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Old 07-11-2021, 11:21 PM   #1
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The Veloster N was a horrible daily driver, so after only 6 weeks, I traded it for another (my 3rd) BMW i3, this time the S performance model. The Veloster had ridiculously stiff suspension that got the car airborne on every freeway surface imperfection, even on the softest setting. MY FAULT. I should've done a more thorough test drive. I took a huge $$$ loss, but I've got more money than brains.

I desperately tried to NOT buy another i3, but no other car I drove does a better job as a daily driver.

I'd also like to replace the aging Yaris with something new for my roadtrips ... good luck with that!

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Old 07-11-2021, 11:27 PM   #2
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The red/black colour combination adds another element to the already weirdly unique i3. I like it!
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Old 07-12-2021, 06:27 AM   #3
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Was gonna ask if they still made new i3s, but then I saw the CPO plate.

That cactus doesn't look fun to accidentally brush up against when stepping out of the garage. lol
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Old 07-12-2021, 07:32 PM   #4
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How much would you estimate that cactus weighs ?
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Old 07-13-2021, 04:07 PM   #5
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5 years old is considered "aging"?
2014 Yaris LE 5 Speed - Netz emblem, fog lights, TRD sway bar, Blitz ram air, JDM tails, TRD short shifter, 15-17 radio, SE/RS spoiler, weeb stickers, projector retrofit, SE cluster, NST crank pulley, MR lowering springs, SE rear bumper - Daily driver

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