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Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 11-15-2014, 06:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 295
Posted By sdg1871
+2 Very good looking car but not for me. I...

+2

Very good looking car but not for me. I too would get a 911 in that price range. A lightly used 997 Turbo S to be specific in that price range.
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 11-15-2014, 11:41 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 891
Posted By sdg1871
I get all of that but my local dealer's offer was...

I get all of that but my local dealer's offer was serious and was from management. I have done business with them for a while and have never seen them play games on sales practices -- at least not...
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 11-15-2014, 06:51 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 891
Posted By sdg1871
I hear you. This deal was offered to me in late...

I hear you. This deal was offered to me in late August so perhaps there were other factors at play behind the scenes at the dealership. But I have been a good customer of that dealership and it was...
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 11-15-2014, 06:07 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 891
Posted By sdg1871
PM sent. It was $1k over ED invoice. Not ED...

PM sent. It was $1k over ED invoice. Not ED discount plus $1k.
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 11-15-2014, 05:50 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 891
Posted By sdg1871
No. PM sent with the answer.

No. PM sent with the answer.
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 11-15-2014, 05:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 295
Posted By sdg1871
To me the M6 GC is the best looking BMW out...

To me the M6 GC is the best looking BMW out there. But it has very limited rear seat room. More of a 2 + 2. M5 is tons more practical.
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 11-12-2014, 09:04 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,054
Posted By sdg1871
Less weight and all wheel drive as an option are...

Less weight and all wheel drive as an option are likely to be in the next M5.
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 11-12-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 891
Posted By sdg1871
I know a dealer in Bergen County that will offer...

I know a dealer in Bergen County that will offer that deal easily. They offered it to me. I went with the E63 S but it was a tough decision.
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 11-12-2014, 09:01 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 3,681
Posted By sdg1871
Congrats! We'll have to get together and see how...

Congrats! We'll have to get together and see how it runs against my incoming 2015 E63 S. Use it well.
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 11-11-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 3,681
Posted By sdg1871
Well Stig it looks like your concern about the M3...

Well Stig it looks like your concern about the M3 lacking traction under WOT is shared by Road and Track.
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 11-05-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 170
Views: 3,681
Posted By sdg1871
Good comparo review.

Good comparo review.
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 11-04-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,614
Posted By sdg1871
+1. The exhaust on the upcoming 4.0 L V8 C63 is...

+1. The exhaust on the upcoming 4.0 L V8 C63 is going to sound fantastic. Sounds amazing in the AMG GT. But I know the OP does not like Mercedes. Of course, the incredible handling of the M3/M4...
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 10-06-2014, 03:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 479
Posted By sdg1871
Thoughts on current/future Ms discussion

You have ably explained why this lifelong 5 Series V8 owner (E39, E60 and F10) chose the E63 S over the F10 M5 for my next car. If M5 had AWD I likely would have chosen it.


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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-03-2014, 05:13 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,229
Posted By sdg1871
Looks great! Congrats! I had carbon black...

Looks great! Congrats!

I had carbon black on my E60 550. Great color!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-03-2014, 04:49 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 2,594
Posted By sdg1871
I did. My last car was 2009 E60 550i and my...

I did. My last car was 2009 E60 550i and my current car is a 2012 550xi. The F10 550 is dramatically faster than the E60 550. It is not even close. The new one is in an entirely different class...
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 10-03-2014, 01:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 479
Posted By sdg1871
I see the two biggest changes in the next gen M5...

I see the two biggest changes in the next gen M5 as less weight and AWD as an option or standard. I do not think we will see a dramatic increase in power from the F10 M5.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 10-02-2014, 08:14 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,855
Posted By sdg1871
I have. Most difficult car to get into and out...

I have. Most difficult car to get into and out of I have ever experienced. Not for me at all. But kudos to BMW for the car's amazing looks and technology.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-02-2014, 08:04 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 929
Posted By sdg1871
I had the natural brown leather in my 2009 E60...

I had the natural brown leather in my 2009 E60 550i. Loved it. The cinnamon brown was the closet color to it that I could get in the F10 550. But I have grown to like it more than the natural...
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 10-02-2014, 08:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 878
Posted By sdg1871
The deal was 15% below MSRP and not 15% below...

The deal was 15% below MSRP and not 15% below invoice. Still an outstanding deal.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-02-2014, 06:53 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,033
Posted By sdg1871
Getting a RWD 550i in Ohio -- Am I Crazy?

I can tell you that to me, in tight corners the xDrive makes the car more engaging as it can rocket out of those corners where in my rear wheel drive 5 Series V8 BMWs, the traction control light was...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-02-2014, 05:52 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,033
Posted By sdg1871
Getting a RWD 550i in Ohio -- Am I Crazy?

+1 on not getting the Goodyears. If you want all of those horrible bubbled tire problems you can read about in the consolidated thread by all means get the Goodyears.

If you want fantastic all...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-02-2014, 04:54 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,033
Posted By sdg1871
+1 for xDrive. That is why I have 550i xDrive. ...

+1 for xDrive. That is why I have 550i xDrive. The all wheel drive is not only much better in snow (I had 2 RWD V8 5 Series cars and they sucked in snow even with dedicated snows) but it offers...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-02-2014, 04:28 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 2,594
Posted By sdg1871
I do not have any issues with brake manners in my...

I do not have any issues with brake manners in my 2012 550xi.

With the Dinan Stage 2 ECU flash in my car I have zero throttle tip in issues. Zero. Power application is immediate without a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-30-2014, 09:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 929
Posted By sdg1871
My 2012 550xi is Imperial Blue exterior and...

My 2012 550xi is Imperial Blue exterior and cinnamon brown interior. I love the look of the cinnamon and it has held up well for almost three years. I really like having a non-generic-looking...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-30-2014, 05:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 680
Posted By sdg1871
I have always been happy with your dealership's...

I have always been happy with your dealership's prices and delivery on parts I have ordered for my car.
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