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      10-02-2012, 10:29 AM   #13
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Drives: 2013 F10 M5
Join Date: May 2012
Location: SF Bay Area

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Originally Posted by nugent View Post
IIt's only sad they will never see that intensity of driving again. Yep, after delivery here to the U.S., they're pretty much being put out to pasture, turning them into show horses we'll breed with lexus's and miatas.
Do not underestimate the psychological trauma and culture shock that your car will experience. I am hearing stories of 10-15% HP drop if transition not managed carefully. Mine is on Fidelio cargo ship on way to me, but in anticipation, I am redecorating it's bedroom with this sign:

I would also suggest at least four track days per year.