Originally Posted by Dazzler
LOL if only we paid $70k for them here!!
My theory is BMW makes nothing on the USA cars they sell then reams the rest of the world to cover it!
M3 here in NZ is $125,800 USD before ANY options are applied.
You guys are lucky!
One of my co-workers was espousing this. In the case of higher-end Audis I think it's true as they have NO natural EUR/USD hedge (no production Stateside) - at least BMW has Spartanburg.
I moved to the US just so I could afford a high-end Bimmer or Porsche
What w/ nose-bleed prices for 911s etc Downunder and not to mention Sydney / Perth / Auckland home prices (
) ... sums could never be made to work.