Recent Topics
Tires for Saab 9-3 215/55/16
by ET16
09/28/16 02:52 PM
How does this sound for moms car...
by blupupher
09/28/16 02:45 PM
Oil filter from Rock Auto???
by wyo
09/28/16 02:39 PM
Purolator filtration 99% vs 96.5%
by AnarchyX
09/28/16 02:13 PM
Competitive friends drive trucks to 500k miles
by Rat407
09/28/16 01:40 PM
Mercedes 00098988 replacement for Ford PS fluid?
by 9009000
09/28/16 01:39 PM
Best High Mileage 5w-30 oil?
by dx92beater
09/28/16 12:41 PM
2008 Caddie CTS Heavy Oil Usage
by jcbcts
09/28/16 11:54 AM
Detergents
by JDMiller
09/28/16 11:50 AM
Terrier puppies
by pbm
09/28/16 11:12 AM
The joys of owning a car with 200K miles
by mclasser
09/28/16 10:53 AM
Rims/tires for my Ford pickup
by Donald
09/28/16 09:54 AM
Newest Members
Jarhead74, spieler, Slash2CPU, Rforce, JDMiller
59205 Registered Users
Who's Online
97 registered (4WD, 2015_PSD, 440Magnum, AnarchyX, AandPDan, 2009Edge, 9 invisible), 1989 Guests and 15 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
59205 Members
66 Forums
255023 Topics
4189307 Posts

Max Online: 2862 @ 07/07/14 03:10 PM
Donate to BITOG
Page 1 of 2 1 2 >
Topic Options
#3354705 - 04/27/14 02:30 PM Ugh. hideously fugly.
97tbird Offline


Registered: 05/09/03
Posts: 9158
Loc: Fayetteville, NC
_________________________
Sufficiently Caffeinated...
Cars: 1997 Thunderbird v8 sports(sold), 2003 Elantra GLS, 2005 BMW 330Ci ZHP, 2014 Mazda 6 Touring

Top
#3354710 - 04/27/14 02:36 PM Re: Ugh. hideously fugly. [Re: 97tbird]
Quattro Pete Offline


Registered: 10/30/02
Posts: 32162
Loc: Great Lakes
Yeah, I'm not a big fan either.

From the current BMW line-up, I like the 4-series the best.
_________________________
'02 530i (Edge HM 10W-40)
'15 Q5 3.0T (Edge 5W-40)

Top
#3354720 - 04/27/14 02:43 PM Re: Ugh. hideously fugly. [Re: 97tbird]
97tbird Offline


Registered: 05/09/03
Posts: 9158
Loc: Fayetteville, NC
Subaru has also made good on their promise of making the Legacy uglier with each model year change. The new 2015 Legacy looks like it was built by a very sleepy Camry team.

Oh what a nice car it was about 3 generations back.
_________________________
Sufficiently Caffeinated...
Cars: 1997 Thunderbird v8 sports(sold), 2003 Elantra GLS, 2005 BMW 330Ci ZHP, 2014 Mazda 6 Touring

Top
#3354721 - 04/27/14 02:43 PM Re: Ugh. hideously fugly. [Re: 97tbird]
andrewg Offline


Registered: 10/05/08
Posts: 4943
Loc: Buckley, Wa.
Looks rather dated to me. Nothing really eye catching.
If I was going to pay that kind of money....I'd get something much more attractive and would make my heart beat faster from just looking at it.
_________________________
2016 Honda Civic LX Coupe
2015 Honda Fit
2012 Honda Ridgeline

Top
#3354758 - 04/27/14 03:36 PM Re: Ugh. hideously fugly. [Re: 97tbird]
Rand Offline


Registered: 08/20/03
Posts: 10673
Loc: NE,Ohio
but those dont have 10kilos of bling bling!!
ugh

I can only imagine the interior on a bright day..
(I have very sensitive eyes to bright lights)
_________________________
2015 Forester I-Premium 6MT

Top
#3354762 - 04/27/14 03:40 PM Re: Ugh. hideously fugly. [Re: 97tbird]
spasm3 Offline


Registered: 05/30/10
Posts: 6532
Loc: out there
I can see thugs breaking off the door handles and breaking out windows to pry out silver.
_________________________
13 elantra 46k 5w30 ultra
03 chevy avalanche67k pyb
02 saturnsc1 66k 0w40 castrol
01 saturnsc1 185k being rebuilt
93 ciera 79k 5w30 havo

Top
#3354780 - 04/27/14 03:57 PM Re: Ugh. hideously fugly. [Re: 97tbird]
simple_gifts Offline


Registered: 07/26/04
Posts: 10976
Loc: Middlesex County CT
I'm looking for the convergence of product lines, but see none.

