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      12-28-2008, 07:12 PM   #1
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Exclamation 2010 5 series (F10) bumper design revealed!

Glad the kidneys aren't quite as big as the new 7-series.

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Reminds me of when the new 7 series bumper was leaked onto ebay

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      12-28-2008, 07:51 PM   #2
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Thanks for posting, looks like its going to be a conservative evolution in the design to bring it in line with the rest of the new BMWs..
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      12-28-2008, 08:12 PM   #3
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Are you alleging that this bumper is the F10 (5 Series) bumper? Why is the thread titled F01?

And for what it is worth, I prefer the big kidney design and I think the F10 will share this architecture similar to the coming F12 and conversely F01...
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      12-28-2008, 09:31 PM   #4
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      12-28-2008, 10:09 PM   #5
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There's a strong emphasis on width. Should be interesting.
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      12-29-2008, 02:25 AM   #6
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uhmm, yea i don't know about this, but +1 for not making the kidneys as big as the 7 series.
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      12-29-2008, 03:28 AM   #7
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hmm....

looks like this....

I believe, they WILL go the 4DR COUPE route for the 5, if they REALLY are scrapping the CS (PRODUCTION)
http://f10.5post.com/forums/attachme...1&d=1217168610



the rear might look something like this...
but tail lights like the CS, e90 (LCI), new 7




im not 2 sure about the side shadow lines.... i think they'll go a different route
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      12-29-2008, 09:09 AM   #8
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Whats with that step in the front part of the rear fender?

This the new retro inspired BMW Challenger F10?
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      12-29-2008, 10:39 AM   #9
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Whats with that step in the front part of the rear fender?

This the new retro inspired BMW Challenger F10?
nah dude, its CONCEPT CS inspired.

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      12-29-2008, 12:50 PM   #10
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I hope they make it bigger than the current one at least as big as A6....more elegant and stuff....top M5 around 600horses and 550i with 500horses , a diesel with over 400horses and much more torque like 800Nm , more luxurious and more expensive...
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      12-29-2008, 03:32 PM   #11
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I like the fact that the flagship model - the 7 - has the biggest grilles, whereas, the 5 features better distinguished/curvier headlights and bumper.

Offtopic: I seen the new 7 the other day. It was wet/windy/dark outside but still looked really good. I'm sure in better conditions it would grab my eye more compared to the S-class and A8. Well done BMW.
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I like the fact that the flagship model - the 7 - has the biggest grilles, whereas, the 5 features better distinguished/curvier headlights and bumper.

Offtopic: I seen the new 7 the other day. It was wet/windy/dark outside but still looked really good. I'm sure in better conditions it would grab my eye more compared to the S-class and A8. Well done BMW.
yeah the 5 is always different from the 3 and 7. The 3 is usually picked from the 7 a bit. 5 is usally really different. I think it will be a bit bigger or have the look. I almost cant tell the difference sometimes from the a6 and a8 cuz of how big the a8 is (until i actually check out the rear, or wheels, or stair at the front for some good time lol).

the e60 took some time to grow on me. I turned down a second hand 545i for my e90 330i. Right now, I say I should have went for the that 5, but i still love the overall sportier look of the 3. I alway ssay, bmw will do a great job.

They have yet to make anythin worst... the x3 sucks, but the next one will be better.... i mean.. .look at the new 7 and the new z4. Come one, the new 5 WILL be hot.
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looks like its going to have the same integrated silver brake duct piece as the Z4
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Ok lots wrong with either that bumper or that concept car.

The roundel on the bumper is a Z4 thing that I have not seen on a BMW sedan. This is going to have a very strong effect on the headlights of the new f10.

I do not think this is the f10 bumper.
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      12-29-2008, 08:21 PM   #15
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or maybe this? but definitely not that look for below the tail lights, im sure its going to look like the concept cs bumper, especially for new m5.



i really dont know what to expect on the sides.. i do know what NOT TO EXPECT:
SIDE SHADOW LINE LIKE THE 3
REAR LOOKING LIKE THE E92 OR X6
ANYTHING FROM THE FRONT OF THE LCI 3 AND THE NEW Z4.
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      12-29-2008, 08:25 PM   #16
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AT THIS POINT IM JUST GONNA CHILL.. I'LL JUST WAIT LOL
The new E CLASS would look real cool in sport package.. cant wait to see what the e68 would look like.

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I love Bangle butt and they should stay in the 5er. It gives the car more important and muscular look.

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hmm....

looks like this....

I believe, they WILL go the 4DR COUPE route for the 5, if they REALLY are scrapping the CS (PRODUCTION)
http://f10.5post.com/forums/attachme...1&d=1217168610



the rear might look something like this...
but tail lights like the CS, e90 (LCI), new 7




im not 2 sure about the side shadow lines.... i think they'll go a different route
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[quote=d3l0n;3867792]yeah the 5 is always different from the 3 and 7. The 3 is usually picked from the 7 a bit. 5 is usally really different. I think it will be a bit bigger or have the look. I almost cant tell the difference sometimes from the a6 and a8 cuz of how big the a8 is (until i actually check out the rear, or wheels, or stair at the front for some good time lol).QUOTE]

Well the E39 and E46 front look similar in comparison, especially from the eyes of non-enthusiasts.
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      12-30-2008, 12:46 PM   #19
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i dont understand how in the spy photos the grille was huge and now on this bumper we see smaller grills!!!!
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i dont understand how in the spy photos the grille was huge and now on this bumper we see smaller grills!!!!
this thing will have killer headlights... cant wait
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hmm....

looks like this....

I believe, they WILL go the 4DR COUPE route for the 5, if they REALLY are scrapping the CS (PRODUCTION)
http://f10.5post.com/forums/attachme...1&d=1217168610



the rear might look something like this...
but tail lights like the CS, e90 (LCI), new 7




im not 2 sure about the side shadow lines.... i think they'll go a different route
if it is any thing like this then I will stick to the 5er and not get the Audi
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i'm 100% sure that the F10 will be a home run.
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