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      12-07-2007, 12:14 PM   #1
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Collection of 135i Reviews / 128i Reviews

UPDATED 3/22/08



Big Names
Grassroots Motorsports
Car & Driver
Automobile (135i coupe)
Automobile (convertible)
Road and Track First Drive
Road and Track 135i Full Road Test
Winding Road
Winding Road (video)
CAR (135i)
CAR (123d)
Evo I
Evo II (scroll down for scans)
Edmunds First Drive
Edmunds Full Test 135i
Fifth Gear
Motor Trend (135i coupe)
Motor Trend (128i convertible)
Motor Trend Blog: Baby Bimmer's Best
The Car Connection
Top Gear
Popular Mechanics
Ward's Auto World
Bimmer Magazine
Car Magazine reviews 135i coupe
Bloomberg Magazine
BMW Magazine


Comparison Tests
Auto Express (135i, TT, and GTI)
AutoCar (135i, Cayman, and 350Z)
Auto Motor Und Sport (135i, Cayman S, Merc SLK)
Motivemag 128i vs. VW R32


Individual Reviewers
Jeremy Clarkson

Jeremy Clarkson: "The 135 coupé is the best car BMW makes"
Paul Tan
Laurence Yap


Newspaper
Times UK (123d)
London Telegraph
National Post
Canwest News
Irish Times
LA Times


Other/Internet
MWerks
Modified Cars
Car Sales
Unspecified German review
Auto Motor Und Sport
Cars Guide
Canadian Driver
Parker’s
Motive Magazine
Autospies
MSN UK
EDBMW
Roadfly
Cars.com (video)
Wheels Mag (Australia)
Motor Authority
BimmerFile Review: BMW 135i
Motive Magazine
The Independent
Auto 123 reviews the 135i
NationalPost reviews cabrio
Winding Road reviews 125i convertible
Speed Sport Life (135i)
Carfreaks reviews 120d
Canadiandriver.com (135i)
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      12-07-2007, 12:17 PM   #2
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Not organized/obsessive are you 1ster? ; -) Thanks!!
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      12-07-2007, 12:31 PM   #3
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Not organized/obsessive are you 1ster?
Nope. :tongue: Just trying to help make this into the quality forum it deserves to be.
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      12-07-2007, 12:37 PM   #4
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      12-07-2007, 03:39 PM   #5
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nicely done and thanks.
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      12-07-2007, 03:48 PM   #6
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nice work sir!
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      12-08-2007, 12:51 AM   #7
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Nice work, but a few are missing - first, the Globe and Mail review:

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/servl...cialGlobeAuto/
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      12-08-2007, 12:53 AM   #8
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The Laurence (sic) Yap and Canadian Driver reviews are identical. It can also be found at http://www.wheels.ca/reviews/article/32305.
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      12-08-2007, 01:05 AM   #9
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4Car review - Channel 4, Britain
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      12-08-2007, 01:15 AM   #10
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The Car Enthusiast
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      12-08-2007, 01:21 AM   #11
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Autocar solo review
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      12-08-2007, 08:15 AM   #12
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1ster, Awesome idea, and great work!!!
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      12-08-2007, 12:13 PM   #13
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Outstanding effort. Thanks, 1ster.
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      12-11-2007, 01:14 PM   #14
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Autobahn Report 1 coupe preview:
http://www.autobahnreport.com/bmwmin...es-preview.asp

Autobahn Report 1 convertible preview:
http://www.autobahnreport.com/bmwmin...onvertible.asp
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      12-11-2007, 01:56 PM   #15
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Wow, I REALLY appreciated that 1ster.
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      12-12-2007, 01:37 AM   #16
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Bimmer magazine review
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      12-12-2007, 09:17 PM   #17
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BEST THREAD EVER!:headbang:
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      12-13-2007, 09:20 PM   #18
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Where is the one with it against the Porsche 911?
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      12-26-2007, 07:02 PM   #19
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I couldn't find a story link, but I posted excerpts from a very positive Grassroots Mototsports (Feb. 2008) review of the 135i.

http://www.1addicts.com/forums/showthread.php?t=3177
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      12-29-2007, 06:59 PM   #20
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      12-29-2007, 07:18 PM   #21
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Thanks for the heads-up.

" The fact of the matter is this. The 135 coupé is the best car BMW makes. I have no hesitation at all, then, in giving this long-awaited return to form the rare accolade of five stars."
Quote Jeremy Clarkson.

He liked it.:roundel:Who woulda' figured that? I thought Clarkson hated BMW's.:iono:
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      12-29-2007, 07:20 PM   #22
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that is an awesome article! Thanks for the link. The 135i rules.
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