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Windows 7: Dealership accidentally sells BMW for $1

11 Aug 2012   #1

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Dealership accidentally sells BMW for $1

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You've probably seen those too-good-to-be true car ads in the newspaper, where a new car is offered at a ridiculously low price. But seldom do you see a BMW offered for $1, and even more seldom do you see BMWs actually being sold at that price. Thanks to a New Zealand dealership's costly typo, though, that's exactly what happened.
Sale of the Century: Dealership accidentally sells BMW for $1 | Technology News Blog - Yahoo! News
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11 Aug 2012   #2

Windows 7 Professional x64 Service Pack 1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by BrightBlessings View Post
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You've probably seen those too-good-to-be true car ads in the newspaper, where a new car is offered at a ridiculously low price. But seldom do you see a BMW offered for $1, and even more seldom do you see BMWs actually being sold at that price. Thanks to a New Zealand dealership's costly typo, though, that's exactly what happened.
Sale of the Century: Dealership accidentally sells BMW for $1 | Technology News Blog - Yahoo! News
I'll take one!
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11 Aug 2012   #3

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MS Windows 7 Professional 64-bit SP1
 
 

Nothing more than a Publicity Stunt, Weak!!
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11 Aug 2012   #4

Dual-boot: Windows 7 HP 32-bit SP1 & Windows XP Pro 32-bit SP2.
 
 

That is one Big Mistake.
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11 Aug 2012   #5

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

I wonder how many more people are going to be watching that online auction after they hear about this. Smart move and didn't cost much.
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11 Aug 2012   #6

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit
 
 

But does the CD player work?
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11 Aug 2012   #7

Windows 8.1 Pro w/Media Center 64bit, Windows 7 HP 64bit
 
 

It was a 1994 model and that was probably the only one for auction. Retail about $2400. Over the years I have seen sale gimmicks where you could get a used car of $1 at a lot. Eveyone picks a car and then they announce the price. Gets people out to the lot.

Jim
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11 Aug 2012   #8

Windows 7 Home premium 64bit SP1
 
 

Il'l take 5 then sale 4 of them to a different dealership at a higher price lol
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12 Aug 2012   #9

Windows 8 - 64-bit
 
 

Was the sold BMW bought by this guy ?

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13 Aug 2012   #10

 
 

Maybe I've become too cynical lately, but it's just heartwarming to see that some people still have 'honor' in their business transactions.
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