2010 2011 BMW 5 Series Forum F10
BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
 

2010 2011 BMW 5 Series Forum F10 BMW 5-Series (F10) Forums General 5-Series Sedan and Wagon (F10 / F11) Forum 2010 F10 5-Series Video (11/13)
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      11-16-2009, 01:44 PM   #1
Mii
First Lieutenant
 
Mii's Avatar
 
Drives: BMW
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: US

Posts: 371
iTrader: (0)

2010 F10 5-Series Video (11/13)

Here is a new compilation of F10 5-series footage, in various colors of 550i and other 5er models.

Mii is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      11-16-2009, 03:49 PM   #2
keanu1
tiamat
 
keanu1's Avatar
 
Drives: 525 d
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: romania

Posts: 1,314
iTrader: (0)

great video!! Grea cars!! Now i'm sure it will look great!!
keanu1 is offline   Romania
0
Reply With Quote
      11-16-2009, 08:58 PM   #3
ronushi
Private
 
ronushi's Avatar
 
Drives: like a maniac
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Yonkers/Bronx, New York

Posts: 94
iTrader: (0)

it looks so good that even if they came like this with vinyl wraps id buy it... looking better and better every time they put out these videos of the car...
ronushi is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      11-16-2009, 09:06 PM   #4
mtechnik3
Colonel
 
mtechnik3's Avatar
 
Drives: F30 335i M Sport
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Rochester Hills, MI

Posts: 2,352
iTrader: (21)

This is going to look beautiful when they unveil on 11/23!
__________________

2013 F30 335i ///M-Sport | Alpine White
mtechnik3 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      11-16-2009, 10:07 PM   #5
xEKx
Private
 
xEKx's Avatar
 
Drives: F10 M5 Alpine White
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Vientiane

Posts: 63
iTrader: (0)

awesome cars
xEKx is offline   Laos
0
Reply With Quote
      11-16-2009, 10:50 PM   #6
bastula
Private
 
bastula's Avatar
 
Drives: 07 E92 335i Montego/CreamBeige
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Chicago

Posts: 92
iTrader: (1)

Even with the camo, the body lines on this are looking to be great. I can't wait until this is revealed.

Too bad they felt the need to screw up the US model yet again with the red rear turn signals. Personally, I feel the amber is safer and it makes sense to use one part for the world instead of having a different one just for aesthetic reasons for the US market.
__________________
335i Coupe
Montego Blue with Cream Beige, Gray Poplar, Sport, Premium, Cold Weather, Nav/iDrive, Comfort Access, 6FL, PDC and 6MT + Style 188 wheels for winter
bastula is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      11-17-2009, 12:40 AM   #7
Xelloss
Private First Class
 
Xelloss's Avatar
 
Drives: BMW E46 M3
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: NYC

Posts: 167
iTrader: (0)

The new 5 series looks incredible.
__________________
2004 E46 M3, Jet Black/Black Interior, SMG II, Nav/Fully Loaded

"I feel the need...

...the need for speed!"
Xelloss is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      11-17-2009, 03:19 PM   #8
EmPower
Captain
 
EmPower's Avatar
 
Drives: 2014 X5 xdrive 35i
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: USA

Posts: 885
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by bastula View Post
Even with the camo, the body lines on this are looking to be great. I can't wait until this is revealed.

Too bad they felt the need to screw up the US model yet again with the red rear turn signals. Personally, I feel the amber is safer and it makes sense to use one part for the world instead of having a different one just for aesthetic reasons for the US market.
Is there a valid reason its red?
__________________
e92 Schwartz/Koralle Rot/Pappel Grau/ZSP/Sitzheizung

Real Men drive BMW
EmPower is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      11-17-2009, 03:25 PM   #9
Bjorn
Enlisted Member
 
Drives: F10
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: California

Posts: 38
iTrader: (1)

Can't wait til this is fully revealed. Less than a week left!
Bjorn is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      11-17-2009, 04:08 PM   #10
bastula
Private
 
bastula's Avatar
 
Drives: 07 E92 335i Montego/CreamBeige
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Chicago

Posts: 92
iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by EmPower View Post
Is there a valid reason its red?
I have asked BMWNA via email about other models in the past and they have basically no answer. Once they didn't even understand my question and thought I was referring to the brake lights being red. It would make sense if they at least did it across the whole range like Audi does, but they pick certain models to change it on. For example, the LCI 6 series gets amber LEDs, yet the LCI 5 series (E60) don't.

With the NHTSA potentially changing the standard to mandate amber turn signals (http://www.regulations.gov/search/Re...HTSA-2009-0095), it makes sense to keep the signals amber anyways.

The odd thing is, most average consumers don't care or even notice anyways, so it should be up to the vehicle manufacturer to take care of the safety issues. At some point, someone must have decided at BMWNA that red signals "look" better - that aspect must apparently override any safety issues.
__________________
335i Coupe
Montego Blue with Cream Beige, Gray Poplar, Sport, Premium, Cold Weather, Nav/iDrive, Comfort Access, 6FL, PDC and 6MT + Style 188 wheels for winter
bastula is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      11-17-2009, 06:19 PM   #11
the infamous...
Relapsed Bimmerpost Addict
 
the infamous...'s Avatar
 
Drives: like I'M BOUT THAT LIFE
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: PARADISE aka CANES COUNTRY

Posts: 17,534
iTrader: (0)

Any day now...
__________________


"simple is clean" -The ///ModFather
the infamous... is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      11-18-2009, 09:40 AM   #12
vladberca
Brigadier General
 
vladberca's Avatar
 
Drives: '09 jetta tsi 6mt
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Craiova

Posts: 3,655
iTrader: (0)

great video! thx for sharing!
vladberca is offline   Romania
0
Reply With Quote
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:15 AM.




5post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST