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      06-02-2011, 04:44 AM   #45
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That is guaranteed to scape. You'll have to pull in and out at a 45 degree angle.
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      06-02-2011, 04:52 AM   #46
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Or you could just scrape lightly. I guess I don't worry about it too much. It's a car. And the lower part is probably replaceable. It's not like the painted surfaces are scraping.
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      06-02-2011, 05:49 AM   #47
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My 2011 ZCP coupe

scrapes mildly on my driveway wheras my 2001 M3 never did--and my driveway appears nowhere near as steep as yours. However, I just go slow and at an angle and it usually doesn't scrape much. I think it is just scraping the black material that is recessed from the front bumper. So far no significant damage over the course of 1 year.
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      06-02-2011, 07:47 AM   #48
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you can always drive back in.
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      06-02-2011, 08:41 AM   #49
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      06-02-2011, 09:31 AM   #50
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That's why I ordered a non-ZCP which is the best anyway.
Very careful angle approaches if necessary, hope you don't run her to shore.

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      06-02-2011, 07:30 PM   #51
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The driveway here looks like this

Car has no problem whatsoever at an angle slowly even if it's on comfort mode.
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      06-05-2011, 09:48 PM   #52
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A quick (un)related ZCP question. I didn't want to start another thread. Does any character in our VIN's denote ZCP? I know the S in our VIN's is for Motorsports.
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it really doesnt look that steep
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Just an update. I got the car today, and no driveway scraping at all! I am able to pull into the left hand space from either direction with no issues (haven't tried the right hand space yet). In any event, I am thrilled with the car...thanks everyone!
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Just an update. I got the car today, and no driveway scraping at all! I am able to pull into the left hand space from either direction with no issues (haven't tried the right hand space yet). In any event, I am thrilled with the car...thanks everyone!
Congrats. As a guy waiting for his M3 who also has a steep driveway I'm glad it worked out.
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Just an update. I got the car today, and no driveway scraping at all! I am able to pull into the left hand space from either direction with no issues (haven't tried the right hand space yet). In any event, I am thrilled with the car...thanks everyone!
congrats and great choice goin IB/Bamboo!!
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