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Forum: General BMW 11-28-2011, 08:41 PM
Replies: 1
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Posted By 40share
Smart BMW?

I think I am hallucinating.

In bumper-to-bumper traffic on the Kennedy Expressway in Chicago, I recently followed a car that looked quite similar to a Smart Car, with very authentic-looking BMW...
Forum: European Delivery 11-28-2011, 03:40 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,280
Posted By 40share
Glad to see you have dropped Milan and Como from...

Glad to see you have dropped Milan and Como from the plan.

We spent 5 days in Bellagio (2 days too many), and felt like prisoners because of the narrow sidewalks, er, roads. There's nothing...
Forum: European Delivery 11-28-2011, 03:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,737
Posted By 40share
Agree with chrischeung on this. What BMW...

Agree with chrischeung on this.

What BMW owner isn't a control freak? It's hard to be in complete control of every bell and whistle on a brand new car if you are first venturing out in the...
Forum: European Delivery 11-27-2011, 11:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 841
Posted By 40share
Also on the Toronto. Dropped the car in Munich...

Also on the Toronto. Dropped the car in Munich (after 2 weeks through Germany, Austria, Italy and Switzerland) on 10/29.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-28-2011, 04:30 PM
Replies: 333
Views: 25,210
Posted By 40share
My MY 2012 was built today (I have the VIN). ...

My MY 2012 was built today (I have the VIN). Will pick it up in Munich on 10/19.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-01-2011, 12:06 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,487
Posted By 40share
Wow! I feel fortunate that I am not conflicted. ...

Wow! I feel fortunate that I am not conflicted.

Like FastMarkA, I live in Chicago, where it is a little hard to open up a 550. Chicago is also flat, so there aren't many turns to challenge its...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-24-2011, 02:43 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,029
Posted By 40share
It's threads like this one that have destroyed...

It's threads like this one that have destroyed decent conversation down at the corner tavern. I need a 12-year-old scotch (double) so I can read some more. . . .
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-02-2011, 02:31 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 36,609
Posted By 40share
Jon, Thanks very much for this. Will help...

Jon,

Thanks very much for this. Will help me to do my French-to-English (er, rather, 2011-to-2012) translation, so that I don't miss any of the options my CA and I planned based on the 2011 specs.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-19-2011, 02:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,017
Posted By 40share
Hmmmmmm. . .I am wondering if I got hosed. ...

Hmmmmmm. . .I am wondering if I got hosed.

In 2007, when my free 12-month period was up, I opted to buy the Sirius lifetime subscription. The terms were $400--with the ability to transfer the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-19-2011, 01:22 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 7,296
Posted By 40share
Exactly. Will revisit the options list as well,...

Exactly. Will revisit the options list as well, once the 2012 pricing and option details are announced in August. However]. . .as I mentioned before, I have a confirmed pick-up date in Munich.[/I]
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-18-2011, 02:59 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 7,296
Posted By 40share
Regarding the MY 2012 start date, I have a...

Regarding the MY 2012 start date, I have a confirmed ED date of Wednesday, 10/19 for a 550 xDrive.

My dealer told me that the first available pick-up date was 10/17, pending U.S. EPA approval.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-22-2006, 10:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,700
Posted By 40share
For what it's worth, Oracle738, I too live in the...

For what it's worth, Oracle738, I too live in the Chicago area, and commute 29 miles to the Loop everyday. I expect delivery of a 550i next week.

So far, I have about 20 minutes' experience in...
Forum: New Member Introductions 07-14-2006, 09:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 680
Posted By 40share
Greetings from Chicago

I just discovered bimmerfest this week.

This forum is overwhelming. BMW owners are truly their own unique culture. They have a wonderful spirit of support for one another. And the threads are...
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