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Forum: European Delivery Yesterday, 03:07 PM
Replies: 0
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Posted By vmcvey
Smile 2014-08-21 Euro Delivery #02 Thread

Hello, Together:

Here goes the start of my thread for my 2nd European Delivery, this occasion of a 2015 BMW 328i -- which is actually a graduation gift for my daughter. She is finalizing a dual...
Forum: European Delivery 07-14-2014, 06:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 643
Posted By vmcvey
We're taking delivery on 21 August of a MY 2015...

We're taking delivery on 21 August of a MY 2015 328i also -- was wondering the same thing...but nothing new. At the least, you know it's got everything 'baked-in!" :D

- V

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Forum: European Delivery 06-25-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,109
Posted By vmcvey
Wow. I stand corrected. Sorry. You gotta...

Wow. I stand corrected. Sorry.

You gotta admit, this is quite "un-regulated" of California, LOL.

So, if I steal a car, I could stick any little fake-looking piece of paper on the front...
Forum: European Delivery 06-25-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,109
Posted By vmcvey
Wait a second... you think it was legitimate to...

Wait a second... you think it was legitimate to not display any valid license plate or paper permit/buyer's/dealer's tag on the rear of a vehicle? I doubt that there is a state in the U.S.A. that...
Forum: European Delivery 06-18-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 758
Posted By vmcvey
Confirmed for the morning of 21 August 2014! :)

Confirmed for the morning of 21 August 2014! :)
Forum: European Delivery 06-05-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 758
Posted By vmcvey
OP: I will be on ED #2 also, now awaiting the...

OP: I will be on ED #2 also, now awaiting the confirmed production date for a MY 2015 328i. Should be last couple of weeks of August or the 8th of September. I'll watch your postings and see if we...
Forum: European Delivery 05-30-2014, 08:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 437
Posted By vmcvey
I was advised yesterday by my CA that it's "green...

I was advised yesterday by my CA that it's "green light" time for the MY 2015's Wooohooo!

:)

- V

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Forum: European Delivery 05-22-2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 378
Posted By vmcvey
I've been using the European version of Navigon...

I've been using the European version of Navigon for iPhone for almost four/five years or so. Absolutely rocks.

You can pre-set your routes, then as you hit them, it will queue up the next one and...
Forum: European Delivery 05-19-2014, 03:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 632
Posted By vmcvey
Reminds me of the joke: What is the...

Reminds me of the joke:

What is the difference between a Hummer H2 and a Hertz Rental Car?


A: you can take the Hertz Rental Car off-roading!


- V
Forum: European Delivery 05-14-2014, 06:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 437
Posted By vmcvey
Exactly. I planned to place a 328i ED order last...

Exactly. I planned to place a 328i ED order last week and the very-experienced CA advised that the Model Year 2015's spec/price sheets are just around the corner. Maybe last week of May, first week...
Forum: European Delivery 04-28-2014, 01:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,184
Posted By vmcvey
As an alternative idea than using your own...

As an alternative idea than using your own luggage, I had found the "official"luggage set at a BMW dealer on a discount day, plus the BMWCCA discount, which made it reasonably priced, somewhat, so I...
Forum: European Delivery 04-22-2014, 01:37 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,315
Posted By vmcvey
Be a bit careful when buying vehicle accessories....

Be a bit careful when buying vehicle accessories.

I had ordered an iPhone Snap-in Adapter.

It "snapped-in" just fine, but didn't work at all.

Later back in the USA, I discovered the European...
Forum: European Delivery 04-07-2014, 05:59 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,124
Posted By vmcvey
Very interested in on-site pictures you have of...

Very interested in on-site pictures you have of the Liquid Blue color. We're doing a 320i in August and the color choice of the blues is TBD.

Have fun!

- V

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Forum: European Delivery 03-06-2014, 07:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 532
Posted By vmcvey
As mentioned also, but just want to reinforce: ...

As mentioned also, but just want to reinforce: I've spent three Easter Weekends in Germany during the last five years, and it is seriously CLOSED, before, during, and after.

Not like "USA"...
Forum: European Delivery 02-28-2014, 07:34 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,194
Posted By vmcvey
Yes, it's an Internet forum... and you write one...

Yes, it's an Internet forum... and you write one thing, and the tangent boomerang comes flying in!

A side-story: I had made about twenty round-trips from Houston to Frankfurt during a 24 month...
Forum: European Delivery 02-26-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,753
Posted By vmcvey
Add: the guy that ordered an M3 in Atlantis Blue,...

Add: the guy that ordered an M3 in Atlantis Blue, Individual; and arrived to find an Atlantic Blue M3 at the Welt. It was, unfortunately, at the very end of the production run. He refused to take...
Forum: European Delivery 02-06-2014, 09:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,981
Posted By vmcvey
I stopped at a BMW Dealership in south Orlando,...

I stopped at a BMW Dealership in south Orlando, about six month's prior to buying mine. I told the sales guy that I just wanted to glance at BMW convertibles, didn't want to drive one, but look...
Forum: European Delivery 11-20-2013, 01:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,326
Posted By vmcvey
Thanks for the report and a couple of the details...

Thanks for the report and a couple of the details ('ring location, beer stops!)

Gorgeous car! This is just the first step of a long-term relationship! LOL. It's an awesome machine.

Also,...
Forum: European Delivery 07-03-2013, 09:35 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,064
Posted By vmcvey
+1 Spring 2015! - V .

+1 Spring 2015!


- V

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Forum: European Delivery 06-09-2013, 09:30 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,577
Posted By vmcvey
Hey there. I'm just wondering if you had done...

Hey there. I'm just wondering if you had done the M5 and where you went?

- V

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Forum: European Delivery 03-14-2013, 08:06 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,138
Posted By vmcvey
I'm not trying to be cute about my reply;...

I'm not trying to be cute about my reply; seriously, contact them in advance, and then when you get there, send another e-mail to confirm.

These sorts of things affect your schedule (i.e. flights)...
Forum: European Delivery 03-13-2013, 09:53 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,138
Posted By vmcvey
Both.

Both.
Forum: European Delivery 12-25-2012, 12:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 877
Posted By vmcvey
Spare lights.... vest. fire extinguisher. ...

Spare lights.... vest. fire extinguisher. Breathalizer.

At the rate of their laws it may cost less, next year, to just tow another car behind you and use that as the emergency replacement.

...
Forum: European Delivery 12-25-2012, 10:45 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,107
Posted By vmcvey
Yes, it is risky. Your risk is in paying a...

Yes, it is risky.

Your risk is in paying a fine if you get stopped and are not in a collision.

Your risk is in paying a fine and possible increase of damage payments if you are in a...
Forum: European Delivery 10-24-2012, 10:25 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,734
Posted By vmcvey
http://www.chron.com/traffic/article/High-speed-to...

http://www.chron.com/traffic/article/High-speed-toll-road-opening-3974705.php
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