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1981 BMW M1


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*EAG Signature Car* BMW M1 White over Black Leather / Cloth Interior, Remarkable, Top-Quality Example! The legendary BMW M1 is truly an icon of BMW Motorsport! Incredible condition with proper ownership lineage and documentation. The M1 is the first officially M-badged car and is essentially a racecar in domestic trim. One of the rarest BMW’s ever produced, only 453 M1’s were built! (54 Pro Cars / 399 Street Cars). The E26 M1 has the Paul Roche designed M88 3.5 liter 6-cylinder engine that develops 277 HP. This hand built vehicle was the first mid-engine BMW to be mass produced. This specific example has a great history with several prominent owners in the BMW community. The first owner is believed to be a very well-known car collector in the fashion industry. The second owner was Bill Jacobs, of Bill Jacobs BMW, in Illinois. The third owner was Gordon Medenica, founder of the M1 registry and first President of the BMWCCA; this specific car was his second and final M1. The next owner was Bobby Rahal, of Bobby Rahal BMW, in Pennsylvania. The most recent custodian owned the vehicle for the past decade. He is a well-known collector, vintage race car driver and former chairman of Merrill Lynch International. This M1 is well-documented from Gordon Medenica’s 1996 ownership to current; EAG is working on sourcing documentation confirming the first owner as well. Mileage confirmed by service records. Always properly stored and cared for, this M1 wants for nothing. The level of care this vehicle has received is in line with EAG quality standards. It has been stored in a climate controlled environment, started, ran and driven regularly. Never damaged or been involved in any accidents. This vehicle has not been exposed to harsh weather, therefore, the body and undercarriage are free from any oxidation or rust, it’s in remarkable condition. This special M1 is well-documented with a 4” binder. This car is impressive and is well-known in the M1 community! Enthusiast Auto has completed our Pre-Purchase Inspection and Work Order ensuring this M1 is ready for the next collection. Service Highlights Include a Complete 10-Year Service with all new fluids + filters and fresh staggered Pirelli P7 tires. EAG will also be investing over 50 hours performing a world-class paint correction and coating. The final results speak for themselves! This is one of the finest E26 M1’s that will make a fantastic addition to any collection or could be enjoyed as a low-annual mileage driver! Clean Vehicle History Report with No Accidents, No Issues. Responsibly Owned + Maintained, Please Call or email to obtain a Pre-Purchase Inspection Report, Build Sheet, Condition Related Details, Vehicle History and 200+ Detailed Photos; 513-456-2070

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VIN:WBS59910004301318
Mileage 18709 miles
Body Coupe
Exterior Color White
Interior Color Black
Engine 6cyl 3.5L M88
Drive 2 wheel drive
Transmission Manual

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