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      01-29-2013, 06:28 PM   #111
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Oooops, that wasn't supposed to happen
It says at the end that they will reveal the mystery of why the 1M lost... and the answer is ......

driver failure
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      01-29-2013, 06:46 PM   #112
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It says at the end that they will reveal the mystery of why the 1M lost... and the answer is ......

driver failure
It isn't an easy car to launch well. Requires practice. I got mine to 4.2 eventually (not sure how accurate P3 gauge is though)
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      01-29-2013, 07:01 PM   #113
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It isn't an easy car to launch well. Requires practice. I got mine to 4.2 eventually (not sure how accurate P3 gauge is though)
Most likely I would think it's based on the same feedback from the wheels and therefore it would be as inaccurate as our speedo's are. I think the last time I compared my GPS speed to my speedo, the cruise control was set at 100kph but the GPS read about 92-93kph.
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      01-29-2013, 07:59 PM   #114
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Back OT here, of the 13 cars, only 1 of them would be registered in the new owners name at less than what RRP was at the time. Hence why there are so many cars, cause there are so many dreamers
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      01-29-2013, 08:11 PM   #115
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Back OT here, of the 13 cars, only 1 of them would be registered in the new owners name at less than what RRP was at the time. Hence why there are so many cars, cause there are so many dreamers
I'd say $90k-95k is fair. Don't think these sellers are serious about moving their cars though. Also many paid around $120k new, where s some of us paid ~$110k
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      01-29-2013, 08:13 PM   #116
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Back OT: I noticed "BABYM"( emack ) is still for sale on CarSales.
Maybe not many people can handle that much power his car has? Must be nuts to have a car that pulls skids whilst strapped down on a dyno?
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      01-29-2013, 08:24 PM   #117
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Maybe not many people can handle that much power his car has? Must be nuts to have a car that pulls skids whilst strapped down on a dyno?
Again... NO NEED for troll replies..
Which takes the thread Off Topic.
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      01-29-2013, 08:27 PM   #118
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      01-29-2013, 08:56 PM   #119
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.............Also many paid around $120k new, where s some of us paid ~$110k
Agree Ian, my point was RRP NOT dealer Hillbilly Hand Fishin!
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      01-29-2013, 11:18 PM   #120
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Shit hot car? Yes. Collectible? No.
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It says at the end that they will reveal the mystery of why the 1M lost... and the answer is ......

driver failure
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It isn't an easy car to launch well. Requires practice. I got mine to 4.2 eventually (not sure how accurate P3 gauge is though)
And this....

http://www.pistonheads.com/news/defa...?storyId=27027
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      01-29-2013, 11:33 PM   #121
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sounded pretty fair for a chap that openly admits he dislikes advancement in gearbox tech. i didn't realise there was a problem with the m3 brakes though?
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      01-30-2013, 12:29 AM   #122
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sounded pretty fair for a chap that openly admits he dislikes advancement in gearbox tech. i didn't realise there was a problem with the m3 brakes though?
Pav, iirc he was referring to the CSL brakes.
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It says at the end that they will reveal the mystery of why the 1M lost... and the answer is ......

driver failure
the M135i was an auto.
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      01-30-2013, 07:12 AM   #124
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no lying they are epic cars, but to be selling at such mark ups is a joke!
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no lying they are epic cars, but to be selling at such mark ups is a joke!
Sure, but most would take $90-95k if offered, else not serious about selling
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Melbourne colleague bought one for $130k+ and 14k+ km despite my contras :
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^ Your colleague has rocks in his head . His money though!!
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      02-01-2013, 09:31 PM   #129
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Melbourne colleague bought one for $130k+ and 14k+ km despite my contras :
That include transfer costs ?

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Sure, but most would take $90-95k if offered, else not serious about selling

Yeah, i guess the others are just waiting for someone with more money than sense to buy it!
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That include transfer costs ?
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Yeah, i guess the others are just waiting for someone with more money than sense to buy it!
It is what someone is prepared to pay. I would for example still pay $110k for a near new one as they are just that good a car.... way more fun than an M3 IMO
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