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      01-16-2019, 02:11 PM   #23
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The 2020 Lexus RC-F and RC-F track is decent. Same high revving V8 motor but lost a lot of weight, 0-60 in 3.9s compare to 4.3s, which is pretty much all from losing weight since motor is the same.
Yeah, maybe if the 2020 was out when I got the M3, I could see myself cross shopping it. But I don't think it would be worth trading it in now. I still think the M3 is the better car, although I could see the RC-F's V8 being a lot of fun. The nostalgia of the Supra was enough for me to give my money, but not when it looks like that. Who knows, maybe there will be aftermarket bumpers that get rid of that pointy nose and a set of aftermarket MkIV inspired headlights, and I'll change my mind altogether. Time will tell.
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I was a great fan of the Supra Since my childhood but God the new one is ugly, I think Toyota should have done this car alone. The Z4 looks better, feels better and will sell better! period
Toyota designed the sheet metal. BMW involvement or not, this is how it would look, which is what you don't like about it.
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Doesn't need it. It's already gonna outperform the M2c anyways.
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Toyota designed the sheet metal. BMW involvement or not, this is how it would look, which is what you don't like about it.
Still I dont like it
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