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Forum: Cars - Private Party 07-01-2014, 07:52 AM
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Posted By RPiM5
2013 Fiat Abarth with 200hp and 210tq for sale - $17,000

The car now has 10,500 miles on it and is located in the Washington DC area.

Has the 500 madness Piggback Tune on it, 500 Madness Throttle Sprint Booster with 18 programs for throttle response,...
Forum: European Delivery 11-16-2012, 06:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,116
Posted By RPiM5
Hey no worries bro. I wholeheartedly agree with...

Hey no worries bro. I wholeheartedly agree with this. It is absolutely a cultural thing. One good thing about culture though is that it changes about every 20 years. For those who we're old...
Forum: European Delivery 11-15-2012, 02:37 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,116
Posted By RPiM5
All good points! I'll add these to my platform...

All good points! I'll add these to my platform when I'm in the running. RPi M5 for Congress 2020! Yeah baby!
Forum: European Delivery 11-15-2012, 02:03 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,116
Posted By RPiM5
Indeed, the thing is that the Germans weren't...

Indeed, the thing is that the Germans weren't born as well-educated, ordered, and courteous. They were taught to be that way growing up and learned it from their institutions.

One day when I'm El...
Forum: European Delivery 11-15-2012, 11:34 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,116
Posted By RPiM5
The more I think about how bad our drivers are...

The more I think about how bad our drivers are over here, about our driving laws, and the state of our national highway system, the more I want to become a Congressman and effect some real change. ...
Forum: European Delivery 11-15-2012, 10:51 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,116
Posted By RPiM5
At Last! My F10 M5 Euro Re-Delivery Post and Final Thoughts.

Bimmerfest Euro Delivery Community,

As many of you may or may not know I have finally taken re-delivery of my M5 after doing an epic European Delivery trip way back on Sept 1st. I just wanted to...
Forum: European Delivery 10-29-2012, 09:43 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,997
Posted By RPiM5
Dudes, I just called and got a little bit...

Dudes,

I just called and got a little bit more info from BMW Customer Relations, as my calls to the VDC proved futile.

They put in my VIN number and were able to see on their system that my car...
Forum: European Delivery 10-29-2012, 09:15 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,997
Posted By RPiM5
Anybody have any updates? Our cars have been in...

Anybody have any updates? Our cars have been in port for 9 days now and I've still not heard any updates. Starting to get frustrated.

There are other members who recently recieved their cars...
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 10-26-2012, 11:16 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,174
Posted By RPiM5
The car has made it to California and should be...

The car has made it to California and should be getting the new oil pump in this week. I still have no idea when it is going to be ready for pick up though. Hoping next week, but it's anyones guess...
Forum: European Delivery 10-20-2012, 04:25 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,997
Posted By RPiM5
Hells yeah! Now to get through customs and to...

Hells yeah! Now to get through customs and to BMW SB! WOOHOO!!!
Forum: European Delivery 10-15-2012, 10:45 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,997
Posted By RPiM5
Latest position of the Fidelio. She's off the...

Latest position of the Fidelio. She's off the coast of Mexico making good speed up the coast. She should be right on time to pull into Port Hueneme this Saturday.
Forum: European Delivery 10-12-2012, 03:20 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,997
Posted By RPiM5
C'mon and hurry up Mr. Stork. I've already paid...

C'mon and hurry up Mr. Stork. I've already paid the first months payment! LOL! :rofl:
Forum: European Delivery 10-12-2012, 02:25 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,997
Posted By RPiM5
Everybody my prediction was right. The Fidelio...

Everybody my prediction was right. The Fidelio just passed through the southern locks of the Panama Canal Miraflores about 25 minutes ago. She'll be in the Pacific Ocean within the hour! ...
Forum: European Delivery 10-11-2012, 06:40 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,997
Posted By RPiM5
I think it's going to pass through tomorrow.

I think it's going to pass through tomorrow.
Forum: European Delivery 10-04-2012, 10:39 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,997
Posted By RPiM5
I am also on the Fidelio. I'm just hoping that...

I am also on the Fidelio. I'm just hoping that my new oil pump is already at the VDC by the time the Fidelio hits Port on the 20th. Woot Woot! :D
Forum: European Delivery 09-25-2012, 09:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,339
Posted By RPiM5
Unfortunately yes. So now in retrospect, there...

Unfortunately yes. So now in retrospect, there is a lot of irony in this video. It was still a grand day though. :)
Forum: European Delivery 09-21-2012, 08:22 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,730
Posted By RPiM5
Haha thanks man! Yeah my original vision was to...

Haha thanks man! Yeah my original vision was to somehow have Homer Simpson say "Mmmmm the Land of BMW" instead of "Mmmmm the Land of Chocolate," but I couldn't figure out a way to dub the Homer...
Forum: European Delivery 09-20-2012, 03:47 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,730
Posted By RPiM5
Took me 32 hours of editing. I had to sort...

Took me 32 hours of editing. I had to sort through over 1500 photos and 60 videos. :D
Forum: European Delivery 09-20-2012, 02:15 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,730
Posted By RPiM5
Tim, I was getting a steady 27-28mpg on the...

Tim,

I was getting a steady 27-28mpg on the highway with the new F10 M5. Really very good I would say. My range one tank of gas varied between 350 to 400 miles due to the M5's bigger fuel tank...
Forum: European Delivery 09-20-2012, 09:17 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,730
Posted By RPiM5
Haha nice! Yeah I'm hoping that in a couple...

Haha nice!

Yeah I'm hoping that in a couple of years that I am successful enough in my financial endeavors and if the BMW Gods allow, I want to do European Delivery again with a new BMW F82 (Or...
Forum: European Delivery 09-19-2012, 04:06 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,730
Posted By RPiM5
Yes, I will be bringing it by for the 12/1...

Yes, I will be bringing it by for the 12/1 Autocross. I won't be autocrossing the car though. I'll also be participating in the cruise. My car should be here around the weekend of Oct 20th if Jon...
Forum: European Delivery 09-19-2012, 02:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,339
Posted By RPiM5
That dude is CMHSAM from the Forums. He is a...

That dude is CMHSAM from the Forums. He is a super nice guy and has a buddy on the F1 Racing team that let him borrow the suit. It was hilarious! He had to give the suit back at the end. All...
Forum: European Delivery 09-19-2012, 01:36 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,730
Posted By RPiM5
I used the GoPro 1, for the outside shots. :)

I used the GoPro 1, for the outside shots. :)
Forum: European Delivery 09-19-2012, 10:50 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,730
Posted By RPiM5
No the Green Sticker was a special sticker...

No the Green Sticker was a special sticker required by German Law for emissions. All of the ED cars have to have it on because we have U.S. Spec cars. At least this is what I was told.

Italy...
Forum: European Delivery 09-19-2012, 08:47 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,730
Posted By RPiM5
Haha thanks guys! I do it all for the community....

Haha thanks guys! I do it all for the community. I just wanted to share my experience with everyone. It was so epic! :D
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