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      03-12-2010, 11:03 PM   #45
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Congrats on the beautiful car! Sounds like you had an amazing time, next time i get a car it will defiantly be this way.
On a side note... Your video = kinda lame. Brand new M3 and you follow a mini van for 2 minutes? I was hoping with that music and that mini van we were in for a fly by, guess you were taking it easy on her during break in? Redemption video is most certainly necessary.
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      03-13-2010, 01:30 AM   #46
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Congrats on the beautiful car! Sounds like you had an amazing time, next time i get a car it will defiantly be this way.
On a side note... Your video = kinda lame. Brand new M3 and you follow a mini van for 2 minutes? I was hoping with that music and that mini van we were in for a fly by, guess you were taking it easy on her during break in? Redemption video is most certainly necessary.
Heres your redemption video MrSoul and
Appreciate the acknowledgement of this past Performance Center Delivery trip and like to extend all the appreciation to the BMW community for making our BMW experience a worthwhile and memorable one.. btw the PCD staff didnt short change me in learning to how to drive our high performance car to its fulliest safely and FUN




lets see your PC delivered car PHOTOS ...

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      03-13-2010, 05:08 AM   #47
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Cool. I want that white M3 E30 with rollcage.
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      03-13-2010, 07:47 AM   #48
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Very nice write-up and cool pics!
Thx for sharing!
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      03-13-2010, 11:49 AM   #49
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wow if I ever buy new and don't fly to germany I'm going to check this out
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      03-14-2010, 08:02 AM   #50
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Thanks for taking the time to make this thread. Looks like it was a great experience! And congrats on the M3!
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      03-14-2010, 10:15 AM   #51
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Thanks for sharing...

I had a friend that did PCD on an `01 3er coupe with his dad, I've since been jealous.
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      03-14-2010, 11:48 AM   #52
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Awesome story..will definitely go that route on my next Bimmer...
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      03-14-2010, 01:11 PM   #53
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are their any discounts or incentives, besides fun/adventure?
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      03-14-2010, 04:19 PM   #54
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Last I heard they gave BMW Club mbrs 20% off for the driving classes...
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      03-14-2010, 04:33 PM   #55
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I have to thank the OP for this trip report. I wasn't going to do PCD, but now I am.
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      03-14-2010, 07:15 PM   #56
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thanks for sharing. I would like to do the Euro delivery; for anything, I want to enjoy a german car in a german environment.
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      03-14-2010, 10:06 PM   #57
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I have done Ed with the Z4 35i and it was great but I will definitely do PCD next time with my lovely bride. Thanks for sharing the great pics and experience.
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      03-15-2010, 09:00 PM   #58
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Last I heard they gave BMW Club mbrs 20% off for the driving classes...
15% - Just signed up for 1 Day /M School!!
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can you do this with cars ON the lot? just curious
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How far a drive home would PCD still be worth it ?

a interesting question brought up on how far a drive home would a PC delivery still be worth it.

Some interesting read are here

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/sho...d.php?t=440150


... but on the side note poster blacksapphireZ made a good point

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      03-18-2010, 08:26 AM   #61
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can you do this with cars ON the lot? just curious
No, as far as I know. It is a delivery program just like European Delivery is. Factory orders only.
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      03-19-2010, 09:05 AM   #62
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So when you do this, does it mean that your car is American made?
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      03-21-2010, 11:47 AM   #63
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So when you do this, does it mean that your car is American made?
Mine is made in Germany and being shipped for PCD.

The ship docks in NJ and the car gets a truck to the Performance Center.
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      04-18-2010, 09:07 PM   #64
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Are you really only given one date to accept for performance center delivery or can you change it?

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      04-21-2010, 08:01 PM   #65
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Never mind, I just got word...

"In the event your customer is unable to take advantage of this date, you have the option of canceling the reservation or you can provide us with 3 alternate days that meet your customerís schedule. Alternate dates must fall within 10 working days (Monday thru Friday) after the original assigned date above. Again, dates are assigned according to your customerís production number and are on a first-come-first-serve basis. For obvious reason, Fridays are typically the days that fill up first."

I'm set for 6/11/10...
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How is weather in June @ performance center?

Do you buy your own fare to travel to PC?

Who ships your car from PC to you? and where?

please do let me know?
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