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      04-26-2008, 07:43 PM   #1
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Concept M1

Found at autoblog.com:
http://www.autoblog.com/2008/04/26/s...t-villa-deste/

BMW unveils M1 Concept 2008 at the Concorso d'Eleganza at Villa d'Este:
http://www.asphalte.ch/Events/VEste08/VE-M2.php

This probably means any forthcoming "halo" version of the 1er will *not* be named the M1, which most of us were guessing was the case anyway.
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      04-26-2008, 07:52 PM   #2
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omg that looks insane!! buts whats with that empty black area under the kidney grills
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      04-26-2008, 07:52 PM   #3
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That looks fake to me.

Does it look like a rendering photoshopped into a pic to anyone else?
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      04-26-2008, 08:11 PM   #4
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That looks fake to me.

Does it look like a rendering photoshopped into a pic to anyone else?


Lets hope so! That design is awful IMO. Way to gaudy for a BMW. It reminds me of a Vector, which was cool in its day, but not 20 years later!:eyebulge:
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      04-26-2008, 08:19 PM   #5
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yeah, looks so candy colored, it appears fake...
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      04-27-2008, 01:34 PM   #6
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No, it is certainly real:

http://www.autoblog.com/photos/bmw-m1-homage/

And, I must say, it is absolutely stunning. Aggressive, unique, beautifully detailed... everything a supercar should be.
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      04-28-2008, 12:27 AM   #7
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No, it is certainly real:

http://www.autoblog.com/photos/bmw-m1-homage/

And, I must say, it is absolutely stunning. Aggressive, unique, beautifully detailed... everything a supercar should be.

Not a SINGLE one of those pics is real, those are ALL rendered images photoshopped into a picture.
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      04-28-2008, 02:48 AM   #8
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If those pics are real why do they look so fake?:iono:That sure looks to be Photo-Shopped, and, not particularly well executed at that.
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      04-28-2008, 12:17 PM   #9
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Huh, I wonder what real deal is with that.
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      04-28-2008, 02:13 PM   #10
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They're real according to BMW...
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      04-29-2008, 01:50 AM   #11
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Im not saying the story is fake or BMW doesnt have plans to do the car, but those pics arent of an actual car.

Ill try to get a rendered M5 so you can see what I mean.
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