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      08-27-2014, 10:35 PM   #1
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So am I the only one who is a bit concerned with what blue color bmw will offer on the M2? I really hope they offer estoril blue II, since this is my favorite blue, but I doubt this will happen because it is currently offered on the regular 3 series and m235i. Anyway what blue do people think they might offer on the car? Will it be something like Yas marina blue or something completely new that we haven't even seen yet?
Long Beach Blue on the BMW X4 Concept (real life pics).

Long Beach Blue also be a lead-in colour for the new BMW X5M and X6M.


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      08-28-2014, 12:47 AM   #2
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Hi guys i am new here.

BMW system shows Long Beach Blue for X5 M:



So i heard that the presentation will be in paris this october.

So scott26 its just four more weeks, and it seems that you are an insider, so it would be great to get some more informations, because i have to make my decision in september, and can not wait any longer :-) thx
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Looks a bit darker than Estirol Blue. Closer to Le Mans?
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Long Beach Blue on the BMW X4 Concept.
Long Beach Blue also be a lead-in colour for the new BMW X5M and X6M.
Looks great Scott. How is this distinguished from Estoril Blue and Monte Carlo?

Recall you explaining those two were very similar colours.
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      08-29-2014, 09:18 AM   #5
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Long Beach Blue on the BMW X4 Concept.
Long Beach Blue also be a lead-in colour for the new BMW X5M and X6M.
Reminds me of anodized aluminum
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Long Beach Blue on the BMW X4 Concept.
Long Beach Blue also be a lead-in colour for the new BMW X5M and X6M.
I love it! Please tell me this will for sure be the blue offered on the M2?! This would make me very happy!

Did I mention that I'm #3 on the list for an M2 at my local dealership?!
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I love it! Please tell me this will for sure be the blue offered on the M2?! This would make me very happy!

Did I mention that I'm #3 on the list for an M2 at my local dealership?!
I'm still the first and only person on my dealers list. I will be very happy with Silverstone II if it's available!
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So am I the only one who is a bit concerned with what blue color bmw will offer on the M2? I really hope they offer estoril blue II, since this is my favorite blue, but I doubt this will happen because it is currently offered on the regular 3 series and m235i. Anyway what blue do people think they might offer on the car? Will it be something like Yas marina blue or something completely new that we haven't even seen yet?
...Long Beach Blue...
Thanks so much Scott26 for answering my question! I think long beach blue is a great choice for the M2!
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Smurf Poop Blue!!!!
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It looks like Carbon Black is avail on the X's. Since the color is still alive, I'm hoping...

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Too bad no BMW Individual for the M2. I don't like all these pale yet flashy or unconventional colours BMW is bringing out.
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Too bad no BMW Individual for the M2. I don't like all these pale yet flashy or unconventional colours BMW is bringing out.
I still like the Sakir Orange and Austin Yellow. Not a fan of that new baby blue color. I think the M2 would look great in either SO or AY>
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Not a fan. Come on BMW, what happened to the great color choices that we had for the E36 M3?
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Hi guys i am new here.

BMW system shows Long Beach Blue for X5 M:



So i heard that the presentation will be in paris this october.

So scott26 its just four more weeks, and it seems that you are an insider, so it would be great to get some more informations, because i have to make my decision in september, and can not wait any longer :-) thx
Looking forward to this Donington Gray Metallic (C28)
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Was there more than one color of X4 concept?

I saw this and took some photos in LA of the X4 Concept... It is much more baby blue then the photo in the OP.

Same color? (Does not look the same but not sure if OP color hue is heavily edited or not).


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Love it, bring on the bright colors BMW!
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Eh, i want something darker
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It looks gaudy and annoying lol. Le Mans blue ftw. like mine.
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It looks gaudy and annoying lol. Le Mans blue ftw. like mine.
Hell yeah. That's a proper blue.

If I get one mine will be black. I am not a big fan of the current BMW M color palette... Fortunately black is timeless , and rare on the 1M !


As it is though, since all the blue birds were disappointed that there was no blue on the 1M, at least there is a blue available for the M2
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      09-04-2014, 01:00 PM   #20
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Mine now is in Motego Blue.... Rare don't see any around my area.....
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more the colors the better IMO. keep them coming! variety is good
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