Art Car Warpaint? Isn't that an oxymoron?
But the Art Cars all had a purpose to their wacky designs - many of which were colored and imagined to enhance the sense of speed, cause envy in pedestrians, or generally dazzle the eye.
The M235i certainly brings all three of those Art Car themes to the track this weekend - with a new livery that is quite astounding, very unique, and visually jarring at first.
Most of the BMW Art Cars were racers themselves, with a few exceptions toward the late 80s and early 1990s, when production models became the canvas.
But under that warpaint, this is the same amazing car we donned the "Best Junior Supercar... Ever..."
2014 BMW M235i Wearing Art Car Warpaint for Upcoming Nurburgring 24H Race
Special livery for the BMW M235i Racing at the Nürburgring-Nordschleife.
|Nürburgring (DE), 18th June 2014, BMW M235i Racing, special livery, pitlane, BMW M Performance Parts, 24h Nürburgring.|