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      06-04-2007, 06:43 PM   #1
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Invited to Drive the M3: Oct 1-4 2007

Received a UPS envelope from BMW today. It contained an invitation to "an ultimate driver's dream come true" . . . "three days of M3 immersion" at the Nurburgring Oct 1 - Oct 4.

Included:

:rocks: Two days of driving the new M3 on the GP course and its facilities, including lead-follow laps, car control, skidpad, and vehicle dynamics exercises.

:rocks: Visit the Nurburgring Experience Museum and go-kart race.

:rocks: Behind-the-scenes tours of the Grand Prix track and BMW's Nurburgring test facility, and M3 technology workshops.

:rocks: Hot lap the famous Nordschleife. :rocks: :rocks:

Accomodations: Three overnight stays in a single-occupancy room at the Nurburgring Dorint Hotel, including all meals and soft drinks.

Ground transportation from the major international airports to the Nurburgring.

Airfare is not included.

Cost: $5,500 per person.

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      06-04-2007, 07:10 PM   #2
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congrats man, wish i got one.
by the way i'll be more than happy to take that off your hands if you dont want to do it
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      06-04-2007, 07:26 PM   #3
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:Airfare is not included.

Cost: $5,500 per person.

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I think I save the money for the down payment. It is almost 10 grand if you add all the expenses.
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      06-04-2007, 07:42 PM   #4
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ILC... congratulations to you. that's huge. did you win this through the contetst bmw had posted on their page? if so, i'm curious why the date has changed from sep 19th to October 1st.
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Airfare is not included.

Cost: $5,500 per person.
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      06-04-2007, 08:19 PM   #6
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OK it's official... I hate you!!!
That's going to be balzz of fun...enjoy
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So are you going??

Congrats!
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      06-04-2007, 08:51 PM   #8
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I thought the event in September was free (airfare not included). I have a feeling this October event is a different deal.
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      06-04-2007, 09:17 PM   #9
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I thought the event in September was free (airfare not included). I have a feeling this October event is a different deal.
Agreed. I do not think this invite is for the same event.
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      06-04-2007, 10:37 PM   #10
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i just want my M3 screw the events
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i just want my M3 screw the events
BMW M shld make this event standard when we buy our M3s(airfares inclusive). Those who opt out of it should be entitled to a $5,500 discount off the M3 selling price
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      06-05-2007, 12:00 AM   #12
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BMW M shld make this event standard when we buy our M3s(airfares inclusive). Those who opt out of it should be entitled to a $5,500 discount off the M3 selling price
lol bmw should cut the crap and make production start in september for U.S.
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i just want my M3 screw the events

+1 !!!!
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      06-05-2007, 01:26 AM   #14
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I think I save the money for the down payment. It is almost 10 grand if you add all the expenses.
How do you get that? You only have to pay for the airfare, and it's not $4500.
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      06-05-2007, 08:55 AM   #15
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So are you going??

Congrats!
I have not decided if I will go yet.

Thanks for the congrats!
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      06-05-2007, 02:17 PM   #16
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I'll go!! haha
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      06-05-2007, 02:20 PM   #17
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Sounds cool - fingers crossed I might have already taken delivery by then
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Do you get to put one (M3) in your suitcase and bring it home with you?
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Nah I rather save the money towards the car. I can drive it on the ring as many times as I want later.
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+2!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Received a UPS envelope from BMW today. It contained an invitation to "an ultimate driver's dream come true" . . . "three days of M3 immersion" at the Nurburgring Oct 1 - Oct 4.
Cost: $5,500 per person.
Anyone else?
WOW!
I love to have that kinda money to throw around and be in your place
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Did you sign up on that thing online?
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