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
 
Steve Thomas BMW
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      02-13-2008, 05:12 PM   #1
CSL-Fanatik
First Lieutenant
23

 
CSL-Fanatik's Avatar
 
Drives: e92 M3 DCT
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Boulder


Posts: 383
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2008 BMW M3  [0.00]
2004 BMW M3  [0.00]
E90 Facelift -> Facelift E90 M3

Hey Everybody,


I have already ordered my e92 M3, but just looking over the Sedan pictures, a though occured to me.

Is the e90 M3 going to get the facelift of the regular e90 in the fall? If so, aren't some of the e90 fans going to wait another couple of months?

And if the e90 M3 does not get the facelift; aren't you going to be upset to be deprived of improved rear lights, etc?


Just curious, any thoughts?

CSL
Attached Images
 
Appreciate 0
      02-13-2008, 05:30 PM   #2
M-Maika
First Lieutenant
Portugal
6

 
M-Maika's Avatar
 
Drives: M3 E92 AW
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Barcelona ( Spain ) Porto ( Portugal )


Posts: 365
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2008 BMW M3 E92  [5.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by CSL-Fanatik View Post
Hey Everybody,


I have already ordered my e92 M3, but just looking over the Sedan pictures, a though occured to me.

Is the e90 M3 going to get the facelift of the regular e90 in the fall? If so, aren't some of the e90 fans going to wait another couple of months?

And if the e90 M3 does not get the facelift; aren't you going to be upset to be deprived of improved rear lights, etc?


Just curious, any thoughts?

CSL
You said improved ????

Those rear lights are ugly.


At least in my opinion.

Alex
__________________
M3 E92 M-DKG and all the options available.
Forum BMW Portugal: http://www.forumbmwportugal.com
Appreciate 0
      02-13-2008, 05:37 PM   #3
CSL-Fanatik
First Lieutenant
23

 
CSL-Fanatik's Avatar
 
Drives: e92 M3 DCT
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Boulder


Posts: 383
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2008 BMW M3  [0.00]
2004 BMW M3  [0.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by M-Maika View Post
You said improved ????

Those rear lights are ugly.


At least in my opinion.

Alex
Aight, fair enough. Let's say "updated" or "reworked" then, eh?

Best regards,

CSL
Appreciate 0
      02-13-2008, 05:45 PM   #4
AMB
Private First Class
1

 
AMB's Avatar
 
Drives: '05 M3 CS | '05 325XiT
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: MPLS


Posts: 130
iTrader: (0)

On the contrary, it's my opinion that the E90 Sedan will be updated to more resemble the new E90 ///M's face lift ala E92.
__________________
-ANDY

'05 M3 CS | Silver Grey | M Cloth
OEM CSL Front - Rear - CF Roof | Dinan S2 Performance Pack | 19" RAC Monolite RG4s
Appreciate 0
      02-13-2008, 05:53 PM   #5
gblansten
Beandoc
United_States
28

 
gblansten's Avatar
 
Drives: 2014 BMW M5 SG/SS
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Thick ascending limb


Posts: 2,213
iTrader: (0)

Those rear lights above have a very economy car aesthete.
Appreciate 0
      02-13-2008, 06:00 PM   #6
CSL-Fanatik
First Lieutenant
23

 
CSL-Fanatik's Avatar
 
Drives: e92 M3 DCT
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Boulder


Posts: 383
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2008 BMW M3  [0.00]
2004 BMW M3  [0.00]
Courtesy of Mikengo:


Maybe sombody could photoshop the e90 M3 exhausts into one of the pictures below.
Attached Images
 
Appreciate 0
      02-13-2008, 06:04 PM   #7
monsta
Brigadier General
United_States
59

 
monsta's Avatar
 
Drives: E92 M3
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Bergen County, NJ/Y.O, NY


Posts: 3,591
iTrader: (2)

EITHER for me...
__________________

'08 E92 M3 6MT | IB | FR | RAC RG63's | VRS Ti Exhaust | Fabspeed HFC & Xpipe
'09 X5 35d SG/SB
'11 X3 28i AW/CN/FW (wife's car
Appreciate 0
      02-13-2008, 06:29 PM   #8
Jason
Administrator
United_States
6509

 
Jason's Avatar
 
Drives: E90 M3
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: USA


Posts: 16,625
iTrader: (0)

Those lights in the spy photo are mostly covered (the entire part on the trunk).

It's hard to tell what it will look like fully uncovered.
__________________
Check on the Latest BMW News
Become a fan of Bimmerpost Facebook
Follow us on Bimmerpost Twitter
Subscribe to Bimmerpost Youtube Channel

Appreciate 0
      02-15-2008, 06:07 PM   #9
modthispny
Private
2

 
Drives: 2004 BMW M3
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: So. Cal


Posts: 64
iTrader: (0)

i don't think the e90 m3 will get a facelift.

in general, don't m3's not get facelifts? Ala 04+ 330ci lights compared to 04+ m3 lights.
Appreciate 0
      02-15-2008, 07:34 PM   #10
eclipsisNA
Colonel
United_States
114

 
Drives: 2013 Estoril 328i M Sport
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Beverly Hills, CA


Posts: 2,938
iTrader: (6)

Garage List
2014 BMW 428i  [3.88]
Quote:
Originally Posted by M-Maika View Post
You said improved ????

Those rear lights are ugly.


At least in my opinion.

Alex
The rear lights are camo'ed to hell and back.
Appreciate 0
      02-17-2008, 03:26 AM   #11
Big Windy
Major General
United_States
69

 
Big Windy's Avatar
 
Drives: audi s4
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: seatac, wa


Posts: 5,118
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
Quote:
Originally Posted by modthispny View Post
i don't think the e90 m3 will get a facelift.

in general, don't m3's not get facelifts? Ala 04+ 330ci lights compared to 04+ m3 lights.
i remember the e46 getting LED taillights, or maybe they weren't LED but there definitely were some new taillights. not sure if anything up front ever changed really.
Appreciate 0
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 07:59 PM.




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