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Re: Got a few questions... (archive)

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Posted by johnW on February 07, 2000 at 21:59:31:

In Reply to: Got a few questions... posted by James N. on February 07, 2000 at 17:27:07:

: I am interested in doing a driving school this spring and even though I am from the Washington, DC area, I am willing to travel in order to find the right school. How much did you spend for the two days? Was the cost of hotel/meals included in the package? How much if it wasn't included? What about renting cars?.. even if I do end up going to a school closer to home, I'm not too keen on risking over-reving my car(I know I know, it's driver error and not poor design by BMW). If there is a website, that would be great too. TIA.

: James N.
: 99 m3/2
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What do you mean M3-overrevving is "not poor design by BMW." What other car company allows such easy-downshifts into 1st or 2nd at road speeds in the 70-100 m/h. That kind of allowed downshifting makes no sense, all it does is shred expensive engines.



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