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      05-17-2008, 01:29 PM   #70
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Originally Posted by ptack View Post
I'm planning to do an Ed, but the title situation seems odd. When would you get title for the car and, if you don't get it until it gets back to your US dealer, what is it's legal status in Europe? Do you get somekind of temporary EU title? Is BMW Finance typically the only entity willing to finance an EU because of the title issue?
you are way overthinking this. Are you paying cash for the car? That is the only way you wold be receiving the title.

Basically it works like this
  • you complete the paper work for the car 14 days prior to delivery
  • bmw takes care of all the needed insurance & licsencing issues while in europe
  • you can finance with whom ever you want. If you reck the car in europe, it's not a whole different than if you wreck it here. Between insurance & you, the bank will get their money
  • do ed, save some cash, have fun, stop thinking so much:smile: