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      09-22-2008, 10:56 AM   #1
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Le Mans Blue?

What's the feeling here on Le Mans Blue? I've looked at some pics of the M5 in LMB and it looks pretty good - but not amazingly different from Interlagos Blue.

Anyone here ordering Le Mans?
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      09-22-2008, 11:05 AM   #2
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What's the feeling here on Le Mans Blue? I've looked at some pics of the M5 in LMB and it looks pretty good - but not amazingly different from Interlagos Blue.

Anyone here ordering Le Mans?
Im just not feeling any real blue for the M3
You should go for the JzB , that colour is incredible. Blue and Black, MAGIC
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      09-22-2008, 11:22 AM   #3
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Im just not feeling any real blue for the M3
You should go for the JzB , that colour is incredible. Blue and Black, MAGIC
I agree...I love IB and Le Mans ...but IMHO i think the M3 looks better in black or grey...i picked space grey...

but in the end..its up to you
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I think Le Mans is a really good color. Never seen it in real life but in pictures I actually prefer it to Interlagos -- and Interlagos is gorgeous. But at the end, just like everybody else said, get the one that you know you'll truly be happy with in the long run. You don't want this to become a $70k popularity contest haha.
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      09-22-2008, 01:54 PM   #5
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I don't like interlagos because of how much purple there is in it. Therefore I much prefer Le Mans blue. Of course Estoril blue would be even better, but that seems dead completely.
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I don't like interlagos because of how much purple there is in it. Therefore I much prefer Le Mans blue. Of course Estoril blue would be even better, but that seems dead completely.
Yeah, I read in the LSB e92 thread by Will that BMW actually discontinued it due to health reasons or something or other. Really don't get why, but it sure was a beautiful color.

Personally though LSB will always have my heart.
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Would love to some more pics of LeMans in different lighting w/19" wheels.
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Anyone here ordering Le Mans?
Yes sir. I will have mine October 27th. I actually got to see a Le Mans Blue M5 on Saturday, and it confirmed my decision of Le Mans over Interlagos.
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Would love to some more pics of LeMans in different lighting w/19" wheels.
Real good Lemans E90 3 series pics here:

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=168000

Its not an M3 of course, but its as close as you'll get until they hit the streets. The bonus is that you can compare nicely against Montego which is a color you've probably seen around some.
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Yes sir. I will have mine October 27th. I actually got to see a Le Mans Blue M5 on Saturday, and it confirmed my decision of Le Mans over Interlagos.
When I was younger, I dreamed of owning an E39 M5 in LeMans Blue. HAWT!

It's definitely a tough decision between LMB and IB. I think it's impossible to go wrong either way.

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Real good Lemans E90 3 series pics here:

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=168000

Its not an M3 of course, but its as close as you'll get until they hit the streets. The bonus is that you can compare nicely against Montego which is a color you've probably seen around some.
Good post!
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      09-22-2008, 11:51 PM   #11
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Real good Lemans E90 3 series pics here:
Its not an M3 of course, but its as close as you'll get until they hit the streets. The bonus is that you can compare nicely against Montego which is a color you've probably seen around some.
Thanks. This makes my decision even tougher but the LeMans maybe the ONE vs. Jerzy "Blue" or Silverstone. Glad I have a few months to agonize over this.
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le mans is good,but i will go for melbourne red!
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Le mans is a good choice to go for. It's more of a subtle blue compare to Interlagos.
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