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Old 21st May 2009, 19:53   #1
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Default 2010 BMW X3- it's even more ugly now!

The next X3 will be about four inches longer, a half-inch narrower, and a fraction of an inch taller. The extra length will help improve interior room, but the Sport Activity Vehicle is said to be tuned for increased sporting performance. The features list will include hand-me-downs from the 7 Series such as Night Vision and Heads Up Display, and -- in Europe at least -- six engines will be offered: two gasoline and four diesel. We in the U.S. will probably still make do with the either the naturally aspirated or turbocharged 3.0-liter gas engines and possibly a turbo'd four.

Source:REPORT: 2010 BMW X3 coming in November
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Old 21st May 2009, 19:56   #2
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This is photoshopped for sure.
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Old 21st May 2009, 20:19   #3
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yes this is photoshopped.
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It's photoshopped? What gives this impression if I may know?
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Arrow better

Actually, if this is the new X3, it actually looks much more X5-ish - better than the old X3.

The old one drove pretty well though - BMW always tries to make a good impression on the driver and it usually works.
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psed or not its waaaay better than the current x3.
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This looks good.With better proportions and a more cohesive design.Looks matured.With Bangle it was love it or hate it..Now its just pleasing!
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Looks ordinary! The front badging will demand the premium, but without that the safari will fare better in looks.
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looks pretty good! Definitely better looking than the current x3. However the new q5, shatters it in the looks department!
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It's not that hideous, but for BMW standards it's a little sub-par for my liking. I've never enjoyed the BMW SUV's, it's just not right. A BMW for me, should be a car. Great post!
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A little too rounded, if you will. Somehow looks a bit like the Tuscon.
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It's photoshopped? What gives this impression if I may know?
a totally new car will be camouflaged. also there is only 1 picture with sidelines & bodylines not well finished, which is seen on a magazine or a poster (see it carefully). what i am saying is this is a p.s. version that is being shown.
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I hate this car.Land Cruiser Prado is ten times better!
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I've never enjoyed the BMW SUV's, it's just not right. A BMW for me, should be a car.
Bang on!
The M3 is the ideal BMW - small, fast, agile and superb to drive. The X3 is nice to drive, but in other areas, it's beaten comprehensively - at times by cars costing half as much. And yes, it is ugly. I don't like the X3. The X5 is a little better.
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a totally new car will be camouflaged.
Not always and not necessarily. It could be for any magazine's preview.
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also there is only 1 picture with sidelines & bodylines not well finished, which is seen on a magazine or a poster (see it carefully). what i am saying is this is a p.s. version that is being shown.
I've seen it carefully. What you're seeing as not well finished is due to image compression.

We're not discussing about photoshop here. Are we? However, If you have more to point out on this subject let's take it up via PM.
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