Originally Posted by NHman
Just a guess but I suspect some of the sellers are setting the price to equate to the payoff. I agree that a new M3 can be purchased between the mid to upper sixties (depending on equipment). It all comes to knowledge and a bit of research. From the sellers point-of-view, if they can find a buyer for their asking price (of $60k), good for them.
I'm sure you are dead on with that assessment. I agree; it doesn't hurt to ask the price but at the end of the day if someone really wants to move the car they (the seller) have to be realistic.