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      12-15-2010, 05:49 PM   #1
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Who's car is this, and what color is it?

Car's sweet.

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      12-15-2010, 05:52 PM   #2
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Is that space gray?

Edit: I take that back. I originally was looking at it on the iPhone... on the desktop it doesn't look like space gray at all..
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      12-15-2010, 05:55 PM   #3
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Looks like an individual color to me
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      12-15-2010, 05:57 PM   #4
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Looks like an individual color to me
Yea looks much darker than space gray... Though it could be the lighting and white balance..
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      12-15-2010, 05:57 PM   #5
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Isnt that Sparkling Graphite...but uber waxed?
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      12-15-2010, 05:58 PM   #6
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IMO it looks like some photshop'n that might have altered appearance of Space Gray or Silver Gray.
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      12-15-2010, 05:58 PM   #7
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That's clearly a processed photo.

I remember seeing this a while back, search "Color Splash App"

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      12-15-2010, 06:00 PM   #8
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wow fitment it perfect.Its darker than space gray but doesnt have the blueish/ purplish hue of sparkling graphite. Maybe a custom paint job?
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      12-15-2010, 06:15 PM   #9
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That car is Sparkling Graphite... a color wich tends to vary alot depending on light...

I should know, I have one.
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      12-15-2010, 06:23 PM   #10
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Im pretty sure it belongs to the member M3V8

color is sparkling graphite
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      12-15-2010, 06:40 PM   #11
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      12-15-2010, 08:13 PM   #12
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without question, sparkling graphite. Offered only in first year of production IIRC
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      12-15-2010, 08:16 PM   #13
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looks good tho
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      12-15-2010, 08:30 PM   #14
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Thats Sparkling Graphite, a discontinued color. That is M3V8's car. He just sold his blower.One of the nicest m3's imo. Very well done.
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Sparking graphite, discontinued.

Very tough color to mod, only a few pulled it off, including this one!

Gintani FTW!
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      12-16-2010, 12:46 AM   #16
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fcking awesome!!!1
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      12-16-2010, 01:23 AM   #17
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Sparking graphite, discontinued.

Very tough color to mod, only a few pulled it off, including this one!

Gintani FTW!
goes well with cf and matte black add-ons though
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      12-16-2010, 12:48 PM   #18
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Is that the motorsport front splitter with brake ducting? Interested in what brake ducting options are out there that aren't $$$$
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      12-16-2010, 02:33 PM   #19
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Nice color
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      12-16-2010, 02:37 PM   #20
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Sparking graphite, discontinued.

Very tough color to mod, only a few pulled it off, including this one!

Gintani FTW!
Why's it so tough to mod? He's got the same mods tons of people on here already have?
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      12-16-2010, 02:45 PM   #21
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Why's it so tough to mod? He's got the same mods tons of people on here already have?
I agree with Alpine, not a lot of mods agree with this specific color - especially glossy carbon.
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      12-16-2010, 02:55 PM   #22
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I thought I read on another thread that it was an individual color. Titan Grey or Titan Silver, I think? Definitely looks less metallic than graphite but a deeper shade of grey than space. If it's an individual color I'd love to know and find out how I can order it.
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