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      03-22-2009, 12:08 PM   #67
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Look like 7Series
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      03-22-2009, 02:11 PM   #68
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man, bmw's shit is getting old now, they definitely need new heads at the design group, so whats the 3 series going to look like "mini me" of 7 ?? or 5 ??
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      03-22-2009, 03:42 PM   #69
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i'm 100% sure the 5 series wont look like that.
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      03-23-2009, 12:14 AM   #70
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Look like 7Series
not really.
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      03-23-2009, 09:18 AM   #71
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It is really funny - when Chris Bangle was in charge - change is too radical - when they are a little bit more conservative - now it's getting old....
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Just another Photoshop image in a german magazine - poor copies - so not really worth looking at to be honest

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those pics are from dutch autoweek , they always seem to know things before anyone else so Im pretty sure 90% in those pics....however that looks like a smaller 7
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Looks like a smaller 7-series to me, couldn't they made it stand out a bit more from the 7.

I hope the new 3-series in 2013 doesn't get that big nostral treatment.
+1.....I think Bangle's designs looked better than this. The new 7 is about as unassuming as the Lexus ES. Disappointing.
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I hope the new 3-series in 2013 doesn't get that big nostral treatment.
I could be wrong, but I believe that frontal surface area requirements have changed (increased) for pedestrian safety reasons in the EU, and so you will see all European car designs change accordingly.
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It is really funny - when Chris Bangle was in charge - change is too radical - when they are a little bit more conservative - now it's getting old....
exactly, there is just no satisfying some people
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Gotta say, I'm acutally liking the look of this. Modern, sleek and slick. Not a fan of the ES350 taillights, but hey. Nothing's perfect.
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Looks like a smaller 7-series to me, couldn't they made it stand out a bit more from the 7.

I hope the new 3-series in 2013 doesn't get that big nostral treatment.
+1!!!!
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