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My 2008 Z4 convertible
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By april2159
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2008 BMW Z4 3.0i 2dr Convertible (3.0L 6cyl 6M)


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Very dependable. Lots of cool features. Comfortable and very easy to drive. Fast when need be. Hugs the road.


Best Features

The fact that it is a convertible! The color is elegant. The style is beautiful. Awesome sound system. SOS button. Low to the ground for great traction.


Worst Features

Radio should be set up for satellite services. Meaning, standard. Not extra.


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Certified Fun
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By CertifiedFun
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2008 BMW Z4 3.0i 2dr Convertible (3.0L 6cyl 6M)


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I have been waiting patiently for the opportunity to own a Z4 and the day finally came. I purchased a CPO car so that I would have warranty coverage just in case. I couldn't have gotten a better deal or a better car. The performance is top notch. I smile every time I get in or out. I got the Steptronic manual with the Sport package and the paddle shifters on the steering wheel. I love the power top and heated seats. This thing is the most fun you can have for 31K.


Best Features

Sport mode, paddle shifters, stock radio, power/heated seats, power top, free maintenance and extended warranty, body lines, the looks I get in traffic in my commuter car versus all the others, don't see too many around, the sound it makes at above 5000rpm.


Worst Features

No leather as a standard feature, no cruise control system light, no center arm rest, exhaust tips.


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I love it sooooo much
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By LOVE my new toy!
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2008 BMW Z4 3.0i 2dr Convertible (3.0L 6cyl 6M)


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I am a mother of four kids whose oldest one just got her license - so we are a three car family. But who needs three big cars? Not us! I work full time and drive frequently for work - and this car brings a thrill to even the most mundane errand. I finally got a toy for myself, and I have no regrets whatsoever. The mileage is good and it is incredibly fun to drive - I am the envy of all my friends. I think it is a BEAUTIFUL SEXY car and I will be in tears when the lease is up. Might just have to get another one!


Best Features

Its looks - I smile whenever I walk out to the parking lot. The automatic top, the heated seats, and the convenient iPod jack. The trunk also fits more than you think!


Worst Features

Radio could be louder, also cup holders (yes, I know - this ain't no minivan!) position drinks right in front of heat/air vents. But I love its design so much that I hesitate to mess with anything.


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Own one and you'll understand!
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By Marcos
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2008 BMW Z4 3.0i 2dr Convertible (3.0L 6cyl 6M)


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This is my first Z4, I have always had Porsches, my last one was a Cayman S. Let me tell you about my Z4 in a nut shell... it's impressive design and agility gave me what I needed to get off my Cayman and look into my "now present and future" BMW relationship. The car handles like its on rails, it brakes like no other car I've driven before and to top it all on wet surfaces you can not even tell that you are driving in the rain, it just feels like a 997 Turbo handling in a smaller car. I will definitely get another BMW after my lease is up on this baby. I will recommend to anyone that is looking for performance, safety and value at the same time. A real head-turner! Enjoy it


Best Features

Love the navigation system, very easy to use, voice activation is magnificent. Stereo second to none.


Worst Features

NONE. Great job BMW!


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I call it my little zippy for a reason!
1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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By smd
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2008 BMW Z4 3.0i 2dr Convertible (3.0L 6cyl 6M)


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I just recently purchased this car. And oh what a car it is. The handling on the Z4 is amazing, not to mention it's one sexy car. Options that are musts are the leather for easier clean-up with a convertible, the premium package with the auto top, as well as the heated seats so that you can take advantage of the top down on cooler nights. Don't waste your money on the upgraded speaker system. The one it has is amazing! My husband is 6'3" and has plenty of headroom. However it is a little cumbersome to get out of compared to a normal car. But hey, you are driving a sports machine who cares right!


Best Features

Headroom for taller folk, great surround sound speakers with awesome base, great handling. great get up-and-go and a very sleek and attention-grabbing interior/exterior. Trunk space is also great for a small convertible.


Worst Features

Although I am not a person sold on power, for the money I would expect even the base model to have a little bit more hp. The automatic (I know... an auto in a sportscar) has this hesitation before it goes.


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