Get the wheel covers instead of alloys.
Get the cassette deck.
Get the Xenons.
Keep the Black Paint that makes the car look like a jellybean.
Keep the Sand High-Gloss Trim.
Keep the oversized multi-function steering wheel.
Keep the standard seats in Sand Leatherette
Don't get the Fog lights.
Don't get the Armrest
Keep the front license plate on.
I don't mean to offend anyone with the above configuration, I just think C&D picked about the ugliest E46 possible to test. They had picked a car with 7 of the above ten things. Next to this E46, even the Contour looked good.