Originally Posted by MMMMM3
Get the aluminum. I wish they'd make actual CRP dashboard inserts instead of the leather (the stitching puts me off - doesn't look right - you're not supposed to see stitches in real carbon fibre).
But I don't think BMW are trying to fool anybody into thinking it is real carbon fibre. It's just a leather insert to add an extra amount of quality, and the patterrn happens to be carbon fibre.