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Forum: 6 Series 08-12-2013, 06:13 PM
Replies: 6
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Posted By thrang
Thanks - best car I've ever purchased, at least...

Thanks - best car I've ever purchased, at least for the first week of ownership!
Forum: 6 Series 08-12-2013, 03:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 594
Posted By thrang
The colors are really nice - I was going to opt...

The colors are really nice - I was going to opt for the Ivory, but this year you cannot get Ivory/Black, just all Ivory, and I didn't want to deal with white carpets and lower dower panels.

The...
Forum: 6 Series 08-12-2013, 03:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 594
Posted By thrang
No external M badges - only on the steering wheel...

No external M badges - only on the steering wheel and door sills. I prefer that actually, as it's not a true M car, and the less external badging the better (I may remove the XDrive badge)
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 08-12-2013, 01:58 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,667
Posted By thrang
Since the production os over, I've opened a new...

Since the production os over, I've opened a new thread with a lot of photos, and a review to come shortly...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=715021
Forum: 6 Series 08-12-2013, 01:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 594
Posted By thrang
2014 650 X-Drive Vert - Deep Sea Blue / Cinnamon Brown - PIC HEAVY and Review

2014 650 X-Drive M Sport Edition
Deep Sea Blue
Cinnamon Brown
Brushed Silver Trim

Posting several photos, as I hope it helps others decide if they like or dislike the combo. I'm really loving...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 08-09-2013, 10:04 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,667
Posted By thrang
Actually Monday the 5th!

Actually Monday the 5th!
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 08-08-2013, 08:21 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,667
Posted By thrang
And picked it up two days ago...the car is...

And picked it up two days ago...the car is fantastic! I'll get some photos in the next few days, and my feedback after I've spent more time with it.

I'm not sure the B & O system is worth the...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 07-16-2013, 07:10 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,667
Posted By thrang
Purportedly on the 7/15 ship from Bremerhaven -...

Purportedly on the 7/15 ship from Bremerhaven - 16 day sailing schedule, arrives NY 7/31....
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 07-11-2013, 12:55 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,667
Posted By thrang
no, purchasing...

no, purchasing...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 07-11-2013, 07:56 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,667
Posted By thrang
Like watching paint dry... car arrived at...

Like watching paint dry...

car arrived at the port today awaiting a shipping vessel...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 07-09-2013, 12:21 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,667
Posted By thrang
I mis-typed - Drivers Assistance Plus adds Active...

I mis-typed - Drivers Assistance Plus adds Active Cruise Control with Stop and Go for $1,200 more, not the separate $2,400 that was in the initial config. If you notice, Active Cruise Control is not...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 07-09-2013, 07:23 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,667
Posted By thrang
So car left paint yesterday 7/8, and when I call...

So car left paint yesterday 7/8, and when I call the 800 number today 7/9, it says it was released to carrier and awaiting transport....
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 06-28-2013, 04:48 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,667
Posted By thrang
Yeah anything custom adds quite a bit of time. ...

Yeah anything custom adds quite a bit of time.

So if I'm lucky, end of July/first week of August...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 06-28-2013, 03:12 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,667
Posted By thrang
I think pretty much all US dealers hold drive...

I think pretty much all US dealers hold drive events in conjunction with BMW, typically in the summer for two days. If you sign up show up and theoretically take a test drive, you quality for a...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 06-28-2013, 03:11 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,667
Posted By thrang
No, but when I check the production number via...

No, but when I check the production number via the BMW 800 number, it says it is in production and is due to be completed July 9th.

I don't recall the average transit time from factory to dock...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 06-28-2013, 08:33 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,667
Posted By thrang
Yes, a late night ipad typo....I got a very good...

Yes, a late night ipad typo....I got a very good deal, plus there is the $1000 driver event, a $750 loyalty reward, and the BMW CCA $1,000 credit. Still a completely unnecessary car, but a great deal...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 06-28-2013, 04:33 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,667
Posted By thrang
Yes, though order went in about a week and a half...

Yes, though order went in about a week and a half ago...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 06-27-2013, 06:14 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,667
Posted By thrang
'14 650 xDrive M Sport Edition Vert In Production

After waiting over a year, finally put the order in for the 650 xDrive convertible, M Sport Edition. What a difference the year made too - the pricing differential and features are...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 06-12-2013, 01:00 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 363
Posted By thrang
FS - 2011 740i Cashmere Silver w/ Extended Waranty + Extras - $43,500

Garage-kept 2011 740i for sale, northern NJ - all services performed at Morristown BMW or Park Ave BMW

$43,500 OBO

- 41335 miles as of 6/12/13
- Cashmere Silver
- Saddle / Black Nappa Leather...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 06-09-2013, 04:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,600
Posted By thrang
Yes, I know - that is what I'm ordering - they...

Yes, I know - that is what I'm ordering - they don't start those builds to July, even if I order tomorrow? Is that what you're saying?
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 06-09-2013, 04:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,600
Posted By thrang
Why? What else changes? Yes, I am getting an m...

Why? What else changes? Yes, I am getting an m sport
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 06-09-2013, 03:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,600
Posted By thrang
Yes, I'm close to ordering a '14 650, so if...

Yes, I'm close to ordering a '14 650, so if waiting for July builds gets me the Siri and touchpad features, ill wait - look forward to your feedback.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 09-06-2012, 08:56 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,817
Posted By thrang
Likely a 13 650 vert, but waiting for at least...

Likely a 13 650 vert, but waiting for at least the new nav (march builds) Might alao wait for the iDrive Touch and new MFID, but I'm guessing that would be 2014 model.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 08-15-2012, 06:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,808
Posted By thrang
They are a bit thinner front to back, yes, but...

They are a bit thinner front to back, yes, but for me it was fine...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 08-15-2012, 02:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,808
Posted By thrang
So just took the 2013 750il x-drive for a drive,...

So just took the 2013 750il x-drive for a drive, and, well, what a nice car.

I found the ventilated seats to be fine, the same or slightly better comfort than my current 2011 740i with ventilated...
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