Ed Higginbotham Editorial Assistant
May 22, 2015 3:46 p.m.

... Is very yellow. And aggressive. Thoughts?

May 22, 2015 3:47 p.m.

I want to know how to open the hood.

cmcgregor Reader
May 22, 2015 3:50 p.m.

It's..........interesting?

I bet it has a really nice personality.

David S. Wallens Editorial Director
May 22, 2015 3:52 p.m.

I thought you said it was green....

May 22, 2015 3:54 p.m.
JohnyHachi6 wrote: I want to know how to open the hood.

Seeing where the lines are at on the fenders, I'm going to say the hood and the tops of the fenders come up as one piece.

As for the homage, I really like it.

captdownshift SuperDork
May 22, 2015 4:00 p.m.

I feel that it has a look that will grow on you, like fungus, or cancer.

etifosi Dork
May 22, 2015 4:05 p.m.

Petrolburner HalfDork
May 22, 2015 4:55 p.m.

I like the rear fenders, but the wrap over front fenders go too far.

HappyAndy UberDork
May 22, 2015 5:03 p.m.

The nose needs some tweeking, otherwise, I like it.

racerfink SuperDork
May 22, 2015 5:10 p.m.

It's no 2016 Camaro...

Spitsix HalfDork
May 22, 2015 5:23 p.m.

I love this view

Driven5 Dork
May 22, 2015 5:24 p.m.

It appears to be a fitting homage...I'd rock one.

racerdave600 SuperDork
May 22, 2015 5:30 p.m.

I like it too. The original was over the top in its day, and it carries on the I8 theme in details. I'd have one.

Kreb UltraDork
May 22, 2015 5:31 p.m.

And people complained about Bangle.

I think that it's an interesting design, but a lousy tribute.

DrBoost UltimaDork
May 22, 2015 5:32 p.m.

I like it. I agree that the nose, specifically the grill, needs some work. Looks like a pointy nose. I'm sure it's for ped pro, but it looks nit great. The whole design though, looks great.

Keith Tanner MegaDork
May 22, 2015 5:53 p.m.

I like it. If BMW didn't tell you it was a Batmobile homage, you'd probably still peg it as one. It's got lots of interesting design elements that aren't carbon copies of the CSL, but are obviously related.

Toebra New Reader
May 22, 2015 5:56 p.m.

It looks like it fell out of the ugly tree and hit every branch on the way down.

JacktheRiffer Reader
May 22, 2015 6:06 p.m.

Side and rear are nice but that front is nasty. This is coming from someone who doesnt mind the lexus predator grill.

Keith Tanner MegaDork
May 22, 2015 6:23 p.m.

I LOVE the taillights.

singleslammer UltraDork
May 22, 2015 6:34 p.m.

Needs to be killed with fire.... That is all.

DeadSkunk UltraDork
May 22, 2015 6:38 p.m.

It's fine from the scuttle back. Lose the silly front fenders and tidy up the front a little. The grille is overdone.

Ian F MegaDork
May 22, 2015 6:38 p.m.
Petrolburner wrote: I like the rear fenders, but the wrap over front fenders go too far.

Pretty much my opinion as well, but as a whole I like it.

dean1484 MegaDork
May 22, 2015 7:54 p.m.

Nope they missed the mark with that one.

NOHOME UberDork
May 22, 2015 8:39 p.m.

oldeskewltoy SuperDork
May 22, 2015 8:49 p.m.

downright fugly

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