E46 BMW Social Directory E46 FAQ 3-Series Discussion Forums BMW Photo Gallery BMW 3-Series Technical Information E46 Fanatics - The Ultimate BMW Resource BMW Vendors General E46 Forum The Tire Rack's Tire Wheel Forum Forced Induction Forum The Off-Topic The E46 BMW Showroom For Sale, For Trade or Wanting to Buy

Welcome to the E46Fanatics forums. E46Fanatics is the premiere website for BMW 3 series owners around the world with interactive forums, a geographical enthusiast directory, photo galleries, and technical information for BMW enthusiasts.

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our free community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join our community today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact contact us.

Go Back   E46Fanatics > Other BMW Models > General BMW Model Discussion

General BMW Model Discussion
All non E46 BMW model questions in here. Look below for E36, E90 and F30 specific forum. For additional model specific forums check out bimmerfest.com!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 09-20-2009, 01:36 AM   #21
Blacke46bmws
Registered User
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Regina
Posts: 217
My Ride: black 2001 330i
Quote:
Originally Posted by snikwad View Post
I wouldn't be surprised. Power to weight ratio might be there.
But I think the 330 will walk once they hit about 100mph
lol more like 80 i actually Race 123d the other day and it was a dog
__________________

<-----454 Big Block Chevy,Cams Racing Headers Dominator 1000CFM carb Chevy 12 bolt posy diff Roll cage Tubbed 16" Slicks 560 HP--->1973 Pontiac astro
Codename: WD40
Blacke46bmws is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-20-2009, 10:48 AM   #22
nightdagger
Registered User
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Atlanta, GA
Posts: 556
My Ride: 2004 TiAg 325Ci 5MT
Quote:
Originally Posted by Rayce185 View Post
A 123d will kick an E46 330's ass any day. Juss sayin'
According to Wikipedia, 0-60 for a 123d is 7.0 seconds and for a 330i/Ci it's 6.3 (5.8 for the ZHP). Even a 128i has the same 0-60 as a 330.
__________________
nightdagger is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-20-2009, 11:17 PM   #23
Messe46
Registered User
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: New York/Burlington
Posts: 674
My Ride: 325xi ZSP - ONRLS
Send a message via AIM to Messe46
really guys, no here has even seen the new vision concept? that's a 3pot diesel hybrid and it does 0-60 in 4.5 sec and gets 62mpg!
don't get wrong, nothing pulls like an 8, 10, or 12. but fossil fuels won't be around for ever.
__________________
-Mike

Im sorry, but having an Aston Martin DB9 on the drive and not driving it is a bit like having Keira Knightley in your bed and sleeping on the couch. If youve got even half a scrotum its not going to happen.
-Jeremy Clarkson
Messe46 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-30-2009, 09:17 PM   #24
jwm5
Registered User
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Virginia Beach, VA
Posts: 4,185
My Ride: station wagon
its about time. BMW engines are all great 4 cylinder included. Too many people on a forum like this are all power/performance or nothing, but for the mainstream these smaller, but still relatively quick engines will be fine.
jwm5 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-30-2009, 10:46 PM   #25
simsima325
'a certain moderator'
 
simsima325's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2001
Location: Hyattsville, MD
Posts: 37,739
My Ride: Honda Civic
all i want in the world is a 6spd 120d Hatch
__________________
-Brendan
simsima325 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Censor is ON





All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:31 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
(c) 1999 - 2011 performanceIX Inc - privacy policy - terms of use