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post #1 of 19 (permalink) Old 11-20-2012, 05:48 PM Thread Starter
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The most expensive "swirl"

Hamann Motorsport (a German car tuning company) has painted a McLaren MP4-12C to look like a multicoloured swirl and if the article is to be believed the paint job cost £90,000!

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/arti...rt-wheels.html

For people who don't want to read the article here's the pics.





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post #2 of 19 (permalink) Old 11-20-2012, 05:58 PM
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Re: The most expensive "swirl"

I thought that Darren has swirled a couple of GT cars back a few years ago, or is that one of those fabled Internet rumours...
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post #3 of 19 (permalink) Old 11-20-2012, 07:07 PM
 
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Re: The most expensive "swirl"

That is Ugly!
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I thought that Darren has swirled a couple of GT cars back a few years ago, or is that one of those fabled Internet rumours...
lol. he did :
harleys
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guitars
guitar pedals such as sweetsound stuff example: http://www.ebay.com/itm/Sweet-Sound-...item2577d5a1de

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pants

but never a car lol.
also that paint is flawless and a swirl never will be that clean.
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Re: The most expensive "swirl"

seaquarium + lots of Borax + lots of paint + crane.
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also that paint is flawless and a swirl never will be that clean.
Swirled foliate! I know you can do it...
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seaquarium + lots of Borax + lots of paint + crane.
Simple haha!
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post #8 of 19 (permalink) Old 11-23-2012, 12:23 AM
 
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Amazing car

Not amazing paint job

Lets leave the art cars to bmw.
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Re: The most expensive "swirl"

That's not a swirl.
I only see stripes, lines.
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post #11 of 19 (permalink) Old 11-26-2012, 05:27 PM
 
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i see your car and raise you a jem DNA with the blood of god.
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post #12 of 19 (permalink) Old 12-08-2012, 02:55 PM
 
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Wicked!
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post #13 of 19 (permalink) Old 12-10-2012, 11:32 AM
 
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Sick! I wonder if they did each piece individually, or as a whole?
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Sick! I wonder if they did each piece individually, or as a whole?
Use your brain, they just sprayed those colors on a car wash rollover thing
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Use your brain, they just sprayed those colors on a car wash rollover thing
Well, with a $122k paint job, I would want it done by hand
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