BMW 3-Series Facelift?

A few new photos of a 3-series prototype surfaced this week, indicating the three is in for a mild restyling. Noted differences to the Munichers' bread-and-butter for 2009 include altered front bumper and air intakes, rounded-off grille, sculpted-in hood and sharper side skirts — that from the photo analysts at E90Post. Talk about detail-oriented; we had no idea Monk was into BMWs. [E90Post]