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Forum: European Delivery 06-07-2016, 12:00 PM
Replies: 47
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Posted By atticus1
2 yrs ago we stayed at the Hotel Verneuil in...

2 yrs ago we stayed at the Hotel Verneuil in Paris. There is no better location in Paris. In the St. Germaine area, 3 blocks from the Louvre, 2 blocks from the river and 3 blocks to the Orsay...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-01-2016, 06:40 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,348
Posted By atticus1
I have a 2013 328ix with HUD purchased new and...

I have a 2013 328ix with HUD purchased new and did a European Delivery.

My windshield has cracked 3 times and I am on my fourth windshield in 3.5 yrs. I have a $100 deductible but the HUD...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-21-2016, 07:43 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,406
Posted By atticus1
The 3 best mentioned here are BMW, Audi, and...

The 3 best mentioned here are BMW, Audi, and Porsche in no particular order. Infiniti's is not bad.

The worst by far is the Chevy logo.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-19-2016, 05:27 PM
Replies: 324
Views: 37,512
Posted By atticus1
The side profile of the F31 could not be better. ...

The side profile of the F31 could not be better. Front and back are great too.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-18-2016, 09:26 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,057
Posted By atticus1
I have a 2013 328ix with 29,000 miles which I...

I have a 2013 328ix with 29,000 miles which I purchased new through the European delivery program. In the past 2 yrs my windshield was struck by objects on 3 separate occasion requiring windshield...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-07-2016, 06:27 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 835
Posted By atticus1
I have a 2013 328ix with heads up display. ...

I have a 2013 328ix with heads up display. Clearly, my favorite option on the car. When I drive my wife's car, that does not have the HUD, my eyes are averted from the road to the dash to see the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-20-2016, 05:23 PM
Replies: 324
Views: 37,512
Posted By atticus1
I would like the same black wheels if I buy the...

I would like the same black wheels if I buy the F31. How do you like them and how has the powder coating held Up?

Thanks
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-20-2016, 07:54 AM
Replies: 324
Views: 37,512
Posted By atticus1
Very nice vehicle. Did you powder coat your...

Very nice vehicle. Did you powder coat your wheels?
Forum: European Delivery 12-27-2015, 08:40 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,348
Posted By atticus1
We went to London and Paris last year in late May...

We went to London and Paris last year in late May and early June.

I would start in the city that has a direct non stop flight from your airport. Detroit has non stops to several European cities...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-22-2015, 10:19 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 9,112
Posted By atticus1
Thank you for the photo. I've seen a M3 with...

Thank you for the photo.

I've seen a M3 with an individual ferrari red with the black rims. I think the F31 in melbourne red will look even better than the F30 with the track pkg and grey orbit...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-22-2015, 05:18 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 9,112
Posted By atticus1
I've looked everywhere for an actual photo of a...

I've looked everywhere for an actual photo of a 2016 F31, melbourne red and track package with the black wheels (Orbit gray style 398).

Any photos out there?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-20-2015, 07:20 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 9,112
Posted By atticus1
The storage, in cubic feet, with the back seats...

The storage, in cubic feet, with the back seats in the down position are: 2016 X1 - 57 cu ft (the 2015 X1 was around 48 cu ft); sport wagon is 53 cu ft; the X3 is 63 cu ft; and the X5 is 72 cu ft.
...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-19-2015, 11:53 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 9,112
Posted By atticus1
Very funny post. I may use the line in the last...

Very funny post. I may use the line in the last sentence in the future (with your permission of course).
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-17-2015, 08:42 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 9,112
Posted By atticus1
I love your car. I would like black wheels on...

I love your car. I would like black wheels on mine if I bought the melbourne red.

Has anyone powder coated their stock BMW wheels?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-17-2015, 08:39 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 9,112
Posted By atticus1
When I test drove the 328ix and the 335ix sedans,...

When I test drove the 328ix and the 335ix sedans, I did like the power in the 335 but I found the 328 was more tossable and more fun to drive.

While the F31 may be a little overpriced, it seems...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-17-2015, 11:24 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 9,112
Posted By atticus1
We did a European Delivery and picked up our...

We did a European Delivery and picked up our 328ix sedan 3 years ago. I really wanted the sport wagon but the new body style wagon was not coming for another year.

Over 50% of the 3 series...
Forum: European Delivery 11-06-2015, 08:00 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,126
Posted By atticus1
Thanks for the all the information. Not many...

Thanks for the all the information. Not many travel to Croatia on an Ed but now that they are in the European Union, more may venture there. The Istria area which includes rovinj is supposed to be...
Forum: European Delivery 11-05-2015, 07:57 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,126
Posted By atticus1
The rovinj area is reportedly very beautiful. ...

The rovinj area is reportedly very beautiful. How is Trieste?
Forum: European Delivery 11-05-2015, 04:12 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,126
Posted By atticus1
We are very excited to go to Croatia on our next...

We are very excited to go to Croatia on our next Ed.

3 yrs ago we flew to Amsterdam, then Munich, onto lake Garda in the Dolomites, Florence, cinque terra then nice. We loved malcesine in the...
Forum: European Delivery 11-05-2015, 02:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,126
Posted By atticus1
How was Croatia?

How was Croatia?
Forum: European Delivery 11-05-2015, 02:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,126
Posted By atticus1
How was Croatia?

How was Croatia
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-23-2015, 02:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,339
Posted By atticus1
I neglected to say that I believe that a foreign...

I neglected to say that I believe that a foreign object struck my windshield each time. Maybe a stone..I don't know.

Three broken windshields in 18 months from a foreign object seems odd. Maybe...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-21-2015, 08:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,339
Posted By atticus1
3rd broken windshield

The windshield on my 2013 328ix just cracked for the 3rd time today. I only drive about 7,000 miles as year. It happened 3 times in Northwest Ohio in the past 18 months. I do have Heads Up...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-12-2015, 11:32 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,771
Posted By atticus1
My F30 has 25,000 miles on it and there is at...

My F30 has 25,000 miles on it and there is at least another 30% remaining to the indicators
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-05-2015, 06:51 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,767
Posted By atticus1
If I bought a new car today it would be the 328ix...

If I bought a new car today it would be the 328ix Sport Wagon in black with black rims. Some think I am crazy, but to my eye the Touring is the best looking of all BMWs.

During a recent European...
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