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      10-12-2007, 05:32 PM   #23
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Why can't they have real CF trim optional instead of that ugly stamped leather.
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Why can't they have real CF trim optional instead of that ugly stamped leather.
cool im glad someone knows what im talking about. yeah if BMW came out with s real carbon fiber trim it would need a doctor. I think BMW need to start recruiting people like US. cause we know whats hawt and what would make a car need a doctor. lol
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cool im glad someone knows what im talking about. yeah if BMW came out with s real carbon fiber trim it would need a doctor. I think BMW need to start recruiting people like US. cause we know whats hawt and what would make a car need a doctor. lol
BMW doesn't need you...a real CF trim is available as extra equipment, about 1.200 in Germany.

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Back to the trim, I've seen all the trims now at the BMW event in Germany a couple of weeks ago.

I'm not a fan of the wood trim (a requirement for the american market apparently according to one of BMW's product managers at the event) so didn't really pay much attention to them.

I can say though, that the base trim (titan shadow, I think), is pretty much exactly the same as the titan shadow available for the e46 m3. So that means nasty creaky trim that will probably blister in the sunshine, so avoid at all costs !

The aluminium trim you've seen in all the other models, and just looked the same. And the carbon leather trim was first seen in the Z4M and again looked the same.

For me at least, I think the Carbon with extended leather (in black) looked good together.

Also, the center console although is not in the trim ... is still covered in leather (or at least material that looks like leather, as it had a slight grain in it).

Oh, the piano black looked nice, but as already discussed we simply dont know if BMW USA will offer that as of yet.

I had no problems w/ the Titanium Shadow in my '03 M3, so I would consider it again along w/ the carbon leather. Piano black would be sick though!
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BMW doesn't need you...a real CF trim is available as extra equipment, about 1.200 in Germany.

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lol, why i cant be a BMW consultant, we can do pimp things. 1200 euros for some trims is a little bit over inflated.
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Not everyone is looking to "pimp" their M3.
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I had no problems w/ the Titanium Shadow in my '03 M3, so I would consider it again along w/ the carbon leather. Piano black would be sick though!
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      10-14-2007, 02:11 PM   #30
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Not everyone is looking to "pimp" their M3.
oh, sound like some one is hating. umm we wasnt talking about bring the M3 to MTV. we was talking about adding the right trims that everybody want.
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i think the red interior with the black trims needs a doctor.
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oh, sound like some one is hating. umm we wasnt talking about bring the M3 to MTV. we was talking about adding the right trims that everybody want.
" Dont hate the player, Hate the game"
Well, where I come from pimpin' has no good connotations. It is flash and ostentatiousness (16 letters, pretty good!) over substance, which is pretty much totally opposite from what the M3 is about. Pimpin' brings to mind chrome dubs with spinners, and other equally tasteless (IMO) manifestations. If that's not what you're about, you may want to change your terminology, because the concept totally turns me (and I'll bet most other M3 enthusiasts) off.
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      10-15-2007, 01:57 AM   #33
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Dude why do you hate what some one else like. it would be wrong for some one else to say you 19" cls rims look ugly. you would say they dont know nothing right. you the exact oppesite. stop the hate, lol. i have a dream!!!!!! that one day chrome rims and silver rims can be in the same parking lots. on the same type of cars, without all the hate. "CHURCH" can i get a witness????
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      10-15-2007, 08:42 AM   #34
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Dude why do you hate what some one else like. it would be wrong for some one else to say you 19" cls rims look ugly. you would say they dont know nothing right. you the exact oppesite. stop the hate, lol. i have a dream!!!!!! that one day chrome rims and silver rims can be in the same parking lots. on the same type of cars, without all the hate. "CHURCH" can i get a witness????
Don't forget red rims, yellow rims and green rims too. And giant wings and 300 lb body kits with two dozen non-functional vents.

Oh, and GTR badges and coffee can mufflers.

Remember, no need to "hate what some one else like." Its all good right?
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      10-15-2007, 01:40 PM   #35
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Don't forget red rims, yellow rims and green rims too. And giant wings and 300 lb body kits with two dozen non-functional vents.

Oh, and GTR badges and coffee can mufflers.

Remember, no need to "hate what some one else like." Its all good right?
you have to think alot of that stuff, alot of the guys on here use to do it when they had honda civics and all those other cars. lol
i never such thing though.
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Any real life pictures of the platane wood?
Found the first RL pictures on mtorque.co.uk:
http://www.mtorque.co.uk/ubbthreads/...639#Post550639


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LMFAO!
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LMFAO!
Very funny! Last time I checked this thread the picture was the right one! :sad0147:

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Very funny! Last time I checked this thread the picture was the right one! :sad0147:

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He probably meant the post above yours from Mr. P"E".
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He probably meant the post above yours from Mr. P"E".
I guess he meant the result of my attempt hotlinking from mtorque.


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I guess he meant the result of my attempt hotlinking from mtorque.
Yes, that's what was so funny. Its ok, it happens

You took down the cat.
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oh, sound like some one is hating. umm we wasnt talking about bring the M3 to MTV. we was talking about adding the right trims that everybody want.
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Not hating. You said BMW should recruit people like you to design(pimp) their cars.

No, thank you. I believe they are in the business of selling cars.
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Not hating. You said BMW should recruit people like you to design(pimp) their cars.

No, thank you. I believe they are in the business of selling cars.
i said, "people like us". come on now, i didnt leave you out. im sure you have a few ideas into making the perfect bmw. its not about the stuff that you hate or the things you have seen being done to cars on mtv.
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Where is it in the online confiurator, in German?
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