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    Best BMW of SEMA - A G-power twin supercharged yellow E60 M5

    This was the best BMW of SEMA as chosen by BimmerBoost. We do not know why this car was not in a booth to get the attention it deserved. It was simply outside the North Hall with nobody really paying any attention to it. Obviously we noticed and just like the Mercedes we picked as best of show this car was chosen due to its looks as well as having the performance to back it up. The bodywork was molded for the most part which just looked great, especially the trunk. The car actually pulled off its yellow paint quite well. We wish we had more details on it and perhaps we will get them at a later date.

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    Agreed!

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by alpinedevil335 Click here to enlarge
    Agreed!
    Car was so sick, deserved way more attention.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sticky Click here to enlarge
    Car was so sick, deserved way more attention.
    well here is the semi build thread from Mfest. http://www.mfestforum.com/forum/showthread.php?t=12121

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    ar is owned by Chris aka Laidback (well techinically this m5 is owned by his wife) from MFEST
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    how much power does that monster put down?

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    That car should have been front and center. The build was great, but the imagination was fantastic. Love the fender flares done in steel. Superb car, and well done.Click here to enlarge

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by leo985i Click here to enlarge
    how much power does that monster put down?
    They literally finished the car in time for SEMA, not sure of dyno's yet but here is a start up video...

    http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=2590488725237

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Yukohama Click here to enlarge
    They literally finished the car in time for SEMA, not sure of dyno's yet but here is a start up video...

    http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=2590488725237

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    HOLY $#@!!!!! Too insane for words.......

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Yukohama Click here to enlarge
    well here is the semi build thread from Mfest. http://www.mfestforum.com/forum/showthread.php?t=12121

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    ar is owned by Chris aka Laidback (well techinically this m5 is owned by his wife) from MFEST
    Interesting.

    I thought his E39 M5 wasn't all that good personally, this is a major step up.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by deemo319 Click here to enlarge
    That car should have been front and center. The build was great, but the imagination was fantastic. Love the fender flares done in steel. Superb car, and well done.Click here to enlarge
    Who did the fender flares? I would like similar work.

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    Oh....man......I never thought I'd like a bright yellow car, but damn that this is SICK...it seems like a very well put together package...not really lacking in any area but all coming together...Click here to enlarge

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    I feel the v8 e30 m3 was better. this m5 is too much of a show car for me.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by black bnr32 Click here to enlarge
    I feel the v8 e30 m3 was better. this m5 is too much of a show car for me.
    The E30 M3 would have been my second choice.

    Yes, this car is a whole lot of show unfortunately as most of these Mfest cars are. No timeslips from it or anything but it should be making some decent power.

    It is a pretty good overall package and well done. Much better than the previous attempts seen from this owner.

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    while this car will make tons of power and be really fast, I'm not into the body work at all. Dakar yellow or the other new yellow? regardless, you have to be bold as fvck. Bold beyond me. I loathe flat-lip wheels on show-cars. I would shoot myself in the face before changing a spark plug set. I agree, the e30 m3 was the best car ever. Nevermind SEMA. Because e30 is the best chassis ever, and m3 is the better version of that, and LSx motors are the best motors ever. And that car is finished beautifully.

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    Love this car. Finally better pics of Chris's ride!
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    OMFG, that's my paintjob right there....
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    It's such a great car! Prop's to Chris for pulling off such a great build.

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    "You don't know the powaaaa of the dark side". I do now Lord Vader!

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    What is the name of the Yellow color he used... anyone know ??

    I will be using Ferrari Giallo 102.... wonder if it's the same... or if it's Porsche Speedgelb...

    It's 100% not Dakargelb at least.... Dakargelb is a much lighter tone and doesn't have as much red in it....
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sticky Click here to enlarge
    Who did the fender flares? I would like similar work.
    "The Shop"
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by angelic0- Click here to enlarge
    What is the name of the Yellow color he used... anyone know ??

    I will be using Ferrari Giallo 102.... wonder if it's the same... or if it's Porsche Speedgelb...

    It's 100% not Dakargelb at least.... Dakargelb is a much lighter tone and doesn't have as much red in it....
    i tried to find it in the thread, he doesnt directly say the name of the color, but someone does mention Ferrari Yellow
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    Damn... that's like my fkn idea right there Click here to enlarge hehehe should've got it patented at the time i thought of it.... Ferrari Yellow & Scwarz II on the top and maybe hood also is what i was going to do.... maybe i should switch to Porsche Speedgelb.... but i really hate Porkmobiles Click here to enlarge
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    Perfect yellow!

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Yukohama Click here to enlarge
    "The Shop"
    4232 S. SEPULVEDA BLVD.
    CULVER CITY, CA 90230-4709
    (310) 390- 9407
    Thanks.

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    That sharp yellow looks amazing.
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