Saturday, April 28, 2018

1980 BMW M1 up for grabs at Bonhams

A 1980 BMW M1 is lot 112 of the Bonhams auction and is going to be expensive. The BMW M1 is one of the most iconic supercars of its era and is rare with only 453 built between 1978–1981.

BMW had its masterpiece 3.5 liter I6 engine installed. It made 277 hp in the late ’70s, impressive from just 3.5 liters and six cylinders. It was also smooth, high-revving and durable.
The M1 coupe was hand-built between 1978 and 1981 under the motorsport division of BMW as a homologation special for sports car racing.

18,000 km from new, this car's estimate is US$ 450,000 - 550,000