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      06-16-2009, 06:28 AM   #1
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Z4 M Coupe made out of concrete in China

This is a full scale +1 replica of the Z4 M coupe made of conrete. Yep, you heard that right, not wood, not plastic, not ceramic, not clay. CONCRETE. This is part of a BMW Art car display going up in China and features fully functional doors and glass windows.

Source: http://carscoop.blogspot.com/2009/06...made-from.html
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      06-16-2009, 06:50 AM   #2
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Thats pretty cool... i want that parked in my driveway!
Except that is a Z4 Coupe not an ///M Coupe.....
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      06-16-2009, 08:37 AM   #3
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its def. a 3.0 coupe. the wheels aren't the M split spoke. =D hahaha all kidding aside. i feel quite honored to be driving my coupe now knowing there's a piece of bmw concrete history placed in china.
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      06-16-2009, 08:48 AM   #4
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that is cool...door opens and all...
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      06-16-2009, 09:04 AM   #5
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Must be very reliable.
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      06-16-2009, 09:41 AM   #6
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thats a concrete statement
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      06-16-2009, 10:16 AM   #7
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I like the color!
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      06-16-2009, 11:20 AM   #8
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WOW! The windows are amazing. I don't think I have ever seen clear concrete before. Simply amazing.

The car does look very cool though, I wouldn't mind buying that as a "gargoyle" for the end of my driveway
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      06-16-2009, 01:04 PM   #9
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The car does look very cool though, I wouldn't mind buying that as a "gargoyle" for the end of my driveway
That's an awesome idea! Hmmm I would open the hood so it would look like it is roaring
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WOW! The windows are amazing. I don't think I have ever seen clear concrete before.
I think the windows are glass.
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      06-16-2009, 01:10 PM   #11
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Like a rock! - Chevy Style
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      06-16-2009, 01:59 PM   #12
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^ lol
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      06-16-2009, 02:03 PM   #13
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I bet its still lighter than the new fat z4
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      06-16-2009, 04:03 PM   #14
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I think the windows are glass.
They are, I was being facetious.

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I bet its still lighter than the new fat z4
Did you read that off of the comments below the picture/article?
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Nice find and I like it except they should have made an m coupe!
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I love the first comment below the article.. "almost as heavy as the new Z4".
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Looks like the Chinese have way too much time on their hands.
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Am I really the only one amazed by how huge the "life size" replica is compared to the people... or rather, how short they are compared to the car.
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Wouldnt mind parking in between a bunch of old people and women at the store with that lol. Let em tryyyy
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Am I really the only one amazed by how huge the "life size" replica is compared to the people... or rather, how short they are compared to the car.
Now that you say that, they are just about as tall as the car, and it comes up to the top of my stomach.... so that is a little weird.


Guess the car makes them look normal for someone who doesn't have any other height comparison!
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It is full scale + 1.
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