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Tue, 18 Oct 2016 14:16:51 GMT

1979 BMW M1 Procar Restored By Canepa  -  Top Speed
The BMW M1 is an absolute icon. Widely considered Bimmer's only true supercar, the M1 is a unique milestone in the Bavarian brand's history. Draped in dramatic Italian styling and powered by a sonorous German six-cylinder mounted just behind the cabin, ...
Mon, 03 Oct 2016 14:08:58 GMT

BMW Birthday Bash at Amelia Island  -  Sports Car Digest
Other models have also defined the profile of the BMW story, and the Concours d'Elegance would not be complete without them: they are the BMW 328, the BMW 507 and the BMW M1. The weekend of classic cars held on Amelia Island is not simply a stage ...
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 11:52:41 GMT

Ridin' In Classics! 1979 BMW M1 Procar  -  stupidDOPE.com (blog)
Well today we get a look at something that fits all of those qualities, and offers up quite a clean design in the process; a 1979 BMW M1 Procar. This stunning design comes from the folks at car restoration firm Canepa, who have done quite an amazing job.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 15:28:17 GMT
Classic Car of the Week: 1979 BMW M1  -  Opumo
Everyone knows the story of the M1 – the car that BMW built because they became increasingly annoyed with the dominance of Porsche, and particularly the fact that the 911 won – pretty much – every race that it was eligible to compete in. In fact, the ...
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 15:02:38 GMT

This Restored 1979 BMW M1 Procar Is Achingly, Painfully Wonderful  -  RoadandTrack.com
The Giugiaro-designed M1 is one of the rarest BMWs ever produced, and the rarest of them all are the BMW M1 Procars. Raced for only two seasons in the one-make M1 Procar Championship, only 40 of these cars were ever produced. This particular car ...
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:58:49 GMT

Rare BMW M1 Stripped For Rebuild Reveals Amazing Find  -  CarBuzz
We've spotted the BMW M1 up for sale a few times, some in better condition than others, but this one at Canepa is the best to date. It arrived at the shop in need of a restoration, which the company usually does for cars in need thanks to an in-house ...
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 14:02:10 GMT

BMW M1 Procar Looks Good As New After Spectacular Restoration  -  Car Throttle
Look at that beauty. Just 40 BMW M1 Procars were ever made and No.31 has gone through a complete and exquisitely-done restoration by Canepa. The No.31 served as a spare car during the BMW M1 Procar Championship, so it never actually hit the track ...
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 13:01:40 GMT

You want this road-legal BMW M1 Procar  -  Top Gear
The 31st of 40 BMW M1 Procars has just popped up for sale in California, and we want it. Quite badly, in fact. Chassis 31 was never raced, but instead rebuilt as a road car and sold to its first, German owner in 1979 as a normal, production ...
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 12:07:54 GMT

This BMW is probably the coolest car for sale in the world  -  GQ.com
You already know about the M1. It's that Seventies race car that BMW built because it was annoyed with Porsche because the 911 kept winning everything. The same car that was actually made of plastic, vastly expensive and took so long to reach the road ...
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:46:01 GMT

Second life delivered to BMW M1 Procar  -  INAUTONEWS
This example was among the ones chosen to serve as a replacement car in the BMW M1 Procar Championship racing series, but this particular unit never saw the circuit. It was given the full race-ready treatment in the factory but it was later assembled ...