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      02-16-2016, 07:26 PM   #23
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Fantastic!
Thanks for the review.. Can't wait for mine to come in July!
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      02-16-2016, 07:27 PM   #24
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Sam, great review! Really pushes to me to go out and shoot more.
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      02-16-2016, 07:28 PM   #25
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And the negatives are?

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      02-16-2016, 07:29 PM   #26
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I really love the M2..but probably wouldnt take it over the gt4 ( if i had the chance to buy one to begin with).

Great review man, thanks
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      02-16-2016, 07:29 PM   #27
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Thanks for the review, well done and informative
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      02-16-2016, 07:30 PM   #28
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Is HUD a standard option then?
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      02-16-2016, 07:30 PM   #29
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Phenomenal. This is the review we've all been waiting for
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      02-16-2016, 07:31 PM   #30
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And the negatives are?

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He clearly stated the negatives. Watch the review again.

I remember off the top of my head at least two things.

1. Wishes the engine revved higher.

2. Wishes that the stability control is not forcefully disabled when enabling heal to toe shifts.
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      02-16-2016, 07:31 PM   #31
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Just want to say thank you for the review, guys. Absolutely amazing job.

Is the HUD standard? Does that mean that my U.S. launch car will have a HUD?
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I want my M2 and I want it now

Thank you for the review,I shall now retire to bed and have sweet dreams
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      02-16-2016, 07:34 PM   #33
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I haven't seen the HUD projection hardware on the dash anywhere online. I am going to the Chicago auto show tomorrow I will have to look for that.
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Great Review of a great car!

I just have one question. Is there any oil temperature display in the bordcomputer?
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      02-16-2016, 07:36 PM   #35
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Great review!
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He clearly stated the negatives. Watch the review again.

I remember off the top of my head at least two things.

1. Wishes the engine revved higher.

2. Wishes that the stability control is not forcefully disabled when enabling heal to toe shifts.
Spotted it at the end...

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      02-16-2016, 07:38 PM   #37
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Holly sh*t!!! This is great news!!!
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It's not in the Canadian list of features, but hopefully it'll be there when I take delivery
Sorry guys I might have jumped the gun. I'm going by memory here.

I drove both the X4M 40i and the 640i XDrive on this trip, and both of those for sure had HUDs. I need to double-check on the M2 because it sounds HUD isn't a given. I'm hoping I didn't confuse seeing the HUD on either of the two other cars. Sorry to backtrack on this. Stand by.
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Sorry guys I might have jumped the gun. I'm going by memory here.

I drove both the X4M 40i and the 640i XDrive on this trip, and both of those for sure had HUDs. I need to double-check on the M2 because it sounds HUD isn't a given. I'm hoping I didn't confuse seeing the HUD on either of the two other cars. Sorry to backtrack on this. Stand by.
No worries Sam. You could crash the entire stock market and I'd still love you after watching your review.
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      02-16-2016, 07:42 PM   #40
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This the kind of M car that has been missing for a long, long time and what a pleasant surprise to find something like this in 2016. The M2 is all about the thrill of driving.
Bingo. More focus on the driving experience, less focus on glamour.
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      02-16-2016, 07:43 PM   #41
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He clearly stated the negatives. Watch the review again.

I remember off the top of my head at least two things.

1. Wishes the engine revved higher.

2. Wishes that the stability control is not forcefully disabled when enabling heal to toe shifts.
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And the negatives are?

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Yes, I think Adem1534 summarized things nicely. There are really no major negatives. Like I said, I would spend my own money on this.

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No worries Sam. You could crash the entire stock market and I'd still love you after watching your review.
Thanks!

And thanks to everyone for watching and for the kind comments.
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      02-16-2016, 07:43 PM   #42
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Fantastic job!! I truly enjoyed your review. I do love the sounds then M2 makes. Great car for the money. Gonna love seeing them on the road and track
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      02-16-2016, 07:43 PM   #43
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Badass review and video! Exactly what everyone was waiting for. How exciting...
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Is that squeak coming from the brakes?
They put track pads on the cars at the track driving portion. The normal stock pads do not squeal, but don't hold up as well to extended track duty.
Any comparisons overall to the e9x M3?
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