BMW 1 Series Coupe Forum / 1 Series Convertible Forum (1M / tii / 135i / 128i / Coupe / Cabrio / Hatchback) (BMW E82 E88 128i 130i 135i)
 





 

Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      02-16-2008, 12:31 PM   #1
Harold
Lieutenant
 
Drives: Z3 Coupe
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: BMW HQ

Posts: 504
iTrader: (0)

Arrow Official MONTEGO BLUE Coupe (E82) Thread

Start it off
Attached Images
       
Harold is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      02-16-2008, 12:32 PM   #2
Harold
Lieutenant
 
Drives: Z3 Coupe
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: BMW HQ

Posts: 504
iTrader: (0)

Frost
Attached Images
    
Harold is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      02-16-2008, 12:53 PM   #3
InOttawa
Private First Class
 
Drives:
Join Date: Jan 2008

Posts: 118
iTrader: (0)

This is a great thread!

So, if this is Montego, what does Lemans look like? How is Lemans different?
InOttawa is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      02-16-2008, 01:42 PM   #4
Harold
Lieutenant
 
Drives: Z3 Coupe
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: BMW HQ

Posts: 504
iTrader: (0)

...
Attached Images
   
Harold is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      03-07-2008, 11:47 PM   #5
darknightohio
Second Lieutenant
 
Drives:
Join Date: Jul 2007

Posts: 281
iTrader: (0)



darknightohio is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      03-20-2008, 09:52 AM   #6
Harold
Lieutenant
 
Drives: Z3 Coupe
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: BMW HQ

Posts: 504
iTrader: (0)

Templedogg's 135i coupe! from

http://www.1addicts.com/forums/showthread.php?t=208819
http://www.1addicts.com/forums/showthread.php?t=212250
http://www.1addicts.com/forums/showthread.php?t=210229




Harold is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      03-20-2008, 03:30 PM   #7
Bdh821
Major
 
Drives: 08 Montego 135i, 06 330xi
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: MA

Posts: 1,260
iTrader: (3)

Send a message via AIM to Bdh821
THAT LOOKS AMAZING!!:drinking:

I can't wait for mine to come!!!
Bdh821 is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      03-21-2008, 03:44 PM   #8
Harold
Lieutenant
 
Drives: Z3 Coupe
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: BMW HQ

Posts: 504
iTrader: (0)

Crowley's car from -- http://www.1addicts.com/forums/showthread.php?t=208762







Harold is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      03-23-2008, 02:18 AM   #9
spcheng
Private
 
Drives: 335i COMING SOON!
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: BAY AREA

Posts: 61
iTrader: (0)

Want more!!
spcheng is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      03-23-2008, 03:51 PM   #10
InOttawa
Private First Class
 
Drives:
Join Date: Jan 2008

Posts: 118
iTrader: (0)

I still can't tell the difference between montego and lemans...
InOttawa is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      03-23-2008, 05:50 PM   #11
Croatian test driver
Lieutenant
 
Drives: 2011 M3 E92 (ZCP)
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Europe

Posts: 409
iTrader: (0)

IMO Montego is way brighter and lighter. Personally, Le Mans is my favourite blue colour but the 1er looks pretty good in Montego as well.
Croatian test driver is offline   Croatia
0
Reply With Quote
      03-23-2008, 11:22 PM   #12
InsaneSkippy
Lieutenant Colonel
 
InsaneSkippy's Avatar
 
Drives: 135i
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Florida

Posts: 1,598
iTrader: (1)

Send a message via AIM to InsaneSkippy Send a message via MSN to InsaneSkippy
Quote:
Originally Posted by Croatian test driver View Post
IMO Montego is way brighter and lighter. Personally, Le Mans is my favourite blue colour but the 1er looks pretty good in Montego as well.
Agreed!

I wanted to cry when I found out the US didn't get Le Mans Blue. It's far and away my favorite color of them all. I still like Montego Blue, but the Le Mans Blue will be the one that got away
__________________

InsaneSkippy is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      04-01-2008, 11:07 AM   #13
Harold
Lieutenant
 
Drives: Z3 Coupe
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: BMW HQ

Posts: 504
iTrader: (0)

cracka's Montego/Lemon 135i
Attached Images
          
Harold is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      04-02-2008, 12:23 AM   #14
M3_Dust
Michelin Man
 
M3_Dust's Avatar
 
Drives: Montego/Terra 135i
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: on forums

Posts: 619
iTrader: (0)

