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Old 1st May 2008, 22:24   #1
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Default NextGen 7series Bumper on Ebay!

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Came around this while surfing/browsing/time passing. Do you think this can be true??

Yes, as the title of this thread says, WCF claims that the next generation BMW 7 series' bumper was found FOR SALE in Ebay! Oh my god. What has the world some to???

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It seems BMW should do a better job of disposing of there old development parts after what appears to be the front bumper for the unreleased 7-series has turned up on Ebay with a rather modest price of 25.50 at the time of this article.
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Front view!

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From the inside!

I find it a bit too hard to swallow in. I did a quick search on google and found some very interesting things like it being an Audi test bumper etc.... Some claiming that they have no faith in BMW, somebody wanted to graft this onto their civics!!!!
Then I searched on our forum and didn't come around something pointing to this matter. So decided to post it up for all you guys' kind perusal. Now, please take the judges' seats!

Here is the WCF link: Next Generation BMW 7 Series Bumper Found on Ebay



The site also says about the upcoming car:
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The new 7 series will be launched later this year at the Paris Motor Show and will be the first vehicle to feature the new iDrive system and there are also rumours flying around of an eight speed transmission. Check out the photos for the images of a 7-series prototype caught testing earlier this month.
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Attractive it looks!

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Side profile.

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A special kind of a masking, right??

The car is going to be a killer it seems!

Don't forget the judges' seat!! LOL!
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Old 1st May 2008, 22:39   #2
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LOL!!! dont tell me... this must be a joke...
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I dont believe it.I dont know why, but ebay is ebay.
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i thought ki new car were masked because they were top secret
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woh ebay is really great... btw can it be fitted to my old ceilo black beauty...

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And what exactly is one going to do with a 7-series bumper??
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nice question iraghava...

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The Guy will buy it. Then to use it he will buy a next gen 7 series and then scratch his car at various places and replace it .
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lolz! I certainly don't believe this. A good joke though!
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And what exactly is one going to do with a 7-series bumper??
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lolz! I certainly don't believe this. A good joke though!
eBay Find of the Day: 2009 BMW 7 Series front bumper? - Autoblog
Bhai logo! Read thru the above link and comments. You'll be surprised of the proposed uses!
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