Car and Driver: M45 Wins

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Car and Driver: M45 Wins

Postby Jesda » Wed Mar 23, 2005 11:59 am

Car and Driver compares the 2006 M45 to MB E-class, BMW 5-series, STS, Audi A6, Jaguar S-type, Acura RL, and Lexus GS430.

http://www.q45.org/cdm45comparo.pdf

Guess who wins?

Edit: Oops, I put the winner in the topic.
Modified by Jesda at 4:13 PM 3/23/2005


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Postby guadofreak » Wed Mar 23, 2005 12:20 pm

I WANT ONE BAD!!!!!!!!!!

must have new M45 rool:

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Postby Falkdesigns » Wed Mar 23, 2005 12:23 pm

Sweet, thanks for the pdf!

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Postby maxnix » Wed Mar 23, 2005 3:57 pm

Grat scan! Funny, while the new ones are faster and have more gegaws, the article really makes me want to keep the G50 (and FY33) and upgrade the wheels, tires and brakes. I wouldn't settle for 16 mpg on the highway when I can get 20+ mpg at high double figure average in complete comfort.

It's a great step forward for Infiniti (Note to Corporate: Don't let Audi use the Q designation yet!), and it seems to roundly beat the GS is all reviews. Now that's what I call I-finesse!

Seems like it needs the V8 5 and E series for serious competition. Just don't include price, or it's game over for Infiniti.

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Postby szh » Wed Mar 23, 2005 7:50 pm

The final two sentences speak volumes:

"The M45 rocks. Game over."

Yay!

Z

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Postby gniknave » Wed Mar 23, 2005 8:27 pm

The only one that really surprised me was beating the new RL. The others have gone downhill...ESPECIALLY Audi.

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Postby sijoko » Wed Mar 23, 2005 8:45 pm

I'm really glad that the new M is a real Infiniti. I hope that the Q replacement is even better.


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