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Sorry, how many angles?

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That side profile looks like an iced cake after you've nabbed a finger of icing and you use a knife or similiar to try and "recreate" the perfect flat surface before your mum finds out, and all you end up doing is making multiple new planes that don't quite join properly and make the whole thing look a mess and she cries (probably - wouldn't know, never done it, haven't even seen a cake me)

Other than the (badly) intercepting planes and arcs, overall it has a look of a Marcos or old TVR Grantura (if you squint really hard).
 

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WTF are BMW at?? If a 1990's kit car designer put that on a stand at Stonleigh, a couple of beardy weirdies would buy the kit and stick a cortina lump in it. And then everyone would laugh at it down the real ale pub.

But BMW do it and everyone is thinking "its hideous, but its a BMW, so there must be more to it........."? I reckon......its just hideous!

Compare it to the Cayman, and you would have to be stylistically challenged t even look twice at the BMW!

YUCK! They have some right doggy looking motors out there nowadays......................and then they have the amazing looking new 6 series......! Why can they not make all their cars lok like that thing.?
 

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I like it too. Much better looking especially the rear than the
convertible but like all current BMW 'flame-surfacing' they are very
colour sensitive styling.

I admire BMWs styling direction - it's different and challenging to the eye than most euro/Jap soap boxes.

For the money I would have a 993 any day.
 
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