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      08-06-2019, 05:15 AM   #1
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I think it looks sharp in Alpine White
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Very sharp. Agreed!
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Looks good but a bit too tame. Looking forward to seeing these in some individual colors.
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Looks really nice.

Needs tint on the front windows and painted reflectors in the back big time.
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I think it looks sharp in Alpine White
Not sharper than your SG F90 M5
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I think it looks sharp in Alpine White
Not sharper than your SG F90 M5
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Needs a much more aggressive rear diffuser setup with quad pipes. But better looking in the mouth with that REASONABLY sized black grill. I've seen a coupe in person and it looks so much better.

Personally, I still can't put it above the M6GC— those F06 body lines are just too good.
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Unfortunately I hate this about it. Why doesn't it come to a point??? It would be absolutely beautiful. I was so excited for this car and this nearly ruins it for me. Only color I would consider is black... just to hide this design flaw.
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Unfortunately I hate this about it. Why doesn't it come to a point??? I was so excited for this car and this nearly ruins it for me. Only color I would consider is black... just to hide this design flaw.
The Hofmeister Kink seems all but gone. What a shame.
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But can an adult fit in the back seat?
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Needs a much more aggressive rear diffuser setup with quad pipes. But better looking in the mouth with that REASONABLY sized black grill. I've seen a coupe in person and it looks so much better.

Personally, I still can't put it above the M6GC— those F06 body lines are just too good.
Wait for M8 GC... to compare to M6GC
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Needs a much more aggressive rear diffuser setup with quad pipes. But better looking in the mouth with that REASONABLY sized black grill. I've seen a coupe in person and it looks so much better.

Personally, I still can't put it above the M6GC— those F06 body lines are just too good.
Wait for M8 GC... to compare to M6GC
Fair point. Though it's still technically a bastardized "M" car.
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Looks too much like the 6series GC
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Unfortunately I hate this about it. Why doesn't it come to a point??? It would be absolutely beautiful. I was so excited for this car and this nearly ruins it for me. Only color I would consider is black... just to hide this design flaw.
Always bet on Black ‼️
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Rear needs to be a little more aggressive. Looks too similar to other BMWs.

Maybe a more aggressive diffuser?
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Looks too much like the 6series GC
This is essentially its replacement. They wanted to make something with a bigger price tag.. so they put an 8 on it..

Word on the street is that 8 series coupe has been axed along with 6 series GT so perhaps this leaves room for a reverse pivot back to 6 in the future
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Looks too much like the 6series GC
This is essentially its replacement. They wanted to make something with a bigger price tag.. so they put an 8 on it..

Word on the street is that 8 series coupe has been axed along with 6 series GT so perhaps this leaves room for a reverse pivot back to 6 in the future
Well I guess BMW is much to greedy and sadly that might completely blow up in their face.
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Best color! AW FTW!
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Looks too much like the 6series GC
This is essentially its replacement. They wanted to make something with a bigger price tag.. so they put an 8 on it..

Word on the street is that 8 series coupe has been axed along with 6 series GT so perhaps this leaves room for a reverse pivot back to 6 in the future
Is Michael J. Fox in it?
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Beautiful car. Long over due!
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