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      03-01-2018, 04:16 AM   #1
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Cool The BMWs of Thailand: Bimmermeet 2

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I had the pleasure of being invited over to Bangkok Thailand a couple of weeks ago for Bimmermeet 2. Here's my field report!

Part I: https://garage36.wordpress.com/2018/...2-old-is-gold/

Part II: https://garage36.wordpress.com/2018/...ngtimers-meet/

Part III: https://garage36.wordpress.com/2018/...t-2-modernism/

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Thanks for sharing!
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Nice pics! Yes Singapore is a highly advanced country - but damn it sucks for car lovers. Unless you're stinkin' rich, then all is good wherever I suppose...
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This is nice, at first I thought there's a glitch with the music or something lol. Cars in Thailand is incredibly expensive !! A base 420i is like 130k USD in Thailand...
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Are these Alpina rims? They look amazing. Would they fit an M2?
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      03-01-2018, 04:26 PM   #6
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Bimmermeet#2 frozen M4 and M5 in a box https://f80.bimmerpost.com/forums/sh....php?t=1463167
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      03-01-2018, 04:40 PM   #7
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Are these Alpina rims? They look amazing. Would they fit an M2?
I doubt that. The Alpina wheels from a 3 series are 8x19, ET 36 front and 9x19, ET 47 rear. You would need spacers to compensate the high ET of Alpina┤s wheels and they are anyway too narrow comparing to OEM M2 wheels (8" vs 9" front and 9" vs 10" rear).
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Alpina wheels look svelte on the 4
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Looks like a great time

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yes and yes
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Are these Alpina rims? They look amazing. Would they fit an M2?
I doubt that. The Alpina wheels from a 3 series are 8x19, ET 36 front and 9x19, ET 47 rear. You would need spacers to compensate the high ET of Alpina┬┤s wheels and they are anyway too narrow comparing to OEM M2 wheels (8" vs 9" front and 9" vs 10" rear).
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Are these Alpina rims? They look amazing. Would they fit an M2?
yes and yes
We seem to have a split opinion
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Some awesome looking cars!!!
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Thanks everyone! Part III is up!!!
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No love for 7s?
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rolling Isetta around.. thats pretty cool than a carbon hood M4..
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Very cool, some great BMWs. Looked like a awesome show.
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Are the links still working? I can't open any of the links and the video is not working for me
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