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Why the New BMW M3 HAS to Be Ugly

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With the unveiling of the new BMW 2 Series, I have completely lost my confidence in Bimmer to make a good looking car. Along with the controversial changes to the M3 and M4, and speculation of what the X8 SUV could look like, it's gonna be a while till they make a good looking car. But why? What's motivated the german automaker to change their formula so boldly?

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Comentarii: 5 680 

  1. ga thel

    ga thel

    Acum o Zi

    No i still dont care. All cars are ugly anyway 😂😂😂

  2. ga thel

    ga thel

    Acum o Zi

    This is an example of "ugly look but useful"

  3. Dylan Aftanas

    Dylan Aftanas

    Acum 2 Zile

    I kinda like the new grills low key

  4. Craig Muzashi

    Craig Muzashi

    Acum 2 Zile

    i call BS on the "airflow" and cooling design when that is essentially negated by the Tag and the metalwork behind it, taking up almost exactly the same area as the old bumper/divider.

  5. Ethan Salgado

    Ethan Salgado

    Acum 3 Zile

    Does anyone else think that it’s really not that bad? Like yes it’s massive and a little awkward but the whole car still looks pretty cool. Cool colors, cool wheels. I think if it weren’t for the grill it’d be a pretty dang sexy car. But I’ve certainly seen uglier BMWs in the past in my opinion.

  6. The Fullstack Ninja

    The Fullstack Ninja

    Acum 3 Zile

    those kidneys are so ugly

  7. Miroslav Hallacovic

    Miroslav Hallacovic

    Acum 4 Zile

    it really tights the room together...

  8. Her0n x

    Her0n x

    Acum 6 Zile

    I don't know.. We had insanely high powered cars before we had these huge grills, it seems to me that they just utilized the newly found benefits of their highly questionable design choices for something practical once the design was made. It may be fast and capable, but it sure as hell wont go down in history as one of the beautiful m3s. the predecessor on the other hand.. now that's a gorgeous car!

  9. Horny Police

    Horny Police

    Acum 6 Zile

    I could make some burgers in that grill

  10. Kurt Sudheim

    Kurt Sudheim

    Acum 6 Zile

    I don't care that much for aesthetics, but that birch is FUUUGLY

  11. Deron Devos

    Deron Devos

    Acum 6 Zile

    I like the grill but dont like the interuption of the EU numberplates

  12. Courtney Coulson

    Courtney Coulson

    Acum 7 Zile

    The Plymouth Fury, made famous in the movie Christine, as well as the similar Belvedere both have radiator grills extending below the bumper, somehow it looks much cooler when they do it.

  13. 619jas1


    Acum 8 Zile

    i like them

  14. Hrt D

    Hrt D

    Acum 8 Zile

    The problem is not the number or size of the radiators,they know how to overcome engineering challenges.It's just bad design ,which is not a first for bmw (see Bangle era-by the way I wonder what he has to say about this m3). Bmw could have easily kept the CS concept (2007) design language for this generation of cars. For those who still wish for a pretty Bmw,just buy a Z8 or a 3.0CSI.

  15. Wavy Trini

    Wavy Trini

    Acum 9 Zile

    Hate on me if you want but I actually grew to like the bumper/ grill style of the new 3 and 4 series. Makes me think of German engineering meeting American Muscle

  16. Brent


    Acum 9 Zile

    "Piggy McPiggerson!" LOL I love it! Agreed, hideously, abhorrently ugly cars! Good design analysis on the grill issue BTW.

  17. Mauro Marotta

    Mauro Marotta

    Acum 9 Zile

    I don't really dislike the new grilles. They remind to me the air intakes of a fighter jet. Maybe what could have been better developed is the transition from the harsh lines of the grill to the "classic" lines of the rest of the car. Overall, anyways, as a BMW owner, this Is a car I would purchase.

  18. SANDWICHE man


    Acum 9 Zile

    I seen one in person ugly

  19. George Karakaev

    George Karakaev

    Acum 10 Zile

    What is the excuse for the electric ones?

  20. Bobby Knight

    Bobby Knight

    Acum 10 Zile

    Why would anyone even consider buying such an ugly ass car? It's beyond ugly, if you ask me. I know I'm ugly, too, but come on, we're talking about a car here.

