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Martha Stewart picks up her customized BMW X3 – Click above to watch video after the jump

Martha Stewart and her crew descended on BMW's Spartanburg, South Carolina production facility where the automaker builds its X3 crossover, as well as the X5 and X6. Stewart designed and built her own X3 through BMW's "Dream It. Build It. Drive it." program, allowing for more than 70 million unique configurations including a handful of exclusive hues.

When the show airs, viewers are able to enter a contest to win an X3 of their own, however it doesn't appear that Martha is looking to usurp Oprah in the you-get-a-car category of giveaways.

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Martha and "The Martha Stewart Show" Crew visit BMW's South Carolina Manufacturing Facility and the BMW Performance Center.

Woodcliff Lake, NJ – December 13, 2010... Martha Stewart accepted BMW's invitation to design her dream BMW X3 Sports Activity Vehicle using BMW's "Dream It. Build It. Drive It." program. Martha used the "Build Your Own" online tool on bmwusa.com to customize her own BMW X3.

Customization is a specialty for the new BMW X3, the vehicle has more than 70 million unique configurations. Martha Stewart designed her X3xDrive35i to have a Sparkling Bronze Metallic exterior, one of three special exterior colors that are only available for BMW X3 custom orders. Martha's BMW X3 has a Sand Beige Nevada Leather interior and Fineline Wave Wood Interior Trim.

Recently, Martha and "The Martha Stewart Show" crew went to Spartanburg, South Carolina to watch the production of her BMW X3. Martha experienced firsthand where BMW makes all BMW X3, X5 and X6 vehicles for customers around the world and interviewed the people who make them. The last stop of the day was the BMW Performance Center where Martha tested out the Ultimate Driving Machine on BMW's own track.

Viewers can watch Martha's visit to BMW on Tuesday, December 14 at 10 am ET/9 c on "The Martha Stewart Show" on Hallmark Channel. During the show, Martha will get the keys to her very own BMW and viewers will be encouraged to keep watching the show to find out how to enter for a chance to win their own BMW X3.

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      • 4 Years Ago
      OMG.....How can this left wing liberal loon drive a gas guzzing SUV. Isn't she concerned with global warming, her Co2 footprint and all that crap?????????????
      • 4 Years Ago
      I would have thought that someone involved with decorating all her life would pick something better than biege on biege !
      • 4 Years Ago
      She always sounds constipated.
      • 4 Years Ago
      The only thieves and crooks are the republicans. But your twisted mind and lack of logic and reasoning (,a typical republican) leads you to that conclusion. What was Bush and Cheney ,saints? Get educated before people like you destroy this country with your dumb votes.
      • 4 Years Ago
      Martha is too full of herself to realize what a joke she has become. What will she be known for? Getting arrested for insider trading and spending time in jail. I wonder if she lost all her rights like most people who go to jail?
      Big E
      • 4 Years Ago
      I love it. I love my X5, but I want an X3. So, I will be watching.
      • 4 Years Ago
      No, you must be confusing them with Tom Delay. Wow you must be worth millions of dollars to be a Republican, either that or a Christian Taliban.
      • 4 Years Ago
      Another example of Martha stewarts great business sense. Do a show about getting a new car. Therefore a business/production expense. As she did with her Boat. While I am no fan of hers. Her uncanny business sense is interesting. As for the "mantra" of criminal. She made all of $60,000. in her so called "insider" trading.
      • 4 Years Ago
      In a day when americans are on the skids isn't it nice to know she can do this!!!..I hope she drives by the forclosed houses and homeless shelters and waves at the peasants we are!! How profit and portfolio yuppie delicious!!!
      • 4 Years Ago
      That's NOT a 'good thing.'
      • 4 Years Ago
      Who really gives a @#$%^
      Have a quarter and tell someone who cares
      • 4 Years Ago
      Martha is very sweet, talented and gifted.
      She paid her dues.

      Lots of people drive BMWs.
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