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      09-24-2013, 04:01 PM   #89
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Mine too.

She wanted a hybrid so I told her that the 2013 x5 3.5 Sport was a hybrid and she let me buy it for her No way she would have believed me if I brough home the X5M. Plus I got a massive tax deduction for the X5 as it's gross vehicle weight rating exceeds 6,000 lbs so it qualifies as a "farm vehicle" (allows for an acclerated depreciation provision under the tax code).
That's hilarious on both accounts.

And OP I would love to hear what you think of this thing on the track if it ever makes it there
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      09-24-2013, 05:32 PM   #90
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X5M is badass! Almost bought one for my wife but in the end she wanted the 6cyl....lol. Made more sense for us since she drives back and forth between our summer home and primary residence a lot (100miles). Gas mileage was important for us.
Mine too.

She wanted a hybrid so I told her that the 2013 x5 3.5 Sport was a hybrid and she let me buy it for her No way she would have believed me if I brough home the X5M. Plus I got a massive tax deduction for the X5 as it's gross vehicle weight rating exceeds 6,000 lbs so it qualifies as a "farm vehicle" (allows for an acclerated depreciation provision under the tax code).
No shit...farm deduction!
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      09-28-2013, 01:52 PM   #91
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congrats! nice garage!
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      09-28-2013, 04:17 PM   #92
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Love the new family hauler! One question, where did you get the GTS wing and what exhaust are you running in your car? Saw some pics of it earlier.
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      09-28-2013, 06:48 PM   #93
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Similar situation here. Trying to convince that there is still room for an adult with two child seats in the back
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      09-28-2013, 11:57 PM   #94
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Love the new family hauler! One question, where did you get the GTS wing and what exhaust are you running in your car? Saw some pics of it earlier.
Akrapovic Evo and GTS parts were from Alekshop.
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      09-29-2013, 03:47 AM   #95
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Pretty sure you got laguna seca on lock down against her though so no worries
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      09-29-2013, 10:16 AM   #96
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jesus, what a big diff from what you were looking for ! hahah love it
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