How to Get Your Car Company to Pay for the Best Road Trip of Your Life
Published by Bloomberg.com | By Nikki Ekstein
European Delivery programs, as they’re called, are the subject of many car enthusiasts’ curiosity and are offered by nearly every high-end automaker on the continent.
Here’s how it works: You order your car from a dealership in the U.S. and then show up at the manufacturer’s doorstep in Europe. (In some cases, the brand will even pay for your flight.) You’ll get handed the keys to your new car and have the opportunity to drive it around for up to five months before leaving it at a designated drop-off point to be shipped to you at your home. Often, by opting for this option, you’ll get a significant discount off the car’s MSRP.
No, it’s not too good to be true.