Originally Posted by gatorfast
Rice is generally regarded as being tacky (ie tips that glow neon at night or something). These are far from rice as they look nice and are not gaudy.
Compared to what many of the members on this forum put on their cars I would hardly out this in the rice category...
If they are rice then the BMW performance exhaust is rice. Since I have installed these I have had many folks come up and ask me how I like my M exhaust.
Folks should actually wait to see them live before passing judgment. My guess is there will be quite a few sporting them rather then spending thousands on the same look.