  21. james Corduroy

    james Corduroy

    Acum 10 Zile

    Take off the bar that divides the two grills and it’d literally look a lot better. But then it wouldn’t be a beemer anymore

  22. Nicholas Johnston

    Nicholas Johnston

    Acum 13 Zile

    Man, stop overacting. People are gonna love it in a year just like the Supra

  23. Greenespirit


    Acum 13 Zile

    that just sounds like a shit ton of extra expensive german parts that can go bad and cause a whole lot of other problems.

  24. CleanMotorSport RacingAssociation

    CleanMotorSport RacingAssociation

    Acum 13 Zile

    If a cars design is so important. To think BMW would have been taking notes about how to fix that nasty ass grille. 🤣

  25. IForgorWhatLife


    Acum 13 Zile

    I like it because its just unique and simply not so boring. It looks really funky and i kinda just got bored of seeing the BMW lineup grills continuously stay the same and look like its old boring self. The older grill might look better compared to the new one for some people but I love it for how unique and special it is.

  26. Ayush Mourya

    Ayush Mourya

    Acum 14 Zile

    Am I the only one who likes the new bmw m3

  27. Edgar Reyes

    Edgar Reyes

    Acum 15 Zile

    The grill on the BMW looks like Hitler mustache

  28. kajikanna


    Acum 16 Zile

    Wow. This had depth. You've managed to up the bar on this videos.

  29. Steve


    Acum 16 Zile

    I love these new ugly designs. They've helped stabilize the value of my 2017 440i gc. The used market price hasn't gone down on it since these new grill designs were unveiled

  30. Jaxson P

    Jaxson P

    Acum 16 Zile

    I honestly really like the new grills😅

  31. Jamil Moore

    Jamil Moore

    Acum 17 Zile

    Haven’t finished the video…but there are cars with more “Powah” that also do it with less grill. Hmmmmn M5 CS.

  32. BATCH24racing


    Acum 17 Zile

    Eh... at least its functional and not fake. I suppose it gets a pass.

  33. Plegacy UHE

    Plegacy UHE

    Acum 18 Zile

    it's also missing the chrome accent surrounding the kidneys; making it less familiar, thus odd/ugly feeling

  34. MotoMotion Canada

    MotoMotion Canada

    Acum 18 Zile

    I think you hit the nail on the head (or pig on the nose, so to speak) What stands out to me is that all the redesigns have put the bumper line back into the design. Great vids, keep em comin, but with more truck stuff.

  35. Maple Schnitzel

    Maple Schnitzel

    Acum 18 Zile

    The new grills remind me of the Dodge Magnum. It’s a face only a mother can love.

  36. Wee Biker

    Wee Biker

    Acum 19 Zile

    That grill is shit.

  37. FC1032


    Acum 19 Zile

    This will probably be downvoted to oblivion, but I actually dont dislike this look as much as i hate how the supra looks. Sure the nose up front is like a pig, but to me the supra is all round disproportionate , lumpy and awkwardly shaped.

  38. abstreebee


    Acum 19 Zile

    I hate BMW, theyre prolly one of my least favorite manufacturers. I can't deny their achievements, but I hate how 99% of them look. The only ones I like are: The new M3/M4 850i M1 507 Idk why everyone dislikes the new M3/M4 and yet I love it lmao

  39. Samuel G

    Samuel G

    Acum 19 Zile

    the rule was they made the grill horizontal instead of vertical

  40. Katsuchiyo


    Acum 20 Zile

    Austrian painter mustache grill.

  41. MrBlacksight


    Acum 20 Zile

    I don't like it, it looks like it has been lifted from a 70's Camaro Z28 RS. Slightly different shape but similar in my eyes.

  42. Viduna Weerasinghe

    Viduna Weerasinghe

    Acum 20 Zile

    Maybe they saw a slight decrease in sales of the F80 generation M3(maybe because its bit similar to the previous generation) So they could make the present car look controversial and make the Next M3 more desirable looking, bring back more hype than ever before. Maybe they'll do crazy good in the next generation(because there's a chance of going electric, people become less interested)

  43. CanOf WD40

    CanOf WD40

    Acum 21 o Zi

    I actually like this look



    Acum 21 o Zi


  45. Epilla Victor

    Epilla Victor

    Acum 21 o Zi

    Wow.... I could see it didn't look as great but couldn't quite pin point why. Thanks man. Very beautiful analysis right there.

