BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Go Back   BMW M3 and BMW M4 Forum > BMW F80 M3 / F82 M4 Forum > M3 / M4 Photos and Videos

Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      01-12-2014, 11:47 PM   #1
Rockette
Private
Rockette's Avatar
United_States
2
Rep
76
Posts

 
Drives: Like a grandma.
Join Date: Dec 2013
Location: Upper Saddle River, NJ

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2012 BMW 135i  [5.00]
Thumbs up Black Sapphire BMW M4 also appears at Detroit Auto Show

BIMMERPOST
     Featured on BIMMERPOST.com
BMW M4 in Black Sapphire:


Name:  bmw-m3-bmw-m4-detroit-auto-show-16-1024x768.jpg
Views: 24060
Size:  181.8 KB

Name:  bmw-m3-bmw-m4-detroit-auto-show-17-1024x768.jpg
Views: 29489
Size:  220.0 KB

Name:  bmw-m3-bmw-m4-detroit-auto-show-18-1024x768.jpg
Views: 24737
Size:  204.7 KB

Name:  bmw-m3-bmw-m4-detroit-auto-show-19-1024x768.jpg
Views: 25607
Size:  158.7 KB

Name:  bmw-m3-bmw-m4-detroit-auto-show-20-1024x768.jpg
Views: 24592
Size:  146.8 KB

Name:  bmw-m3-bmw-m4-detroit-auto-show-21-1024x768.jpg
Views: 22043
Size:  168.2 KB

Name:  bmw-m3-bmw-m4-detroit-auto-show-22-1024x768.jpg
Views: 24993
Size:  141.3 KB

Name:  bmw-m3-bmw-m4-detroit-auto-show-23-1024x768.jpg
Views: 21787
Size:  130.9 KB

Name:  bmw-m3-bmw-m4-detroit-auto-show-24-1024x768.jpg
Views: 21673
Size:  142.2 KB
__________________

Maggie

“You've gotta dance like there's nobody watching, Love like you'll never be hurt, Sing like there's nobody listening, And live like it's heaven on earth.”
Appreciate 0
      01-13-2014, 12:01 AM   #2
swanson
Convicted Felon
swanson's Avatar
28
Rep
1,573
Posts

 
Drives: chariot
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: NY

iTrader: (0)

Its a nice color. Hides a lot
Appreciate 0
      01-13-2014, 12:02 AM   #3
BROCHOP
Captain
BROCHOP's Avatar
United_States
6
Rep
638
Posts

 
Drives: YMB M4
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: South Florida

iTrader: (0)

Finally something better than Austin Yellow. I like how sculpted the rear of the car looks. Still not completely sold like I was on the E92
__________________
Current: '15 Yas Marina Blue F82 M4 Coupe/Loaded with no CCB
Gone: '11 E92 335is DCT Blk Sph /Oyster/Every Option
Gone: '05 E46 330iZHP Jet Blk/Natural Brown Too many Mods to list.
Appreciate 0
      01-13-2014, 12:02 AM   #4
Sedan_Clan
Banned
Brazil
130
Rep
10,918
Posts

 
Drives: '14 335i(prev.IB,AW M3's & X5)
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: On 2 wheels clipping an apex!

iTrader: (25)

Ehhhhhh!!????
Appreciate 0
      01-13-2014, 12:03 AM   #5
signes
Brigadier General
signes's Avatar
United_States
63
Rep
4,213
Posts

 
Drives: E90 M3
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Spinnin at 8k

iTrader: (3)

So much better looking in black. Pumped for more details tomorrow!
__________________
08 E90 | Jet Black / Black | 6MT
Mods: RAC RG63 w/ Pirelli Corsa 255F/285R | Akrapovic Evo Exhaust | OEM Blacklines
Winter Setup: OEM 18s w/ Nokian Hakkapeliita R 245/40-18
Appreciate 0
      01-13-2014, 12:05 AM   #6
Bart@AUTOcouture
Bart@AUTOcouture's Avatar
United_States
110
Rep
4,151
Posts

 
Drives: '14 GT-R
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Fair Lawn, NJ

iTrader: (4)

Send a message via AIM to Bart@AUTOcouture
Sigh..
__________________
Installs|Service|Sales - BMW Master Tech on staff!
ESS, Akrapovic, Eisenmann, HRE, OEM BMW, Cobb and more!


15-01 Pollitt Drive #6 | Fair Lawn, NJ 07642 | P: 201.666.3500 | Bart@autocouturemotoring.com | Facebook | youTube
Appreciate 0
      01-13-2014, 12:05 AM   #7
F1Venom
Captain
23
Rep
888
Posts

 
Drives: ZCP E90 M3
Join Date: Apr 2013
Location: USA

iTrader: (0)

Looks nice but I'm excited for the unveiling of the Z06 even more, lol.
Appreciate 0
      01-13-2014, 12:05 AM   #8
DINAN_GT
That Guy w/ the Modded GT
United_States
31
Rep
1,044
Posts

 
Drives: BMW 550i GT
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: NY/NJ

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
Really loving this Black Sapphire. I wonder how it will look in high-quality photos, or even in person.

I've always loved black cars, black tends to make cars looks sleeker and sometimes smaller. I love how accentuated the CSL-style trunk looks in black, and how sexy and sporty it looks overall. Until I see other colors, I think this looks way better than Austin Yellow (which I somewhat like) and Yas Marina Blue. To me this color makes those rear fender flares look more pronounced, and overall the car looks lower and more muscular.
__________________
10' DINAN Stage 2 BMW 550i GranTurismo, a.k.a. the "BEA5T." Faster than you think.

