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Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 10-03-2013, 06:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,049
Posted By kgclark
It's no different than trading in a car with a...

It's no different than trading in a car with a loan. The lease will have a daily payoff amount that you can get with a phone call. The dealer you are trading to will offer a trade-in price that...
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 05-13-2013, 05:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,091
Posted By kgclark
Also, I have a 2011 X6 35i that I may be...

Also, I have a 2011 X6 35i that I may be interested in selling at some point in the relatively near future and would be open to offers. It's pretty much loaded and looks brand new-

-Verm...
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 05-13-2013, 05:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,091
Posted By kgclark
Total diameter is the same (or very, very close)...

Total diameter is the same (or very, very close) no matter the wheel size (assuming you are talking about OEM options). The bigger the wheel, the lower the profile of the tire.
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 06-20-2012, 07:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,397
Posted By kgclark
1000% NO. Anyone who knows BMWs will just point...

1000% NO. Anyone who knows BMWs will just point and laugh at you, and those who don't know BMWs don't understand the significance of the M badge anyway.
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 06-20-2012, 07:21 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 6,589
Posted By kgclark
How could a one-month-old X6 35i possibly...

How could a one-month-old X6 35i possibly depreciate $30k?!?!?

You can't even buy a high-mileage 2008 for $30k less than the original MSRP.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-12-2011, 09:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 12,576
Posted By kgclark
I have an '11 X6 35i and my better half drives an...

I have an '11 X6 35i and my better half drives an '11 RRS HSE LUX so I can probably give a pretty good comparo of the two.

The x6 has the sports package with Adaptive Drive and has a much more...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-04-2011, 05:41 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,984
Posted By kgclark
2012 X6 now has an option for a 3-person bench in...

2012 X6 now has an option for a 3-person bench in the back.
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 04-04-2011, 06:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,677
Posted By kgclark
Try to find a used 2008 X6 for 60% of the...

Try to find a used 2008 X6 for 60% of the original MSRP on cars.com. Not gonna happen. That's my point. The true resale value far exceeds logic. Based on the 36 month 60% residual, you would...
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 04-04-2011, 05:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,677
Posted By kgclark
X6's hold their value freakishly well. It's very...

X6's hold their value freakishly well. It's very odd to me as it's relatively easy to buy one new for $500 or less over invoice. Usually cars that hold their value so well also sell for MSRP or...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 03-28-2011, 06:38 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,208
Posted By kgclark
I've always wondered what the insurance...

I've always wondered what the insurance implication of doing a single-pay lease would be. If you pay your entire lease upfront, then total the car, the insurance company couldn't possibly give you...
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 03-22-2011, 05:45 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,180
Posted By kgclark
Don't be afraid of putting winter rubber on your...

Don't be afraid of putting winter rubber on your 20's either. There's no question that smaller tires are better, but I put the Pirelli Scorpion RFTs on my 20's for the winter and they were...
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 03-19-2011, 07:42 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,180
Posted By kgclark
I've never even sat in the multi-contours, so I...

I've never even sat in the multi-contours, so I can't give you a good comparison, but I will say that I'm perfectly satisfied with the Sport Seats. In fact, several first-time passengers have...
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 03-01-2011, 10:47 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 7,927
Posted By kgclark
I have the 20" pirelli snow's mounted on the...

I have the 20" pirelli snow's mounted on the stock 20" rims and have been amazed at how well it handles the snow. And we've had a lot of it....160" so far this season in Syracuse.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 11-23-2010, 10:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 904
Posted By kgclark
The calc looks right although I'm confused with...

The calc looks right although I'm confused with your pricing. What is the MSRP on the window sticker - $36500 or $37275?? What is the negotiated purchase price - $29900 or $32219?

Also, you list...
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 11-23-2010, 10:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,658
Posted By kgclark
Most people order them - can take as little as 3...

Most people order them - can take as little as 3 or 4 weeks from order to delivery. I ordered one without driving first, although I was able to drive an X6 activehybrid a few weeks after I placed...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 11-01-2010, 06:36 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,038
Posted By kgclark
The advertised lease special usually includes a...

The advertised lease special usually includes a "dealer contribution" that the dealer isn't obligated to provide. Usually, though, with good negotiating, you can get a higher dealer contribution...
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 10-30-2010, 08:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,697
Posted By kgclark
Love the interior of the 550. Hate the exterior.

Love the interior of the 550. Hate the exterior.
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 10-11-2010, 07:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,311
Posted By kgclark
From the dealer update memo: "iPod/USB...

From the dealer update memo:

"iPod/USB Adapter (6FL)
This option has also been enhanced with many exciting features.

iPod One-wire integration: No longer will an iPod connection require the...
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 10-10-2010, 09:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,311
Posted By kgclark
If you've got a post-October build x6, it no...

If you've got a post-October build x6, it no longer needs the Y-cable and doesn't come with it. You just connect it with a standard ipod usb cable.
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 10-03-2010, 05:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,312
Posted By kgclark
nothing for the 2011's??

nothing for the 2011's??
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 09-30-2010, 05:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,392
Posted By kgclark
Lease residuals aren't really that reliable to...

Lease residuals aren't really that reliable to predict future value as BMW plays with the numbers to move certain vehicles etc. A better predictor is simply looking at used car prices on cars.com or...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-27-2010, 09:33 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,621
Posted By kgclark
Many people think that they are only affecting...

Many people think that they are only affecting their own personal safety by not wearing a seatbelt. This is not true. One of the primary reasons seatbelt laws exist is that by not wearing a...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-20-2010, 10:01 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 29,298
Posted By kgclark
I recently cross shopped the '11 X5 and X6 35i...

I recently cross shopped the '11 X5 and X6 35i with the '11 Cayenne V6. It was funny, about 3-4 months ago, I would have bet money that I would be driving a Cayenne right now. I LOVE the new...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 09-17-2010, 06:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,413
Posted By kgclark
It can be a good deal when interest rates are low...

It can be a good deal when interest rates are low and the projected residuals are high. Right now, the 1.9% BMW 60 month APR is about half the effective lease interest rate on most cars.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-02-2010, 09:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,874
Posted By kgclark
I wouldn't visit any of them. Send an email to...

I wouldn't visit any of them. Send an email to each using the BMW website - that way you'll deal with their Internet sales manager, who I believe works on a different commission structure. I...
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