I'm a German car nut as well. When I saw the Fords available in Europe I was pretty upset I couldn't get them in the US. I've owned a ton of VWs and leapt at the chance to own this car! I know how you feel about being converted!
I am here: http://maps.google.com/maps?ll=39.269075,-84.371052
2012 FF5DR SE Sport, 5-Spd, and ALL the 'fixins!