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Buy a MY18 Stinger now or Wait for the MY19 in September ?

Discussion in 'Stingers Down Under' started by D-C, Jul 2, 2018.

  1. D-C

    D-C Australia Member

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    Hi All

    I'm ready to take the plunge and purchase the Stinger GT, tossing up if I should wait for the MY19 or buy the MY18 now.

    Apparently the MY19 will be slightly more expensive or have less bargaining power, Michelin tyres and a Stainless Steel luggage pallet.

    Appreciate peoples thoughts

    Thanks

    Dyll
     
  2. ShannonC

    ShannonC Australia Newish Member

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    Buy now and enjoy earlier.
     
  3. D-C

    D-C Australia Member

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    Hi Shannon I'm currently driving a 335i pushing out 550hp on 24psi, so funnily enough I'm actually going to enjoy it less until I carry out a few mods.

    The BMW has finished its lease so time to go but no major hurry
     
  4. ShannonC

    ShannonC Australia Newish Member

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    LOL, understand.
     
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  5. Stinger GT SS

    Stinger GT SS Australia Stinger Enthusiast

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    Do a deal on an MY18 runout model, maybe more bang for your buck.
     
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  6. Soca Boy

    Soca Boy Canada Active Member

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    I would get a 2018, sounds like car prices might go up with all this “tariff” war that’s going on.
     
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  7. D-C

    D-C Australia Member

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    That’s what I was thinking what do you think is a good deal on A GT around 60k ?
     
  8. Stinger GT SS

    Stinger GT SS Australia Stinger Enthusiast

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    GT 60k driveaway? Get them to throw in floor mats, rear cargo mat & premium window tint drive away for 58k for starters see how you go. Are you trading?
     
  9. D-C

    D-C Australia Member

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    Thanks mate I’m at 61k atm but working on lowering a bit more with mats, plan to sell mine private
     
  10. Stinger GT SS

    Stinger GT SS Australia Stinger Enthusiast

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    Well no trade will give you more leverage on your purchase price, dealer cannot fudge the figures hidden in that. Set yourself a limit & be prepared to walk away, remember there are plenty of dealers to take your cash.
     
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  11. D-C

    D-C Australia Member

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    I’ll chase that 58 with extras appreciate your comments, Thanks !!
     
  12. Stinger GT SS

    Stinger GT SS Australia Stinger Enthusiast

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    Good luck, get the best price you can & what’s good for you....:thumbup:
     
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  13. Paul32

    Paul32 United States Active Member

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    Check to see if there are rebates in Australia. In the US it is not unusual to see large purchase and lease rebates. Some as high as $7k - $8k. including dealer discounts.
     
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  14. Tazztattoo

    Tazztattoo Australia Active Member

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    at $61k your around 10% cheaper than what us early adopters paid last year and all had to wait 4 or 5 months for delivery.

    Anything near 60k with a shorter delivery just get it and enjoy it now, that a great deal.
     
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  15. D-C

    D-C Australia Member

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    I took the plunge Yesterday and committed. Thank you everyone and big thanks to Stinger GT SS. The car is ready in 2 weeks which is a April 2018 build. :);)
     
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  16. yunis

    yunis Australia New Member

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    What did you end up paying D-C if you don't mind me asking? I'm looking at biting the bullet in the next few days myself.
     
  17. Stinger GT SS

    Stinger GT SS Australia Stinger Enthusiast

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    Well done & congrats on your purchase glad to offer some insight, you obviously did a good deal then, so what did you end up ordering, colour etc, again welcome to the club.
     
  18. AV8R

    AV8R Australia 2500 Posts Club! Staff Member Moderator

    Wait.....
     
  19. Daniel Egan

    Daniel Egan Australia Newish Member

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    Fyi I got a red gt 2 two weeks ago, fresh off the boat.

    $61000 at 5.5% interest @yunis
     
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  20. AV8R

    AV8R Australia 2500 Posts Club! Staff Member Moderator

    Wow thats a cheap deal, i paid $65k driveway.
     
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