When purchased: Dec '12 (New Year's Eve buying power!)
Year and Model: 08 e92 M3 SG/Fox Red/Carbon
Price paid: 39,900
Was hunting 09's and 10's in the mid-upper 40k's range, came across this one, was absolutely mint in the exact colors/options/trans that I wanted. Helped that is was at my favorite dealer that has been taking care of my other M for years.