Very nice writeup!
I do wish they would give you a car to drive like the one you were picking up (i.e. you should have been given a 6-speed M3 and I bet the X5 owners were given X5Ms).
But other than that, it is an amazing experience. PS - beautiful car.
2017 M2, LBB 6sp w/exec
2011 1M, Black loaded sans sat radio