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      08-13-2010, 03:28 PM   #1
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E90 M Shoot at Miller Motorsports Park

I had a friend shoot my M out at Miller Motorsports Park one early morning at dawn.

08' E90 M3, 6MT, w/ mods (visible)...

BBS CH-R, black, 20" on Nitto Invo 255/30 & 285/30 (no drop)
Meisterschaft GT w/ Aerosheild
Vorsteiner boot lid (matte finish over carbon & AW lower)
Vorsteiner front bumper (matte finish over carbon lip & matte black intakes)
OEM hood & roof, matte black paint
Venture Film front bumper
FormulaOne Ceramic 35
Carbon Roundels (matte finish over center)
Grills & Gills (matte black)

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      08-13-2010, 03:32 PM   #2
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its not bad, i think the hood and trunk need some paint.
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I think blacklines would look MUCH better on your ride, specially with that theme.
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I think blacklines would look MUCH better on your ride, specially with that theme.
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      08-13-2010, 04:17 PM   #5
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Please paint the hood
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      08-13-2010, 04:19 PM   #6
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not feeling the paint scheme.
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      08-13-2010, 05:09 PM   #7
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nice e90.
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      08-13-2010, 05:10 PM   #8
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      08-13-2010, 05:28 PM   #9
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What no S/C??? Get on it!!!

Seriously, looks great and some quality pics! I'd have to agree with Nate on some paint scheme for the hood at some point though. Enjoy this look and then go paint it down the road. Keep the looks changin!
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      08-13-2010, 05:46 PM   #10
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I think blacklines would look MUCH better on your ride, specially with that theme.
I'm starting to agree. I've never liked the blacklines on all white, but now that the truck is partly black, it would probably fit well. I'll take your advice!

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Please paint the hood
It IS painted - matte black (not oem primer) . I know you mean, paint it white. Still playing with it. It may be white soon. We'll see. I still like the look, as does everyone else, in person.

Its unbelievable how much positive attention the car gets, in person, randomly, multiple times daily, then it gets slammed in photos. I've never believed the real look comes across well photo'd.

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What no S/C??? Get on it!!!

Seriously, looks great and some quality pics! I'd have to agree with Nate on some paint scheme for the hood at some point though. Enjoy this look and then go paint it down the road. Keep the looks changin!
IT'S COMING!! Not soon enough, I know . Small business..., supercharging your car, sometimes don't go well together, sadly enough.
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      08-13-2010, 07:04 PM   #11
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Not bad! However I agree w/ everyone about painting the hood and trunk.
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      08-13-2010, 07:52 PM   #12
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I love seeing your car out on the streets. And im pretty sure i love those BBS'
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      08-19-2010, 03:44 PM   #13
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Fun shoot. I miss Miller ...
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      08-19-2010, 11:44 PM   #14
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Not bad, got to love the sedans

Just a quick thought on the hood. I think the turnoff comes mostly from the hard stop of the white of the A-pillar. You could try painting white the external part of the hood from the "ridge" to the border. So that you have a white fill from the A-pillar that gets wider 'till the front grill.

Quick Photoshop job to confirm that it looks good, if you have a friend that knows how to use it.
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      08-20-2010, 07:38 AM   #15
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Great quality pics!

IMHO hood and trunk need to be painted white to match the car. The lines of the car look broken without the matched paint.
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Paint the whole car! Not a fan... wheels are dope though!
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that car would look beautiful in full white... I would go ahead and paint everything.
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Just a quick thought on the hood. I think the turnoff comes mostly from the hard stop of the white of the A-pillar. You could try painting white the external part of the hood from the "ridge" to the border. So that you have a white fill from the A-pillar that gets wider 'till the front grill.
I agree. I've always struggled with that point off the a-pillar. What you describe is exactly what I'll be doing. Goes in Sept 7th. White to the outside of the hood lines, matte black down the center and over the power dome. I'll play a bit with the line that goes into the kidney grill. I think there's a bit too much curve of the hood line just above the grill.

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that car would look beautiful in full white... I would go ahead and paint everything.
Of course I appreciate the nice clean look of an all-white car. Just too boring, and not unique at all. Its beautiful, but I like the car being different. There's plenty of all white E90's around town. Sadly.
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There's plenty of all white E90's around town. Sadly.
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Paint all of the pillars black if you are going to leave the trunk and hood black / CF
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