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      01-03-2012, 03:39 AM   #45
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Kastanienbraun? Strange, chestnuts used to be red in Bavaria. Or did they change the chestnuts in the last decades?



This color was called Kastanienrot.
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      01-03-2012, 04:18 AM   #46
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The blue one is Individual Deep See Blue and costs €1870 extra.
Deep Sea Blue ("Tiefseeblau metallic") is no individual color. It's standard in Germany.
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      01-03-2012, 04:27 AM   #47
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Kastanienbraun? Strange, chestnuts used to be red in Bavaria. Or did they change the chestnuts in the last decades?
Yes this is done by some strange German scientists which develop brown chestnuts for the automotive industrie, because this color is cheaper to mix then the red one!

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This color was called Kastanienrot.
It's the color of the leaf. If you look on chestnuts in the fall, the leaf can have different colors. Early fall they are more red and later it points more to brown. The basis für "KastanienBRAUN" ist brown ("BRAUN") and the basis for "KastanienROT" is red ("ROT"). So nothing strange here...
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      01-03-2012, 11:40 AM   #48
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Deep Sea Blue ("Tiefseeblau metallic") is no individual color. It's standard in Germany.
But it's not available with the m-sport package, so I guess that's why it costs extra.
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damn, siiick colors! i like kastanienbraun.
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Deep Sea Blue is real nice and Individual Cognac Metallic look real serious!
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Monte Carlo Blue and Singapore Grey are for the M5 only.

My dealer told me not to chose Havanna. It is not the new white, it is the new Marrakesh Brown (X1). Beautiful first but boaring a few months later. They had to sell many Marrakesh brown X1s with a high discount.
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those color are wonderful! don't know whether we can order from China or HongKong!
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One more outstanding Individual colour: Frozen Grey



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One more Individual colour on an F11.
Vert-Grün Metallic worth "only" €4.600 extra.



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I love that orange on a coupe. But a sedan? Not so much.
unless of course it's anything M Series or an MSport tricked up tastefully. It needs to look like it can back up the WOW factor, otherwise it looks like 'car porn' (imo).
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Kastanian looks good.
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who is the hot chick on the boat?
You have three beautiful BMWs in pic, and you are looking at chick? huh
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I love that orange on a coupe. But a sedan? Not so much.
unless of course it's anything M Series or an MSport tricked up tastefully. It needs to look like it can back up the WOW factor, otherwise it looks like 'car porn' (imo).
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