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      03-29-2011, 10:26 PM   #331
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Fantastic workmanship on joining the bumbler to the fender flares. Better than most GM/Ford.
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      03-30-2011, 12:25 AM   #332
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I love the one offs, priceless! Really. I would love to have this, and especially like the color combo.

Not to take anything away from this link, but I haven's seen anything so cool since a prototype convertible E34 M5. If I had your wagon and this tanning machine in garage, I would die a happy man.

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      04-09-2011, 04:46 PM   #333
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you must REALLY enjoy your car after all that work, congrats!
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      04-09-2011, 09:57 PM   #334
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      04-15-2011, 04:19 PM   #335
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This is the most amazing BMW conversion since some bloke in Sweden built an E30 M3 Touring. It just beggars belief that BMW never built it, all they would have needed to do over an E90 M3 was design new rear bumpers and rear fenders, all the rest just bolts on as the OP has proven.

All I would do it swap the Breytons for a set of matt black BBS CH's.

BTW does anyone know what happened to the guy in Norway who was converting a 318d coupe into an M3?
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      04-15-2011, 04:29 PM   #336
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Dumbstrucked! Epic.
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      04-16-2011, 08:14 AM   #337
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This is the most amazing BMW conversion since some bloke in Sweden built an E30 M3 Touring. It just beggars belief that BMW never built it, all they would have needed to do over an E90 M3 was design new rear bumpers and rear fenders, all the rest just bolts on as the OP has proven.

All I would do it swap the Breytons for a set of matt black BBS CH's.

BTW does anyone know what happened to the guy in Norway who was converting a 318d coupe into an M3?
hi,
i was going with the BBS CH's but the rear concave wasn't deep enough.!
but i do agree the bbs's have a bit more class..
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      04-27-2011, 05:32 AM   #338
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hey

were u in central london yesterday (26th april)?? i think i saw u outside royal albert hall??

i was the silver 335i lol nice car btw
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      04-27-2011, 08:56 AM   #339
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hey

were u in central london yesterday (26th april)?? i think i saw u outside royal albert hall??

i was the silver 335i lol nice car btw
hi, i hope not. my cars in the bodyshop in central B'ham.!!
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      04-27-2011, 11:30 AM   #340
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amazing amazing

congrats for your work

just a little detail

i think the roof is great in black but you shouldnt have painted the rear upper tailgate

only the roof in black ( but it seems great amazing anyway )

just a little detail

keep up with new photos of the most amazing E91 LCI
one other thing i would like to see is the xenon lci headlights
much better then the E92 headlights.
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      04-27-2011, 11:37 AM   #341
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      04-28-2011, 12:16 PM   #342
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amazing amazing

congrats for your work

just a little detail

i think the roof is great in black but you shouldnt have painted the rear upper tailgate

only the roof in black ( but it seems great amazing anyway )

just a little detail

keep up with new photos of the most amazing E91 LCI
one other thing i would like to see is the xenon lci headlights
much better then the E92 headlights.
hi, thx for your comment, but it is incential that the rear spoiler was painted black to finish off the roof(rear glass is tinted aswell).

yes the headlights would update the front abit...

thx Nick
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      04-28-2011, 12:16 PM   #343
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      04-28-2011, 12:38 PM   #344
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hi, i hope not. my cars in the bodyshop in central B'ham.!!

.....Im certain i saw a touring m3 behind me and while i did a u turn i saw the sides and the M badges were an m3 with carbon fibre roof...didnt see the plate as i was looking for direction but worth ca check on your odo to scheck if the millage has gone up1
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      04-28-2011, 01:42 PM   #345
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Its the coolest station wagon iv ever seen, but I dont really like station wagons that much, id wanna how much its costs, cause if its more than a normal m3 get the x5 m
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      04-29-2011, 03:56 AM   #346
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      05-17-2011, 06:49 PM   #347
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WOW! That is some 'M'-azing work!
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      05-17-2011, 09:52 PM   #348
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thats pretty sweet never seen this.
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      07-22-2011, 05:23 PM   #349
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Converted from a 2007 E91 318i m-sport auto transmission.

- Donor car is an E90 M3 (and the E91 318is an mentioned)
- Fenders were custom made by combining M3 E90 wheel arch with E91 quarter panel
- Rear bumper is the M3 E90 spliced with the E91 M Sport

Just having brackets and bells made for the 6 pot BBK's for the front(yellow) and touch up paint and she's finished.!!
thx 4 lookin..


More details:

My car has M3 engine/gearbox (DCT), full suspension(now KW V3 Coilovers), driveshafts, cradles, exhaust, propshaft, loom (rear e91), front panels/lights, full interior (back of back seats taken off the e90 and retrimmed onto e91 seat). Back door panel the same but e90 doesn't have rear speakers so i fitted rear speakers (Pioneer.!! i know bad move).

Took about 6 months (give or take a few weeks) = stripe e91, paint engine bay, fit engine/gearbox/running gear, electrics, paint again(everything), build complete car then programme ecu's/modules.....

Difficult part of the build was rear quarters/rear bumper..

If i built the car from scratch it would be documented.

As for the CF roof, you don't get one on a E90 M3.!!!!!

Hope this clears up a few things.

it has been built over a year now, she needs a bit of paint(just striped the headlining/sunroof out and had the roof/spoiler done black & new roof rails), BBK'S for the front(as we speak) & programme the new CIC nav then shes finished...

thanks again....

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Love the car, nice job!
What kind of covers did you use for the headlight washing system?
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      07-22-2011, 05:30 PM   #350
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put the new ZCP wheels on there...breytons are fugly
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      07-22-2011, 06:05 PM   #351
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      07-25-2011, 05:29 AM   #352
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Love the car, nice job!
What kind of covers did you use for the headlight washing system?
Hi, It's a standard E90 M3 front bumper(washer jet covers are standard).!
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