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View Poll Results: Which car shall pbasil1 buy next?
BMW M5 2 11.76%
BMW M3 2 11.76%
Audi RS4 6 35.29%
Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution (IX or X) 7 41.18%
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Unread 09-03-2013, 07:56 AM   #1
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Ive got an itch for another sports car, and im leaning towards an Audi RS4, but the M5,M3 and Lancer Evo have always been some favorites... I love speed and power, but styling and comfort are important too.

I will occasionally hit the track, so the M5 seems a bit unlikely due to its size, and thats where the evo would excel, but the RS4 and M3 are certainly happy on a track too.

Im torn on what to go for next. Whatever it is its going to be 2005 or newer. Im open to other suggestions, but keep in mind i will likely be fixing the car up, so it has to be tuner freindly ie: coilovers, exhausts, turbo/superchargers available, tuners....etc So if you make a suggestion, be sure it meets some of my criteria. Oh and it must be a manual transmission, no paddle shift BS or autos!
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Rs4 rs4 rs4
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Used or new?
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Im buying used whatever it is.
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Its like trying to pick how you want to be executed....."none of the above"?
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Thats not an option sir.

And ive got more votes for the evo than anything...
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How anyone would take an Evo over an RS4 i don't know
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Ima kinda leaning towards the evo, just with cost and performance in mind, but a bimmer or audi would be much nicer and comfy.
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I assume you're seriously considering all of these options? Have you talked with any current owners that actively track their cars?

Only mentioning this because I've overheard the unhappy grumblings from hardcore E92 M3 owners upset about an inherent design issue with the S65 engine.

Also, my vote goes for the Lotus Elise. The car's so quick it must have squirreled out of your poll .
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Yes im pretty serious about all of them, and have talked to a few. As far as track use goes the evo is hands down the best overall performer, especially if you consider modifying, which i will be.

I havent seen any issues with the M3, though im still researching, and im going to see what i can find now. Thanks for the heads up!
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