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      10-02-2009, 05:49 PM   #111
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Some information on this Individual Color: It's based on Space Grey Metallic. A special matte clear coat (FF95-0550) makes for the matte finish.

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      10-02-2009, 05:55 PM   #112
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dreary looking
'Fraid so, much as I want to leap into the Zeigeist Wagon and deconstruct what looks good. Maybe this will be the equivalence of Picasso's Cubist period: curious, clever; but in the longer run, experimental and hard-to-contemplate?
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      10-02-2009, 05:55 PM   #113
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Sick! Only BMW can pull off a factory job like this.. Other car makers take note..
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      10-02-2009, 06:50 PM   #114
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'Fraid so, much as I want to leap into the Zeigeist Wagon and deconstruct what looks good. Maybe this will be the equivalence of Picasso's Cubist period: curious, clever; but in the longer run, experimental and hard-to-contemplate?
Yes, just another short-term fad to satisfy that insatiable, youthful desire to be different. It is the BMW-equivalent of a "rat-rod." This one too will pass . . . hopefully along with the grotesque overuse of the term, "sick" applied to things other than illness.
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      10-03-2009, 06:06 PM   #115
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Lets see some shots in the sun!
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      10-03-2009, 07:14 PM   #116
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looks soo sexy
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      10-03-2009, 07:21 PM   #117
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      10-03-2009, 07:31 PM   #118
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They should have the Reventon color, which is something like this but darker.
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      10-03-2009, 07:35 PM   #119
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THEY GOT MY RIMS. Not sure if I like the color scheme on the car....
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      10-03-2009, 08:25 PM   #120
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VERY VERY VERY nice! now I want one
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      10-04-2009, 02:58 PM   #121
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I'd be interested to know how well the matte finish wears over time. I've never seen a matte painted car in person but I'd be afraid like other matte finishes that it could be marred too easily. It would suck if you cold see where someone rubbed up against the car. I assume you can't just wax and polish this finish.
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      10-04-2009, 04:41 PM   #122
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also interested on how durable the paint is, so far still satisfied with my space grey finish
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      10-06-2009, 10:00 AM   #123
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Trying to get one in Cali...

I'll keep everyone posted on my efforts... probably totally in vain, but its worth a shot.

Dealer is trying to see what they can do and how much it will cost...

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      10-08-2009, 05:37 AM   #124
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I think im gona go from JB to this color for my m3 E46. I really like it. The only thing i want to know is what is the maintenance like and durability....
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      10-08-2009, 05:48 AM   #125
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As featured on M3post Homepage.

Following the Competition Limited Edition M6, BMW also decided to offer another limited edition for the E9x M3 painted in Frozen Grey Metallic. Here are the first pictures of an E92 painted in said stunning color:

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looks like an M3 to me
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      10-08-2009, 07:42 AM   #126
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Really nice!

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      10-08-2009, 01:26 PM   #127
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thats an insane color. sick
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      10-10-2009, 12:26 PM   #128
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Wouldn’t it be cheaper to buy Space Grey and find a reputable shop apply the matte clear?
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      10-10-2009, 09:00 PM   #129
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Wouldnít it be cheaper to buy Space Grey and find a reputable shop apply the matte clear?

how do you figure that?
and even if it was cheaper, I dont care how good the body shop might be. it will NEVER be OEM quality!!
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      10-11-2009, 02:05 AM   #130
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That color is hot... would look awesome with LMs
lol, that's just what I was thinking
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      10-11-2009, 07:33 PM   #131
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how do you figure that?
and even if it was cheaper, I dont care how good the body shop might be. it will NEVER be OEM quality!!
Absolutely incorrect. A quality shop could match the quality of the OE. The $5k might be a tie for what it costs as long as you start with a space grey car.
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A little different but I love it! I need those wheels on my car.
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