Source: E90 Post
quote: Seriously, though, if BMW thinks people are willing to pay for this, then it's worth putting the money into research and development.
quote: I'm looking at you, Fisker and Tesla.
quote: Engines can't be over-reved anyway because of rev-limiters.
quote: IMO, this BMW 7-speed manual concept is a waste. What is the point of a manual transmission if the shifter is not physically connected to the transmission and the driver does not have full control? Not everything needs to be build to the lowest common denominator idiot. If you can't drive a proper manual, don't buy one.
quote: The 135i is a nice car. Lucky wifey!
quote: That being said, I'd buy the 135i before I'd buy the Boss. The 135i is more comfortable and luxurious. And, anyway, if you're gonna buy a Mustang, it might as well be a GT500 or the 2011 GT350.
quote: If you are into drag racing, I agree.
quote: The Boss 302 starts at $42k. Sorry Ford, but the base Corvette is still a better buy.