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      05-11-2012, 02:13 PM   #1
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Has BMW shut down 2012 m3 production

I put in an ED order about a month ago. Spoke to sales manager today regarding the lack of a production number. He told me he wasn't optimistic I'd get one, based on what he's hearing.
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      05-11-2012, 02:15 PM   #2
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I've heard 2012 allocations are just about done or have run out.

At this stage, why bother with a 2012 when you can now order a 2013? Longer wait, yes...but you get the final model year of the e9x!
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      05-11-2012, 02:21 PM   #3
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I would prefer the latest model year. That said, I wanted to pick up in early summer and I've already negotiated the deal. Based on other posts I've seen, isn't it too early for the 2013s ? Allocations aren't out yet, right ?
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I would prefer the latest model year. That said, I wanted to pick up in early summer and I've already negotiated the deal. Based on other posts I've seen, isn't it too early for the 2013s ? Allocations aren't out yet, right ?
You're contradicting yourself. You said they told you that you aren't getting an allocation but you think a deal you made has already been negotiated. No allocation, no deal. If you can't get a 12, then you'll have to order a 13 if you want ED.
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I put in an ED order about a month ago. Spoke to sales manager today regarding the lack of a production number. He told me he wasn't optimistic I'd get one, based on what he's hearing.
That is what I was told 5 minutes ago.
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I received a production date on 16 May for my 2012 M3 (there were only 4 slots left). I am guessing there might be different allocations process though since I am ordering here in Germany.
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