Originally Posted by PeterKBMW
FYI it is pretty hard to get a 135is. If your dealership doesn't have an allocation for one then they have to trade for one, and the chances of having that happen is slim because no one wants to give them up. It took me a week to finally convince a dealer to trade with me for one. And no, you can't turn a 135i build into an "is", I tried, that's straight from BMW themselves.
I guess that's their fake version of a limited production car that is the exact same thing as a135i with some extra parts.
All I know is I had three dealers working with 4 135i allocations that they told me could turn into an "is." One became mine.