• Unrestored 1981 BMW M1 in Its Rare Original Form Is Now up for Auction

    8 days ago - By Hypebeast

    Historically speaking, the BMW M1 was designed by Giorgetto Giugiaro and his Italdesign team, boasting a tube-frame chassis developed by Lamborghini , although drew creative inspiration from the 1972 BMW Turbo concept - in a sense fusing both German and Italian design philosophies. Contrived as a way for BMW to compete in FIA Group 4 sports car racing, the M1 ran into its Porsche 911 nemsis, with each feeding into this fiercely-heated rivalry.
    With that in mind, this unrestored 1981 model, in its original white exterior/all-black interior has recently come up for auction, which is sure to...
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