BMW M3 Forum (E90 E92)

BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Go Back   M3Post - BMW M3 Forum > M3 (E90 / E92 / E93) > New and Preowned M3 Pricing, Ordering, Tracking / European Delivery / Dealer Reviews
 
GTB Performance
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      11-25-2012, 09:26 PM   #1
INT_ZBZ
New Member
0
Rep
22
Posts

 
Drives: 2006 EVOLUTION 9
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: CENTRAL WISCONSIN

iTrader: (0)

Honest depreciation?

So I've check a few resources to see what a person should really be paying and they show first year depreciation at over $10,000 with the following two years averaging about $5000 each. Is this accurate? I know it depends on many variables but lets just say the average M3 is in outstanding condition and has 12K miles a year.

From what I'm seeing most people can easily get an M3 for $500 over invoice. So ... Lets say I find a 2010 that sold for $69500 should I be looking to pay $49,500 or less (2013s have been out for awhile)?

How much do you think a car depreciates the minute you drive it off the lot?

I'm just trying to get a grip on real prices.
Appreciate 0
      11-27-2012, 12:28 AM   #2
Johndong888
John
Johndong888's Avatar
United_States
10
Rep
792
Posts

 
Drives: '12 AW/FR M3 & '14 F15 X5
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Cherry Hill, NJ

iTrader: (8)

Send a message via Skype™ to Johndong888
My 2012 m3 is 74k msrp. 66k + TTL (which we will take out since you can't get the taxes back unless you trade in in certain states) so 66k. 4k miles later, I assume probably 60s is what I am looking at but dealer will try to sell the car at roughly 62-64ish.

That brings the drop the minute it leaves the lot at roughly ~10% however it doesn't drop much more than that until another year or so.

one thing though, it's relatively easy to order m3 500-650$ over invoice but I am sure there are not many that have actually got that deal outside of this forum and sometime even in this forum.

After typing that, there are too much to consider and an extremely important factor is the auction prices.
__________________

Current - 2012 AW/FR E92 M3 - DCT w EDC, ZPP w Tech, Apps, Enhanced Sound, SAT.
Mods - BPMTune Stg1 + Servo, Piano Black, Euro Visors, OEM Performance CF Spoiler + Grills + Pedals, IND Gloss Blk Pkg, Umnitza V4, ModeCarbon GTS V1 Lip, 19" HRE P40
Sold - 2008 BSM/Black E92 335i - Step, Premium, Sports, Logic7, Comfort, Navi, SAT, Alum.
Appreciate 0
      03-09-2013, 11:48 PM   #3
sunilkumar84
Private
2
Rep
67
Posts

 
Drives: 2013 MW 6MT M3
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: San Diego

iTrader: (0)

IMO its 10K a year if you drive 10K miles year
Appreciate 0
      03-30-2013, 11:14 AM   #4
Silvertige
Lieutenant
Silvertige's Avatar
United_States
4
Rep
433
Posts

 
Drives: 2011.75 e92 M3
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Carlsbad, CA

iTrader: (1)

Garage List
1988 BMW 535i  [5.00]
12k. 1k per month.
__________________
Appreciate 0
      03-31-2013, 11:17 PM   #5
Longboarder
Brigadier General
66
Rep
3,810
Posts

 
Drives: 2013 e92 M3
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Monarch Beach

iTrader: (1)

Garage List
2011 997.2 Turbo S  [4.71]
2013 e92 M3  [4.55]
2013 BMW X5  [0.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by INT_ZBZ View Post
How much do you think a car depreciates the minute you drive it off the lot?
$10K in one minute. It's science.
__________________
Daily: 2013 e92 M3 DCT / ESS VT2 650 S/C / Akrapovic Evolution / StopTech BBK
Track/Airstrip: 2011 997.2 Turbo S PDK / 725 HP / BBi suspension build
Beater: 2013 X5 3.5sport
YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCT1...eoFBszPIK0gf9w
Appreciate 0
      04-01-2013, 08:19 AM   #6
cotenseto
Private First Class
1
Rep
117
Posts

 
Drives: B6 S4
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Greater Philadelphia

iTrader: (0)

Estimating prices is more art than science.

There is no magic formula. It comes down to supply, demand, sales ability, and vehicle condition, as well as the "luck" factor of someone looking for your vehicle at the time you wish to sell it.
__________________
05 S4 4.2 6 spd
07 A3 3.2 - Wifey's
Appreciate 0
      04-01-2013, 10:27 AM   #7
STi_traitor
Banned
No_Country
19
Rep
1,000
Posts

 
Drives: BTG 2014 - 3 Laps
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Bavaria

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by cotenseto View Post
Estimating prices is more art than science.

There is no magic formula. It comes down to supply, demand, sales ability, and vehicle condition, as well as the "luck" factor of someone looking for your vehicle at the time you wish to sell it.
+1 IMO
Appreciate 0
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:13 PM.




m3post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST