Friday, March 05, 2021

8 Series - Exterior Colors

Color swatches are sample representations only for reference.
Main » Green » Exterior Color Details
Exterior Color: British Racing Green
English: British Racing Green
Color Group: Green
Color Type: Standard
Color Code: 312
BMW Part Number: 51 91 1 052 545
8er's Produced: : 6
  • Special order color through BMW Individual
  • Introduced to the 8 Series line with March 1996 production
  • Vehicles with this color:
    • M73 850CiA - 2 (North America)
    • M62 840CiA - 4 (Euro)
  • Alternate color code:
    • 05-209-6852

The photos here  are of David Hockney's USA-spec 1997 M73 850CiA.  Mr. Hockney is a famous artist who parinted the famous USA-spec 1994 S70 850CSi Art Car.

Mr. Hockney's personal car is truly a work of art from BMW Individual. 


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