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Old 11-06-2013, 09:00 PM
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Congrats on the new 550!!

Thanks! Don't want to hijack the thread, but... I am excited! Flying down to Santa Barbara from San Francisco, staying with my wife for a couple of days at a spa resort and then driving back up the coast on Saturday.

Once I get back and take some pics I will post them.
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Old 11-07-2013, 04:01 AM
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I was just out in Napa and thought how great it would have been to have a BMW while I was there driving the mountain roads. My rental Altima wasn't cutting it.


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Old 11-07-2013, 04:04 AM
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1965 Pontiac GTO convertible
1970 Oldsmobile 442
1970 MGBB
1978 Pontiac Gran Prix
1984 Oldsmobile Calais
1974 Mercedes 280
1986 Saab 900
1990 Saab 9000 Turbo
1994 Saab 9000 Turbo
2001 Ford escape
2002 Audi A6 4.2
2011 BMW 535 xdrive
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Old 11-07-2013, 11:51 AM
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Thanks! Don't want to hijack the thread, but... I am excited! Flying down to Santa Barbara from San Francisco, staying with my wife for a couple of days at a spa resort and then driving back up the coast on Saturday.

Once I get back and take some pics I will post them.
car sounds awesome. Look forward to seeing pics.
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Old 11-07-2013, 12:08 PM
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See my signature, they all listed Alex


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2013 X3 3.5 ZMP,ZCW,ZPP,Carbon black/black/wife/ 2011-2014 550xi M sport/ED/
2007-2011 X5.4.8/E70/
2010-2012 GLK 350/wife/
2008-2011-328XI
2004-2007-CLK55
2007-2010-X3 3.0
2001-2004-A8 4.2
2004-2007 X5 3.0/E53/
1999-2001-SL500
1996-1999-ML320 4MATIC
1992-1995-VOLVO 850 TURBO
1990-1992-525I
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1981-1987-LADA/VAZ 2103
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Old 11-07-2013, 12:44 PM
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1970 VW Beetle
1986 Toyota 4x4 p/u
1990 Chevy 4x4 K1500 p/u
1998 Toyota Tacoma 4x4
1991 Mitsubishi Montero
1995 Toyota Celica
1998 Toyota 4Runner 4x4 supercharged
2000 Toyota 4Runner 4x4 supercharged
1999 Toyota 4Runner 4x4 supercharged
1998 Lexus LX470 (still have)
2013 BMW X1 s28i (too small, plus throttle lag)
2011 BMW 550i
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Old 11-07-2013, 02:59 PM
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2007 Infiniti G35 (Sold)
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Old 11-07-2013, 03:57 PM
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1960 Plymouth Pioneer
1965 Plymouth Valiant
1970 Dodge Challenger SE
1972 Ford Galaxy
1982 Volvo 140DL
1984 Plymouth Voyeur
1985 Chrysler La-Baron Wagon
1987 BMW 325i (E30)
1990 Plymouth Voyeur
2000 BMW 328i (E46)
2010 Subaru Forester
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Old 11-07-2013, 04:45 PM
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What's Your Car Ownership History?

1990 Pontiac bonneville
1999 Honda accord
2001 BMW M3
2005 Cadillac STS4
2008 M/B e 350
2011 M/B e 350
2013 M/B e 350
2014 BMW 535xi Msport


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Old 11-08-2013, 05:35 AM
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1975 Ford LTD 2 door
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1987 Pontiac 6000 STE
1992 Acura Integra GS
1995 Acura Integra GS-R
1998 Honda Accord V6 Coupe
2002 Jaguar X-Type Sport V6 5 manual
2006 Acura RL
2007 Corvette 3LT, Z51 (current)
2012 BMW 535 x-drive M Sport (current)
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Old 11-08-2013, 06:10 AM
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Mein Auto: 2013 BMW 550i
1971 VW Bus
1976 BMW 2002
1979 VW Rabbit
1985 Jeep Larado
1989 Honda Accord
1994 Jeep Wrangler
1999 Jeep Liberty
2003 Lexus GX 470
2006 Lexus LX 470 Silver
2006 Lexus LX 470 White
2007 Lexus 450H
2009 BMW 335i convertible
2013 Lexus LX 570 (current)
2013 BMW 550i (current)
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Old 11-08-2013, 12:31 PM
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1984 Mercury Lynx
1994 Ford Probe GT
2005 Infiniti G35X
2013 BMW M5 <- a tiny upgrade from the previous cars.

