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      08-02-2010, 10:27 AM   #3
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Originally Posted by Eights-n-Aces View Post
I heard (I believe on a BMW video about the assembly plant) that there are only a handful of cars produced each year with identical configurations. Taking into account paint color, enterior color and various options the potential number of configurations is quite large.
Yeah, I know that once one takes into account the different paint colors and interior options (e.g., leather colors) the number of variations is huge; but I was actually just looking for info on basic models (e.g., 2008 MT E91). Somewhere I read that BMW was only anticipating importing a relatively small number of wagons (under 2000) and a very small percentage (in the low hundreds) of those would be MT models...but that was anticipated, not actual numbers. I was hoping that once a year was complete they'd publish the actual numbers somewhere.