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      09-27-2008, 11:21 AM   #23
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I think this a solid business stragey in a shaky at best economy..... Hopefully they will reduce production of the M3....since less M3's sitting in inventory at the dealers makes the residual value of ours better!!
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      09-27-2008, 12:29 PM   #24
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Good news for the 08 and early 09 owners... Firming things up should improve our market value in the long run...
I am not sure about that. If there are less buyers of new BMWs, there will be less buyers of used ones.

Resale values do well when the market is strong.
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      10-01-2008, 04:24 AM   #25
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1. Why do they want to make 4 cyl and kill the brand image in the US? So the 1 series is the new Jetta and the 3 is the Passat? Paying 30k + for a 4 cyl is a joke in my opinion.

2. There are end of the year deals as we speak. Am I the only ones watching the commercials? Credit approval is another story.

3. What about those hydrogen cars? Or a hybrid Mini or 1 series? You have to wait a while to get a new Prius where I live. Even with the state of the economy as is.

Build a $500k car like Benz I say and pray the market unfreezes in the US with a bailout.
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