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The 428i Convertible Turo Review

Its no Miata but its good.

I went here and it did great. I really need to head to the mountains more.

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Quiet until 3k rpm, then it sounds good. Not the most power but it felt torquey. Steering seemed heavy just for sake of it, I was in sport mode though. I know the convertible adds a ton of weight but the car seemed stiff, so at least there is that. It did everything I asked of it and was pretty damn enjoyable.

The 8 speed auto is quick, surprisingly so after being in old autos. A manual would have been nice though. Towards the end of the drive I ended up leaving it in auto. Floor it and tap twice, tap twice while deceleration, repeat 100 times. Didn’t think it would get repetitive to me, but it did.

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Thing kills it on the highway, big inside (and out), super comfortable. I get why these are the best all around cars.

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As for as Turo goes, all good so far. Getting the car at the airport was the easiest. Only negatives are the warped rotors (on a 70k mile car) and no heated leather seats, come on BMW that should be standard. Ended up being roughly $70 a day with taxes and insurance, which I think is a good deal for a good car.

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Sidenote - Actually surprising how close it is to my old SC400 regarding specs, roughly $50k, 250hp and 4klbs.

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