View Single Post
      05-07-2012, 01:05 PM   #3
bdaddylo
Major
bdaddylo's Avatar
United_States
74
Rep
1,434
Posts

Drives: 2011 E82 1M
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Houston, TX

iTrader: (3)

Garage List
Quote:
Originally Posted by ESC OFF View Post
As long as you are not hitting the rev limiter you're OK. There are quite a few tracks out there that can be entirely run in 3rd gear. I'm not sure where you were running but I'm assuming there were not a lot of long straights or tight turns/switchbacks that allow for high speeds or require slow speeds for turning?
+1

As noted in many reviews the large amounts of torque available in the low RPM range is one of the best attributes of our N54.
__________________
_______________________
1989 E30 M3/Zinnoberrot
2011 1 Series M Coupe/VO/Fully Loaded/Bloated/Stoptech ST-40 Trophy Street