View Single Post
  #7  
Old 05-28-2010, 06:25 AM
Z4luvr's Avatar
Z4luvr Z4luvr is online now
Officially Welcomed to the 'Fest
Location: Arlington, Texas
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Posts: 4,026
Mein Auto: 2011 Z4 35i
Quote:
Originally Posted by SARAFIL View Post
My old boss (a wise man) used to tell me this whenever I asked his opinion about what I should do with aged new or used inventory: "Forget what you own the car for, figure out what it is worth now and get as close to that as you can." In other words, it doesn't matter if they only got the market allowance for one car and decided to split it. This car is worth what it is worth as a leftover 2009, and seeing as how the 2011s are basically out and about already they should be willing to price this car to sell if they want to move it. In my opinion, $8,500 is not enough off for that car and I'm not even sure if $10,000 is either. It's a pretty basic car... the first number of your selling price should be a "3".
Correct - the real issue is what the car is worth. The reason it is still on his lot is that he is asking too much. I don't think $10,000 off MSRP is a good deal, but I know only $8500 off is a bad deal.
__________________


ED July 2016 - One of the last e89 Z4s to roll off the line
35i Estoril Blue / Beige Kansas Leather, M Sport, Premium Sound
CWP, Technology Package, PDC
Reply With Quote