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      04-30-2020, 02:32 PM   #1
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A Look Back at Chris Harris Driving Some of BMW's Best - 1M, M2, Alpina, F10 M5

Here's Chris Harris driving some of the best machinery BMW's M division has ever cooked up. First off it's a side-by-side comparison of the BMW M2 and the little-but-mighty 1M, followed by the F10 rear-wheel-drive M5 and some glorious old Alpinas...

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Definetely one of the best reviews , can't wait to see his review on the M2 CS !
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He's my idol! What a dream job!!
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Here's Chris Harris driving some of the best machinery BMW's M division has ever cooked up. First off it's a side-by-side comparison of the BMW M2 and the little-but-mighty 1M, followed by the F10 rear-wheel-drive M5 and some glorious old Alpinas...

This poor guy! But he's one of my favorites. Of course this may be due to his fan boy persona of my car.
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He's one of the few that actually loved the F80! And I tend to agree
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Wish he was still active on his YouTube channel! Great content.
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He's become a bit of a caricature on Top Gear, but if you dig out his previous videos on 'Drive' you can only appreciate he - as we say here in the UK - 'knows his onions'. Really rate him.
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Wish he was still active on his YouTube channel! Great content.
Same!
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Interesting that he says the OG is a real M car when comparing it to the 1M but then says he wouldn't call it fit for track duty in the M2C review
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He's become a bit of a caricature on Top Gear, but if you dig out his previous videos on 'Drive' you can only appreciate he - as we say here in the UK - 'knows his onions'. Really rate him.
I wish you guys would speak English...
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want a M2C now, great.
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Don't forget his video about m6gc.
I bought a m6gc after watching it .
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He straight up hit the nail on the head with his assessment of the steering on the M2; it's noticeably better than the M3/4 but those of us who've driven the likes of the E82, E90s etc. we know it's a far cry from how telepathic the steering was on those models.

But overall the M2 is a very enjoyable car by modern standards. Easily one of the best EPS racks I've experienced alongside the Giulia and ATS. If the 3-series had steering like that it would be the perfect car.
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Don't forget his video about m6gc.
I bought a m6gc after watching it .
Yeah I must have watched these two about 10 times





His comments from 5:40 through to about 7:00 on the GC one sold me on the M6
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He's become a bit of a caricature on Top Gear, but if you dig out his previous videos on 'Drive' you can only appreciate he - as we say here in the UK - 'knows his onions'. Really rate him.
I wish you guys would speak English...

He knows his stuff - and boy can he actually drive...

I never tire of watching the slo-mo drifting sequences in his earlier online videos.
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He's one of the few that actually loved the F80! And I tend to agree
Jeremy Clarkson really likes the f80 as well. You can find the top gear episode online.
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Little but mighty??? 🤦*♂️🤦*♂️🤦*♂️🤦*♂️ im offended hahahaha
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He makes it look so easy, and he's narrating on top of that
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want a M2C now, great.
So did Chris Harris. He mentioned that he bought one recently on his podcast.
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Definetely one of the best reviews , can't wait to see his review on the M2 CS !
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