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      01-06-2013, 05:27 PM   #1
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Bye Bye Turbo Porsche, Hello M Funf!

Just placed my order for a 13 Monte Carlo Blue M5 with 20's and a few nick nacks. Baby on the way, so need a few more doors
Now the miserable wait commences...
Here is the outgoing toy:
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      01-06-2013, 05:41 PM   #2
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Just placed my order for a 13 Monte Carlo Blue M5 with 20's and a few nick nacks. Baby on the way, so need a few more doors
Now the miserable wait commences...
Here is the outgoing toy:
Congrats! Welcome to the M club

I will be picking up mine in Munich in two weeks...can't wait either...

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      01-06-2013, 05:58 PM   #3
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Have u sold the Porsche?
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      01-06-2013, 06:05 PM   #4
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Wow, what a man has to give up for his children! I hope the sweet M5 will not make you sad you had to kick out the 911.
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      01-06-2013, 06:45 PM   #5
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Whats funny is that I was going to get a gt3 or 996tt before getting my M5 and your getting ready to do the opposite. How ironic. You will be very happy with your purchase. I know I made the right decision.
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      01-06-2013, 07:15 PM   #6
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Congrats! Welcome to the M club

I will be picking up mine in Munich in two weeks...can't wait either...

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06 SAPPHIRE BLACK E60 M5
Thank you. I've been a member of the M club since 99 lol... Been through many despite this one being double the size of my others. hehe
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      01-06-2013, 07:17 PM   #7
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Have u sold the Porsche?
I have a guy flying up from GA tomorrow to look at it! If it doesn't go through, it will be available.
http://www.6speedonline.com/forums/a...ml#post3732596
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Wow, what a man has to give up for his children! I hope the sweet M5 will not make you sad you had to kick out the 911.
I sold my Z06 when I got married. But I bought a Shelby GT500 which was half the cost, but still fulfilled the need for speed. 800hp later lol...


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Whats funny is that I was going to get a gt3 or 996tt before getting my M5 and your getting ready to do the opposite. How ironic. You will be very happy with your purchase. I know I made the right decision.
Well the Porsche and my 1 series have felt so small to me that I look forward to being comfortable in a car!!! The thing is as fast as my stock Z06! Nuff said!
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Congrats on the order, you will love the M5! Sad to see that beauty go though, I really love the 997TT also!
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I know thats right.
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      01-08-2013, 08:05 PM   #11
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Is that 997TT at stock height? Looks like it's ready to go 4 wheelin!

J/k - congrats on the decision. I don't have the F10 yet - but from what I've read, you won't regret it.
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      01-08-2013, 08:16 PM   #12
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Came from a 997.2 Targa 4s, the ///M is awesome but you will need to add a few things to it to give you a more raw experience. Top of the list is an exhaust Congrats on the new baby, lots of sleepless nights but so worth it!
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That was a great looking 997! The F10 M5 will not disappoint, especially given that you were enjoying a turbo car just before the M5. Congratulations!
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That was a great looking 997! The F10 M5 will not disappoint, especially given that you were enjoying a turbo car just before the M5. Congratulations!
Thank you Sir! I plan on doing some of your goodies to rid the car of filthy chrome lol... Nothing like buying mods before the car is here!
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      01-09-2013, 07:07 PM   #16
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You are going to miss the 997 turbo.
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wow, great looking 911. But way to go to give up something like that for a child.
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