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3-Series (E21, E30) Chat relating to the BMW 3-Series from 1975-1983 and 1984-1991 line. Specific models: BMW 315, BMW 316, BMW 318, BMW 318i, BMW 320/4, BMW 320i, BMW 320/6, BMW 323i, BMW 320i. E30 Family models include: BMW 325e, BMW 325i, BMW 325is, BMW 325ix.

View Poll Results: what colour do you think suits a 320i?
Blue 0 0%
Red 8 27.59%
Sky Blue 0 0%
Black 11 37.93%
Gold 0 0%
Dark Blue 4 13.79%
Silver 6 20.69%
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#1 (permalink) Old 02-05-2004, 06:31 PM
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Hi, im new here, painting my car i need some colour ideas
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Originally posted by Peersy@Feb 5 2004, 06:11 PM
Hi, im new here, painting my car i need some colour ideas
its what ever color you like

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No longer red.
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i like the red on e30s' "cinnamon red"

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I think like a candy red looks awesome on E30s. I dont normally like red on bimmers, but for some reason it looks so good on E30s- especially M3s :P
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Silver is my favorite. IMO, you can't go wrong with silver, black, or red.

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I would go with the Red or Black then you don't have to worry about clear coat.
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I had a henna red 320is. Check it out.

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best color ever. no competition.

Midnight purple.

Or at least i think thats the name of it. Its the one that MturboG had God bless him.

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Any pics available of that purple color?

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dont think so, i think they got whiped out at server crash a while ago.

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Is this it? (scroll down) Not a bimmer but it is midnight purple. Looks close to black in this picture.

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Everybody and their dog has a red E30.


Why not try a nice dark green?
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I've got an '89 325i 2 door with Alpine White on it, and it always gets alot of nice compliments........I'll post a pic soon.............
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Oh, black all the way.
Nighthawk Black (I think that's actually a Honda thing).
Clearcoat it if you can, everyhint looks better shiny.


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