Wow, my list is really short compared with most of you guys !!
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Old 11-08-2013, 01:50 PM
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1981 Toyota Corolla - drove until 1994
1982 Toyota Tercel
1994 Honda Accord EX
1989 Toyota Camry (late wife's)
2003 Ford Windstar (late wife's - hated it)
2004 Subaru Outback (late wife's)
1999 Toyota 4Runner (still have)
2011 Porsche Boxster
2013 Ford Expedition (for towing and hauling 6 kids)
2013 Subaru CrossTrek (wife's)
2011 BMW 535i
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Old 11-08-2013, 02:12 PM
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great thread! it's fun going through and seeing people's first cars and the progression to arrive at a similar setup
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Old 11-08-2013, 02:23 PM
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Interesting exercise. A two (and, at times, three) car family.

Let's see:

1966 Ford Mustang convertible (with an alternator that had to be replaced twice a year)
1971 Ford Pinto (yellow)
1973 Ford Mustang
197Something Datsun Honey Bee (don't ask)
197Something Chevy Vega (yes, we hit the Daily Double - a Pinto and a Vega)
1977 Chevy Monte Carlo
1979 Ford Mustang
1980 Nissan something
1981 Buick Regal
1982 Honda Accord
(1983-1986 overseas)
1986 Audi 5000 (thank you CBS '60 Minutes' for killing the trade-in value)
1988 Honda Prelude
1988 Acura Legend
1993 Mazda Millennia
1996 Acura TL
1997 Acura CL
1999 Honda Accord EX Coupe
2002 Mercedes C320
2004 Lexus SC430 (I trashed it in 2006)
2005 Caddy CTS
2006 Lexus SC430
2009 Caddy CTS
2012 Caddy SRX
2013 BMW 535i (turns out to be a practice BMW)
2014 BMW 535d M Sport (on order - I'm finally approaching the Promised Land)
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Retired: 2013 535i, Space Gray Metallic, Oyster/Black Dakota, Driver Assistance Package, Premium Package, Technology Package

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Old 11-08-2013, 03:13 PM
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My car history

1979 VW Rabbit
1989 Nissan 240sx
1992 Nissan 240sx
1997 Infiniti Q45 (still driving)
1998 Nissan 2000sx
2002 Checy Malibu (First Company car)
2006 Nissan Maxima
2006 Mitsubishi Diamonte (Lemon car returned and got the 300zx)
2006 Nissan 300zx
2006 Chevy Malibu (2nd Company Car)
2008 Honda Accord
2010 Infiniti G37x Coupe (still driving)
2013 BMW 550xi (Of course still driving)
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Old 11-16-2013, 09:13 AM
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1984 Saab 900 Turbo (hand-me-down)
1989 Ford Probe GT (bought new)
1994 Nissan Sentra SE-R (bought used after Probe GT was totaled)
1995 Acura Integra GSR sedan (bought used)
2000 Audi A4 1.8T (bought new)
2003 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution VIII (bought new)
... a decade goes by
2013 BMW 550i xDrive
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Old 11-16-2013, 10:10 AM
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1989 Chevy Corsica - Hand-me-down from parents
1998 Chevy Cavalier Z24 (bought new - 1st self-purchased car after graduating)
2001 Volvo S60 T5 (bought new)
2004 Infiniti G35x AWD (bought new)
2007 BMW e92 335i (bought new - totaled)
2008 BMW e92 335i (bought new - lemoned)
2010 Audi B8 S4 (bought new)
2014 BMW M5 Competition Package (bought new)
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Old 11-17-2013, 07:43 AM
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Love this thread.

