Bmw m1 parts street race.
Bmw m1 procar street legal.
Ending that year bmw announced its formula 1 engine supply to bernie ecclestones brabham team and with group 4 homologation achieved the bmw m1s became sports car world championship contenders from 1981.
Developed to compete in group 4 and 5 against the dominant might of its rear engined countrymen called the.
How canepa built a street legal 1979 bmw m1 procar.
Bmw built 40 m1 procars only one of which was made street legal.
This 1979 bmw m1 procar was completely restored by racer bruce canepa at his garage in scotts valley.
As a stepping stone towards pinnacle level motor racing the bmw m1 procar programme had done its job.
Bmw only built 453 examples of its magnificent m1 sports car between 1978 and 1981 making it one of the bavarian automakers.
Before selling it however bmw removed many of the racing parts thus making it street legal.
The thermal club today announced it will display the worlds only street legal bmw m1 procar and offer a virtual reality track experience at the 26 th annual mccalls motorworks revival in.
For more information about history and technical info on the e26 m1 see here bmw m1 cylinder heads camshaft carrier.
We created a list of parts to convert a street m883 engine to m881 spec.
Out of the 40 bmw m1 procars ever made only one was turned into a street legal model.
The bmw m1 was an impressive road car though that was never the end goal.
Car number 31 of 40 will be making an appearance at this weeks pebble beach concours delegance and will.