Thread: new 3?
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      10-14-2011, 04:41 PM   #12

Drives: 2013 F10 M5
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Santa Barbara, California

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Originally Posted by chriszeh View Post
the front does look like the z4. not a fan of moving the bmw ebmlem off the hood and onto the front end changes the lines.
My thoughts exactly...since the 5 series came out I had been hoping they would leave the front of the 3 clean, uniterrupted. But they didn't, and I'm not entirely sure why. It seems strange to have a seam running across the front...

Profile looks like a Z4 up to the front wheel, then a 5 series beyond that. The changing angle of slope on the front nose almost highlights the impression that those two cars (Z4 and 5 series) were literally welded together.
2013 F10 M5