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      11-13-2009, 04:59 AM   #783
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BMW M - the way forward

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Originally Posted by PencilGeek View Post
Is BMW planning to bring the GTS to the US?

Of course not...right?
Right. But it's a mistake.

BMW AG has staked out this new world (sic) of ///M SAVs --- and that's OK. I'm in the pragmatists' camp: sell what has the maximum margin (P-car makes more EBIT margin from a Cayenne Turbo than a 911 T) if it works to sustain the marque.

But, and this is the error: don't spurn the proselytizers, ie. the dedicated ///M Div fans. And by this I mean: give us relatively affordable, focused, sports GTs.

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