Originally Posted by heartcolorgrey
This is correct,
I just started negotiating a deal for a '13 m3 coupe.
I was initially going to do the lease, but then found out you pay tax at the end of the lease on the buyout.
With select, yeah, you have a 25k balloon, but it was explained that with select you own title to the car, as with financing.
Lease you cant modify your car in anyway, Select you can.
So many $$ opinions though, its hard to choose between pros/cons, even for myself.
you can modify the car if you want and then return it to stock... technically your not supposed to do that but i have seen many people do i t