Originally Posted by toxicnerve
That'd qualify you for clownage!
Yes, that would definitely remove "safe" status.
The 2 golden rules with M badges and to avoid clown status:
If it came out of the factory with them on - they're fine!
You can take away badges, but you cannot add!
Gone but not forgotten:
325i M Sport (E92), Black Sapphire, Coral Red Dakota, 19" 225's, Seat Heating, 6FL and de-badge
Replaced by 6.2 litres of AMG powered C class.