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      08-23-2013, 12:30 AM   #1
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is there a "steve thomas bmw" of porsches?

looking to place an order on a gt3

wondering if anyone has experience with porsche dealers that are friendly like STBMW is, give quotes without asking tens of questions, will let you place an order with a relatively low deposit, offers invoice price (I know this is impossible a new GT3), etc...
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      08-23-2013, 04:46 AM   #2
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I don't know about buying a whole car but I have gotten parts for years from Suncoast Porsche. They have always been top notch in terms of sales and knowledge.
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Might be too late for a gt3 man. My dad has one on order from a dealer in Atlanta. Dealers only get a limited number. Most don't get any and the most I have heard is five. And if I'm not mistaken all slots have been taken. These are for deliveries starting end of this year all the way till end of 2014. Might have to wait until a dealer gets one and someone decides they don't want it, long shot but possible. And at a cost way over Msrp.
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I would contact as many Premier dealers as you have time for.
I have never seen a Premier charge over MSRP.

You should be able to find one.
Ordering, I am not sure about.

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Might be too late for a gt3 man. My dad has one on order from a dealer in Atlanta. Dealers only get a limited number. Most don't get any and the most I have heard is five. And if I'm not mistaken all slots have been taken. These are for deliveries starting end of this year all the way till end of 2014. Might have to wait until a dealer gets one and someone decides they don't want it, long shot but possible. And at a cost way over Msrp.
how is it too late for one lol production in US hasnt started.

do you mean '14 allocation? that makes more sense. but lifetime allocations for it cant be done already
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Def hit up the big ones, Champions in Florida, Hennessy in Atlanta, etc.. they'll be the only ones with allocations. Price will be sticker, but getting an allocation will be the toughest part. Most dealers won't get any, and the big hitters take care of their client base first.
kk ill call the big dealers up and see. thanks man!
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Give Ray Catena Porsche in NJ a call
kk ill give them a call
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According to a guy who's buying two 991 GT3's (I think he's a race car driver or something and he's got several GT3's including an RS 4.0 and and bunch of others), all allocations have been taken and you can't really order one without waiting quite a while to get it.
Porsche dealers usually give first allocations to their best customers and I doubt anyone on here is on their list.
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McKenna BMW has a performance dept, I would think their Porsche dealer does as well.
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update: was able to get an allocation from Porsche Newport Beach CA
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Well...
Spill the beans.

Congratulations.
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update: was able to get an allocation from Porsche Newport Beach CA
Sweet! How long is the wait??

My office is in Newport Beach and a fellow P-car owner if you want someone to "test it out" for you when it arrives
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thank you! looking like it will be end of 2014/early 2015. i want to do euro delivery on it, so need to see when the dates match up, etc. but its a long time from now
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update: was able to get an allocation from Porsche Newport Beach CA
Well, I hope you get to pick it up from here. I want to see the car. I'm like 30 minutes away.
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