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      05-14-2012, 03:02 PM   #89
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Kinda like this ...


Awesome ride man!
Not a fan of the color or graphics but the car itself is like "WHOA!"


Your' car looks out of place in that driveway. Who were you visiting?
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      05-14-2012, 03:08 PM   #90
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I've wanted this car forever:



It's actually very easily attainable now, I just don't have any place to put it. So maybe not so attainable after all!!

Oh, and I want this (in black):


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      05-14-2012, 03:12 PM   #91
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Awesome ride man!
It is, thanks. It's actually a bit intimidating during the first hundred miles.
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Not a fan of the color or graphics but the car itself is like "WHOA!"
On the day of delivery someone came out of the dealership and said, "holy %^#*! That car looks really pissed off.


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car looks out of place in that driveway. Who were you visiting?
DUDE - that is MY driveway!!!
lmao

(It's in the process of being replaced. By a new house. To be honest, it's more appropriate.)
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It is, thanks. It's actually a bit intimidating during the first hundred miles.
On the day of delivery someone came out of the dealership and said, "holy %^#*! That car looks really pissed off.


DUDE - that is MY driveway!!!
lmao

(It's in the process of being replaced. By a new house. To be honest, it's more appropriate.)
Nice!

Not so much the driveway. Just the Mazda mini van and old school explorer in the background make your car stand out like a sore thumb. LOL

Best wishes on the new digs. Congrats.
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Oh the one hand, it appears you are house poor, on the other hand...I would probably do the same. 180k house, 400k car...
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I'm living the dream. Need not look any further than my M3.
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      05-15-2012, 09:07 AM   #96
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      05-15-2012, 11:10 AM   #97
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Oh the one hand, it appears you are house poor, on the other hand...I would probably do the same. 180k house, 400k car...


Ok, since y'all (TX, right) are so interested ... the house does have a 3-car garage. And it just sold for about the value of the SV.

Proof of contents. Or at least the need for the garage



and two M's. Gotta have something to drive when it rains.

Come to think of it ... that just proves your point: The rides are worth more than the walls.
I give up.
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Ok, since y'all (TX, right) are so interested ... the house does have a 3-car garage. And it just sold for about the value of the SV.

Come to think of it ... that just proves your point: The rides are worth more than the walls.
I give up.

priorities...right? My dream is to live in a 300k condo in south beach and put the rest of it in car money. Problem is convincing my gf...
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      05-15-2012, 01:36 PM   #99
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My dream is to live in a 300k condo in south beach and put the rest of it in car money. Problem is convincing my gf...
Cars. Can't live without 'em. Can't live with 'em.




Sorry that I can't provide any help.
I made the mistake of taking mine with me on a visit to Munich and then to the M facilities in Garching.
After speaking - on her own - with our guide at M, she got them to agree to build a Frozen Black E92 M3 for her. (I can't blame them; I would have given in to her, too.)

Part of me thinks waycool.
Part of me thinks $$$$

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      05-15-2012, 01:40 PM   #100
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ohhh crap
thats yours????
i gotta go 4 a ride in that!!!
DO IT!!!
Any time. Give me a couple hours notice ....

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      05-15-2012, 03:22 PM   #101
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Realistic dream car one day: 997.2 Turbo with PDK

If something drastic changes, then maybe an Aston or Ferrari one day. Never really day dreamed about owning an exotic car to be completely honest, I'm somewhat of a realist.
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      05-15-2012, 04:24 PM   #102
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      05-15-2012, 08:00 PM   #105
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      05-15-2012, 11:14 PM   #106
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one prob
u in houston, im in ny
but maybe sometime...
Not a prob for me though!!! I'm just a stone throw away in SA.
I'll take that ride for ya!
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      05-15-2012, 11:35 PM   #107
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not a bad choice. you get some of the civility of the 997 and some of the power and rawer charecter of the gt3. like it.
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      05-16-2012, 10:23 AM   #108
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Not a prob for me though!!! I'm just a stone throw away in SA.
I'll take that ride for ya!
Ok. Give that stone a (big) toss.

Check PM.
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but maybe sometime...
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not a bad choice. you get some of the civility of the 997 and some of the power and rawer charecter of the gt3. like it.
Exactly Hopefully Porsche won't stop producing the GTS in the next few years.
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