Send a message via MSN to M3_Dust
this is making me have 2nd and 3rd thoughts about my color choice, I need to see montego on a 135i in person.
__________________
M3_Dust is offline   Germany
0
Reply With Quote
      04-02-2008, 08:49 PM   #15
TMc135
1addict, and proud
 
TMc135's Avatar
 
Drives: '06 330xi (dd)
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Columbus, OH

Posts: 150
iTrader: (5)

Garage List
1995 BMW M3  [5.00]
2008 BMW 135i (SOLD)  [0.00]
2006 BMW 330xi  [0.00]
I'm obviously biased since this is the color I have but I almost got SGM and am glad i didn't (although all the colors are incredible). The Montego takes on so many different colors and catches the light nicely so you see different shades of blue which highlight all the curves. I am not particularly fond of the bottom side skit (pot belly) curve or the headlights but this color doesn't seem to over accentuate these curves IMO. Sometimes the blue takes on a bit of an indigo blue which I like a lot. Good luck.
__________________
Daily Driver: '06 E90 330xi Monaco Blue w/burl walnut trim, Terra leather, Sport Pkg, Nav, Prem Audio & iPod, Cold weather pkg, VMW VB3 18's, KW V1 suspension, tint (2008 135i modded - SOLD)

Track Car: E36 M3 Avus Blue coupe, too many mods to list!
TMc135 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      04-02-2008, 08:51 PM   #16
TMc135
1addict, and proud
 
TMc135's Avatar
 
Drives: '06 330xi (dd)
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Columbus, OH

Posts: 150
iTrader: (5)

Garage List
1995 BMW M3  [5.00]
2008 BMW 135i (SOLD)  [0.00]
2006 BMW 330xi  [0.00]
Anyone tinted their windows on Montego yet?

I am debating it and would love to see some pic's of a tinted Montego Blue...
__________________
Daily Driver: '06 E90 330xi Monaco Blue w/burl walnut trim, Terra leather, Sport Pkg, Nav, Prem Audio & iPod, Cold weather pkg, VMW VB3 18's, KW V1 suspension, tint (2008 135i modded - SOLD)

Track Car: E36 M3 Avus Blue coupe, too many mods to list!
TMc135 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      04-02-2008, 10:34 PM   #17
InsaneSkippy
Lieutenant Colonel
 
InsaneSkippy's Avatar
 
Drives: 135i
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Florida

Posts: 1,598
iTrader: (1)

Send a message via AIM to InsaneSkippy Send a message via MSN to InsaneSkippy
Quote:
Originally Posted by TMc View Post
I am debating it and would love to see some pic's of a tinted Montego Blue...
Same here, I'd LOVE to see a tinted Montego
__________________

InsaneSkippy is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      04-02-2008, 10:44 PM   #18
N54me
Private
 
Drives:
Join Date: Nov 2007

Posts: 64
iTrader: (0)

Alpina B7 on the right in that one picture?
N54me is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      04-02-2008, 10:49 PM   #19
cracka
Captain
 
cracka's Avatar
 
Drives: VO 1M
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: DFW

Posts: 777
iTrader: (0)

Send a message via AIM to cracka
Quote:
Originally Posted by N54me View Post
Alpina B7 on the right in that one picture?
Yessir.
cracka is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      04-02-2008, 11:09 PM   #20
M3_Dust
Michelin Man
 
M3_Dust's Avatar
 
Drives: Montego/Terra 135i
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: on forums

Posts: 619
iTrader: (0)

Send a message via MSN to M3_Dust
how is the orange peel in the paint on the montego? it looks pretty bad on my first choice jet black.
__________________
M3_Dust is offline   Germany
0
Reply With Quote
      04-03-2008, 08:11 AM   #21
Crowley
Major
 
Drives:
Join Date: Oct 2007

Posts: 1,015
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by M3_Dust View Post
how is the orange peel in the paint on the montego? it looks pretty bad on my first choice jet black.

I haven't noticed any peel in my montego paint.

thanks,
Crowley
__________________


The last words on the powerplant should go to a clearly overwhelmed Hormazd Sorabjee, editor and publisher of Autocar India: There is something simply magical about BMWs in-line six. It has a creamy smoothness that makes velvet feel like sandpaper.
Crowley is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      04-14-2008, 03:47 PM   #22
Harold
Lieutenant
 
Drives: Z3 Coupe
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: BMW HQ

Posts: 504
iTrader: (0)

Set of photos from the Motor Trend comparison review -- http://www.1addicts.com/forums/showthread.php?t=6988
Attached Images
       
Harold is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:12 PM.




1addicts
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST