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Old Nov 7th 2017, 7:18 am   #1
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Apologies folks for yet another car thread, but since a lot of you are fairly knowledgeable about cars and i do respect your insight and advice, i wanted to know what you folks think about the BMW M2?
I am very close to sealing the deal...am going for another test drive on Friday and then it's decision time.
I was looking at the RS3 (which i think is in a similar league, or i could be wrong) but i just don't like the shape of the car, and personally i don't really need a 4 door car.
Would be very interested to know what you folks think. Thanks
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Imitations of shit advice aside...what's the difference between the RS3 and the S3?
One of them must be 3 door?

I think the Grand Tour show reviewed the M2 you were talking about and thought it was unreal...best M Car ever made etc etc.

What about a Golf GTI or R32?
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Imitations of shit advice aside...what's the difference between the RS3 and the S3?
One of them must be 3 door?

I think the Grand Tour show reviewed the M2 you were talking about and thought it was unreal...best M Car ever made etc etc.

What about a Golf GTI or R32?
to be honest i am not sure what the difference is between the S3 and RS3 - both i think are 4 door.
I've already had the Golf GTI, which i upgraded to the Golf R. They don't make the R32 anymore, it's just now called the Golf R.
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to be honest i am not sure what the difference is between the S3 and RS3 - both i think are 4 door.
I've already had the Golf GTI, which i upgraded to the Golf R. They don't make the R32 anymore, it's just now called the Golf R.
S3 v RS3: How can you be considering them if you don't know what they are? One's quick, the other's mental. Just use google.

Golf R's good. If you don't need 4 doors then get this if you really want some oomph:

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M2 will be wasted without any twisty bits to scare the shit out of yourself. Have you actually taken a RWD to and beyond its limits?
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What he said, if you're not going to drive like you stole it, pointless buying it.
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Is there going to be VAT on cars? If yes then whatever needs to be bought has to be done before 31 Dec I guess
I cannot add more to whatever has been or will be said about cars but I do know after driving here for a few years that I fail to see the point in owning a fast car because there is no place where you can actually throw it around and have some proper fun. And I dont call the occasional accelerating from nought to a 100 proper fun because it gets boring after a while. Unless you dont care how many fines you get for speeding, what will a fast car accomplish in this city except stroking ones own ego or catfishing some young people outside of Barasti?
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Porsche Cayman S would be a better option imo.
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Porsche Cayman S would be a better option imo.
But I don't think that Mission is Lebanese. I honestly believe that you have to be Lebanese to drive a Porsche in Dubai??
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But I don't think that Mission is Lebanese. I honestly believe that you have to be Lebanese to drive a Porsche in Dubai??
aw cmon, you cant designate ALL porches to Lebanese? thats just monopoly
I rather fancy a Carrera, but not the new ones, they all look the same
the old ones would be a nice vintage car to have and to hold, in sickness and in health, till the mechanic's bill do us part

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S3 v RS3: How can you be considering them if you don't know what they are? One's quick, the other's mental. Just use google. i haven't really looked into it because the shape alone puts me off

Golf R's good. If you don't need 4 doors then get this if you really want some oomph:

Audi TT RS Plus review - price, specs and 0-60 time | Evodon't like the TT's at all...just loathe the shape of it

M2 will be wasted without any twisty bits to scare the shit out of yourself. Have you actually taken a RWD to and beyond its limits?
not to toot my own horn but having driven various other sport cars i am confident that I know how to handle a car like an M2 - otherwise, no point in getting something like that, if you aren't really going to be put it to good use

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Is there going to be VAT on cars? If yes then whatever needs to be bought has to be done before 31 Dec I guess
I cannot add more to whatever has been or will be said about cars but I do know after driving here for a few years that I fail to see the point in owning a fast car because there is no place where you can actually throw it around and have some proper fun. And I dont call the occasional accelerating from nought to a 100 proper fun because it gets boring after a while. Unless you dont care how many fines you get for speeding, what will a fast car accomplish in this city except stroking ones own ego or catfishing some young people outside of Barasti?
actually i enjoy the thrill of putting my foot down be it at the traffic lights or some w*nker trying to take me on in his yaris. And there are PLENTY of roads where you can kill a car - you just aren't a car person, and i guess you won't understand which is fair enough
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Porsche Cayman S would be a better option imo.
na almost every other tom, dick & harriet has a porsche, besides which again, i don't like that box shape.
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