  46. rob campbell

    rob campbell

    Acum 21 o Zi

    Edsel. Tribeca. BMW m4. A nod to history ( & China grill obsessed market.)

  47. Simon


    Acum 21 o Zi

    But that feeling after you’ve washed and polished it and you stand back and admire it’s beauty. Can you do that if it’s just about how it drives? It’s like having someone great in bed but not that great to look at. That’s why married guys have pretty cars isn’t it?

  48. coolbaskin


    Acum 21 o Zi

    They also have no metallic borders as opposed to all other grills before. They are borderless. Modern? Yes. BMW? Mmmm...

  49. My Perspective

    My Perspective

    Acum 21 o Zi

    They comprised by settling for that shape to make it not look like a Dodge Ram T grill.

  50. My Perspective

    My Perspective

    Acum 21 o Zi

    BMW always did have a hard time with their designs. They frequently design vehicles that look like beavers with their big buck teeth grills.👎😕👎

  51. Wessel Driessen

    Wessel Driessen

    Acum 22 Zile

    I kinda like the look to be honest... Don't kill me please

  52. Rich Watts

    Rich Watts

    Acum 22 Zile

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    Acum 23 Zile

    I think they look good. Ive seen them in real life and they are not as bad as in the pictures

  54. pat holmwood

    pat holmwood

    Acum 23 Zile

    i think it looks like 2 big buck teeth. just a snaggletooth mf bmw…gross

  55. Derick Masai

    Derick Masai

    Acum 23 Zile

    Beauty really is subjective cause those are 2 gorgeous vehicles. And I'm an SUV fan myself.

  56. F Nativ95

    F Nativ95

    Acum 23 Zile

    I actually like the huge grill's xD

  57. Echoxulan


    Acum 24 Zile

    i LOVE the rear end of the M3 tho, it looks jagged and out there, bulky so when it sits low that shit look like its twerkin, but then you pull round and she smiles at you with 2 big ass teeth. Thats how i feel on the M3 G80. but Her aunt f80 was just perfect

  58. Diogo Campos

    Diogo Campos

    Acum 25 Zile

    The car looked like shit, until the explanation. Made it smell better, but it's still ugly.

  59. Lord Bobbymort

    Lord Bobbymort

    Acum 25 Zile

    Big ol' nostrils. But have you seen the new WRX? The WRX with a totally unrecognizable front-end and a back end that just looks like a Camry and a giant stupid infotainment center? Some would say it's annoying that Subaru has seemingly changed their Design Language.

  60. Papa Grounds

    Papa Grounds

    Acum 25 Zile

    I like the new grills. Nothing wrong with 🐷

  61. ProductBasement


    Acum 25 Zile

    BMWs are always so bland looking. You would never guess they're fast if you'd never heard of BMW

  62. Daquan


    Acum 25 Zile

    Lack of proper shoulder line on the m4 makes me angry

  63. Jake The T

    Jake The T

    Acum 25 Zile

    Is it weird that I like it?

  64. The King Of Noobs

    The King Of Noobs

    Acum 26 Zile

    Lol I like the new grille I guess, its different.

  65. ShindenHorizon


    Acum 26 Zile

    I think it's fine for me that the Grille should be like that.Yes it does make the new BMW M3 look like a pig with that Grille but I would gladly take that so the driver wouldn't have to worry so much about engine overheating and at the very least it will receive the efficient cooling it needs so I'll consider that BMW

  66. suyash jaiswal

    suyash jaiswal

    Acum 26 Zile

    Imho the grill and design grew over me 👀

  67. Mc Nugger

    Mc Nugger

    Acum 26 Zile

    4 cooling radiators ? Wtf

  68. meme dream

    meme dream

    Acum 27 Zile

    SEVEN RADIATORS? WHAT? Okay, I have NEVER even known that was possible, and I work on cars. I never thought it was ugly, I thought it was cool, unique, and innovative. And I KNEW there HAD to be a reason as to why they did this, and I guess I was right, although highly surprised.

