It's wood. Sometimes it looks like plastic because the thick clear finish on top really is plastic. BMW is very good about telling you exactly what species of wood is used, ie myrtle, walnut, poplar, etc.Rockstars said:This may sound like a dumb question but are the wood trims in the E90 wood or plastic? I know in some of the higher end sedans there is genuine wood as the trim.
(20 days till I pick mine up from the dealer!)