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      03-27-2013, 11:28 AM   #23
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      03-27-2013, 12:04 PM   #24
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Message to "Turbo": has your twin left the engine bay ?
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      03-27-2013, 12:17 PM   #25
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      03-27-2013, 06:21 PM   #26
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The front with the reverse turbo looks pretty good. The sides look okay. The rear looks gaudy with the giant Turbo.
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      03-27-2013, 06:27 PM   #27
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1M is revolting never got the copying of Porsche 'turbo' logo ... The M135 is ok, other than try-hard white wheels. None represent the essence of BMW though
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      03-27-2013, 09:31 PM   #28
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Looks like crap in my opinion.
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      03-28-2013, 05:35 AM   #29
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Looks horrendous. Both of them
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      03-28-2013, 06:37 AM   #30
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1M looks horrible IMO
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      03-28-2013, 09:44 AM   #31
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If it would be a real 1M I would say such a waste. Since it isn't, I don't even really care what kind of an aesthetical disaster it is. It is a transvestite of a car and I support diversity
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      03-28-2013, 10:06 AM   #32
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Looks like crap in my opinion.
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      03-28-2013, 10:42 AM   #33
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I like the black wheels on the 135. They look easy to clean.....

I also like the flat paint.

I was at the car show and there was a hyundai with flat paint.... that kind of ruined it for me though.
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      03-28-2013, 10:48 AM   #34
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1M is revolting never got the copying of Porsche 'turbo' logo ... The M135 is ok, other than try-hard white wheels. None represent the essence of BMW though
i think in this case the "turbo" logo wasnt copied from Porsche, but from the BMW 2002 turbo - they even mirrored the "turbo" just like it was on the 2002.

also, sportec is a very well known and respected porsche/audi/vw tuner and only just started with bmw - so lets give them some time to find their "way".
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      03-28-2013, 11:20 AM   #35
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i actually quite like some stripes on the black M3 DTM car, anyone knows where can i get it from if at all possible?...
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      03-28-2013, 12:37 PM   #36
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1M Front Lip looks pretty good. Haven't seen it before.
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      03-28-2013, 02:09 PM   #37
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1M Front Lip looks pretty good. Haven't seen it before.
Its the kerscher carbon lip, have it fitted to my AW1M really well made and a great fit and its not expensive.
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      03-28-2013, 02:11 PM   #38
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Its the kerscher carbon lip, have it fitted to my AW1M really well made and a great fit and its not expensive.
Interesting! Do you have any pictures and a pricerange?

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      03-28-2013, 02:57 PM   #39
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Robin will post some pics tomorrow, if I remember it was under £400.
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      03-28-2013, 03:26 PM   #40
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I like the 5/10 spoke wheels in straight black, no lip color.

Everything else looks bad.
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      03-28-2013, 07:06 PM   #41
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i think in this case the "turbo" logo wasnt copied from Porsche, but from the BMW 2002 turbo - they even mirrored the "turbo" just like it was on the 2002.
No, you are incorrect. It looks identical to the Porsche font set.

Mirrored looks ridiculous...nothing special about turbos these days. AMG should put mirrord NA on their C63s!
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      03-28-2013, 07:24 PM   #42
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What's with the N55 mirrors on the "1M"?
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      03-29-2013, 05:21 AM   #43
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The front with the reverse turbo looks pretty good. The sides look okay. The rear looks gaudy with the giant Turbo.
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      03-29-2013, 12:03 PM   #44
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