Probably all of you here present may know the BMW M1. This legendary German sports has been an icon for a generation and a specimen difficult to see due to its exclusivity. Only did 453 units of this model between 1978 and 1981, and one of them has just been found abandoned in a garage. Apparently has been catching dust for the last 34 years no one use, but now her luck has changed.
Mint Classics is a dealer specializing in classic BMW and have been the ones who have rescued this M1 of the garage where Italian was surrounded by garbage and dirt. Despite what the pictures show, after a thorough cleaning this exemplary seems to be in good condition. And one of the best news is that it only has 7.392 miles traveled, almost as new.
The boys of Mint Classics have made clear their intention of back to life this classic that has been stopped for more than three decades. In terms of the (aesthetic, does not seem like it’s going to be very difficult. Has No damage, its red paint looks almost intact, kept the original tires and the interior is not bad at all. What we still don’t know is as will be your mechanical, it will be complicated to clean it and leave it in optimal conditions.
In any case we’re glad because it seems that this BMW M1 1981 re-roll shortly. Sure to reach a selling price the range of just a few, which is one of the more exclusive models of the brand. The body carries the signature of the same Giorgetto Giugiaro and was the first BMW with central engine. This mechanical, six-cylinder in-line, dual overhead cam 3.5-liter, developing 277 HP.
Source – Mint Classics