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      04-16-2019, 10:37 AM   #1
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X3M, X4M debut in Shanghai

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Starts at 9:57. Not much to see unfortunately as it is overshadowed by 3 series long wheelbase for China.

https://www.autoexpress.co.uk/bmw/x3...hai-motor-show





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beat me too it, lol

looks much better on HD
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really want to see pics of the Sakhir qorange interior

torn on Donnington or white with Sakhir and Toronto Red with boring black leather.
I do love actual colors on M cars (meaning not white, black, gray, silver)
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really want to see pics of the Sakhir qorange interior

torn on Donnington or white with Sakhir and Toronto Red with boring black leather.
I do love actual colors on M cars (meaning not white, black, gray, silver)
Toronto red over white might be really great. Otherwise yeah I'd probably go black. The gray interior is very ho hum. I want to see Donington over Tartufo.
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Toronto red over white might be really great. Otherwise yeah I'd probably go black. The gray interior is very ho hum. I want to see Donington over Tartufo.
Donington over Tartufo is what I'm waiting to see also! I'm thinking it should be a classy combo.
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Donington over Tartufo is what I'm waiting to see also! I'm thinking it should be a classy combo.
That would probably be my prefered combo as well.
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Toronto red over white might be really great. Otherwise yeah I'd probably go black. The gray interior is very ho hum. I want to see Donington over Tartufo.
for my own point of view, as I saw the X3M in black and the X4M in donington. The black colour kills all M details of the car, where Donington grey make all details stands out. I saw as well the Grey interior, it was better as in the pictures we can see. However I stand for Sophisto/Tartufo.
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Both X3M and X4M are getting a lot of attention for many good reasons. I cannot wait to schedule a test drive appointment.
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Same with Chicago.
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The badge looks like something bought off of Ebay and shipped from China or direct from Alibaba lol. BMW is a joke now and ze Germans have lost their way.
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Besides the quad tailpipes, this thing could pass for a LCI refresh of the M40i. It doesn’t look aggressive enough, the narrow stance is terrible.
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still need fenders
Would look good - but they've never had special fenders for the X5M. They did, however, always have a unique bumper/classically centered quad exhaust. The visual effect of which was (IMHO) to make the rear seem wider by virtue of a smaller rear bumper.
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Besides the quad tailpipes, this thing could pass for a LCI refresh of the M40i. It doesn't look aggressive enough, the narrow stance is terrible.
put your glasses on, the front is night and day different
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Even for LCI model vs intro model, if you look under big-nerdy glasses would be different too

But in generally speaking put M240i vs M2 next to each other, no need eye glasses to tell the diff
put 340i vs M3 , no glasses either needed here

No question, X3M and X4M will sell since SAV/x-over is hot market right now. I doubt there will be waiting list ala M3/M2 at the intro.
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