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Bimmerfest 2008: Santa Barbara, CA
May 3rd has come and gone. Read stories, check out the pics and more from the largest BMW gathering in the land...

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Old 05-03-2008, 01:07 PM
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Here are some of the ones I took. The amount of BMWs there was just over whelming haha. One thing I also did notice is almost every e46 that i saw with angel eyes had the outer rings fallen off or at a huge ugly angle.. Glue them on....



















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Old 05-03-2008, 01:08 PM
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Old 05-03-2008, 02:44 PM
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Nice. Thanks for posting those. Looks like a lot more people than last year if they were lined up in the stables like that.
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Old 05-03-2008, 04:29 PM
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Went for the first time, and WOW, what a turnout. Here are just a few pictures and will have a video up later.















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Old 05-03-2008, 05:05 PM
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Btw, whoevers car this is



You got my vote for the cleanest looking e92 that iv'e ever seen. VERY nice job, I love it
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Old 05-03-2008, 05:18 PM
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Old 05-03-2008, 07:49 PM
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wow - nice pics, thanks for posting!
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Old 05-03-2008, 08:32 PM
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Old 05-03-2008, 08:39 PM
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Everyone had fun at Bimmerfest
Who's car is that? I saw it on UCSB campus earlier today, and the guy gave me peace shoutout but didn't have enough time to reply. Looks very unique
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Old 05-03-2008, 09:40 PM
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WOW great turn out. Sad I miss bimmerfest again!
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Old 05-03-2008, 11:36 PM
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What a clean e46 M3!


Kind of figured this 5 wasn't really an M5 when I saw the automatic shifter not SMG or Manual, and the small brakes comparing the to the other M5's at bimmerfest.


Great looking rims.
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Old 05-04-2008, 12:09 AM
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Any pictures of festers?
Did your daughter get in?
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Did your daughter get in?
She told me they walked in. There were too many cars waiting to park anyway.
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She told me they walked in. There were too many cars waiting to park anyway.
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