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Old 02-04-2009, 05:02 AM   #23
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Originally Posted by SpeedDemon View Post
Bangle didn't start leading design until 1999... by that time the E46 was already well beyond complete. They were selling the E46 in Europe in 1998 and the design was likely completed in late 1996 or early 1997.

Born in the USA, Christopher Bangle, aged 52, has been Head of BMW Group Design Development since October 1992.
He may not have been lead designer until 99, but I was told that the E46 and E39 were among his first designs...

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