BMW M3 Forum (E90 E92)

BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Go Back   M3Post - BMW M3 Forum > M3 (E90 / E92 / E93) > M3 Photos/Video/Media Gallery
 
Lux Angel Eyes
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      01-02-2012, 07:33 PM   #1
Veritable
Second Lieutenant
 
Drives: '13 Cadillac CTS-V Sedan 6MT
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Vancouver, Canada

Posts: 202
iTrader: (0)

New Years Day Photos - Gun Metallic R35 GT-R + MR E90 M3

Woke up a bit late on New Years Day, had okay weather, and my brother-in-law had a kinda-photographer-friend in-town visiting, so we spent a few hours for some pictures. It's a long-overdue kinda-photoshoot for his new-to-him 2009 Gun Metallic Nissan R35 GT-R anyways. The 2011 Melbourne Red Metallic BMW E90 M3 is mine, of course.

My photos first, my equipment was a Canon EOS 50D body + Canon EF-S 17-55mm f/2.8 IS USM.

A couple of shots first of him driving my car on our way to his house to grab his car. He first drove my car the day I took delivery, but he's been itching to try it again now that #1 my car is broken in and #2 he's now also driving a DCT car.




-----

Then, here's the short shoot on his driveway.







-----

Here's the pictures taken by my brother-in-law's friend Leo Chang, equipment was a Canon 1D Mk4 + Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8L II USM + Canon Speedlite EX580.





















-----

Then we're off on the roads for some rolling shots. Things are much easier when the camera car is a FOUR-DOORS The fading light provided some challenges so these are the best of the bunch.







-----

Rest-stop time. Leo missed the engine bay while at my brother-in-law's house so he got caught up here.








-----

Then, we switched cars so I can get behind the wheel of the GT-R, then Leo tried to take some rolling shots of my car. The lighting didn't help, nor did the huge wing mirrors that the Nissan has.... Still, we made do.


Veritable is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      01-02-2012, 07:45 PM   #2
THE TECH
BimmerPost Supporting Vendor

 
THE TECH's Avatar
 
Drives: BPMsport 2012 E92 M3
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Kansas

Posts: 13,065
iTrader: (44)

Garage List
Send a message via AIM to THE TECH Send a message via Skype™ to THE TECH
Nice cars!
__________________
THE TECH is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      01-02-2012, 07:51 PM   #3
Vybz
First Lieutenant
 
Vybz's Avatar
 
Drives: Adidas and Puma
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Kitsap County, WA

Posts: 384
iTrader: (3)

Garage List
2012 BMW M3  [3.83]
Nice shots, and nice rides
__________________
<><><><><><><><><><><>

BMWCCA Member # 459350
Audi B6 A4 - S O L D
Vybz is offline   Jamaica
0
Reply With Quote
      01-02-2012, 08:05 PM   #4
1sikbmr
Brigadier General
 
1sikbmr's Avatar
 
Drives: E90 M3 6MT
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: New York

Posts: 3,260
iTrader: (14)

nice cars.
__________________

E90 ///M3 6MT Atlantis Blue - Fox red
ESS VT1-550|Gloss black grilles/Gold gills|V1 hardwire|Filled reflectors|ZHP lighted shift knob|Volk TE37 Gloss Black|Mode Carbon GT4 Lip|Umnitza V4 full blackout kit|Agency Power exhaust|Sosi x-pipe|BMW Performance Steering Wheel V1|
1sikbmr is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      01-02-2012, 08:05 PM   #5
GOLFFRR
BimmerPost Supporting Vendor

 
GOLFFRR's Avatar
 
Drives: Golf Cart
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Solvang, CA/Camarillo, CA

Posts: 15,640
iTrader: (4)

__________________

BEFORE YOU BUY YOUR NEXT BMW, EMAIL US FIRST WE CAN HOOK YOU UP!
Need a quote or assistance from David? GO HERE-->http://www.bimmerdavid.com/#!blank/c1r1e
Davids current ED Special M235/228--> http://www.2addicts.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1013211
GOLFFRR is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      01-02-2012, 08:20 PM   #6
IMG
VT3
 
