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    Video: How to make art prints with your BMW M6
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    Matt Mullins has done everything from stunts in movies to driving with the United States secret service, but the BMW Performance Driving School chief instructor has never done this before. "This" in this case is creating postcards using a BMW M6 as the printing press. A pressurized ink system ...

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    Video: Tour BMW's Art Car collection with EVO
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    The last time we heard from EVO magazine's Henry Catchpole he was drifting a Caterham Supersports through the snow up the side of a French mountain. There's more to the Scotsman than mad antics, it seems. After studying philosophy and art history, the final hurdle to getting his degree was ...

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    Frank Stella's BMW M1 art car finds a new home in the Hamptons
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    Art cars are growing in popularity, with a number of automakers and their subsidiaries getting on board the trend. But BMW is where it all started. The German automaker has been at it since 1975. A good blogger's dozen of them have been commissioned for BMW over the years, and every one of them ...

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    BMW opens Art Car collection to the public with virtual gallery [w/video]
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    Nobody does Art Cars quite like BMW. Others try, from time to time, sure. But over the past 40 years, the Bavarian automaker has collaborated with world-renowned artists to create no fewer than 17 unique art cars, each a work of art in its own right. One of the things we love the most about ...

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    McLaren F1 GTR art car tipped to fetch $3 Million at auction
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    McLaren F1 GTR art car by César – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Over a decade since its inception, the McLaren F1 remains one of the fastest supercars ever made, and as such, a highly coveted collectors' item. The race-spec McLaren F1 GTR, even more so. But a McLaren F1 GTR ...

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    BMW Art Car and all-female Ford GT out of Le Mans
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    BMW Art Car and all-female Ford GT out of Le Mans – Click above for image gallery
    Artist Jeff Koons' special paint scheme is now the only thing that makes the #79 BMW M3 GT2 Art Car look like it's moving. Just after starting the sixth hour of the 24 hours of Le Mans, the BMW was crawling ...

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    Lead Audi nearly taken out of Le Mans by BMW Art Car
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    BMW Art Car and lead Audi R15 TDI altercation – Click above for image gallery
    Just four hours into the 24 Hours of Le Mans, eight-time-winner Tom Kristensen's race almost ended after contact with the BMW M3 GT2 Art Car. Audi R15 driver Kristensen was the lead Audi at the time, running a lap ...

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    BMW art car by Jeff Koons unveiled for 24 Hours of Le Mans [w/video]
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    Jeff Koons BMW M3 GT2 art car – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The latest in a 35-year-long run of BMW art cars was unveiled in Paris today ahead of its participation in next week's 24 hours of Le Mans. The M3 GT2 was painted by American artist Jeff Koons with a multicolored theme ...

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    BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo gets artsy with Patricia Urquiola and Giulio Ridolfo
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    The Dwelling Lab – Click above for high-res image gallery
    It's safe to say you won't be seeing this BMW art car lapping Sarthe any time soon. The Bavarian automaker teamed up with textiles manufacturer Kvadrat and Flos to create "The Dwelling Lab" – a design installation. The brain ...

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    BMW picks Jeff Koons as artist for next Art Car
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    If you're at all familiar with contemporary art, then you know that Jeff Koons is a triple, double-dog super megastar. Deeply controversial within the art world (Koons is a former stock broker that copied Andy Warhol's Factory techniques and hired an image consultant), Koons is perhaps best known ...

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    Pics Aplenty: BMW Art Cars at Los Angeles County Museum of Art
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    Click above for a high-res gallery of the BMW Art Cars at the L.A. County Museum of Art
    Last week, we told you that four of BMW's Art Cars were starting their North American tour in L.A., and that if you were in the area you should go check them out. Well, we took our own advice and spent a sunny ...

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    BMW's Art Cars start North American tour in Los Angeles
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    Click above to view Warhol, Stella, Lichtenstein, and Rauschenberg's BMW Art Cars in high resolution
    BMW's world famous Art Cars have been an interesting project since their inception in 1975, attracting some of the world's most notable artists to leave their mark on the Bavarian automobiles. But ...

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    BMW's 16th Art Car goes all modern art on us
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    click above image for high-res galleryBehold, the latest addition to BMW's Art Car program, where well known artists are given a BMW on which to spill their creative juices. The above "vehicle" is the result of handing over BMW's hydrogen-powered H2R race car to modern artist Olafur Eliasson.Let's ...

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    BMW Art Cars begin international tour
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    1976 BMW 3.0 CSL by Frank StellaA group of BMW Art Cars is headed to Gallery Petronas in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia this month for the start of a museum tour that will keep the cars on the road until 2010. The Malaysian display runs from from September 14 to October 22 and includes cars by Frank ...

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