Lot 144 - 1998 BMW Z3M

Lot 144 - 1998 BMW Z3M

Lot 144 - 1998 BMW Z3M

Lot Number 144
Registration S607 ONR
Chassis Number WBSCK92010LB06587
Engine Number 60111770
Odometer reading 111,570 miles
Estimate £13,000 - £16,000
Result Sold - £14,000
  • High specification
  • Comes with factory hardtop
  • Good condition throughout

The Z3 was the first modern mass-market roadster produced by BMW, as well as the first new BMW model to be assembled in the United States. It was introduced as a 1996 model year vehicle, shortly after being featured in the James Bond movie 'Goldeneye'. While the film was number one at the box office, sales of the car peaked and it was sold out by the time the car was launched. Along with the styling cues, BMW’s Motorsports division took the Z3M and shoehorned in the performance version of the most beloved six-cylinder engines in the auto industry from the BMW E36 M3, upping the power to 321bhp!!

This example is finished in Estoril Blue metallic with blue and black leather sports seats and a blue hood. The car comes with its factory hardtop, heated seats, electric windows and electric door mirrors. It also has remote door locking facility, wind deflectors and a roof cover. Its powerful 3.2 litre six-cylinder engine is mated to a five-speed gearbox and all the alloys wheels are in good condition as is the car throughout. The ‘M’ series of this model is highly sought after and as this is a convertible, this makes it even more desirable.

Interested parties should satisfy themselves as to the description and condition of each lot prior to the sale. Accordingly, buyers are on notice that each vehicle is offered ‘as is/as seen’ subject to the Terms and Conditions for the auction. Buyers are advised to inspect the vehicle in person or use a professional to carry out this service. Historics will not entertain disputes over descriptions.

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