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      03-11-2008, 09:26 AM   #1
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Due to public opposition, I've since revised and rescinded my original post. Sorry for wasting your click.

Please visit BMW Canada at www.bmw.ca
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      03-11-2008, 10:50 AM   #2
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I can't believe you posted that site. Somethings are better left unshared. Ok, so i'm a bit selfish.
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      03-11-2008, 11:07 AM   #3
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I can't believe you posted that site. Somethings are better left unshared. Ok, so i'm a bit selfish.
I regretted it a moment after I posted it.

But its too late now to delete it... Or is it...
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      03-11-2008, 11:45 AM   #4
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Edit is your friend. Use it well.
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      03-11-2008, 04:26 PM   #5
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Come on Road Runner, we are at 136 views already. Your killin me.
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Done and done :biggrin:
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      03-11-2008, 05:12 PM   #7
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      03-11-2008, 05:23 PM   #8
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wow thats just totally wrong
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      03-11-2008, 06:17 PM   #9
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wow thats just totally wrong
Not to worry curtdragon, it's a Canada only issue :thumbup:
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      03-11-2008, 06:40 PM   #10
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wat is this it just leads u to the orginal web
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      03-11-2008, 09:14 PM   #11
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Well by the looks of it there's no shortage of people from 1addicts on that site already, there's no shortage of links to 1addicts on the linkshare app.

From all the lurkers out there....... Rachel, Sylvie, Dan, Graham, Jonathan, Warren, Robert, Craig, Chris, Arthur, Harry, Mike, Amitava, Stefan... we know you're out there... watching....

Don't worry dudes and dudettes, I haven't revealed any secrets, I may have simply been naming random names, no privacy laws have been broken. Its nice to think though that for every person on here that posts, it seems like there are a lot of people just sort of participating by taking it all in which is cool. :respekt:

The posters are just the tip of the iceberg.
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      03-11-2008, 09:17 PM   #12
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i odnt get it how do you beta test a car thats already out
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      03-11-2008, 09:27 PM   #13
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From all the lurkers out there....... Rachel, Sylvie, Dan, Graham, Jonathan, Warren, Craig, Chris, Arthur, Harry, Mike, Stefan... we know you're out there... watching....
Guilty as charged. :biggrin:

I wish there was some way to gauge how many "points" you'd need to get selected. But at the end of the day, it's just a glorified test drive, which is going to be possible at the dealer anyway. I still think it'd be good fun to get out with a bunch of other 1er fans though.

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      03-11-2008, 10:28 PM   #14
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I was invited to the same sort of event at the same venue when I was looking at buying our new Mini. We got to drive the Cooper & Cooper S on a closed course with some of it's competition (GTI, A3, Mazda 3). Not overly challenging but a ton of fun.
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      03-11-2008, 10:44 PM   #15
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I actually took part in one for the x-drive (went with my father who has a 328xi). There were some A4 Quattro's, a 328xi, X5, X3, and either a Lexus or an Infiniti and a MB. It was actually pretty cool. The funniest moment though was when the track marshall had to radio the a guy in the A4 Quattro to slow down because it was running the course way too quick.
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I feel like my age has put me at a huge disadvantage. If I try and start up a Facebook page my two teenage daughters will laugh me out of the house
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Any idea how or when we get the PIN they refer to on the first page?
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I assume after being accepted?
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The posters are just the tip of the iceberg.
You, sir, are slick... You know we are officially a community when....
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I think once we have our 1ers (or whatever respective car anyone on here picks up, Bimmer or otherwise), we'll have to have a meet. I see there's a lot of people from Calgary and Edmonton on here.
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Done and done :biggrin:
Very sneaky Road Runner! The experience would be worth a lot more if it was happening before the unveiling. I imagine every 1addict will have had a chance to drive the car by then, and half of those intending to buy will have them in hand by then.

As for enlisting my help to build hype - forget it. At the rates they are charging - I owe them nothing.
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I think once we have our 1ers (or whatever respective car anyone on here picks up, Bimmer or otherwise), we'll have to have a meet. I see there's a lot of people from Calgary and Edmonton on here.
I propose we give "thumbs up" to anyone we see on the microsite that comes from 1addicts... maybe then our first meet can be at COP!!!
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