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    BMW creates an all chrome E92 M3 showcar called the "Chrome Bullet"

    All chrome paint jobs are tacky. Yes, tacky even if an OEM does it. However, that does not mean we do not want to see it. BMW for whatever reason decided to create a Chrome Bullet M3 with chrome paint obviously as well as M color accents. BMW uploaded the photos of the car to their M Facebook page without much supplementary info but from what we can gather this is just a one off showcar. Cool to see, but BMW's chrome shadow paint job on the E46 M3 concept was just plain better than this as it wasn't so ostentatious, looked great, and actually could be pulled off in public.

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    It's one of the better chrome cars I've seen, but the stripes make really tacky.
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    Some Saudi prince is probably chomping at the bit to get his hands on this thing. Click here to enlarge

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    what kind of Red is that on that ZCP M3? Melbourne red? damn it's gorgeous.

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    Takes a lot of work to paint a car in chrome. Saw it on West Coast Customs, they did an Audi R8. Nice M3!

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    Uh, kind of tacky. OK, it is. Sorena is right, that red E92 M3 is sweet. Dayumm!!!!

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    That'll be a $#@! to keep from getting scratches!

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    No me gusta
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    Keep on jealousing.

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    They need to buff the paint, looks like they didn't finish it.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by DBFIU Click here to enlarge
    They need to buff the paint, looks like they didn't finish it.
    they did that on purpose, that is why this car pulls it off! The tacky looking ones are way too shiny the unbuffed hazy aspect of this paint job is what i think pulls it off!

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    Imagine the glare this thing will give off when the sun hits it, blinding haha.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Scorpion Click here to enlarge
    Imagine the glare this thing will give off when the sun hits it, blinding haha.
    It would have to be taken outside for that to happen. Looks like this will just tour indoor areas.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sticky Click here to enlarge
    It would have to be taken outside for that to happen. Looks like this will just tour indoor areas.
    Good thinking, although I do remember seeing a custom chrome painted M3. Anyone seen any car chrome painted in person?

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Scorpion Click here to enlarge
    Good thinking, although I do remember seeing a custom chrome painted M3. Anyone seen any car chrome painted in person?

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    now that's tacky... the one from the OP lots far better
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Scorpion Click here to enlarge
    Good thinking, although I do remember seeing a custom chrome painted M3. Anyone seen any car chrome painted in person?

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    http://www.bimmerboost.com/images/im...m3chrome-1.jpg
    I've seen some in UAE. 599, SLR, Range Rover, F430, Gallardo and some others.

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    I think it's done well with bmw... they have it looking not too shiny and not too dull.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Yukohama Click here to enlarge
    now that's tacky... the one from the OP lots far better
    Yeah, the official one actually looks like it's the color of the panels themselves.

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    I've seen some in UAE. 599, SLR, Range Rover, F430, Gallardo and some others.
    Did they look good, were they blinding haha?
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    they looked awfully bad. and the drivers looked even worse.

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    wow that's bright outside, could you imagine driving behind it with the sun in your eyes haha

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