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View Poll Results: Color of your X1?
Alpine White (non metallic) 14 15.38%
Jet Black (non metallic) 6 6.59%
Marrakesh Brown 0 0%
Sparkling Bronze 2 2.20%
Midnight Blue 7 7.69%
Mineral Grey 13 14.29%
Valencia Orange 9 9.89%
Black Sapphire 9 9.89%
Le Mans Blue 8 8.79%
Cashmere Silver 6 6.59%
Glacier Silver 6 6.59%
Deep Sea Blue 2 2.20%
Mineral White 9 9.89%
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      02-20-2013, 07:02 PM   #1
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      02-21-2013, 05:47 AM   #2
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I've got a red one, their faster you know. Was going to order space grey, but saw a red demo and thought never had a red car so why not..
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Vermillion red pre-facelift 2011. However still with N20 turbofour and 8-spd auto...
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      02-21-2013, 07:06 AM   #4
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Vermillion red pre-facelift 2011. However still with N20 turbofour and 8-spd auto...
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      02-21-2013, 09:19 AM   #5
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Jet black. I hope it comes within the next week, too!
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I wish we could get a red one in the states. I ordered mineral grey.
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Out of 43 X1 owners Alpine White seems to be ahead for now...
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So far:

White (either): 12
Blue (either): 10
Black (either): 8
Silver/grey: 8
Orange: 3
Beige (cashmere), bronze, brown: 2
Reds and Greens: Missing from poll

I'm surprised there are so many Le Mans Blues, given that it's M-Sport exclusive, but that could be a selection bias - there might be a higher than normal amount of M-Sport buyers on a forum like this.
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So far:

White (either): 12
Blue (either): 10
Black (either): 8
Silver/grey: 8
Orange: 3
Beige (cashmere), bronze, brown: 2
Reds and Greens: Missing from poll

I'm surprised there are so many Le Mans Blues, given that it's M-Sport exclusive, but that could be a selection bias - there might be a higher than normal amount of M-Sport buyers on a forum like this.
I picked all 13 colors from the BMW USA site.(build you own - X1)
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I picked all 13 colors from the BMW USA site.(build you own - X1)
Different countries get different color choices (or did, up until the 2014 models). I wish I could have gotten the deep red version, but they don't sell that here in the US.
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I'm surprised I'm the only Deep Sea Blue X1 on the poll so far. It looks especially good with terra interior. Mineral White was my second choice.

Given the look of Deep Sea Blue and Midnight Blue, you'd think the names should be switched.
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I'm surprised I'm the only Deep Sea Blue X1 on the poll so far. It looks especially good with terra interior. Mineral White was my second choice.

Given the look of Deep Sea Blue and Midnight Blue, you'd think the names should be switched.
I have a tiefseeblau (sounds way nicer, the names in German) with vermilionrot interior
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All of the line ordering crap severely limited my color choices!
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I decided to go with Valencia Orange because I think it makes the design stand out more on the M-sport, but I like the Alpine white also
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Valencia Orange I am driving!
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Valencia Orange here as well.
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Add another Alpine White to the list - just picked up mine yesterday.
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I am glad to see that Mineral White was not on the top. I really like this color specially on a sunny day after a wash.
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I feel sorry for the guy or gal in BMW who decided to offer the X1 in Marrakesh Brown instead of Vermillion Red...
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I feel sorry for the guy or gal in BMW who decided to offer the X1 in Marrakesh Brown instead of Vermillion Red...
Agreed!

I also feel like Mineral White is a real sleeper. My parents have this on their 328i otherwise I may have chosen it.
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I feel sorry for the guy or gal in BMW who decided to offer the X1 in Marrakesh Brown instead of Vermillion Red...
I like Marrakesh brown, saw it on a 1 series and it had great metallic fleck with a lot of gold tones in the highlights. I am not a brown car person but it is actually a lively handsome shade of it.
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