Wednesday, March 03, 2021

8 Series - Exterior Colors

Color swatches are sample representations only for reference.
Main » Red » Exterior Color Details
Exterior Color: Brokatrot
English: Brocade Red
Color Group: Red
Color Type: Metallic
Color Code: 259
BMW Part Number: 51 91 1 052 074
8er's Produced: : 300
  • Introduced to the Euro 8er as a standard color offering beginning with July 1990 production and ended with June 1995 production.
  • This color is often confused with Calypso Red (code 252).

Pictures provided by:
Peter Rosenqvist, Sweden
1992 850iA


Color images were derived from multiple sources, including BMW AG, PPG/BASF automotive color charts, and owner vehicles. Republishing content is expressly prohibited.

Audited: 01-Feb-2007
Source: 2005 BMW 8 Series Inventory Project