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      03-26-2021, 10:35 AM   #1
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Pretty nice showing for the M8

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not sure what is being said but car sounds good and M8 doing its thing. that thing is moving!

side note, I had to turn off hand gestures in my ride bc I guess I talk a lot with my hands and I was constantly giving commands to the idrive lol
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Not surprised, more than a track it's a rectangle with long straights where a powerful engine is more important than a good chassis.
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It is true, as fast as a 2013 991 GT3. Not bad took BMW 8 years to catch up.
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Pretty nice showing for the M8

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It is true, as fast as a 2013 991 GT3. Not bad took BMW 8 years to catch up.
And Porsche has the new GT3 RS so BMW can start over using a new benchmark

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"Easily controlable rear end w 4wd, with 2w drive it goes sideways, brakes need a bit more feeling, a great toy - wunderbar"! He likes it! Yes, time for the stripped M8 CS - you might as well just remove those rear seats. Only people w/o legs will find these useful
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"Easily controlable rear end w 4wd, with 2w drive it goes sideways, brakes need a bit more feeling, a great toy - wunderbar"! He likes it! Yes, time for the stripped M8 CS - you might as well just remove those rear seats. Only people w/o legs will find these useful
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not sure what is being said but car sounds good and M8 doing its thing. that thing is moving!

side note, I had to turn off hand gestures in my ride bc I guess I talk a lot with my hands and I was constantly giving commands to the idrive lol
Same here! I had to shut it off on my 7 it was always going off lol
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It is true, as fast as a 2013 991 GT3. Not bad took BMW 8 years to catch up.
Even if it is, I still don't see these two cars in the same class. The M8 is much bigger, almost a foot and a half longer, 4 inches wider and weighs around 1000pds more.

Which to say WOW what awesome performance from a car that big, but it's not really competing with the 911, BMW built a different car, its a GT car that has sports car performance.
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not sure what is being said but car sounds good and M8 doing its thing. that thing is moving!

side note, I had to turn off hand gestures in my ride bc I guess I talk a lot with my hands and I was constantly giving commands to the idrive lol
What are you driving now, Jimmy?
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What are you driving now, Jimmy?
I have a x5. going to dial in a AWD M4 once they come out though

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A golf cart.

I literally am right now as I type this lol. Im on hole 8 in my golf cart
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Same here! I had to shut it off on my 7 it was always going off lol
lol classic, Its funny when people dont know about the hand gestures and they call in to our service guys complaining about all these various functions that they have no clue why they are happening
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lol classic, Its funny when people dont know about the hand gestures and they call in to our service guys complaining about all these various functions that they have no clue why they are happening
It was cool for like 20 min when I first got it lol!

Looking forward to seeing your new ride!
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It was cool for like 20 min when I first got it lol!

Looking forward to seeing your new ride!
lol classic! Im sure you and I are among most who have run ins with the feature
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It is true, as fast as a 2013 991 GT3. Not bad took BMW 8 years to catch up.
These cars aren't even remotely close to being in the same category. You're the one who has some catching up to do!
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