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    This morning there was a posting on Teslarati talking about HUD they had seen in the new Mazda CX-9 and what the writer was expecting/hoping the Model ☰ will have in comparison. But no photos were of the CX-9's HUD were included so I went looking for photos. The HUD pix were not impressive.
    BUT what did catch my eye was their 2-tone seats and how with a little tweak would be a great look for the Model ☰.

    Mazda CX-9 seat:
    2016-Mazda-CX-9-front-interior-seats2.jpg

    photoshopped to be ☰-ish
    CX-9 to M3.jpg

    It reminded me of the Roadsters that could pick their main and contrasting leather colors form a half dozen colors. While volume will not permit the level of customization the early Roadsters had, it would be cool to have a 2-tone option with the ☰ incorporated in 'standard' colors.
     
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      Two toned leather seats could help keep cost down when building out the interior.
       
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      I could see something like that had they decided to offer a Signature series.
      Mind if I tweet the photo to @elonmusk?
       
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        Go ahead. I probably would go for leather no matter, but something like this I would for sure upgrade for!
         
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        I sent this off to Elon

        Check out @Model3Owners's Tweet:
         
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          My wife loved the seats in the Model X we saw, white leather with black piping. Every time she mentioned the X, the very next thing she said was she "loved the white seats with black piping!" I hope they're not available on the Model 3 or my wife may compel me to order them.....
           
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          There was once a sort of overexposed Photoshop image of the Model X interior... Ah! Here it is:
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          I really liked how this makes the seats look 'silvery' and the whole interior just a little bit more futuristic. As much as I love a TAN interior, if this sort of look were available for Model ☰ that would be my choice. I would enjoy something with a metallic look to it.
           
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