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      12-05-2012, 11:58 AM   #1
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4 series side vent boomerang SCOOP

So most of us have seen the new 4 Coupe. Also i'm sure everyone has seen the SCOOP that is right by the front wheels. Well will the 2014Model year 3 series have the scoop? I want a sedan, but I want a SCOOP!!!!!!!

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      12-05-2012, 12:33 PM   #2
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The F30 sedan won't get it.

This is one of those styling elements that will set the 4 Series coupe apart from the 3 Series sedan.
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      12-05-2012, 12:51 PM   #3
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Nothing a whole lot of Bondo and a body shop can't set you up with.

Then you'll be the only F30 owner with a scoop.
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      12-05-2012, 01:10 PM   #4
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Well I noticed that the 3GT has it. Does this mean anything?
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      12-05-2012, 01:13 PM   #5
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IMO, it's very cheap looking, esp. on a BMW.
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      12-05-2012, 01:26 PM   #6
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You'll need a 4-series Gran Coupe, when it comes out.
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      12-05-2012, 02:35 PM   #7
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If you wait a bit, perhaps an aftermarket shop will come out with a fender + scoop for the sedan. Otherwise you can go the custom route.
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      12-05-2012, 02:41 PM   #8
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Scoop? More like, vent.
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      12-05-2012, 06:56 PM   #9
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The F30 sedan won't get it.

This is one of those styling elements that will set the 4 Series coupe apart from the 3 Series sedan.
Love how certain you are about these things!
You must be getting fed some great information, a lot of which I bet your sworn to keep secret until certain times.
And then SCOTT26 "leaking" away. T'is all very interesting! Clever marketing.

The scoop works for me, and I believe it also works for EfficientDynamics, along with the flared front air intakes.
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      12-05-2012, 06:57 PM   #10
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Well I noticed that the 3GT has it. Does this mean anything?
The 3GT should be burned. Especially when BMW can make stunning cars like this.
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      12-05-2012, 08:52 PM   #11
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I just don't understand how the 3GT could get it and the 4Coupe could get it and yet, not the 3... it makes me sad. i want it..... BADLY!!!!!!!
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IMO, it's very cheap looking, esp. on a BMW.
+1. The more I see that, and the GT and 4, the more it validates my buy.
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      12-05-2012, 09:35 PM   #13
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It's a "poop scoop" 'cause it looks like sh*t.
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      12-05-2012, 10:04 PM   #14
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Its called the bimmerang.

As long as it is functional I am fine with it.
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You can has. Scoop.


http://www.amazon.com/Bully-TT-012C-...bully+air+vent
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      12-05-2012, 11:12 PM   #16
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Do you think the scoop will be apart of the refresh?
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      12-06-2012, 01:30 PM   #17
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it's functional, i was very happy form<function win!
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I'm sure you can find it at your nearest Autozone. UGLY!
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You mean the "Bimmerang"? And again, those pictures are off the 4 series concept so not what the production model will look like. Unfortunately the few near final production pictures we've seen of the 4 series the Bimmerang vent looks much worse than in the concept pictures, similar to what is on the 3 series GT.
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      12-07-2012, 01:53 AM   #20
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So then back to my original question, if the 3GT will get it. Why not the 3 sedan.
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Its all part of the strategy to get ppl into getting the 4 series.. DAM THEM!!!!!!!

My mrs is already asking me to get the 4 so she gets the f30
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Its all part of the strategy to get ppl into getting the 4 series.. DAM THEM!!!!!!!

My mrs is already asking me to get the 4 so she gets the f30
You're the luckiest husband in the world. I bet everyone on this forum wishes they had your dilema.
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