follow your thread now!
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Old 11-03-2012, 03:43 PM   #25
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Hi guy, I am thinking about a Compact but my choice is between a 316 and a 318 !
What do you really think about this model ? And what do you learn about bad points ? I sezrvh all around the web but your response will be interesting Thank you, i'll follow your thread now!
Sorry, i missed this post, so only getting back to you now.
No bad points as of yet, as for choice, definitely go for the 318ti and in M Sport
trim if you can find one.

Snapped a pic while driving over a mountain pass this morning.

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Old 02-11-2013, 07:47 AM   #26
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Another cool pic of the compact I found.
Taken on Ireland's southern most rural coastline

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Old 05-06-2013, 02:54 PM   #27
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Wash polish and sealant earlier, paint is in great shape.



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Old 05-06-2013, 03:04 PM   #28
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Old 05-06-2013, 03:23 PM   #29
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wish we had them over here! I was drawling over them last summer in london
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Old 05-06-2013, 03:30 PM   #30
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Old 05-07-2013, 02:02 AM   #31
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wish we had them over here! I was drawling over them last summer in london
Yeah, lots in the UK, they have a good few 325ti's also, facelift ones were
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Me too, but would love a set of oem xenons for them
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Old 12-11-2013, 01:28 AM   #32
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Thumbs Up aussie 318ti

Thats a sweet little ride bro, picked mine up about 6 months ago, same titan silver colour, goes like a bat out of hell. I did some checking on my ride & discovered it has the factory sports package fitted (rare in Australia) & the full electric sunroof, love driving the beastie, so agile & quick it puts a lot of aussie performance cars to shame, am currently looking at engine & gearbox mods for now....
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Old 12-14-2013, 03:10 AM   #33
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Nice, mines actually silver grey, as opposed to space grey as in the title.

You're right though, very nimble car, drives differently to my 325 saloon
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Old 12-14-2013, 07:40 AM   #34
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Looking good! You have to add OEM Xenons, they are really worth it. Apart from Germany Spain & Portugal has many modded Compacts. The 2.0 Diesel engine can go as far as pushing 240 Cv with big turbos & Intercoolers
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Old 01-14-2014, 03:11 PM   #35
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Looking good! You have to add OEM Xenons, they are really worth it. Apart from Germany Spain & Portugal has many modded Compacts. The 2.0 Diesel engine can go as far as pushing 240 Cv with big turbos & Intercoolers
Yes, I was in Spain over Christmas and saw many compacts around.

Quite a few were 325ti which is an even better car.
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Another couple of photos..just about 60k on the clock and in daily driver use.





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Old 01-22-2014, 04:04 PM   #37
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Awesome, this would be something I wish we got over here.
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Old 01-23-2014, 09:18 AM   #38
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Old 01-25-2014, 04:13 AM   #39
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Awesome, this would be something I wish we got over here.
Missing out definitely, great little cars, and the looks grow on you (in m sport trim anyway!)

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Clean Shots Don! Love the electric rear windows!
Yes, I know power rear vent windows are standard on the coupe, but the compact
came in very basic trim alot of the time, so the power rears are rare to see.

Need to get a pair of these..reaching back for the seatbelt is a pain!
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