BMW

Cheap 1974 BMW 2002 Project

While I have a hard time ignoring everything German and vintage (hence why fellow editor Jamie flagged this 1974 2002 for me), your appetite for big projects can wane after a while. Currently, I blame the on-again off-again Mercedes… more»

Well-Loved Driving Machine: 1989 BMW M3

Much has been written about the long-lived nature of cars developed by BMW’s in-house motorsport division, particularly the E28 M5 and E30 M3. Of course, these are maintenance-hungry engines, but the basic rule of thumb says if you treat… more»

Smoke Damage: Charred 1988 BMW M3

This is gut-wrenching – the sight of two desirable BMWs, sitting in a driveway covered in soot. Of course, it’s a scene I’m sadly familiar with, as my 1987 BMW 325is lived through a garage fire where it was… more»

Baur Spec: 1985 BMW 320 TC2

As the resident BMW enthusiast, I’m always undecided where I stand on the novel Baur conversion cars. They sport a unique combination of roof panels and pillars, affording a combination of open-air experiences. However, they never seem to command… more»

No Reserve Land Shark: 1986 BMW 635CSI

BMW’s E24-chassis 6-Series remains one of the better choices still available for reasonable money if a German hobby car is on your list. The 635CSI often gets overlooked next to the glorious M6 of the same generation, but the… more»

Engine Swap Candidate: 1969 BMW 2002

Despite being a massive project, this 1969 BMW 2002 is a desirable round taillight car equipped with factory air conditioning. And really, once you get past the part about it needing an engine dropped in, there’s not much here… more»

Track Car Build: 1990 BMW M3

Some of the insanity around E30 M3 prices has begun to calm down, with less than perfect cars sticking around for longer periods of time 0r selling for far lower prices than a few years ago. Now, that’s not… more»

M-Technic Kit: 1992 BMW 318ic

Although I consider myself somewhat of an expert in all things E30-platform related, this 1992 BMW 318ic took me by surprise as it’s fitted with the desirable M-Technic package. I don’t recall seeing the lower-tier 318 with this package… more»

Boutique E36: 1994 BMW Alpina B3 3.0

The E36 chassis of the BMW 3 Series is one of the company’s most accessible models, but unfortunately, there aren’t too many pristine examples of the sporty compact left. Most E36’s, especially performance oriented ones, which were driven hard… more»

36,800 Original Miles: 1978 BMW 633CSI

BMW’s E24 platform, otherwise known as a 6-Series, has been a conundrum value-wise for years. Really, it should be a fairly collectible car by this point, but it was only recently that the decent M6s started to fetch a… more»

Nine BMW E28s Discovered In A Barn!

Getting the call that it’s time to clear nine dusty classics out of a barn is one that most of us would answer. It happened to an enthusiast in Europe who had attempted to buy some cars from an… more»

Timewarp Roundie: 1971 BMW 2002

It’s fitting that the week where many BMW 2002 fanatics make their annual pilgrimage to the annual Vintage festival that this incredibly preserved 1971 example comes up for sale. The Vintage celebrates antique BMWs pre-dating the mid-90s (a constant… more»

One of 507: 1990 BMW Alpina B10 Bi-Turbo

When it comes to BMW’s 5 Series sedans, the third-generation E34 chassis doesn’t usually get the recognition it deserves. However, it’s hard for anyone to look past a BMW model modified by the tuning powerhouse known as Alpina. This… more»

No Reserve Roundie: 1973 BMW 2002

There’s no shortage of kind things I could say about BMW’s 02 Series and its different variations. In my opinion, it’s one of the best models to roll off the company’s assembly line. This 1973 2002 is available here… more»

BF AUCTION: 1981 BMW 633 CSi Ending Soon!

We featured this BMW a while back as an Exclusive, but with some new information in hand, the owner has decided to run it as a BF Auction! So here is the story of how we came across this… more»

Rare Japanese-Spec 1990 BMW 325i M-Technic II

The E30 chassis of BMW’s 3 Series is a longtime favorite of automotive enthusiasts, thanks to well-balanced attributes and distinctive styling. This 1990 BMW 325i began its life in Japan, but after being imported into the United States in… more»