But if you manage to make the car comply with EU standards (not too hard, like 2000 EURO) do you think it could stay in EU?
Originally Posted by Rapido
If you take European delivery through US BMW dealer you will get your car on temporary German customs registration plates, and all EU export formalities will already be done. But vehicles designated for the US market do not comply with EU homologation regulations and you will not be able to register the car in the EU! This is the way manufacturers protect themselves (and their price policies in different markets) form re-exporting.
If you want a better deal on your new BMW try contacting Danish dealers (due to extremely high car taxes in Denmark their net prices are somewhat lower).