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      02-07-2020, 03:30 PM   #1
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M8 Gran Coupe Individual Paint Order Promotion – Limited offering - US Market

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BMW M has prepared a new Special Order Paint Promotion (490) for the M8 Gran Coupe (F93). As part of this promotion, they will be offering 490 ( Special Order) paint at no additional cost for all M8 Gran Coupe production within the months of March – September.

Below is an overview of the colors that are being made available as part of this promotion.
The double-coated special colors ‘Rosso Corsa’ and ‘Speed Yellow’ are limited in availability and will be allocated on a first-come, first-serve basis.
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      02-07-2020, 05:01 PM   #2
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Interesting, if I were looking at a GC I'd take them up on this n/c offer. What exactly do they mean by double coat? Double base and double clear? I have noticed the paint is a bit thin and can easily chip.

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Great I wanted it for my coupe but the $5600 was a put off...

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Wow. That's a great offer. Too bad it wasn't available for my M8 vert order.
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Great I wanted it for my coupe but the $5600 was a put off...

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No doubt. Really wanted Verde Ermes and sacrificing my Fiona Red/Black interior for Tartufo/Black but the $5K quoted killed the desire completely.
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Great I wanted it for my coupe but the $5600 was a put off...

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I hear ya.
I caved and paid $5500 for Donington Grey for my new GC on order.
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Man, really want to order one with Sparkling Graphite.
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impressive no charge option, frozen black for me!
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Man, really want to order one with Sparkling Graphite.
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That's actually a great offer, even with that sticker. I'll take one in Rosso Corsa, thanks!
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Yikes!
I wish I knew this 2 weeks ago when I purchased my Alpine White GC
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Wow so many of those I've never heard of let alone seen? Cumbrian green?!

I checked for the up coming Isle of Man green but not there.

Awesome treat for anyone ordering an M8GC.
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That's actually a great offer, even with that sticker. I'll take one in Rosso Corsa, thanks!
Ah the infamous "Ferrari Red".
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Awesome! I'm going to push my dealership for something wild...maybe the speed yellow...
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Chalk uni!
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Some of them don't have a code :
I like the Japan Blue
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Ceylon Metallic looks good!
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Well, my guess is sales aren't as good as they've forecasted.
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Really? Some of you guys looking at 150k on an M8 were put off for another 5k to go individual?

Interesting.

I think this is an awesome no charge option on the GC. Would be even more excited if this becomes a trend on new models.
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I think this is why the current color palette on a lot of current models is very limited. It may just serve to give one the impetus to delve into the BMW Individual options.
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