The batmobile featured a full aerodynamic package in addition to lightweight body panels a quick ratio steering box 14 alpina wheels and scheel sport seats.
Bmw e9 30 csl batmobile.
The e9 bodywork was built by karmann.
Bmw e9 30 csl batmobile price new na price now 200 400000 engine bmw m30 inline straight six 3 litre 35 litre rivals ford capri rs ford escort rs1600 alfa romeo 2000 gtam verdict a milestone for bmw one of the most distinctive touring cars ever.
Well as the early e9 race cars were all 2800cs prior to the factory 30csls and much later batmobiles it always seems a bit strange to me to call any of the standard 2800cs or 30cs coupes a csl or even a bat as they were modified later from a standard chassis.
The original bmw 30 csl batmobile is an almost mythological car that has graced countless teenagers bedrooms walls in poster form and features prominently in many adults automotive bucket lists.
Initially released as the 2800 cs model the e9 was based on the bmw 2000 c 2000 cs four cylinder coupes which were enlarged to fit the bmw m30 six cylinder engine.
As a racing car the e9 was very successful in the european touring car championship and the deutsche rennsport meisterschaft.
1969 bmw 30 csl batmobile for sale 0 ex schnitzer bmw alpina bmw 1971 nurburgring 24 hours 3rd place overall entered for the 1971.
30 csl batmobile w m1 engine.
Start date jan 11 2017.
Bmw introduced the 30 csl in 1972 as an homologation special based on the popular 30 cscsi sporting coupe.
This 1974 bmw 30 csl is one of 57 series 2 batmobiles produced only four of which were finished in taiga green from the factory.
Video of the 1973 bmw 30 csl batmobile group 2 evocation.
The bmw e9 is a range of coupes produced from 1968 to 1975.
The bmw 30 csl batmobile.
I think to command such a price tag with an e9 is only a functionality of rarity in originality.
The bmw e9 30 csl coupe sport light was built as an homologation special to allow the car to be eligible to race in the european touring car championship unveiled in 1971 at the geneva motor show production ran from 1971 until 1975 1265 cars in total this batmobile replica is based on a 1973 e9 cs shell completed to a very high specification and would cost considerably over.
For those of us of a certain age there is a huge amount of appeal in being able to enjoy a serious track day on a thursday at silverstone in a gorgeous well sorted e9 batmobile and burble up in the same car at your favourite pub on a sunday lunchtime.
Namely resto mods will only ever be worth amount x while original csls due to rarity will always fetch top dollar in my opinion.