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Cincinnati, OH 45241

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(513) 554-1BMW (1269)
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1981 BMW M1

*Now Available from the EAG Collection* 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 subsequent owners carry provenance including Bobby Rahal who sourced the car from Gordon Medenica, founder of the M1 registry and first President of the BMWCCA. Archie Uricelli, a well-known collector, vintage race car driver and former chairman of Merrill Lynch International. EAG acquired the vehicle 5 years ago and have enjoyed it at BMW Club events + outings. This M1 is well-documented from Gordon Medenica’s 1996 ownership to current. The vehicle’s mileage is accurate and confirmed by service records. Engine + Transmission are numbers matching with photos available. 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 in excellent condition free from rust. This special M1 is well-documented with a 4” binder of service history. This car is impressive and is well-known in the M1 community! EAG has completed our Rejuvenation Work Order and have invested over $20K in updates on this M1 to ensure it is ready for the next collection! Service Highlights Include a Complete 10-Year Service with all new fluids + filters, engine valve lash adjustment, oil pan gasket, water pump, engine drive belts, rear wheel bearings and replacement vehicle battery. EAG has also performed our multi-step paint correction process and dual-layer ceramic coating. Cold Start, Undercarriage + Driving Videos are available. This car has consistent engine compression numbers, cold AC measurements with result photos on file – Available to all interested parties. 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; 513-554-1BMW (1269)

Our price $649,990
Mileage 20725 miles
Body Coupe
Exterior Color White
Interior Color Black
Engine 6cyl 3.5L M88
Drive 2 wheel drive
Transmission Manual

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