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03-19-2003, 03:48 PM
Taken from the BMW2002.co.uk website

BMW General News (18/03/03)

Five all-new BMW's planned, facelifted X5, Drop-top Mini, Rolls Royce Phantom.

5-Series, on sale UK Sept, cost from £24,000. 2.0 four, 2.5 & 3.0 Sixes, 3.6 & 4.4 V8's. A choice of 3 diesels - 2.0, 2.5,

3.0 litre. Six-speed manual & automatic boxes. Highlights to include a 500Bhp V10 M5.

6-Series, on sale in UK end of 2003 (coupe). cost under £40,000. 230Bhp 6, 272Bhp & 333Bhp V8's, using Valvetronic

technology. Highlights to include first ever M6 with the 500Bhp V10. Also drop-top planned.

X5 to get modified kidney grill, headlamps & more air-ducts.

X3 on sale in UK around May 2004. Four & Six cylinder engines, petrol & diesel, more luggage space than the X5.

Hill descent control from Freelander.

1-Series, on sale late 2004. Cost around £15,000. Engines to feature 1.8, 2.0, hot 240Bhp M2 & 2.0 Diesel.

Mini Cabrio. On sale May 2004. £13,000 same engine ranges as current models. Roof to retract in less than 10secs.

Highlight to include fold down boot lid.

3-Series. The all new 3-Series to go on sale in UK end of 2005. Range to possibly include a V8 with 400Bhp for the

new M4 (M3 replacement).

03-20-2003, 03:31 PM
Originally posted by Gamite
[I]V8 with 400Bhp for the new M4 (M3 replacement).

About F**kin time! :rolleyes:

03-20-2003, 04:10 PM
you can bet i'm saving my $$$ for an M4..
the end of 2004/ early 2005 should be enough time to save enough $$ for a nice down payment, and then have easy monthly payments.... mmmmm finally something to look forward too..

03-20-2003, 05:53 PM

found this on the net, some student scetching shit :P not bad i say