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      10-08-2019, 07:56 AM   #45
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I may be in the minority, but I don't see anything "beautiful" about this color. If anything, it's looks too feminine and cartoonish. I wouldn't be caught dead driving with this color. To each his own.
Most people on here are going to say it's amazing or beautiful just because it's an E36 no matter what the color.
It's also got a Euro motor with 6 individual throttle bodies ....
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      10-08-2019, 11:10 AM   #46
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Love it but it'd be much better as LHD.
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      10-08-2019, 12:03 PM   #47
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I would take this e36M over any BMW made the last 10 years!
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      10-08-2019, 12:18 PM   #48
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In the 90's this was a very cool color, trends evolve over time.

Trends are cyclical as well 👍
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Hmm interesting. Would have never guessed one existed. Tell you what though, this color goes with all the other crazy bright colors of that era (Daytona Violet, Dakar Yellow, Estoril Blue...)
imo they need to look back on their color palette of the e36 era. the ones you mentioned are classics and may not be everyone's cup of tea, BUT i think everyone would like at least one of them.

i've never gotten so many compliments on my techno violet e36.
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      10-09-2019, 02:34 PM   #50
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Unique. I like this color on the porsche 964
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It is actually 1 of 2 E36 M3s. The other one is a 3.2l version, it was sold in Germany. Has a black interior with mint green stitching.
Looks like it's for sale as well

https://www.ebay-kleinanzeigen.de/s-anzeige/bmw-m3-3-2-individual-einmalig-traumzustand-/1211838253-216-4911
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Good find, that's the one.
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      10-10-2019, 02:06 PM   #53
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      10-11-2019, 05:23 PM   #54
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My gosh. Would love to see this next to my E92! I'm very curious of an E46 was ever produced with the color. Very exciting to learn of the E36's 🙂
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Not feeling it... but I'd take Dakar Yellow or Estoril Blue any day of the week

The e34 540i looked pretty good in Techno Violet.

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Why do I have a craving for mint chocolate chip ice cream all of a sudden.
This is exactly why I love this colour
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      10-13-2019, 05:02 PM   #57
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Why do I have a craving for mint chocolate chip ice cream all of a sudden.
Hopefully from rite aid (Thirfty's)
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Very cool. Love rare, individual stuff like this.
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While I'm not a fan of such colors, it is encouraging to see BMW has the individual program already since the E36 era and there were actually customers that customised their cars in such loud manner back then. To see such a pristine example of bmws in this era, especially an individual car is simply mind blowing. From where I am, cars of this era would most probably have been scrapped and crushed ages ago given the 10 yr lifespan dictated by the government here. Beautiful example!
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imo they need to look back on their color palette of the e36 era. the ones you mentioned are classics and may not be everyone's cup of tea, BUT i think everyone would like at least one of them.

i've never gotten so many compliments on my techno violet e36.
Completely agreed. A lot of non of my car friends love my E36 just because it's a Techno Violet. Don't know, and couldn't care less about the rest of the car haha.

Hell, Boston Green was also a great color!
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The E36 had some really iconic color.

Daytona Violet
Techno Violet
Dakar Yellow I/II
Estoril Blue
Avus blue
Imola Red
Fern Green
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The E36 had some really iconic color.

Daytona Violet
Techno Violet
Dakar Yellow I/II
Estoril Blue
Avus blue
Imola Red
Fern Green

Maybe I'm wrong but I think that you forgot Santorin Blue
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Didn’t forget as it’s an Individual color.
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