IMG's Avatar
 
Drives: E36 M3 Track car,Ess E90 M3 DD
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: The Couch

Posts: 6,975
iTrader: (5)

Sweet Rides !
__________________
NO FEAR.NO LIMITS.NO EQUAL

Ess VT3 LC built motor,Volk TE37SL,Euro taillights,Dinan Xpipe,Custom Headers,Akra axle back CF tips,ModeCarbon FR lip,BMW CF wing
LOW BOOST 60-130 6.7 sec
IMG is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      01-02-2012, 09:29 PM   #7
phusion974
Lieutenant
 
phusion974's Avatar
 
Drives: OE Tuned C63
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: L.A.

Posts: 435
iTrader: (0)

Really nice shots, both cars look great!
Btw the color on the GT-R is titanium, not gun metallic.
phusion974 is offline   Armenia
0
Reply With Quote
      01-02-2012, 09:54 PM   #8
Mmmdreamer
Lieutenant
 
Mmmdreamer's Avatar
 
Drives: 08 e90 M3 Jet Black
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Jersey City

Posts: 537
iTrader: (1)

Dang, usually the M looks pretty aggressive, but beside the GTR it looks like a pretty plain sedan hehe. Nice license plate btw haha
Mmmdreamer is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      01-02-2012, 10:15 PM   #9
Powerbeast
Major General
 
Powerbeast's Avatar
 
Drives: E90 M3 Dakar Yellow
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: SoCal

Posts: 6,890
iTrader: (4)

Nice shots both very beautiful cars.
Powerbeast is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      01-02-2012, 10:17 PM   #10
SchnellM3
Digger
 
SchnellM3's Avatar
 
Drives: 03 E46 M3, 09 E92 M3, 09 X6 50
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Pa

Posts: 2,616
iTrader: (5)

Garage List
Sweet cars
__________________
2009 E92 M3 /// Melbourne Red /// Fox Red /// M DKG

Full Innotech Exhaust - DINAN Intake - IND Engine Bay Appearance - IND Hand Stitched Boot Covers - and much more....
SchnellM3 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      01-02-2012, 10:57 PM   #11
Mr C
Captain
 
Mr C's Avatar
 
Drives: E92 Dakar and E90 AW
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: SoCal

Posts: 754
iTrader: (0)

I like that GTR, can I drive it?
__________________
2011 E90 M3 Alpine White M-DCT
2011 E92 M3 Individual Dakar 6MT
Mr C is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      01-03-2012, 02:49 AM   #12
JHFW89225
Major
 
JHFW89225's Avatar
 
Drives: E92 M3
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: HK/Vancouver

Posts: 1,089
iTrader: (5)

Garage List
2009 BMW M3  [0.00]
2008 335i  [0.00]
I see ur car almost everyday haha, so you trade the pre lci E90 red M3 for a lci red E90 M3? the only difference is MT -> DCT?
__________________
2013 Scion FR-S Raven Black
2009 BMW E92 M3 Alpine White/Foxtrot Red Leather/M-DCT/Dinan Intake/Dinan ECU/Dinan Stage 1 Suspension/Dinan Strut Bar/Akrapovic Evolution Exhaust
2008 BMW E90 335i
2005 BMW X3 3.0i
JHFW89225 is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      01-03-2012, 02:58 AM   #13
Orange fever
Lieutenant Colonel
 
Orange fever's Avatar
 
Drives: E46M,E90M,X5M,135I
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: in the hood!!!

Posts: 1,618
iTrader: (4)

niiiccceeeee
__________________

X5M E70 Black Sapphire Metallic,VF Engineering Hex Flash Software,Vorsteiner-FrontSpoiler/RearDiffuser
/ 2011 135i/E82 N55 Aw (stock)
Orange fever is offline   Thailand
0
Reply With Quote
      01-03-2012, 03:03 AM   #14
PIMP "E"
Colonel
 
PIMP "E"'s Avatar
 
Drives: AW 2011 M3
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: ft. lauderdale fl, in mannheim germany

Posts: 2,482
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2011 M3  [0.00]
Send a message via AIM to PIMP "E"
nice
__________________
MONEY IS THE SAIL TO MY BOAT
PIMP "E" is offline   Germany
0
Reply With Quote
      01-03-2012, 03:03 AM   #15
Veritable
Second Lieutenant
 
