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Old 09-03-2011, 08:35 PM
Cdnrockies Cdnrockies is offline
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Originally Posted by bubear99 View Post
Things must be going pretty well for our neighbors up north. Apparently in the frozen north, a Bimmer is on par with a Ford. The last time I was in Canada, I don't remember passing Bimmer's and Benz's at every corner. I guess things have changed in the last couple of years.
Well yes they are actually, thanks for noticing.

Things are pretty good in oil rich Alberta....and yes a Bimmer is pretty much on par with a Ford up here considering there are more Ford trucks that are worth as much or more than X5's, nevermind the 3 series/C class that make up the majority of BMW/MB sales. Full load Raptors or diesel F250/350's will run you well north of $60K up here with all the goodies.

Just because the farmers and oil guys choose to drive fully loaded Ford trucks doesn't mean they can't afford BMW's or Benz's.

Like I said before, they're just BMW's, not really much of a big deal.

'11 750 Li Xdrive Alpine White
'10 X5 35d Space Grey
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