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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-25-2015, 08:29 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,306
Posted By alewifebp
In the past you could have easily said that...

In the past you could have easily said that Japanese cars had the best electronics. Lexus kind of set the bar with things like hard drive navigation systems and the superior at the time Nakamichi...
Forum: European Delivery 06-24-2015, 07:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 482
Posted By alewifebp
I kept mine too. Most won't notice or have a...

I kept mine too. Most won't notice or have a clue. But I like to be reminded of the trip.
Forum: European Delivery 06-02-2015, 07:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 452
Posted By alewifebp
I'm about a month away from my one year...

I'm about a month away from my one year anniversary. Definitely look forward to going back.
Forum: European Delivery 05-31-2015, 06:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 482
Posted By alewifebp
Unless things have changed, during tourist days,...

Unless things have changed, during tourist days, you are basically forced off the track. You slow down at the final straight and have to exit. Tourist days are not meant for setting records, so...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 05-30-2015, 09:46 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,391
Posted By alewifebp
I went to the even today, and came away rather...

I went to the even today, and came away rather impressed. The pictures I saw of the interior in spy shots didn't look too great, but it was much better in person. Exterior wise, average at best. ...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-17-2015, 07:30 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,837
Posted By alewifebp
Ich gebe auf :ouch: ...

Ich gebe auf :ouch:

https://youtu.be/d8XhiaUE9xg?t=15s
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-16-2015, 08:31 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,837
Posted By alewifebp
New car for $469, CPO for $466. Take the new car...

New car for $469, CPO for $466. Take the new car from Greg. Why is this even a question?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-13-2015, 07:55 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,837
Posted By alewifebp
:tsk: Shaking my head wondering the same thing. ...

:tsk: Shaking my head wondering the same thing. Greg is the go-to guy here on the forum for exceptional deals and service. If you live in his territory, you should absolutely buy from him. End of...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-12-2015, 08:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,424
Posted By alewifebp
I had to replace the battery in my 2011. There...

I had to replace the battery in my 2011. There was a rash of replacements during the harsh 2013 winter.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 05-10-2015, 07:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 493
Posted By alewifebp
I've been leasing cars in NJ for over 15 years,...

I've been leasing cars in NJ for over 15 years, and I never had to worry about codes or titles. Your best course of action is to contact a board sponsor. They'll give you a no nonsense deal. I used...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-25-2015, 09:13 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,445
Posted By alewifebp
Coming from a 2011 to a 2014, I was also...

Coming from a 2011 to a 2014, I was also disappointed with the brightness of the ambient lighting. Barely noticeable. If the 2015 is indeed brighter, it would be interesting to see if a retrofit...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-21-2015, 08:04 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,840
Posted By alewifebp
Looks like a toned down version of San Marino...

Looks like a toned down version of San Marino Blue in the M6. Deep Sea blue was never available with M Sport, so this puts a little bit of color in to that option.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-09-2015, 08:45 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,314
Posted By alewifebp
It's her on the left. ...

It's her on the left.

http://shows.autospies.com/gallery/best-of-ny-auto-show-lg/JX3C7319.jpg
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-08-2015, 09:40 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,420
Posted By alewifebp
FWIW, I read that Millennials, or whatever they...

FWIW, I read that Millennials, or whatever they are called, basically the next generation of BMW buyers, love the design of the i3. It's quirky and interesting.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-08-2015, 09:36 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,314
Posted By alewifebp
Oh, I know what model you are talking about at...

Oh, I know what model you are talking about at the Alfa booth. My jaw was dropping that's for sure. The cars weren't bad either.

If you noticed they had the 5 diesel with Nappa leather and with...
Forum: The Travel Forum 04-02-2015, 08:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 495
Posted By alewifebp
I flew AA from EWR to ORD recently. Since I came...

I flew AA from EWR to ORD recently. Since I came from Terminal A at EWR, everything looked like a palace at ORD in comparison, so I can't comment on a degradation.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-01-2015, 09:01 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 7,142
Posted By alewifebp
It did. The first generation was horrible. They...

It did. The first generation was horrible. They improved it yearly in to what it is today. When I had my E70 X5, it had the old style iDrive with the wheel and only one button. It was slow and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-29-2015, 09:18 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,651
Posted By alewifebp
I've mentioned this before, but the concept of...

I've mentioned this before, but the concept of wanting a car every so often, or the act of wanting a luxury good is explained by the economic concept of utility. As consumers, the utility is the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-27-2015, 08:18 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,651
Posted By alewifebp
This. There is no reason to purchase or lease an...

This. There is no reason to purchase or lease an expensive car like we do. We get value out of it though.
Forum: European Delivery 03-05-2015, 08:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 681
Posted By alewifebp
I used WiFi and posted right before I was about...

I used WiFi and posted right before I was about to do the victory lap.
Forum: European Delivery 03-04-2015, 09:35 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,902
Posted By alewifebp
I went with Mike last year too. Easy process all...

I went with Mike last year too. Easy process all through e-mail up until needing to sign the paperwork.
Forum: European Delivery 02-17-2015, 08:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,268
Posted By alewifebp
I took delivery last year in July. The flights...

I took delivery last year in July. The flights were very expensive. If I was to do round trip to Munich from Philly, it would have been $1,600. I did a split leg, going out to Munich and back from...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-05-2015, 09:41 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 873
Posted By alewifebp
I went through a lot of oil in my 2011 550. I...

I went through a lot of oil in my 2011 550. I wonder if the N63 recall fixes this common problem?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-02-2015, 09:34 PM
Replies: 1,294
Views: 109,161
Posted By alewifebp
Yep. It's called Godzilla for a reason.

Yep. It's called Godzilla for a reason.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-31-2015, 08:19 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 4,571
Posted By alewifebp
Now that I have a Costco station right near me,...

Now that I have a Costco station right near me, I've been going there exclusively. I get premium. It was only 2.05 earlier this week.
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