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2013 BMW Z4 Review

2013 BMW Z4 Review

Photos/Review: Dan Scanlan Hot dog! I’ve got an almost mustard-yellow 2013 BMW Z4 Roadster, and everyone seems to want to catch up with me. But whether it was the color – officially Citrus Yellow – the shape or the hardtop convertible on it that tagged everyone’s interest was a question we would ponder during our […] [...more]

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Bavarian Batmobile: 1974 BMW 3.5 CSL

Bavarian Batmobile: 1974 BMW 3.5 CSL

Photos: Bob and Connie Schmitt This 3.5 CSL is one of four cars built by BMW Motorsport specifically to introduce BMW Technology to American road Racing, beginning with the transcontinental IMSA GT Championship. Chassis 2275987, the most highly developed version when brought to the US mid-way through the 1975 season, was first driven by Hans […] [...more]

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2011 Hilton Head Island Concours d’Elegance Results

2011 Hilton Head Island Concours d’Elegance Results

Photo Credit: Bob and Connie Schmitt, Hilton Head Concours Staff Sunday’s Concours d’Elegance top honor, “Best of Show”, was awarded to a 1937 BMW 328 Roadster owned by Lothar Schuettler of Darnestown, MD. First owned by famous German race driver Baron Fritz Huschke von Hanstein, the original cost was $2,792 US equivalent. It is one […] [...more]

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1937 BMW 328 MM Roadster

1937 BMW 328 MM Roadster

Photos: Bob and Connie Schmitt This 1937 BMW 328 roadster from the Oscar Davis Collection, participated in the 1940 Mille Miglia, An open-road endurance race which took place in Italy twenty-four times from 1927-1957 (thirteen before the war and 11 after 1947). The race was briefly stopped by Italy’s leader Benito Mussolini because of a […] [...more]

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1961 BMW R50S Ebay Auction

1961 BMW R50S Ebay Auction

Some people can take a perfectly good vintage machine, start modifying it and the outcome is well… Not so good. In this case, the guys here at The Motoring Journal all agree this is one screamin’ (8000RPM’s worth) Beemer we found on Ebay! The vintage racer setup has fast written all over it. The people […] [...more]

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The 1988 E30 M3- Never Be Afraid To Ask (Part 1)

The 1988 E30 M3- Never Be Afraid To Ask (Part 1)

One of my first semi-rare BMW sports car was a 1988 E30 M3. One evening on my way home from work I noticed a white E30 M3 parked out in front of my neighbors house. I wanted to stop but I had to get home because of family plans. My dad ended up stopping by […] [...more]

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