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      03-23-2020, 07:19 PM   #1
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_das_bae_ "Betty" Sparkling Brown Metallic Build/Gallery Thread

Hello all, long time lurker and commenter here. I know there are not too many BMWs out there with this paint color so I wanted to make a thread so that people know why it is so special to me. I got this car just under two years ago after trading up from my E92 335i and immediately started modifying the car. I am not the original owner of the car as there was one before me, but it was spec'd out with some unique options like the Individual Paint. I never made a thread or posted much of the things I changed on the car but I figured now is as good a time as any to show the progress. Enjoy!

Black Betty "Betty" aka @_das_bae_ got her name from a unique paint color that appears black unless the Sun reveals the metallic flake. Having a rare paint color prompted a particular color choice for the wheels to be refinished in. Just like the paint on the body, the wheels also need full sunlight to reveal their true color. This build is nothing super fancy and is going for the OEM+ look.













M-sport Package
BMW Individual Paint (Sparkling Brown Metallic)

Cosmetic Mods:
19" 305Forged FT107 Wheels (Powdercoated)
M-sport Front end conversion
BMW M Performance Trunk Spoiler
Gloss Black Mirror Caps (factory option)
Satin Black Window Trim (factory option)
Gloss Black Skirt Extensions
MagicDrift Front Lip
Satin Black 4" Exhaust tips
Tow Hook Plate Holder
20% 3M Window Tint
Color Match Painted Reflectors

Performance Mods:
CTS Turbo Intake
CTS Turbo Chargepipe
Custom Exhaust 2x Vibrant Resonators
Dinantronics Sport Tuner
R1 Concepts Slotted Rotors
H&R Supersport Springs

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Beautiful!
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Definitely very unique . I Love what you've done with the car.
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Definitely very unique . I Love what you've done with the car.
Thank you and thanks for checking out my build!
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Brazy. looks awesome.
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Amazing looking car. Who’d think that wheel and paint color would look that good
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That is one sexy color
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Amazing looking car. Who’d think that wheel and paint color would look that good
It was a long process of choosing wheel colors and seeing what it looked like virtually before I pulled the trigger. Thank you!

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That is one sexy color
Thank you! Pictures do not really give it full justice!
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Damn that is truly unique. It looks phenomenal. Interior pics?
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love it!
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Damn that is truly unique. It looks phenomenal. Interior pics?
Ask and you shall receive! Enjoy!













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More Interior Pics!!! Black on Brown with Wood Trim and Red Stitching













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