Thread: 135I vs. e90 M3
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Old 01-17-2013, 07:17 PM   #22
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Originally Posted by 328IScreamer View Post
I wouldn't say I am focused on feters and numbers, I was just trying to prove a point that the 1 series isn't necessarily an entry level BMW.

I owned an M3 before the 1 series so I am definitely aware of the feel and "unquantifiable" features that M cars bring to the table. That is why I was considering a newer M3 in the first place, I miss the feel and response.
About entry-level BMW you can read here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/BMW_1_Series.

This is not so say that 135i is entry-lever.

1-series was first introduced in 2004, with very tiny petrol and diesel engines in Europe. This is where the entry-level BMW is coming from.

These were the cheapest of the series BMW made.
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