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      03-12-2008, 11:17 PM   #1
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Anyone going? I'm thinking of heading down tomorrow night possibly.
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Went down there today, they've got a graphite (I think it was graphite) 135 with coral interior, and walnut trim or something (not crazy about the combo). Seems like a base 135 otherwise but it was open to the public so you could sit in it.

It looked fantastic and I didn't want to get out! :thumbup:

They also have the new M3 and an X6 in addition to the usual line.
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The first official disadvantage of living in Vancouver. We get the Auto Show last.
I'm dying to see the 1 in person.
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If it was the same one that was in Edmonton (which it sounds like), it looked great. Although the wheels (whatever style they were) didn't do it for me.
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I went last night as well and that was indeed Sparkling Graphite. I have to say that I agree with everyone's initial impression of the car. It definitely has way more presence in real life than can ever be portrayed in a photo. So glad I went with SGM!!
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there certainly were quite a few people checking it out.

I found it to be the perfect size, it was relatively compact but you really don't get the sense of how driver focused the car is until you sit in it.
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Just posted some pics from the show in the Pictures and Videos section.

http://www.1addicts.com/forums/showt...9446#post79446
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Thanks TitoSkulls!
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Nice pics, better than the ones I took!
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