Back in the 1980s mercedes was absolutely dominating the dtm race series they got their 190e and let cosworth have a tinker and the results were scintillating.
Bmw m3 e30 dtm interior.
The first bmw m3 was a homologation special to ensure the dtm racing version shown here would be able to compete in the eighties.
M3 sedans were available during the e36 19941999 and e90 2008.
The bmw e30 m3 was the first ever m3 bmw produced.
A 1988 e30 m3 with 8000 miles on the odometer.
Bmw m3 e30 schuifdak zwart leer zwarte hemel airc.
The e30 m3 was constructed by bmw for a predominate purpose to homologate a race car suitable for the european touring car championship etcc.
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The original bmw m3 has become a deified car.
Taking engineering to the absolute limits and turning a road ready production car into a race inspired tool for the streets is just awesome frankly and this e30 m3 certainly ticks the boxes.
Since its release in 1986 values have crept ever higher each year and now weve reached a new peak.
The donor m3s 23 litre four pot is stripped down and bored out to 25 litres like the later e30 m3 evos with custom rods pistons and a bmw motorsport crankshaft.
It was manufactured from 1986 thru 1991 with a total run of 17184 units worldwide.
57500 102041 km 071988 158 kw 215 hp antique classic previous owners manual gasoline.
The bmw m3 is a high performance version of the bmw 3 series developed by bmws in house motorsport division bmw m gmbhm3 models have been produced for every generation of 3 series since the e30 m3 was introduced in 1986.
Production started in september 1986 and ceased in july 1991.
Thankfully the owner of this particular ex dtm m3 still takes.
A us based online auctioneer has just sold an original road going bmw e30 m3 for a quarter of a million dollars.
Insert your own expletives here please while we attempt to fathom what on earth has.