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That's what I thought when I bought my 2019. Then GM discounted the 2020 at higher discount a couple months afterwards. Hard to time the purchase. :)
The point of waiting is really to see what the upgrade looks like. If it incorporates the features that most would like to see, and maybe then some, then it would be worth waiting for.
 

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Unless I absolutely had to buy a new car now, I would wait for the 2021 model to appear, then either get the upgraded version or get a truly super discount on the remaining 2020 models.
I was in that cycle for computers when I worked at Intel. Found myself always waiting for the ones we had in our lab. And never buying a new one! We had a Prius we really enjoyed, but we got a taste of EV from 2 Nissan Leafs. The Bolt is awesome, great power and distance. With the discount we got, it was even better. I told my wife if something comes along and she has to have it, she can and I will take the Bolt!
 

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Not only with the Bolt, but with other new EVs, it seems like the discounts are generally not as generous in Tucson or Phoenix. I tend to just go straight for asking the out-the-door-price, and I keep in mind this does not include interest on a loan, and then this usually ends the conversation for me. Usually the final numbers are a few thousand more than what I read from other parts of the country on these boards.
 

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You can buy one in California and avoid CA sales tax if you take possession outside of the state. You or the dealer will have to arrange transportation to the state line. I did that in 2005 anyway. I was living in Colorado but all the hybrids at the time were being shipped to CA.

The dealer physically drove the car with dealer plates to the state line (did not trailer it) and I met him at the NV state line casino who also had a notary. (Guess they do that a lot.). I signed the final paperwork and took the keys in front of the notary for like $25 or something. I had to get the dealer back home as part of the deal so my mom who lived close to the dealership drove him back to So.Cal while I headed east with a 5 day transport pass.

That was 2005. Today I'm surprised you can't buy one on Amazon and have it be delivered to your door.
 

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Yes, i stand corrected on the rear speakers. They are in the doors. I took a trip in the back seat and I couldn't hear the sound there....
OK. On the horn, I found the place in the settings where I could turn it off (and I did) but I think it's not fot the key left in the car. it's still doing it. i think it is doing it even for the charge port open, in some situations.

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I get random horn beeps as well in my 2017. Sometimes when my wife leave her purse in the car with key fob... sometimes when neither key fob is in the car... and sometimes no beeps when wife's purse IS in the car. Annoying.

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You can buy one in California and avoid CA sales tax if you take possession outside of the state. You or the dealer will have to arrange transportation to the state line. I did that in 2005 anyway. I was living in Colorado but all the hybrids at the time were being shipped to CA.

The dealer physically drove the car with dealer plates to the state line (did not trailer it) and I met him at the NV state line casino who also had a notary. (Guess they do that a lot.). I signed the final paperwork and took the keys in front of the notary for like $25 or something. I had to get the dealer back home as part of the deal so my mom who lived close to the dealership drove him back to So.Cal while I headed east with a 5 day transport pass.

That was 2005. Today I'm surprised you can't buy one on Amazon and have it be delivered to your door.
Thanks for the info, interesting how you did this.

This is a possibility, but I'm not sure I'm quite this adventurous. It seems somewhat more likely that I'll prioritize not having to go through all that. I'm still very unsure. It's a very strange market, because there will be such a significant change in the number of good new models available in a year or two, and then after that, a few years down the road, I'm hoping some of them come down in price enough in the used market so that I can better afford one.
 
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