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      06-08-2013, 02:45 AM   #1
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Wink Dinan S3 550i Article

Buddy of mine just sent this to me. Great read. Enjoyed it a lot and couldn't agree more. Dinan packages take the car to what should have been available as an option from the factory. Yes it is available from the dealership [if they offer Dinan products] and I am sure any BMW Client Advisor worth his weight in gold would be happy to add them to your final sales sheet. But still it seems the F10 550i chassis offers a lot for those willing to tune it to improve a pretty nice product in hand. If they ever offer something for the F10 M5 wow it'll probably make an even great car...that much better.

Well enjoy...and please lend your comments/experiences/pros and cons are all appreciated.

http://www.autoweek.com/article/2013...n=awdailydrive
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      06-08-2013, 06:25 AM   #2
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I've had Dinan before in my E90 and enjoyed every minute of it. The power was extremely linear throughout. Better IMO than any piggyback (I had both). I can just imagine the power on the 550i S3.

However, with such a steep price, I think I'd rather have an M5 off the bat.
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