See more photos of it here...
Like my Wheels? They're 4 Sale... Click Here
Appreciate 0
      01-13-2014, 12:08 AM   #9
blackshan
Private First Class
1
Rep
176
Posts

 
Drives: 2008 AW 335i Coupe
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Tulsa, OK

iTrader: (2)

The car does look better in black.
__________________
JB4 15 ohm w/ CPS,and Meth, AFE DCI AND SCOOPS, ETS 7" Intercooler, AR Catted Downpipes,CP-E Exhaust, Carbon FIber CSL Style Trunk lid, M3 Side Skirts, Mtech front lip spoiler, Mtech rear bumper w/carbon diffuser and Alloy Technic 19" matte black rims.
Appreciate 0
      01-13-2014, 12:08 AM   #10
dpgfunk
Second Lieutenant
3
Rep
288
Posts

 
Drives: E92 M3
Join Date: Nov 2013
Location: SoCal

iTrader: (0)

black hides all of the lines, curves, and details of the car....not a fan
Appreciate 0
      01-13-2014, 12:09 AM   #11
pkimM3r
Banned
pkimM3r's Avatar
95
Rep
7,321
Posts

 
Drives: m3 saloon in granny mode.
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: lost angeles

iTrader: (0)

Black cars always look the best. Unless murdered out
Appreciate 0
      01-13-2014, 12:11 AM   #12
swanson
Convicted Felon
swanson's Avatar
28
Rep
1,573
Posts

 
Drives: chariot
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: NY

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by F1Venom View Post
Looks nice but I'm excited for the unveiling of the Z06 even more, lol.
Appreciate 0
      01-13-2014, 12:12 AM   #13
Rockette
Private
Rockette's Avatar
United_States
2
Rep
76
Posts

 
Drives: Like a grandma.
Join Date: Dec 2013
Location: Upper Saddle River, NJ

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2012 BMW 135i  [5.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by pkim1079 View Post
Black cars always look the best. Unless murdered out
Definitely would look better if it had lighter colored wheels... It's almost to the point of being "murdered out."
__________________

Maggie

“You've gotta dance like there's nobody watching, Love like you'll never be hurt, Sing like there's nobody listening, And live like it's heaven on earth.”
Appreciate 0
      01-13-2014, 12:13 AM   #14
pkimM3r
Banned
pkimM3r's Avatar
95
Rep
7,321
Posts

 
Drives: m3 saloon in granny mode.
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: lost angeles

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Rockette
Quote:
Originally Posted by pkim1079 View Post
Black cars always look the best. Unless murdered out
Definitely would look better if it had lighter colored wheels... It's almost to the point of being "murdered out."
Yes needs different wheels upon further review lol.
Appreciate 0
      01-13-2014, 12:15 AM   #15
Slow///1
Private First Class
2
Rep
147
Posts

 
Drives: F80, R8, CTT
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: USA

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by swanson View Post
Its a nice color. Hides a lot
Hahahaha
Appreciate 0
      01-13-2014, 12:17 AM   #16
hudamang
Enlisted Member
hudamang's Avatar
United_States
2
Rep
46
Posts

 
Drives: Hopefully M4
Join Date: Aug 2013
Location: San Diego

iTrader: (0)

I guess this confirms that the black wheel option is some black with gunmetal. Was hoping for all black but maybe they'll introduce that option in the future too.
__________________
To M3 or M4...that is the question.
Appreciate 0
      01-13-2014, 12:20 AM   #17
parky1215
Lieutenant Colonel
parky1215's Avatar
United_States
35
Rep
1,508
Posts

 
Drives: Lucy, F80 M3
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Claremont, CA

iTrader: (11)

Not fan of wheel. There is too much contrast between Shiny black and shiny silver.
Otherwise, car looks great in black.
Appreciate 0
      01-13-2014, 12:22 AM   #18
Law
Lieutenant
Law's Avatar
Taiwan
18
Rep
499
Posts

 
Drives: E46 M3 6MT | E90 M3 6MT
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Los Angeles, CA

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2004 BMW M3  [5.00]
love the color on this car, wonder how it'll look on the sedan.
__________________
2011 E90 ///M3 6MT (Current)
| RAYS | EIBACH | AKRAPOVIČ |
2004 E46 ///M3 6MT (Past)
| HKS | KW | RECARO | RAYS |
Appreciate 0
      01-13-2014, 12:24 AM   #19
Transfer
Lieutenant Colonel
Transfer's Avatar
United_States
24
Rep
1,689
Posts

 
Drives: SQ5, X1
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Seattle, WA

iTrader: (0)

Black looks better. Hides the twingina.
Appreciate 0
      01-13-2014, 12:38 AM   #20
leletyM3
HPF Stg2 640rwhp
2
Rep
287
Posts

 
Drives: HPF M3
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Bay Area

iTrader: (1)

Not bad! Not a black car for me this time but I love it!
Appreciate 0
      01-13-2014, 12:42 AM   #21
SilentAttack
Major
17
Rep
1,404
Posts

 
Drives: 08 E90 Jerez Black 6MT
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Nashville, TN

iTrader: (0)

looks better than yellow but I still think the M3 looks better :-)
__________________
Appreciate 0
      01-13-2014, 12:43 AM   #22
E36 PWR
Private
0
Rep
76
Posts

 
Drives: E46 325ci
Join Date: May 2010
Location: So. Cal

iTrader: (0)

I might jizz my pants when the Mineral White Metallic w/ carbon roof photos start to hit the forums.
Appreciate 0
Closed Thread

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 05:28 AM.




f80post
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