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      05-22-2009 04:21 PM #1
      Hey guys(and girls), wouldn't really say I'm new here, I've been reading the CL for quite some time now. Anyway I did a quick search for this topic and didn't really get anything, so I'm wondering what OEM seats you like the most and why? Be it looks or comfort or both, lets see them. My personal favorites are the '97 Saab 9000 Aero anniversary edition seats.
      RULE #1


    2. 05-22-2009 04:22 PM #2
      Mitsubishi evo stock seats


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      05-22-2009 04:22 PM #3
      ZOMG, that's easy

      mk IV R32 seats!



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      05-22-2009 04:24 PM #4
      Quote, originally posted by Veedubboy75 »
      ZOMG, that's easy

      mk IV R32 seats!


      The ones that came in the euro cars, or the Euro RS4 has an option for way bad-ass recaros! In any case recaros are sweet.

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      05-22-2009 04:26 PM #5
      Tasty seats from the GT3RS

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    6. 05-22-2009 04:26 PM #6
      Quote Originally Posted by slomofo. View Post
      You didn't stance anything. You lowered it. Maybe I mis-spoke. Stance is a descriptive word, thereby a verb, not a person, place, or thing like a noun would be. The R32 has a nice stance because it is lowered. Noun is the R32. Verbs are lowered and stance.

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      05-22-2009 04:31 PM #7

      Cadillac Fleetwood Talisman

      They are like freakin lazyboy chairs!


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      05-22-2009 04:46 PM #8
      The best ones I've ever sat on are in the Volvo S60R and V70R

      Negative. I am a meat popsicle.

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      05-22-2009 04:49 PM #9
      Quote, originally posted by gogoturbo »

      Cadillac Fleetwood Talisman
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      The OEM Mk IV GLI seats are actually pretty nice. Sporty but still comfortable.
      (not my picture)



      Modified by Ubel GLI at 4:51 PM 5-22-2009

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      05-22-2009 04:50 PM #10
      x2 for S60 R. Amazing seats.

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      05-22-2009 04:51 PM #11
      MKV R32 and GTI OEM optional Recaros



      *not available in US

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      05-22-2009 04:51 PM #12
      Not the best out there by any means, but maybe the best for my car. I love the way Mk2 Recaros fit my skinny ass.


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      05-22-2009 04:57 PM #14
      Lancia Delta Integrale 16v Recaros:

      Audi RS4 seats

      Recaro RS6 seats


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      05-22-2009 05:03 PM #16
      Not to be a homer, but I really am a fan of the S4 alcantara recaros. Nice blend of style, support, and comfort.



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      05-22-2009 05:07 PM #17
      c63 amg.

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      05-22-2009 05:22 PM #18
      For the money:



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      05-22-2009 05:28 PM #19

      Porsche GT2 Sport seats.

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    20. 05-22-2009 05:37 PM #20
      I'm torn between what's better::

      The skinny shell-like ultra sporty seats in GT2 and the big sports cars as posted or the far more comfortable executive look of the large seats found in the RS6 and V70Rs as shown.


    21. 05-22-2009 05:40 PM #21
      Porsche had the right Idea in the 90's by going Recaro. I have to say though I am disappointed with the Z06 interior,felt like they let the pooch go on that one.

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      05-22-2009 05:48 PM #22
      Quote, originally posted by 3rdtry »
      Porsche had the right Idea in the 90's by going Recaro. I have to say though I am disappointed with the Z06 interior,felt like they let the pooch go on that one.

      Funny seeing all these ultra aggressive Recaros in here. I'm not sure what determines "best"; but in my book for all day comfort there is battle between the standard Porsche seat they have used for the last 25 years; and a current Saab 9-5.

      Either one is comfortable, supportive, and won't cripple you after 12 hours. Special nod to the S60R/V70R; those are super comfortable but a bit too cushy on a long trip.

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      05-22-2009 06:02 PM #23
      Quote, originally posted by brettnyt »

      I second this.


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      05-22-2009 06:13 PM #24
      Quote, originally posted by gogoturbo »

      Made for conceiving kids


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      05-22-2009 07:28 PM #25
      Apparently people think these seats are amazing because they keep fkn stealing them



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    26. 05-22-2009 07:34 PM #26
      Can't we all agree that the best OEM seats actually come from Recaro?

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      05-22-2009 08:14 PM #27
      Quote, originally posted by umeng2002 »

      Made for conceiving kids

      And will preserve the stains until they're old enough for you to laugh about it with them.


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      05-22-2009 08:15 PM #28
      Quote, originally posted by VierSpeed »
      Tasty seats from the GT3RS

      http://upload.scottchu.com/SimonJason/_DSC7402.jpg

      This is personal preference more than anything else, but I'd feel like even more of a poseur if my street car with fixed back seats and harnesses had navigation. Can you get the 997 with a delete for this middle section, like some of the 996's had?


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      05-22-2009 08:20 PM #29
      Porsche sport bucket, carbon fiber backed, the best fit for me so far!
      keep it simple, keep it clean, keep it euro

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      05-22-2009 08:36 PM #30
      Quote, originally posted by BGD_011 »

      First thing I thought of when I saw this thread. I am biased, given that I bought a 9000 to commute in JUST because I loved those seats so much.


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      05-22-2009 08:37 PM #31
      Quote, originally posted by sirtophamhat »

      This is personal preference more than anything else, but I'd feel like even more of a poseur if my street car with fixed back seats and harnesses had navigation. Can you get the 997 with a delete for this middle section, like some of the 996's had?


      Got to find your way to the race tracks somehow, eh?

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      05-22-2009 08:44 PM #32
      The 20-way seats BMW puts (optional packages) in the 5 series and X5 are pretty sweet.
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      05-22-2009 09:20 PM #33
      Quote, originally posted by justanotherusername »

      And will preserve the stains until they're old enough for you to laugh about it with them.

      haha I really don't think I'd get old enough to laugh about that if I was the kid
      Anyway I would also like to submit the new CC seats into this heated battle of Recaro products. Well made, supportive and some cool stitching.


      Modified by Ubel GLI at 9:23 PM 5-22-2009

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    35. 05-22-2009 09:49 PM #35

      really comfortable seats, and they look good!

      or these seats, i mean the bolsters move when you turn so it keeps your body in the middle of the seat.




      Modified by fannman12 at 6:53 PM 5-22-2009


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