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
 
Lux Angel Eyes
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      03-02-2008, 09:12 PM   #1
gasman
Member
27

 
gasman's Avatar
 
Drives: 08 RR Sport SC, 08 AW/FR M3
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: San Antonio, TX


Posts: 505
iTrader: (0)

Shipping Question (To Texas)

I've used the search function and I am unable to find the answer to my question. Do cars coming to the Southwestern US (Texas specifically) come to the east coast and are then shipped down to Texas or are they shipped directly from Bremerhaven to a port in Texas (Houston/Galveston)? I've checked the website of Wallenius-Wilhelmsen shipping and they do have vessels coming into Galveston, TX but I'm not sure if these vessels will be carrying cars or not. Thanks in advance for any info you can provide.
__________________
Appreciate 0
      03-02-2008, 09:14 PM   #2
GregW / Oregon
Commander-In-Chief
United_States
223

 
Drives: 2015 M4 Coupe, 2012 ML350
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Lake Oswego, OR


Posts: 7,610
iTrader: (2)

Garage List
Quote:
Originally Posted by gasman View Post
I've used the search function and I am unable to find the answer to my question. Do cars coming to the Southwestern US (Texas specifically) come to the east coast and are then shipped down to Texas or are they shipped directly from Bremerhaven to a port in Texas (Houston/Galveston)? I've checked the website of Wallenius-Wilhelmsen shipping and they do have vessels coming into Galveston, TX but I'm not sure if these vessels will be carrying cars or not. Thanks in advance for any info you can provide.
Texas cars come into Charleston, I believe. The only other two US ports are (New York) New Jersey and Port Hueneme, CA.

Edited: originally said "Charlotte".
__________________

Greg Lake Oswego, Oregon, USA
2015 M4 Coupe - Silverstone/Sakhir/CF
2012 ML350

Last edited by GregW / Oregon; 03-02-2008 at 11:24 PM.
Appreciate 0
      03-02-2008, 09:20 PM   #3
Jdebitjr
First Lieutenant
4

 
Jdebitjr's Avatar
 
Drives: 2008 and 2015 M3 Sedans
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: DFW, Texas


Posts: 389
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by gasman View Post
I've used the search function and I am unable to find the answer to my question. Do cars coming to the Southwestern US (Texas specifically) come to the east coast and are then shipped down to Texas or are they shipped directly from Bremerhaven to a port in Texas (Houston/Galveston)? I've checked the website of Wallenius-Wilhelmsen shipping and they do have vessels coming into Galveston, TX but I'm not sure if these vessels will be carrying cars or not. Thanks in advance for any info you can provide.
My past two BMWs came through Charleston SC. I would suspect yours would come through there as well. I live in DFW area.
Appreciate 0
      03-02-2008, 09:34 PM   #4
gasman
Member
27

 
gasman's Avatar
 
Drives: 08 RR Sport SC, 08 AW/FR M3
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: San Antonio, TX


Posts: 505
iTrader: (0)

Thank you Gentlemen.
__________________
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


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:22 AM.




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