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      02-28-2013, 05:01 PM   #20
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Originally Posted by FriskThePickle View Post
Damn that does sound nice
You're telling me! I was blown away, figuring I'd get some E90 328i from the loaner fleet like I sometimes did when taking the previous E92 in for service. I may have mentioned to him that I am taking part in the BMW Corral at COTA this weekend and I am one of the lucky few who were given a "parade lap", and then I was moaning about not having anything to drive, etc. So a few minutes later he comes back with this mineral white GC and I said "ha-ha, very funny! Now, where's my real loaner?"...and he hands me the key and says "do us proud at the Corral". For one of the few times in my life, I was stunned speechless. The grin probably said it all. And...since that was in Austin and I live in Boerne, it was a VERY nice drive home!

Dang thing has more levers, buttons, screens and such than a 747, though. Not sure if I'll figure it all out before I have to give it back.

2013 F30 335i M-Sport 8AT/MPE/MPPK/JB+, 2016 228i M-Sport Cabrio 8AT