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Old 10-04-2012, 12:31 AM
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How many days in advance are you flying to Germany to pick it up?

Is the airfare expensive? Are you coming right back home?
In my case, I fly in the night before and pick up the car the next day, but that is not a requirement. You simply schedule the day you want to pick it up and work your trip however you want.

I am in the middle of a major project and at a crucial point so I can not stay for long. I get there on Wednesday and leave on Sat. I am kicking myself for not giving myself more time (disappointed I may not have time to due a run in the Nurbergring) Obviously I will have to do it again LOL

I can't really say about airfare since I am flying on miles and staying on points In my case my trip (exclusive of meals and gas) is going to run about $600 and that is only taxes on the airfare, hotels, etc
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Old 10-04-2012, 05:54 AM
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not only kids but also other family members / friends will not close the door well
the doors on this car are so ligth
if you have the $ get it
It's not that the doors are light, it's that the car is sealed too well. Crack a window and see how easily the doors close.
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