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      02-17-2008, 02:57 PM   #23
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The first confirmed West Coast customer car landing! I hope I'm only 3 weeks behind you. I've heard the early cars will be held at VPC until just before March 8. Any info on that?
My CA said that he heard the same thing about holding on to the cars till the March 8th launch, but he does NOT think they will be able to do it because he is sure the customers will not be happy or okay with it.

We will be driving soon
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      02-17-2008, 03:07 PM   #24
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Congrats!!!

Isn't that a bit obsessive to be chillin at the port wating for the boat to arrive?



Congrats!

It would be helpful to know what your timeline was. When did you go status 153 for example?
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      02-17-2008, 03:18 PM   #25
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Xcellere: Nice, man. Good to see the boat (and hopefully the car) made it over safe.
Yeah, I let this one go by untouched. Considering Xcellere wouldn't let me see it, that is pretty noble of me.
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      02-17-2008, 04:44 PM   #27
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Yeah, I let this one go by untouched. Considering Xcellere wouldn't let me see it, that is pretty noble of me.
As far as quoting can be considered letting untouched, though.


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      02-17-2008, 07:34 PM   #28
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Yeah, I let this one go by untouched. Considering Xcellere wouldn't let me see it, that is pretty noble of me.
Xcellere owes you man...
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wow thats great just a little bit more of waiting....how long has it been since it went into production?
I think it went into production around the beginning of the year.

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The first confirmed West Coast customer car landing! I hope I'm only 3 weeks behind you. I've heard the early cars will be held at VPC until just before March 8. Any info on that?
Early cars are going straight to the dealers, which means mine should be at South Bay late this week or early next. BMW's policy is to get the cars in and out of VPC as quickly as possible being they have limited space.

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Yeah, I let this one go by untouched. Considering Xcellere wouldn't let me see it, that is pretty noble of me.
You're new name is Poseidon.



BTW folks, I didn't take the pics. Someone more obsessive than me on Bimmerfest.org took them.
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      02-17-2008, 08:28 PM   #30
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Yeah, I let this one go by untouched.
That is very kind of you E. Will you extend the same courtesy to mine when it sails?
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That is very kind of you Poseidon. Will you extend the same courtesy to mine when it sails?
Fixed

Time will tell.

Gifts/sacrifices help too.
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Will you ensure my car's safety if I donate to Greenpeace or something...
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Will you ensure my car's safety if I donate to Greenpeace or something...
I have a personal foundation that I find much more rewarding...
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I shall sacrifice Poseidon a bright red brembo brake kit!

Here, please accept!
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Epacy: I have a personal foundation that I find much more rewarding...
HHhhhmmm.... I need a non-profit tax id for the the write-off though...
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I shall sacrifice P a bright red brembo brake kit!

Here, please accept!
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I shall sacrifice Poseidon a bright red brembo brake kit!

Here, please accept!
Red makes Poseidon angry!!
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But I thought sacrifice involved blood ==> red. (please see photo of real sacrifice above)
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I should have said except for the spilt blood bit.

Silver calipers FTW!!
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Look P, this sweet talk business is clearly not working...

If anything happens to my car while it's sailing, your ass is mine!!!!
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If anything happens to my car while it's sailing, your ass is mine!!!!


How can you confront the power of Poseidon though, bro?
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Man, this wait is getting really ridiculous. After 2 years, this is what we've become...
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