  69. Finer Pixels

    Finer Pixels

    Acum 27 Zile

    Tha ugly grill is jxt a bad look for aNY BMW

  70. MIK55 TV

    MIK55 TV

    Acum 27 Zile

    Didn't like it in the beginning but i gotta say it grew on me and now i love it i think it looks mean and unique

  71. PriestJK


    Acum 28 Zile

    I absolutely love the new M3, even the grill! Others still have larger grills, but nobody talks about that just because they aren't used to it. But yeah, gorgeous car and I love the interior! I need an xdrive!

  72. SIR_CRAB


    Acum 28 Zile

    I absolutely love it... AUDI has even bigger grills and absolutely repetitive designs and no one moans Perhaps that's what people like... Repetitive designs as can't process change

  73. Wellington M

    Wellington M

    Acum 28 Zile

    Maybe ugly is part of the "new normal"...

  74. Hunter Vapes

    Hunter Vapes

    Acum 28 Zile

    Basically, BMW said: "we don't want the Z3/4 to be confused with the Supra models, so we made the kidney grilles a bit larger..."

  75. Salvador Fox

    Salvador Fox

    Acum 28 Zile

    chris bangle.....

  76. Medic-chan


    Acum 28 Zile

    BMW did the same thing with the Mini facelift adding the Hulk Hogan moustache the year before.

  77. Carlos Penna

    Carlos Penna

    Acum 29 Zile

    I like it lol

  78. MCBritta


    Acum 29 Zile

    "the kidney grille got its name from looking like kidney beans"...which got its name from looking like... guess what: a kidney!

  79. JUiCE_JUiCE


    Acum 29 Zile

    Would you rather have performance over looks, or looks over performance?

  80. Mikkel Pedersen

    Mikkel Pedersen

    Acum 29 Zile

    I've actually come to like the design of the new grill, it reminds me of the garmisch concept. And i would say that the M1 counts as a lower half kidney grill

  81. Tj930


    Acum 29 Zile

    Great video.... Last good-looking BM was the M1...First, last and only... 40 years ago... Kind of equates to never happened

  82. Julian Lemmerich

    Julian Lemmerich

    Acum 29 Zile

    The design is actually growing on me. I hated it too in the beginning. But the License Plate is a big part of this. Without it, it's a lot harsher

  83. DeadPixel918


    Acum 29 Zile

    The fact that there is a license plate blocking what little gains that could have been made with the C H O N K grille is also infuriating if the change was performance minded

  84. SoapyBanana


    Acum lună

    Good thing its fast so you don't have to look at it for long as it passes.

  85. Kamesh Setty

    Kamesh Setty

    Acum lună

    I don't care what anyone say I like the new M3 and M4 kidney grills. It gets even stronger when they have a functional purpose too

  86. tristian mason

    tristian mason

    Acum lună

    All those new cars and truck look like crap or they look like One or another

  87. colburn888


    Acum lună

    Its like those memes where the more you look at it the worse it gets.

  88. Fred MHz

    Fred MHz

    Acum lună

    vertical grill lines are now horizontal

  89. HellOnWheelz 13

    HellOnWheelz 13

    Acum lună

    looks like an old jaguar

  90. Ken Krupowies

    Ken Krupowies

    Acum lună

    I approve of this design choice. It's bold for a car that should be bold.

  91. Lucka Jaliashvili

    Lucka Jaliashvili

    Acum lună

    ok my mind has been changed in the first 3 minutes

  92. Jay Dee

    Jay Dee

    Acum lună

    Brilliant analysis.

  93. Dimitris Loukos

    Dimitris Loukos

    Acum lună

    i believe it looks nice and the fact that it's 60hp higher than the last model says it all

  94. JackOnRS


    Acum lună

    I personally think it looks fine

  95. Stephan Van Der Merwe

    Stephan Van Der Merwe

    Acum lună

    The new grille looks good. I agree that the reason why it looks weird is due to it going into the lower part of the bumper.

  96. FrankieDeuce


    Acum lună

    The fact that the electric i4 has the same grill blows holes in the cooling theory.

    • MCBritta


      Acum 29 Zile

      in that case its more of a consistency thing i think. the i4 is still more or less a 4 series - which all have the pignose grille.

  97. Diogo Teixeira

    Diogo Teixeira

    Acum lună

    M340I is where it's at

  98. Bob Martens

    Bob Martens

    Acum lună


  99. J Sis

    J Sis

    Acum lună

    Ugly bro it’s bad ass looking