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      03-19-2012, 12:53 PM   #1
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How long time did it take from the car was produced until you got it?

Hi Guys
I ordered the car the 28th of February, it went into production the 7th of March. But I haven't heard from BMW yet. How long time did it take for your car to arrive.

I live in Copenhagen - and it's not that far away from Regensburg
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      03-19-2012, 04:33 PM   #2
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3 weeks to be at local dealer (UK) build week was 4, delivery week 7.
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      03-19-2012, 05:22 PM   #3
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My 118dA was:

* ordered 16 jan
* manufactured 1 feb
* reached Sweden 22 feb and was pre-registred the same day


.......and I am expecting delivery this week....... eight weeks after order.

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      03-19-2012, 06:08 PM   #4
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4 months! Must be because I live on the other side of the world and we drive upside down apparently!
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      03-20-2012, 01:53 AM   #5
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I placed the order on the 14th of October, went into production the 11th of November and arrived in Greece at the 2nd of December. Took delivery ~5 days after.
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      03-20-2012, 01:10 PM   #6
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Ordered in January, production in May, delivery June 30th (because of new tax law per July 1st which saves me 5% on income taxes)
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      03-20-2012, 04:41 PM   #7
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thanks, that's about 3-4 weeks from production date to arrival.
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      06-29-2012, 05:33 AM   #8
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8 weeks for Petrol models

Ordered early-June
Car entered production this week.
Told to expect car end-July.
There is a shorter wait on diesels, but if you order 116i / 118i you will be waiting for 8 weeks
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      06-29-2012, 06:11 AM   #9
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Ordered 14th may, produced 22nd june, pickup will be 5th july.
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      06-29-2012, 06:22 AM   #10
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Order: March 3.
Production: April 11.
Car at dealer in Norway: April 30.
Delivery to me: May 12.

About one week after my order, my dealer got an estimate of the delivery week. This turned out to be correct. According to the dealer, it usually is.
Normally I would get the car about 3-4 days after the dealer gets it, but there were some issues with the registration that caused one week of extra delay.
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      06-29-2012, 06:56 AM   #11
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Order Placed 21/05/2012
Build Week 11/06/2012
Collecting the car today 29/06/12

Less than 6 weeks from order being placed.
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      06-29-2012, 07:35 AM   #12
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ordered 28th march
got car 1st june.....
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      06-29-2012, 09:54 AM   #13
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My Son ordered his M135i (f21) 4 Weeks ago, the delivery is at the end of september.
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      06-29-2012, 09:04 PM   #14
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I wish mine was only a few weeks wait. I too have the same issue as firstbmw@24.

I ordered my 125i M Sport on 6th June after some wrangling over price and crap trade in value orignally offered.

I was told on signing and deposit paid that it would be a early July build, so got excited.

Unfortunately BMW has under estimated the demand for the 125i M sport and now I am now informed that the build will now be 1st week of August which means the build + shipping to down under and then delivery to dealership puts it around the first week of October now. Not happy!!!!, but I hope it is worth the wait.
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      06-30-2012, 01:17 AM   #15
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About 5 and a half weeks...

Ordered on 2nd June
Changed order on 6th June
Built On the 27 June
Hope to collect on 12th July

Thats for a 118d
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      07-13-2012, 12:52 AM   #16
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Hey AusF20,

I'm in Brisbane and after a 125i at the moment, if you don't mind me asking what kind of discount (if any) did you get? I looked at an Evoque which is supposed to be in high demand and they immediately started offering discounts (although it looked gorgeous it was sooo slow). Any advice appreciated!

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      07-13-2012, 02:26 AM   #17
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Ordered mine 3rd June, expecting delivery Mid September, 12 weeks!!
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      07-13-2012, 04:10 AM   #18
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Orded 31 March, delivered on the 27th of June, exactly as indicated in the sheet i received from the dealer after the order was planned.
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      07-13-2012, 05:02 AM   #19
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Ordered mid April, built early May, delivered today (13/7)
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      07-13-2012, 06:03 AM   #20
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Ordered mid April, built early May, delivered today (13/7)
Congrats, hope your gonna post some snaps soon!!
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      07-13-2012, 08:22 AM   #21
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      07-13-2012, 03:05 PM   #22
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Ordered 27th September 2011 (would have been earlier but was on Holiday) Delivered 28th November. I could of had it a week or two earlier on delivery but due to work commitments I couldn't.
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