Tag Archive for: Coupe

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The first BMW produced, the BMW 3/15

The BMW 3/15 was the first car produced by BMW, in its first version as "Dixi" between 1927 and 1929 and then, from October 1928, in three subsequent versions as BMW from July 1929 until March 1932, when BMW relinquished the licence. This is…
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BMW 8 Series (E31). The Ferrari Killer

The 8 Series E31 was introduced in 1989 to replace the 6 Series which had been in production from 1976 to 1989, and was already an obsolete model, and sales were declining. It was not intended to be a replacement for the 6 Series, as it was…
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BMW Glass GT. The Italian BMW

What is the story behind the most Italian-looking BMW? The Glas GT was a sports coupé produced by Hans Glas GmbH in Dingolfing, Germany. The car was first presented as the Glas 1300 GT in September 1963 at the Frankfurt Motor Show, with production…
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BMW 700 Coupe, BMW’s salvation

Things were not going well in Munich. These were the worst years in its history. In fact, BMW was rapidly approaching the company's final collapse in the 1950s: while motorbike production reached a new record high in 1952, production figures…
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BMW z3, an authentic roadster

The BMW Z3 hogged all the limelight alongside Pierce Brosnan in the 1996 James Bond film Golden. This introduction to the public, combined with the fact that the car was BMW's first modern roadster for the general public, gave the Z3 instant…