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The BMW E46 ///M3 is the M version E46 and puts out an amazing 333 HP and 262 lb-ft of torque at stock specs! There are an amazing amount of modifications for both the coupe and convertible models so read up and get started modifying your cars today!

View Poll Results: What is the Best color for an M3?
Alpine White 101 38.85%
Imola Red 33 12.69%
Laguna seca blue 88 33.85%
Titanium Silver(Gray) 29 11.15%
Silver 10 3.85%
Phonenix yellow 23 8.85%
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Old 08-23-2010, 04:31 PM   #1
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Best color for an M3?

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Old 08-23-2010, 04:31 PM   #2
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LeMan's Blue or Atlantis Blue are my personal favorites. You are missing many of the best colors from your poll, but of those, I'd go with Alpine White.
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I voted Titanium silver because my car is that color although I do like the Silver Grey metallic that was used in the later production M3's . Here are the color codes for the M3 production and the years they were used (does not include the BMW individual colors):

Alpine White III - 9/00 through 8/06
Imola Red - 9/00 through 8/06
Jet Black - 9/00 through 8/06
Laguna Seca Blue - 9/00 through 8/04
Carbon Black metallic - 9/00 through 8/06
Black Sapphire metallic - 5/03 through 12/03
Titanium Silver metallic - 9/00 through 8/06
Steel Grey metallic - 9/00 through 2/03
Silver Grey metallic - 3/03 through 8/06

Topaz Blue metallic - 9/00 through 2/03
Mystic Blue metallic - 2/03 through 8/06
Interlagos Blue metallic - 12/04 through 5/06
Oxford Green II metallic - 9/00 through 8/04
Phoenix Yellow metallic - 9/00 through 2/05

Hope this helps You can find this and more on the BMW M Registry: http://www.bmwmregistry.com/model_faq.php?id=19
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LSB only looks good if heavily modified, otherwise its meh...
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Theres a few colours I can think of thats not on that list...

Like Dakar Yellow,





Velvet Blue,




Atlantis isnt too bad either..

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Thread is pointless. To each his own...
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wow never saw techo violet purple or u said velvet blue
i like lsb and that is not because its my car or because I had a thing for smurfet.
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Agreed....Flagship Colour... Will always be M3

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Estoril Blue
Estoril Blue is the colour that really and truely represents M3.

White was done by Audi and all the others.... I agree white is beautiful.

But it looks like people have forgotten this colour. It wasn't even in the polls?

Another personal favouite.... Pheonix Yellow with LSB interior. Has to be a drop top though!
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