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      02-17-2013, 10:23 AM   #23
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The way the M5 takes a corner is night and day. The car stays dead flat around corners, and when you put the gas down midway, the limited slip diff at the back makes a huge difference in getting the power down fast. The diff, the steering, and the chassis stiffness are all differences between the 550i and the M5.
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      02-17-2013, 10:27 AM   #24
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The way the M5 takes a corner is night and day. The car stays dead flat around corners, and when you put the gas down midway, the limited slip diff at the back makes a huge difference in getting the power down fast. The diff, the steering, and the chassis stiffness are all differences between the 550i and the M5.
My 550 with the Dinan shockwave and the springs corners very well... Again I have not had a chance to drive an M5 which is making this process very difficult

I wish I could just buy them all

I now know I hate Mercedes unless is a black series, the merc is not very nice looking inside and out...

At this point the decision is between the

Porsche cayenne turbo
Porsche cayenne GTS
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      04-04-2013, 11:47 PM   #25
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No M5 or E63 can't even get close to 997 TT i have Turbo S 997 Real sports car 2.7 0-60 Stock car.... Just a different class If u like the speed and the racing performance the car is for u >>>
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      04-05-2013, 12:25 AM   #26
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If I were you, I would go for 911 turbo for sure. If you can afford, the perfect option would be M5 + 991 turbo S! Don't really feel that it's a good idea to keep both 550i and M5.
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      04-05-2013, 12:43 AM   #27
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No M5 or E63 can't even get close to 997 TT i have Turbo S 997 Real sports car 2.7 0-60 Stock car.... Just a different class If u like the speed and the racing performance the car is for u >>>
Your totally right.

Oh wait, never mind I blew a 997 turbo's doors off the other day .

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      04-05-2013, 12:52 AM   #28
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Your totally right.

Oh wait, never mind I blew a 997 turbo's doors off the other day .

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Was this video shot in HD? If there is a video equivalent to the "butt dial" I think this video is it.
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      04-05-2013, 12:57 AM   #29
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Yes, it was shot in 1080P with my iphone 5 .
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      04-05-2013, 10:12 AM   #30
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Lol that looks more like Boxster..

You can go ahead and look the specs for 997 Turbo S

M5 is a very fast car but u just cannot compare it with 997 Turbo S

Come and race me i give u heads up



Remember this is from 60 miles per hour and the is not Turbo S

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      04-05-2013, 11:13 AM   #31
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I agree with the others here. The M5 is stellar, but if you're determined to keep the 550 I would mix it up a bit and do a ED on the Porsche.
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      04-05-2013, 12:55 PM   #32
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Lol that looks more like Boxster..

You can go ahead and look the specs for 997 Turbo S

M5 is a very fast car but u just cannot compare it with 997 Turbo S

Come and race me i give u heads up



Remember this is from 60 miles per hour and the is not Turbo S
Nope thats the same one I killed. When and where?
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Id get the porsche or the audi in your specific situation. It'd be silly to have that worked 550 and an M5.
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Go 997.2 no point in having two 5's.
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      04-05-2013, 03:49 PM   #34
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No M5 or E63 can't even get close to 997 TT i have Turbo S 997 Real sports car 2.7 0-60 Stock car.... Just a different class If u like the speed and the racing performance the car is for u >>>
Your totally right.

Oh wait, never mind I blew a 997 turbo's doors off the other day .



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      04-05-2013, 04:07 PM   #35
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you're so funny dude... did you watch this video. and if you understand about the cars the Porsche its a regular TT it's not Turbo S I'm not going to race you for money but please bring your video camera. so you can have a souvenir. Lol
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      04-05-2013, 04:10 PM   #36
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You're so funny dude... did you watch this video. and if you understand about the cars the Porsche its a regular TT it's not Turbo S I'm not going to race you for money but please bring your video camera. so you can have a souvenir. Lol



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      04-05-2013, 04:17 PM   #37
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Please do some research the 4 fastest cars on the Planet 0-60 one of them. Is Turbo s 2.6 I just want to help you out so you can understand what are you talking about.
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      04-05-2013, 04:20 PM   #38
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I had both too. I find the M5 is not only better performing, but also seems much more precise in terms of handling, power delivery, gear shifts, engine response. It's like Enhanced definition TV 480p vs. 1080p.

The sense of precision I what I love about the car. The 550i completely lacked that.
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Please do some research the 4 fastest cars on the Planet 0-60 one of them. Is Turbo s 2.6 I just want to help you out so you can understand what are you talking about.
Your turbo S Cab Does 0-60 in 2.6 seconds? WOW that must be the fastest one in the world.
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      04-05-2013, 06:38 PM   #40
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I've had a 550 stage 4 and now an M6. I can say that they do not compare when it comes to how the engine, power and overall delivery of both are communicated and distributed. My 550xi stage 4 was a load of fun off the line and it handled pretty damn good with springs and (ARS) but after driving the M6 which is similar to the M5 I can say that they are 2 different animals and would not compare them as equals.
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      04-05-2013, 09:57 PM   #41
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Don't hate !! for one of mine i can get 2 of yours
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      04-10-2013, 01:20 AM   #42
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Don't hate !! for one of mine i can get 2 of yours
You could also have two new GTR's that stock beat you. Cars are more then numbers. Turbo Porsche's are awesome cars but I would take an R8 V10 any day over it. The R8 may be slower but the sound and dynamic feeling leave the Turbo in the dust. Also yes I have not only driven both these cars I have tracked them as well. BTW you are very lucky to have such a stable of fine automobiles.
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Lol that looks more like Boxster..

You can go ahead and look the specs for 997 Turbo S

M5 is a very fast car but u just cannot compare it with 997 Turbo S

Come and race me i give u heads up



Remember this is from 60 miles per hour and the is not Turbo S
Something was not right with the M5's 'launch' - see 0.26 - 0.27 of the video.
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BMW has always been my favorite car .... But the 997 Turbo S is Especial

This was my favorite car ...

http://www.m5board.com/vbulletin/e63...-my-beast.html
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