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Old 07-31-2012, 08:07 AM
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Finally! A 2012 Summit Is Mine!

After a long "research wait" and final purchase last Friday, I took delivery of my new 2012 Overland Summit last night. While the delivery process took way too long for a number of reasons, in the end, it was worth it! And since I have some business meetings to attend, I'll be spending a lot of quality time in the driver's seat over the next three days getting to know this pretty girl.

Presenting my new ride: Summit in Winter Chill with the V8 to meet my future towing needs







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Old 07-31-2012, 08:23 AM
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Re: Finally! A 2012 Summit Is Mine!

Looks great! I love the winter chill!
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Old 07-31-2012, 08:32 AM
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Re: Finally! A 2012 Summit Is Mine!

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Looks great! I love the winter chill!
Yea, it's even more outstanding "in person" than it looked in the "research materials". I don't prefer dark colors, so I'm thankful they had one light one on this level of trim for me to, um...choose...from. This is another one of those colors that changes a little in different light, too. Very kewel. There's more black in the interior than I prefer, but the New Saddle looks so sharp, I'm overlooking that. heh...heh... Our horses also approve.
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Nice! That color is great in the sunlight!
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Re: Finally! A 2012 Summit Is Mine!

Great choice in colors. I love the contrast between the interior and exterior.
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Re: Finally! A 2012 Summit Is Mine!

Sweet ride!

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Old 07-31-2012, 10:22 AM
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Re: Finally! A 2012 Summit Is Mine!

is that a big Obama sticker on the back already?
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Re: Finally! A 2012 Summit Is Mine!

Nice and Congratulations! Enjoy the ride, it really is great.

I noticed your photos have that "miniture" type of look to it. Did you do that purposely or was it just a matter of using a wide aperture?

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After a long "research wait" and final purchase last Friday, I took delivery of my new 2012 Overland Summit last night. While the delivery process took way too long for a number of reasons, in the end, it was worth it! And since I have some business meetings to attend, I'll be spending a lot of quality time in the driver's seat over the next three days getting to know this pretty girl.

Presenting my new ride: Summit in Winter Chill with the V8 to meet my future towing needs







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Re: Finally! A 2012 Summit Is Mine!

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is that a big Obama sticker on the back already?
The only thing I see wrong with his new ride, lol. But kidding aside great looking vehicle you got there.
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Re: Finally! A 2012 Summit Is Mine!

Heh...heh...had to install the colorful magnets before I took off down the road!

On the photo question, I deliberately blurred the background to make the new chariot stand out.

I had some business travel scheduled for this week and I'm overly pleased to report that I managed 22mpg over about 475 miles today...all highway, on adaptive cruise and 66mph, mostly in "Sport Mode". All the bells and whistles worked great. Major comfortable and quiet. Bluetooth streaming and phone worked great with my iPhone 4...tunes and conference calls occupied the time between potty stops.
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Sweet ride!

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Not familiar with that forum.
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Re: Finally! A 2012 Summit Is Mine!

congrats love the interior
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