It's Not Easy Being Green - Custom Irie Green 1M Coupe

by Tim Jones on July 17, 2012, 12:02 pm

Custom painted cars tend to create a love or hate reaction. When an enthusiasts spends the time and money to have a car completely repainted they're not going to do something mild, it wouldn't be worth the effort. Take this BMW 1 M Coupe that has been repainted Irie Green. The car and the color demands a reaction from you, you either love it or want to leave it.

To round out the paint job the wheels have been blacked out execpt for the inner barrel of the wheel, which is painted Irie Green to match the body. The car is lowered on Bilstein B16 PSS10 coilovers and has a lightweight titanium exhaust to warn everyone a hot or not BMW is coming your way. The owner doesn't intend to stop there either. On the to-do list they've got BMW Performance seats, carbon fiber front splitter and carbon fiber rear diffuser coming soon.

What's your take on this very green machine. Is it love or hate?

BMW 1 M Coupe

BMW 1 M Coupe in Irie Green

Custom green painted BMW 1M

BMW 1M coupe mods

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14 responses to It's Not Easy Being Green - Custom Irie Green 1M Coupe

sd330Ci commented:
July 17, 2012, 9:06 pm

Nice photos!
I like it.
Plaz commented:
July 17, 2012, 9:12 pm

Burnout commented:
August 18, 2012, 9:55 pm

Awesome, love it.
SunnyandRich commented:
August 18, 2012, 10:13 pm

Highmodulus commented:
August 20, 2012, 11:46 am

fairlady_z commented:
October 14, 2012, 7:18 pm

Love this!
SilverX3 commented:
January 29, 2013, 3:56 am

Love the color you name the car Kermit
MJK Z435IS commented:
June 4, 2013, 7:10 pm

That's "Sick" Great setting for a photo shoot, just needs a model in a black outfit to compliment the car!!
the kidd commented:
June 20, 2013, 4:10 pm

Very nice

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ECSTuning commented:
July 12, 2013, 2:30 pm

Love it!!
dalekressin commented:
October 21, 2013, 11:14 pm

Ahhh it's green. No Porsche, it is a 1 M
Keepittrill commented:
October 21, 2013, 11:16 pm

Personally I love it.

I'm a firm believer that it is the owners choice when it comes to any modifications made to his or her car.

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guyver626 commented:
October 21, 2013, 11:26 pm

I sort of like it. For some odd reason I want skittles now

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spastook commented:
February 24, 2014, 11:15 am

Love it. Anything to stand out in a crowd. My own #1 choice would be some shape of orange similar to the orange in Starburst candy kind of a cream pastel.