Bish's Sapphire Black 1M

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Bish's Sapphire Black 1M

Post by AndyBish135i » Thu Sep 20, 2018 9:22 pm

Some of you may be familiar with my old N54 135i - if not see link in sig below.

She recently made way for my long-held desire to own a 1M and I was lucky enough to get my hands on a very special example :D

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She was sitting on 21,350 miles when I collected her on 14/09/18 and I immediately took her for a little trip to the Peak/Lake Districts with some good mates...

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811 miles completed was a nice little introduction and I fell in love straight away!

The first owner had spent a fortune upgrading and modifying her and the list goes as follows:

KW Club Sport 2-way adjustable coilovers all round
H&R Anti roll bars
BMW Performance Seats (re-stitched in Kyalami Orange thread)
Supersprint catless downpipes
Supersprint Non-resonated mids with y-pipe
Evolve quad backbox
400bhp remap
Carbon mirror covers
Front end PPF applied
There are receipts of over £12.5k for the above :shock:

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I just had to keep my BMWP v1 MFSW so had the dealer swap that in too!

For now I am just going to give her a really good detailing and enjoy her (when the weather permits) but I've already started looking at CF bits to complement the mirror covers... :lol:
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Re: Bish's Sapphire Black 1M

Post by GREENI » Thu Sep 20, 2018 9:27 pm

My first post.....

That's sweet. Congratulations.

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Re: Bish's Sapphire Black 1M

Post by Tommo » Thu Sep 20, 2018 9:36 pm

Looks incredible! Those arches are to die for.
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Re: Bish's Sapphire Black 1M

Post by golfer » Thu Sep 20, 2018 9:39 pm

Just looking at your signature Bish. You need to find an emoji with a bigger grin to match your own. Many congratulations mate. She is an absolute stunner :)
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Re: Bish's Sapphire Black 1M

Post by AndyBish135i » Thu Sep 20, 2018 9:41 pm

Cheers guys 👍
I think the emoji would be similar to the Cheshire Cat grin from Alice in Wonderland...!
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Re: Bish's Sapphire Black 1M

Post by davidv111 » Thu Sep 20, 2018 9:45 pm

AndyBish135i wrote:
Thu Sep 20, 2018 9:41 pm
Cheers guys 👍
I think the emoji would be similar to the Cheshire Cat grin from Alice in Wonderland...!
:lol:
Bish
Even that grin isn’t enough - maybe tigger bounding about endlessly would be a better anaology

However - nice car, those pictures do not do it justice, sounds amazing too - very lucky man

Just not sure about the clutch mate :lol:
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& 2018 Abarth 124 Spider

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Re: Bish's Sapphire Black 1M

Post by ratedrkstevo » Thu Sep 20, 2018 9:50 pm

Absolutely stunning car. Could look at it all day!


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Re: Bish's Sapphire Black 1M

Post by jonwilli » Fri Sep 21, 2018 7:17 am

That is perfect and upgraded to OEM+, love it!!

Any idea how it will pass MOT with the catless downpipes? Will you have to swap in OEM downpipes each year? I'm about to get my car tested with sports cats but wondered if the tune was lean enough whether you could get through catless (assuming no visual check).

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Re: Bish's Sapphire Black 1M

Post by AndyBish135i » Fri Sep 21, 2018 7:20 am

Hi Jon,
The supplying garage will maintain and MoT it for me :wink:
I’ve also agreed that they can display it in their new showroom (once it is built) as a bit of a centre piece 👍

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Re: Bish's Sapphire Black 1M

Post by jonwilli » Fri Sep 21, 2018 8:14 am

AndyBish135i wrote:
Fri Sep 21, 2018 7:20 am
The supplying garage will maintain and MoT it for me :wink:
Ha ha ideal, thats what you need :)

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Re: Bish's Sapphire Black 1M

Post by Ja50nK » Fri Sep 21, 2018 7:11 pm

Absolutely stunning example Just the right mods done without ruining it. Look forward to seeing it in the flesh at a future meet.

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Re: Bish's Sapphire Black 1M

Post by AndyBish135i » Fri Sep 21, 2018 7:14 pm

Cheers Jason 👍

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Re: Bish's Sapphire Black 1M

Post by pem10 » Fri Sep 21, 2018 8:18 pm

:jawdrop:
Holy smokes that's a thing of beauty. Bet you look back every time when you park up. Congratulations.
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Re: Bish's Sapphire Black 1M

Post by GMballistic » Sat Sep 22, 2018 12:41 pm

Very nice indeed. :thumbs:
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Re: Bish's Sapphire Black 1M

Post by michi » Sat Sep 22, 2018 1:00 pm

Wow what a lovely example many congratulations and hope you create many miles of memories

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