Classic Classics and our partners Geoff Steel Racing are enthralled to be able to offer you this very rare original BMW 528i built by the renowned Eggenberger/BMW Italy race team.
This particular 528i campaigned the 1982 European Touring Car Championship coming sixth overall in the hands of Calderari/Vanoli with its sister car actually winning the championship in the hands of Grano/Kelleners.
This car is believed to be the only GENUINE Group A BMW 528i in existence, and still retaining its BMW Motorsport shell along with the Original 1982 Group A trim.
In 1983 the car was sold to a private collector in Italy where it spent most of its life. The car also holds the accolade of being the last BMW 528i raced at international level when it competed in the WTCC at Monza in 1987.
The car was recommissioned in 2014 by our sister company Geoff Steel Racing and it campaigned in 2015 in Peter Auto, Heritage Touring cup (HTC), this car has been maintained regardless of cost and can boast a 100% finishing record. The engine along with all the drive – train have had less than 15 hours running time since complete rebuild.
Coming complete with up to date FIA papers, a folder full of history including original magazine features, past technical passports and receipts this car really has been cherished. All safety equipment is inline with current FIA regulations (Fuel Cell, Extinguisher, Seat and Harnesses etc).
This type of engine was designed starting from the 4-cylinder engines of the M10 family, 2 more cylinders were added in a row to the first 4, giving rise to a 6-cylinder in-line engine. In particular.....
Engine BMW M10 2000 prepared by Giuliano Giuliani with 203 hp; injection Kugelfischer, throttle body Alpina original and exhaust manifold 4 in 1.
Gearbox 5-speed with the first back and Bevel short
very fast cars, beautiful and full of every approval fia era - wheels 9 "x15", two complete self-locking differential, a spare motor, two gearboxses, adjustable shock absorbers, accessories 2016 (seat,.....