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Forum: European Delivery 09-16-2014, 02:46 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,830
Posted By jtuds
I drove through Tuscany this year from Siena to...

I drove through Tuscany this year from Siena to Greve and surrounding areas on highways and country roads and it was amazing. The "B" roads are windy and fun with incredible scenery and lots of...
Forum: European Delivery 09-06-2014, 04:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 930
Posted By jtuds
You don't need a ride from the airport to your...

You don't need a ride from the airport to your hotel, the train will take you from the airport into central munich and then subways can get you near the hotel.

The train also gets you to the Welt,...
Forum: European Delivery 08-01-2014, 02:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 660
Posted By jtuds
I pick the Ring becuase there are many, many...

I pick the Ring becuase there are many, many mountain passes in Europe and there is no reason why you have to limit yourself to Stelvio.

I dont know if it is the height that attracts you, or the...
Forum: European Delivery 08-01-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 720
Posted By jtuds
Klausen pass looks unreal....on my list for next...

Klausen pass looks unreal....on my list for next time....as is an M5...if they still make one in 2020 and it's not a 4cylinder...
Forum: European Delivery 07-25-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 472
Posted By jtuds
Its not about cost, it's about experience!!! ...

Its not about cost, it's about experience!!!

Unless you buy the 800 Euro carbon fiber looking ///M carry-on at the Welt....then it's about cost. And douchery.
Forum: European Delivery 07-25-2014, 11:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 642
Posted By jtuds
I think that looks pretty good. Not too short in...

I think that looks pretty good. Not too short in between travel days, no super long crazy driving days (I had 2 7-hour driving days....no issue for me but the wife didnt like it).

Make a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-25-2014, 10:19 AM
Replies: 624
Views: 18,894
Posted By jtuds
335i is the only way to go, yes. But if you want...

335i is the only way to go, yes. But if you want a true bimmer why do you care about losing fuel economy in Sport mode? I dont recall BMWs being about fuel economy.

And it's not a Lexus in...
Forum: European Delivery 07-21-2014, 01:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 525
Posted By jtuds
One night is such a short stay that i would say...

One night is such a short stay that i would say jsut spend the night in Nurburg. You can go to the main nurburgring building and check it out for a bit, then drive some laps and make sure to make a...
Forum: European Delivery 07-21-2014, 01:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 369
Posted By jtuds
I sadly was too early for san bernardino so we...

I sadly was too early for san bernardino so we did Oberalp instead.

Anyway if you use google maps, just trace the road back to the main highway and you can use street view to see the actual...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-29-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 380
Posted By jtuds
I bunch of people have had that issue for a long...

I bunch of people have had that issue for a long time and I have read that some use vaseline on the seals to deal with it. I haven't tried yet but probably will soon because its annoying.
Forum: European Delivery 06-20-2014, 11:45 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,275
Posted By jtuds
I didnt pack light but I also didnt take 14 of...

I didnt pack light but I also didnt take 14 of everything except underwear. My clothes were gross by the end. Too much to see to bother washing clothes so I just wore dirty shirts for like the last...
Forum: European Delivery 06-20-2014, 11:39 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 889
Posted By jtuds
I didn't go to Garmisch but I know where it is. ...

I didn't go to Garmisch but I know where it is. Given it's proximity to Munich, you could take the scenic route and see soem German Alpine Road before you settle in for the first night. That said,...
Forum: European Delivery 06-20-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 263
Posted By jtuds
I just looked at that road on Google Maps and the...

I just looked at that road on Google Maps and the elevations aren't really that high. You're primarily between 1000m and 1300m the entire way, which isn't really high alpine driving (the Black...
Forum: European Delivery 06-12-2014, 08:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 649
Posted By jtuds
Have you asked a dealer?

Have you asked a dealer?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-11-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,017
Posted By jtuds
Now I have to ask how you know what horse semen...

Now I have to ask how you know what horse semen looks like
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-10-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,017
Posted By jtuds
I can get Meg's stuff nearby, maybe I can grab...

I can get Meg's stuff nearby, maybe I can grab some of their leather cleaner. In Canada, buying Griot's usually means shipping.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-10-2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,017
Posted By jtuds
Yeah I really don't know what I was thinking. ...

Yeah I really don't know what I was thinking.

I pay a lot of attention to my detailing. Admittedly I know more about and get more enjoyment out of exterior detailing but I still know those are...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-10-2014, 10:12 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,017
Posted By jtuds
I stupidly used an Armor-All wipe on my interior now it looks all stupid

And I didnt read the instructions, particularly the part that says not to use it on the steering wheel.

So now the steering wheel is all slick, and the passenger seat, which I wipe dhaphazardly,...
Forum: European Delivery 06-04-2014, 02:04 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 955
Posted By jtuds
I just asked the people at the hotels and used...

I just asked the people at the hotels and used google street view when I wasn't sure that there was good parking right at the hotel.
Forum: European Delivery 05-17-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 668
Posted By jtuds
I don't think that's too much driving. I don't...

I don't think that's too much driving. I don't count any time on the Grossglockner or in the alps for that matter as "driving". The scenery is so great you could do it all day and not get tired. I...
Forum: European Delivery 05-17-2014, 11:29 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 277
Posted By jtuds
I wouldn't be disappointed if there is snow....it...

I wouldn't be disappointed if there is snow....it makes for incredible pictures. But I agree, cloudy skies do get in the way. I had a few clear minutes on 1 mountain pass, the rest were all clouds....
Forum: BMW News Articles and Announcements 05-13-2014, 12:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,832
Posted By jtuds
In other words, "we're diluting our brand and...

In other words, "we're diluting our brand and minimizing the characteristics that defined it for the last 40 years to try and sell more cars to soccer moms, Lexus owners, and logo whores."
Forum: European Delivery 05-09-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 668
Posted By jtuds
Yeah I was there at the exact same time last year...

Yeah I was there at the exact same time last year and there were very few open. I did Oberalp on my way from Milan to Zurich so it is not too far from you but I have no idea if it is open.

I...
Forum: European Delivery 05-07-2014, 09:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 334
Posted By jtuds
Same boat as I was in. I'd have driven passes...

Same boat as I was in. I'd have driven passes for days if I could have, but I could tell my wife's feigned interest in the ones we did drive would not have lasted much longer if I kept on pushing...
Forum: European Delivery 05-07-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 334
Posted By jtuds
I just took A13/A22 through the Brenner Pass...

I just took A13/A22 through the Brenner Pass because compared to the other passes it really is not much.

I can't speak for traffic in late June if you get off the Autobahn/Autostrada but if you...
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