Seems like an unnatural and fabricated object for the pretentious.

Silver, not durable.


Edited by simple_gifts (04/27/14 04:00 PM)
_________________________
2003 Echo > 4.0x10^5 miles; 0W-40
2006 B2300;108K;ALM

Please conserve paper; it is not like it grows on trees.

Top
#3354811 - 04/27/14 04:27 PM Re: Ugh. hideously fugly. [Re: 97tbird]
Burt Offline


Registered: 01/08/09
Posts: 1254
Loc: texas
Just another way to fleece rich people of their money by giving them something that says "exclusive" but gives them no real value. Reminds me of when I worked in a country club in high school and saw all these people who dearly wanted to feel that they were getting something special.
_________________________
2011 RX350 40k miles
2015 Fiesta SFE eco-boost 11k miles

Top
#3354849 - 04/27/14 05:14 PM Re: Ugh. hideously fugly. [Re: Burt]
andrewg Offline


Registered: 10/05/08
Posts: 4943
Loc: Buckley, Wa.
Originally Posted By: Burt
Just another way to fleece rich people of their money by giving them something that says "exclusive" but gives them no real value. Reminds me of when I worked in a country club in high school and saw all these people who dearly wanted to feel that they were getting something special.

To be fair....we all want to feel we have something special for our money, no?
Many who have achieved wealth through hard work and applying themselves with diligence/effort often want and expect value. I'm not sure sure that many of those types of wealthy folks would want this car.
_________________________
2016 Honda Civic LX Coupe
2015 Honda Fit
2012 Honda Ridgeline

Top
#3354853 - 04/27/14 05:17 PM Re: Ugh. hideously fugly. [Re: 97tbird]
JAG Offline


Registered: 10/23/05
Posts: 4550
Loc: Fredericksburg, VA
I have not liked the styling direction that BMW has gone in since the early 2000s. They used to be so classy-looking.

Top
#3354862 - 04/27/14 05:32 PM Re: Ugh. hideously fugly. [Re: 97tbird]
BearZDefect Offline


Registered: 08/15/05
Posts: 2155
Loc: Lexington, KY
I agree with JAG. Their cousins at VW have held the classy look much better.

Top
#3354868 - 04/27/14 05:43 PM Re: Ugh. hideously fugly. [Re: 97tbird]
earlyre Offline


Registered: 11/22/11
Posts: 3244
Loc: Lima, Ohio, USA
How much more does this package tack on to the price of the car?

Currently 1Kilo of scrap .925 Sterling silver goes for $585.27(USD), so there's $5,852.70(USD) worth of Silver in the car.
_________________________
Mine:
09 Mercury Sable : 6qts QSAD 5w20,WIX 51516
Mine to Maintain:
03 Pontiac Vibe : 4.5qts QSAD 5w30,WIX 51394

Top
#3354911 - 04/27/14 06:28 PM Re: Ugh. hideously fugly. [Re: 97tbird]
mcrn Online   content


Registered: 11/30/05
Posts: 2938
Loc: FL
why would you like a highly reflective material on the interior?

Top
#3354921 - 04/27/14 06:37 PM Re: Ugh. hideously fugly. [Re: mcrn]
yonyon Offline


Registered: 03/06/12
Posts: 3492
Loc: NJ, USA
Originally Posted By: mcrn
why would you like a highly reflective material on the interior?


...presumably for the same reason some people like stacks of paper or glossy detailing product on the dashboard. The driver doesn't much care about crashing.

Top
#3354968 - 04/27/14 07:28 PM Re: Ugh. hideously fugly. [Re: 97tbird]
hattaresguy Offline


Registered: 06/01/11
Posts: 7180
Loc: CT
Meh its probably for a Russian. For what it costs you could have gotten a custom Mercedes or a RR or Bentley. The 7 series isn't exactly class leading.

All that silver and you still have to suffer that cheap plastic shifter stalk, and your still in a 7 series which everyone owns.

At least its the V12 version.


Edited by hattaresguy (04/27/14 07:33 PM)

Top
Page 1 of 2 1 2 >