Drives: '13 Cadillac CTS-V Sedan 6MT
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Vancouver, Canada

Posts: 202
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by JoshuaWong1989 View Post
Iso you trade the pre lci E90 red M3 for a lci red E90 M3? the only difference is MT -> DCT?
Pretty much, I was in a trading mood anyways and always had a feeling that the M3's engine is better matched by the DCT gearbox. Also gotten the updated iDrive out of it as well. Though, I was THIS CLOSE from picking up a loaded Black Raven / Black / Satin Graphite wheels / yellow Brembos CTS-V from Langley instead.

Oh well, being lucky enough to own the last N/A 4-doors M ever made, with all the little refreshes and upgrades compared to the previous one, is good enough. I suppose.
Veritable is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      01-03-2012, 04:07 AM   #16
JHFW89225
Major
 
JHFW89225's Avatar
 
Drives: E92 M3
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: HK/Vancouver

Posts: 1,089
iTrader: (5)

Garage List
2009 BMW M3  [0.00]
2008 335i  [0.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by Veritable View Post
Pretty much, I was in a trading mood anyways and always had a feeling that the M3's engine is better matched by the DCT gearbox. Also gotten the updated iDrive out of it as well. Though, I was THIS CLOSE from picking up a loaded Black Raven / Black / Satin Graphite wheels / yellow Brembos CTS-V from Langley instead.

Oh well, being lucky enough to own the last N/A 4-doors M ever made, with all the little refreshes and upgrades compared to the previous one, is good enough. I suppose.
I was looking at a CTS-V coupe before too, but only the M3 gave me the right vibe after driving C63, S4, ISF... mine is dct too. You know any good road for cruise?
__________________
2013 Scion FR-S Raven Black
2009 BMW E92 M3 Alpine White/Foxtrot Red Leather/M-DCT/Dinan Intake/Dinan ECU/Dinan Stage 1 Suspension/Dinan Strut Bar/Akrapovic Evolution Exhaust
2008 BMW E90 335i
2005 BMW X3 3.0i
JHFW89225 is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      01-03-2012, 05:01 AM   #17
jonasaurus
Brigadier General
 
jonasaurus's Avatar
 
Drives: E90 M3
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: London

Posts: 3,141
iTrader: (0)

Nice pics! As much as I love my E90 M3, the GTRs have such a great presence on the road!
__________________
///M3 | E90 LCI | Space Grey | Fox Red with CF Structure | 6MT | 260M | My build
jonasaurus is offline   United Kingdom
0
Reply With Quote
      01-03-2012, 07:59 AM   #18
Rob@SW
 
Rob@SW's Avatar
 
Drives: 2013 MW/FR E92 M3
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: South Florida

Posts: 2,405
iTrader: (1)

Send a message via AIM to Rob@SW
Both cars look great!
Rob@SW is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      01-03-2012, 08:24 AM   #19
Gkap
BMF Movement
 
Gkap's Avatar
 
Drives: Women Crazy
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: GTA

Posts: 3,011
iTrader: (1)

both are great car's both need mod's
Gkap is offline   Canada
0
Reply With Quote
      01-03-2012, 12:55 PM   #20
Orjan
Lieutenant
 
Orjan's Avatar
 
Drives: No BMW at the moment..
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Norway

Posts: 540
iTrader: (0)

Great pics! And MR M3s are just magnificent!
__________________
I am not young enough to know everything - Oscar Wilde
Orjan is offline   Norway
0
Reply With Quote
      01-03-2012, 01:19 PM   #21
Tony135
Major
 
Tony135's Avatar
 
Drives: 2012 BMW 135i
Join Date: May 2011
Location: SoCal

Posts: 1,255
iTrader: (0)

Great combo of cars and some nice photos too
Tony135 is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      01-03-2012, 02:48 PM   #22
juan@aep
AE Performance
 
Drives: E92 M3
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Valencia,CA

Posts: 218
iTrader: (0)

I love the GT-R in that color
juan@aep is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:41 AM.




m3post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST