Go Back   Club Lexus Forums > General Forums > Car Chat
Sign in using an external account
Register Forgot Password?

BMW announces pricing for 2011 X3

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 10-14-10, 11:19 PM   #16
Lexus Champion
Trader Score: (0)
Join Date: Apr 2002
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Posts: 2,169
Send a message via AIM to pbm317

Supposedly very similar in size to the 1st gen X5.
This ad is not displayed to registered members.
Register your free account today and become a member on Club Lexus!
pbm317 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-14-10, 11:22 PM   #17
Lexus Champion
Trader Score: (0)
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Alberta
Posts: 3,054

Originally Posted by DustinV View Post
Let me get this straight. You don't like the design of the GLK, so the car is "bad"?

I've ridden in the GLK. I liked it. The design is unique (design is subjective) and the inside is pleasing. It might not be as sporty as its rivals, but it certainly feels solid, safe, comfortable and premium.
The GLK's inside is pleasing?

I guess if you like cheap plastic, hard leather and no ergonomics. Hands down the worst Tier 1 vehicle that I have ever had the displeasure of driving. At least the first gen X3 handled well. There was absolutely nothing about the GLK that I enjoyed, from aesthetics, to interior, to nav, to handling, to steering, to braking.....it was just bad.

The new X3 is a huge step forward for BMW, and this should sell well...especially in light of the lower pricing. Imo, the first gen is just as bad as the GLK, but in typical BMW fashion it handles and steers well.

2011 750 Li Xdrive Alpine White
2010 X5 35d Space Grey

2008 ISF SGM (Gone but never forgotten!)
2005 RX330 Flint Mica (Gone but not forgotten!)
CDNROCKIES is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-14-10, 11:49 PM   #18
Trader Score: (0)
RXSF's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: San Francisco, CA
Posts: 10,398

I have to agree that the inside of the GLK is cheap and obviously was made to cut costs, especially that navi hood part.
2011 RX450h, 2002 IS300, 2009 C350
Retired- 2004 RX330, 1999 RX300
RXSF is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-14-10, 11:49 PM

2011, arrive, bmw, button, canadian, date, dealer, forum, invoice, lots, mpg, pricing, push, start, x3

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 08:13 PM.

Join ClubLexus

Copyright © 2000-2015 Internet Brands, Inc. All Rights Reserved
Privacy Policy | Disclaimer | Terms of Use | JOBS

Get all contact info