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      12-02-2019, 10:46 AM   #23
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I always liked the X6. So as the minority, trust me when I say that rear end is awful. The front and side look great but... yeah I don't know it's almost like bmw is assigning 2 different people. One to design the front and one for the back and then a third fella has to somehow make their two totally different designs work together
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      12-02-2019, 11:02 AM   #24
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No and it never will. The interior is fine but the exterior of the X6 has always been hideous.

At least the regular X6 M has chrome grilles which I appreciate!
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The rear end of this car will NEVER grow on me.
Saw both in real life and pics, no bueno.
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I don't understand why x6 even exists. It's not practical as x5 and not much more appealing.
Its all about the ///Money. Think about it this way. They don't sell in mainstream numbers, I believe C/D quoted 10,000 X6's a year, but, I would think they make more money on each X6 than X5, as they likely share similar development/manufacturing costs, but the X6 has a larger price than an equivalent X5. I could be wrong, but that's my theory.
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I don't understand why x6 even exists. It's not practical as x5 and not much more appealing.
That's what I thought when I first heard about the car back in 2007 (concept).
Since I admired Chris Bangle while everyone was bashing him, I knew the design will be classic.
Fast forward to 2019, yes the first generation X6 is still the best looking SUV coupe.
It was also an important model because this niche segment of "SUV coupe" is what X6 started it all.
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I don't understand why x6 even exists. It's not practical as x5 and not much more appealing.
Its all about the ///Money. Think about it this way. They don't sell in mainstream numbers, I believe C/D quoted 10,000 X6's a year, but, I would think they make more money on each X6 than X5, as they likely share similar development/manufacturing costs, but the X6 has a larger price than an equivalent X5. I could be wrong, but that's my theory.
+1 whatever makes then money
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I don't understand why x6 even exists. It's not practical as x5 and not much more appealing.
That's what I thought when I first heard about the car back in 2007 (concept).
Since I admired Chris Bangle while everyone was bashing him, I knew the design will be classic.
Fast forward to 2019, yes the first generation X6 is still the best looking SUV coupe.
It was also an important model because this niche segment of "SUV coupe" is what X6 started it all.
Yup, bmw started and right after Mercedes, and Porsche
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      12-02-2019, 11:27 AM   #29
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The new X6 M seems to be a love it or leave it body style. Personally I love it. It started growing on me when I first saw it testing on the roads where I live. I saw the quad pipes and followed it around like a groupie.
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Whatís the color itís doesnít seem like MBB
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      12-02-2019, 11:57 AM   #32
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I don't understand why x6 even exists. It's not practical as x5 and not much more appealing.
That's what I thought when I first heard about the car back in 2007 (concept).
Since I admired Chris Bangle while everyone was bashing him, I knew the design will be classic.
Fast forward to 2019, yes the first generation X6 is still the best looking SUV coupe.
It was also an important model because this niche segment of "SUV coupe" is what X6 started it all.
https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikiped...r_20080303.jpg

This is where it all started, before X6
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      12-02-2019, 11:58 AM   #33
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What's the color it's doesn't seem like MBB
It is but so different on daylight

I personally love this color
More natural picture on this M8GC
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I don't understand why x6 even exists. It's not practical as x5 and not much more appealing.
More sports appeal? Just guessing, I myself have compression issues when it comes to an SUV/SAV or whatever posing as sports cars, maybe it's me
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What's the color it's doesn't seem like MBB
It is but so different on daylight

I personally love this color
More natural picture on this M8GC
Looks good on the "8".
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Feel like I'm being force feed to see that rear end everywhere… and I'm starting to like it a little. Probably the philosophy BMW is going to use with the new grill on the M3/M4.
The more you see it, more you like it.
Same with the grill as time passes. Lol
grill is fine, I don't mine the X6 but my wife calls it a post op trans vehicle
Haha, lately I am thinking to switch to M8 GC.

To me the best looking BMW in years.
Let me know your final decision as I'm in the same boat between X6 M50i and M850i GC, I changed my decision like 10 times
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Still as ugly as when it debuted in 2008. Furthermore, it is a solution in search of a problem.
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I think I'd go for the X5M myself if I was looking for something like this, the whole design seems to fit better. I'm not so keen on the rear end of this X6.
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Feel like I'm being force feed to see that rear end everywhere… and I'm starting to like it a little. Probably the philosophy BMW is going to use with the new grill on the M3/M4.
The more you see it, more you like it.
Same with the grill as time passes. Lol
grill is fine, I don't mine the X6 but my wife calls it a post op trans vehicle
Haha, lately I am thinking to switch to M8 GC.

To me the best looking BMW in years.
Let me know your final decision as I'm in the same boat between X6 M50i and M850i GC, I changed my decision like 10 times
Tell me about it. X6M is more practical for me because of kids but I am willing to suck it up and get M8 GC
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Feel like I'm being force feed to see that rear end everywhere… and I'm starting to like it a little. Probably the philosophy BMW is going to use with the new grill on the M3/M4.
The more you see it, more you like it.
Same with the grill as time passes. Lol
grill is fine, I don't mine the X6 but my wife calls it a post op trans vehicle
Haha, lately I am thinking to switch to M8 GC.

To me the best looking BMW in years.
You and me both. Just waiting to see a m8 comp coupe or grand coupe.
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I don't understand why x6 even exists. It's not practical as x5 and not much more appealing.
Because it's not as practical yet some still find it appealing..... ? Just a guess...

While you may indeed lack understanding... Clearly enough Sales still occurred to make a THIRD generation...

X6 Gen -1 2008-2014
X6 Gen -2 2015-2019
X6 Gen -3 2020- ?

one would think by now... you would have ummmm… gained an understanding...

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Still as ugly as when it debuted in 2008. Furthermore, it is a solution in search of a problem.
I don't think you have the correct mental approach there...

If the X6M is a solution in search of a problem... then the problem was FOUND. Again.. this is GEN 3...


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Its all about the ///Money. Think about it this way. They don't sell in mainstream numbers, I believe C/D quoted 10,000 X6's a year, but, I would think they make more money on each X6 than X5, as they likely share similar development/manufacturing costs, but the X6 has a larger price than an equivalent X5. I could be wrong, but that's my theory.
+1 ... great minds.... even if it sells poorly... the X6 helps offset the development costs of the X5


FULL DISCLAIMER: yes.. I also think the X6 and X4 do not look as good as the X5 and X3 respectively... but hate doesn't feed denial.

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Feel like I'm being force feed to see that rear end everywhere… and I'm starting to like it a little. Probably the philosophy BMW is going to use with the new grill on the M3/M4.
The more you see it, more you like it.
Same with the grill as time passes. Lol
grill is fine, I don't mine the X6 but my wife calls it a post op trans vehicle
Haha, lately I am thinking to switch to M8 GC.

To me the best looking BMW in years.
You and me both. Just waiting to see a m8 comp coupe or grand coupe.
I almost picked one last month.

Here are some beautiful interior of a M8 C
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Nice to see the car color and shape on daylight
I personally don't like the chrome at all but it's easy fix.
I personally will get the Competition model

The X6M looks absolutely amazing!!!
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