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      01-30-2013, 12:46 PM   #32
Die Wolfe
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Drives: '12 535i Msport/'13 X5///M
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Northern California

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Originally Posted by LastFrontierBimmer
I removed the xDrive badges from the side but kept the 535i on the rear. I prefer the cleaner look on the sides and don't care if people know its all-wheel drive, but I'm proud of my 535i. I worked hard for it and while I KNOW I'd love driving the V8, I made the conscious choice to go with the inline 6 for a balance between performance and fuel economy.
I'm with you on that balance issue. The 535i is my wife's daily driver and while I don't mind paying for fuel in my X5M; I couldn't see myself letting her refuel every couple of days because of an engine that "I" wanted...