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      03-17-2008, 01:35 AM   #1
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Does anyone know if individual colours are/will be available on M3? Particularly moonstone...
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      03-17-2008, 03:16 AM   #2
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not in the US. pretty sure that Individual isn't open for Australia either...but i could be wrong. Moonstone is available in the Individual program though.
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      03-17-2008, 04:32 PM   #3
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There is no mention on the BMW website that the Individual program is available on the M3 at this stage, in Australia.
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      03-19-2008, 06:50 AM   #4
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I think individual colours are available – saw a manual M3 at Motorline in Brisbane yesterday in the previous models mustard yellow colour (not sure of the official colour name). I have some pics emailed to me and will post them when I can locate them.
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      03-19-2008, 07:19 AM   #5
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A week after I picked up my car in November I enquired about the individual program and was told only the colour selection was available and was either $4000 or $6000 just for the paint. Nothing else was available. I think that's too much for just the paint job.
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      03-19-2008, 07:23 AM   #6
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$6K was the price quoted to me yesterday as well
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I think individual colours are available – saw a manual M3 at Motorline in Brisbane yesterday in the previous models mustard yellow colour (not sure of the official colour name). I have some pics emailed to me and will post them when I can locate them.
Any luck finding those photos mate?
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      03-20-2008, 07:30 PM   #8
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Hopefully tomorrow Oz
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      03-21-2008, 08:53 PM   #9
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Here they are – color is Dakar Yellow Indivudual.
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      03-21-2008, 09:15 PM   #10
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Im sorry to say but that color just doesnt look right to me on a E92
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      03-21-2008, 09:28 PM   #11
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I gues opinions will vary however it looks a lot better in the flesh and may appeal to previous owners who had this color ?
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      03-21-2008, 10:25 PM   #12
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What other colors can you order? The BMW individual only shows other colors...anyone know about LSG or that green that was available with the E46?
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      03-22-2008, 12:49 AM   #13
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wow to me that color is totally flowing with that car...i love it...cant wiat to see other colors on them
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      03-22-2008, 07:50 AM   #14
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Oh man, that yellow is just on fire with the CF roof! Damn what a car! Man if you want attention, there's your car.
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Thanks for the photos bdh2009.

Hmmm it is a nice contrast with the CF roof. Nice to see, this must be the first E9x M-car Individual scheme on here.
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This is the M colour that was offered with the E36's and the Z roadster. How can BMW call this Individual and charge you $6000. It's a rip off. I can understand if the colour was from the true individual range.
IMO the colour ruins the E92 body shape. period.
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      03-22-2008, 05:57 PM   #17
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It’s the first one I can find and I have to say it looks sensational in the flesh– according to the very helpful salesman at Motorline Springwood (Tim) he has seen a range of other colors in other BM vehicles ordered and the you can in fact order any color that BMW uses (for a price). (This vehicle has apparently not been sold for those interested.)
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      03-23-2008, 06:53 PM   #18
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Thanks for the responses guys. I'm considering a possible upgrade sometime down the track...moonstone with merino grey leather and dct? What do you think. Auto Classic (in Perth) have a 540 sport on the floor at the moment in moonstone. The colour is sensational, I was told about $4500 for the colour. It does sound steep just for a colour but you may as well be happy right?

That yellow isn't a colour I would order but none the less does look great.

I've been having all sorts of dramas uploading pics of my car, still working on it.....
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      03-27-2008, 04:10 AM   #19
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Individual colour M3's are well and truly here in Australia, there is a Ruby Black E92 M3 at one of the local Sydney dealers, or should i say there was a few weeks back.
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      03-27-2008, 05:20 AM   #20
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Pics of the ruby black M3 would be awesome...
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      03-27-2008, 05:20 PM   #21
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I am not a great fan of grey ... because the interior looks like one of the local cabs ... very ordinary ... that's my opinion. If you're buying a sports car especially a BMW black inetrior is the timeless colour.
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      05-16-2008, 03:52 PM   #22
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That car looks great in Dakar yellow. Much better than the E46 ///M3 looked with the same color scheme.
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