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      11-01-2009, 07:06 PM   #1
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Back from Germany & Austria

10 days in Germany & Austria. One day spent with M division in Munich. Opportunity to discuss products with M officials & engineers along with a tour of the M engine development shops & dynos. M3,5 & 6's provided for high speed run to Garmich with stops to swap between cars. M BMW museum tour. Welt tour. Munich BMW factory tour. On to St. Wolfgang for M Experience. X5 & 6M unveiled at Scalaria Hotel with dinner with M division officials. President of M division present. Following day spent at Salzburgring driving the X5 & M's on the track lapping. Opportunity to use launch control. Back to Munich then train to Frankfurt. 251 km/hr top speed seen on train. Then 2 days at Nurburgring in BMW formula cars. First day consisted of classroom sessions & test for racing license. Outfitted with safety gear & initial fitting to formula car. Second day started lapping behind a BMW & progressed to lapping behind a formula car. A few sessions allowed with passing in certain areas. F1 start in groups of two as part of license qualification. Back to Frankfurt & home. A few pictures attached.
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08 E92 Interlagos blue, AFE filter, AA X-Pipe & HFC, AA pulley, AA software V1.5, Eisenmann race, M Performance Steering Wheel II, Pagid RS19's, Stoptech SS brake hoses, RAC RG63 Silver, Motul 600, E93 front & rear stablizer bars, M3 Competition Package Carbon Fiber Rear Lip Spoiler, Vorsteiner GTS3 carbon fiber front bumper & vented hood.
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      11-01-2009, 07:30 PM   #2
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Wow sounds like a great trip!
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      11-01-2009, 07:47 PM   #3
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Great Pics - Thanks for sharing.

Sounds like an amazing experience!
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      11-01-2009, 08:45 PM   #4
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A few more
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Fantastic Pic's.....Look's like you had a Blast...
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      11-02-2009, 01:02 AM   #6
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Awesome pictures!

Imagine now guys taking ED is a no-brainer
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