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      04-21-2013, 10:20 PM   #23
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Is X4 gonna be made in US or Germany?
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Is X4 gonna be made in US or Germany?
Pretty sure it's going to be made in the US along with all the other X models, but I could be wrong
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      04-21-2013, 11:10 PM   #25
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Is X4 gonna be made in US or Germany?
US

They are expanding the Spartanburg plant to accommodate its production. Because I believe it is running at max capacity right now, or at least it was not too long ago.
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      04-21-2013, 11:54 PM   #26
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If I recall Scott26 said the F80 would premiere at Shanghai due to the high amount of "M" sales in the China market- just like the M5 premiered at Shanghai in 2011.


What happened?????


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If I recall Scott26 said the F80 would premiere at Shanghai due to the high amount of "M" sales in the China market- just like the M5 premiered at Shanghai in 2011.


What happened?????


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+1 i read that too. what happened Scott? is it because of the tension in North Korea?
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Shanghai caps off the 2012/2013 auto show season. It is not usually the place for big launches like those.

The F32 should be revealed in the off season, the F80 should show up in Frankfurt, and the F22 should be in Geneva.

I would also expect F10 LCI info any time now.

F33 and F23 coming next season too.
I was expecting X6M LCI in Shanghai
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i8 and i3 - these still look like prototypes to me. Are they really going to build them looking like this?
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i8 and i3 - these still look like prototypes to me. Are they really going to build them looking like this?
No, these are the concept cars. You can see the preproduction cars in spy pics @ http://www.bimmerpost.com/bmwi/
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We have added a video showing the BMW press conferences and some visual highlights from the BMW display:

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