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      11-26-2010, 03:31 AM   #1
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TV host David Letterman praises M3 GT2 and makes an appeal to BMW


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      11-26-2010, 08:34 AM   #2
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I'm not sure if D. Letterman's M3 praising is a compliment or an insult? Michael Schumaker praising an M3 that's a compliment while Larry the Cable Guy for example, not sure
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      11-26-2010, 08:53 AM   #3
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      11-26-2010, 08:54 AM   #4
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Rahal Letterman racing, Google it... David Letterman is a big fan of racing and the Rahal Letterman team just won the American Le Mans Series championships with the M3.

Edit: 48Laws beat me to it...
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Letterman has been a big racing guy for YEARS. I'm sure he has a bunch of these cars in a garage somewhere...
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Well, it is clear to me now, Letterman does know a thing or two about BMWs I actually see now why he made comments
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      11-26-2010, 12:21 PM   #8
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Ya true I saw this episode when it aired a couple months ago.
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      11-26-2010, 01:12 PM   #9
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Letterman is a big time car guy.

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      11-27-2010, 10:48 PM   #10
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letterman is an asshole

him and leno should race though
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thats awesome, i had no clue.
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him and Rahal were team partners for years.
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Letterman wouldnt know what to do with all that power!!!
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Letterman wouldnt know what to do with all that power!!!
I remember years ago he got into trouble with the law for hauling ass to his gig in NY from his house in CT while driving a 3000GT.
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      11-28-2010, 09:45 AM   #15
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Thats awesome. Very nice sponsorship and advertising for BMW!
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I'm not sure if D. Letterman's M3 praising is a compliment or an insult? Michael Schumaker praising an M3 that's a compliment while Larry the Cable Guy for example, not sure
You can be sure it was a complement by him he just included his style of humour when he talked about it

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Ya true I saw this episode when it aired a couple months ago.
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      11-28-2010, 01:34 PM   #18
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who the heck is his side kick? you hear that annoying voice?
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^^^ Where the hell have you been?
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^^^ Where the hell have you been?
Lol. No doubt. Paul Schaefer has been Letterman's sidekick for probably more than two decades!

Thanks to the OP for posting this, I had not seen this show.
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      11-28-2010, 03:29 PM   #21
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It cool. I took it as a compliment. Although I do not watch his show I appreciate the good publicity for oh cars.
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I bet BMW will give him an M3 GTS.
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