1987 Dodge Shadow
1989 Pontiac Grand Am
1996 Honda Accord LX
2003 Honda Accord EXL Coupe - 6-speed
2006 Infiniti M45 Sport
2008 Lexus RX350 (wife)
2011 Lexus RX350 (wife)
2011 BMW 535xi M Sport
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Old 11-17-2013, 08:31 AM
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1972 Plymouth Valiant
1973 Dodge Dart
1975 Old Cutlas Supreme w 440 and a 4 barrel
1986 Honda Civic
the following were owned by my wife and I
1981 Chevy Citation
1986 Pontiac LE 6000
1994 Pontiac Grand Am
1999 Toyota Corolla
2001 Honda Accord
2002 Subaru Outback (still owned up until this year)
2003 BMW 325i
2005 Toyota 4runner
2008 BMW 328 xi coupe
2009 VW Passat wagon
2011 BMW 328 xdrive coupe
current:
2011 Infiniti G37x
2013 Honda Civic LX Sedan
2013 BMW 535 x drive sedan
2014 Subaru Outback

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Old 11-17-2013, 05:00 PM
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Ownership history

In chronological order of ownership:
1946 Austin 10 Saloon
1943 Ford GPW Jeep
1979 Dodge Omni (ouch!)
1981 VW Rabbit
1979 VW Rabbit Diesel
1985 Honda Accord
1985 VW Golf
1983 Jeep CJ7
1986 Mzda RX7
1988 Acura Legend
1991 Ford Explorer (first kid car)
1991 Acura Legend
1966 Ford Mustand Convertible 289 (still owned)
1993 Ford Explorer
1992 Lexus LS 400
1996 Ford Explorer
1998 Ford Expedition
1998 BMW 528i (first BMW, and loved it!)
2001 Toyota Landcruiser (still owned, wife's daily driver)
2002 Mini Cooper S
1981 BMW 320i E21 (still owned)
2007 Acura TL Type S (still owned)
2008 Honda Civic Si (still owned)
2013 BMW 535i (current daily driver)
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Old 11-17-2013, 06:30 PM
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My humble but loved list:

1990 1/2 Firebird Formula 350x (my baby still use)
1998 328i sport
1998 Ford Taurus (250k miles)
1998 Ford Ranger Pickup (still got)
2000 MB E320 4matic (luxo but blah to drive) and 4wheel ng
2000 MB ML320 (the sloppy boat)
2000 328i wagon (still got)
2004 330xi sport/premimum (euro optioned)
2007 Acura MDX (don't get me started)(active suspension)
2007 528xi Mcontur/headsup (still have ahh )
2012 X5d still have

Aiming for a 2014 535xi
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Old 11-17-2013, 07:48 PM
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1996 GMC Jimmy
2000 Chevy Silverado
2008 BMW 328i
2014 BMW 528i

I sure like the steep improvement curve we've got going here - Can't wait to see what's next!!!!
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Old 11-17-2013, 07:58 PM
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Man, where is JJSC6 - he wins!

Mine:
1984 Olds Omega Coupe
1969 Pontiac LeMans convertible
1984 Toyota Celica Supra 5MT
1991 300 ZX 2+2 5MT
1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo
2001 Nissan Pathfinder LE
2001 Volvo S40 (wife)
2004 Volvo V70R (wife, then mine)
2007 Acura MDX (mine then wife then mine)
2011 BMW 535i (mine then wife)
2014 Porsche Cayenne Diesel (wife)

2014.......watch this space soon .


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Sophisto Grau / Oyster - Black Nappa, Anthracite Wood Gone but not forgotten.

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Old 11-17-2013, 08:16 PM
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1977 VW Rabbit
1984 Honda Accord LX
1987 Honda Accord LXi
1990 Nissan Maxima SE
1993 BMW 325iA
1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited (wifes)
2001 Audi A6 2.7T
2004 Acura MDX (Wifes)
2005 BMW 545iA
2008 BMW 550iA MSport
2011 BMW 550iA MSport
2013 Buick Enclave (wifes)
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2011 550i : Alpine White l Black Dakota l Anthracite wood:M Sport pkg l Sport Trans l Active steering l Conven pkg l Driver asst pkg l Prem pkg 2 l 4 zone AC l Side/Top view cameras l HUD w/6wa ext blk pnl l BMW Media adptr /apps l M Decklid Spoiler l Clear Bra l V1 Radar; Ordered 4/9/11, Delivered 5/21/11

Retired BMW's;
-2008 550i MSport: deep Sea Blue/ Black, Loaded
-2005 545i : Silver Gray/ Auburn, Loaded
-1993 3215iA : Jet Black/ Black, Loaded[/FONT]


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