Luv 2 have my hair gently tousled by *checks notes* 600hp
Hence, 300 of them. And I agree. Brown cars = good. This is good.
And in Chalk! Such a great Porsche color. Congrats to them!
That said, the e90 was the last generation where, for the most part, you could go to the dealer and just pick a color, and you’d have a fun, engaging, well-balanced daily driver with a straight 6, and a relatively mod-friendly drivetrain and chassis. Since then, to get a well-balanced car, it’s been a matter of… Read more
The upcoming M3
None of what you just typed out, in spite of the exclamation, is true.
We ended up replacing ours with a Macan GTS, but our F31 was maybe the best all-round daily driver I ever owned (and Tom helped me get it!). Get one with the M Sport package, if only for the aero kit and steering wheel. With a $600 tune, you have yourself a roughly 5.0s hauler. I had the Active Autowerke piggyback…
Funny enough, my MIL came from a second gen Mini to this X2. Seems a natural progression.
MIL has an X2. It’s surprisingly zippy, and unless you’re on the corkscrew at Laguna Seca, you won’t notice that it’s FWD, transverse-mounted, etc. They actually did an admiral job. It’s kind of fun to scoot around town and short highway trips imho. I don’t like the interior *one bit*, but driving it’s not so bad. Read more