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      02-06-2014, 04:07 AM   #1
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Photos: BMW M4 Coupe Plays in Snow at BMW Driving Experience

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From the BMW Driving Experience facebook page: "Hello BMW M4! The new star of the BMW Driving Experience takes up its duty."

The M4 Coupe arrives for duty at the BMW Snow and Ice Training school in Sölden, Austria.

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      02-06-2014, 04:43 AM   #2
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Holy! Those shots are awesome!
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      02-06-2014, 04:55 AM   #3
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Staggered winter setup for the win. (Well, unless those are fronts+spacer they have on the back)

Pics like this always make me smile. Bookmark this thread for when the winter driving debates come up - they always do.
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      02-06-2014, 05:48 AM   #4
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Really nice thanks for share this Jason
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      02-06-2014, 08:32 AM   #5
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sweet shots!
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part black wheels look really good in these photos
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Those brakes are totally overkill on the snow lol. Lots of fun!
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Incredibly cool. Beautiful pictures.
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Nice! Would love to see video of this please!
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Looks like BMW is really trying to push this color on the M4 ...
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part black wheels look really good in these photos
They definitely look better on the AY car. Still kinda fugly but that's mostly the fugly design.
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part black wheels look really good in these photos
They look great in person as well, that will be my final order.
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that M4 badge is still so odd to me.. but thanks for posting!
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I see my future. Great shots. Please post a video!
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Just a reality check: I wonder what the side panels look like with salt stains on them... especially from the air breather. I have yet to see a 4series driving around from that. I think it would be interesting as it would show that they are functional to passersby.
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Wow that looks awesome!
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Staggered winter setup for the win. (Well, unless those are fronts+spacer they have on the back)

Pics like this always make me smile. Bookmark this thread for when the winter driving debates come up - they always do.
The conditions and images shown in these photos, while awesome, could be replicated with almost any car. Doesn't really mean much. Just because you can drive it in the snow, doesn't mean you should.. Again, it isn't a debate of if you can get it rolling forward, its your margin of safety which is the issue, which will always be higher with an AWD given an identical setup. You can't predict everything the clowns around you will do on the highway, and I prefer to have all the margin I can get rather than have to deal with an accident.

Yes, I'm sure it will be hella fun in the snow, on a closed course.. just not as a daily driver through all conditions winter can throw at you.

Back in the day, I was driving my rwd Lexus IS300 through all kinds of winter weather while everyone on the forums was crying about how much it sucked in snow... it wasn't that bad. Same prob applies to M4. However, I would still take the added margin of safety another car could provide any day.
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