Originally Posted by rantarM3
The center console around the shifter is Novillo leather, like the seat bolsters. The center armrest is standard leather, not Novillo. The doors are leatherette (vinyl) with cloth inserts. BMW should have been a little more consistent with the interior finishes on cloth equipped cars but I still prefer my cloth over leather - far less maintenance.
Always thought those areas (center armrest, arm rest on the door) was a vinyl type of material.
I'm assuming those areas only get novillo with "full" leather.