BMW Groupe A 1987

BMW Groupe A 1987

Characteristics

4-cylinder engine

Engine capacity: 2300 cc

Power: 282 hp.

Rear-wheel drive

Originally created in response to Mercedes and its incredible 190E 2.3 16 on the race-track, the Bavarian car quickly became a reference in rallying and more particularly on asphalt. Although it has only one victory in the World Rally Championship (Tour of Corsica 1987), as the factory did not wish to enter it officially, it won titles in the various national championships around the world. To this day, it still charms and enchants race drivers, co-pilots and spectators with its atmospheric 4-cylinder engine (S14), derived from Formula 1.This rally car was built by the best specialists on the basis of an authentic M3, with the assistance of Paul Howarth from Prodrive.Assembled in accordance with Group A specifications, to the maximum of the FIA Tarmac homologation sheet, and monitored by team Dansport from Chesterfield.New 282 HP FIA engine and 6-speed Samsonas FIA gearbox.Developed over 6 seasons internationally to be one of the fastest and most competitive M3 cars in Europe.This magnificent M3 has raced in Ireland, on the Isle of Man, in Spain and in Mallorca, where it took 2 wins.

BMW Groupe A 1987

Characteristics

4-cylinder engine

Engine capacity: 2300 cc

Power: 282 hp.

Rear-wheel drive

Originally created in response to Mercedes and its incredible 190E 2.3 16 on the race-track, the Bavarian car quickly became a reference in rallying and more particularly on asphalt. Although it has only one victory in the World Rally Championship (Tour of Corsica 1987), as the factory did not wish to enter it officially, it won titles in the various national championships around the world. To this day, it still charms and enchants race drivers, co-pilots and spectators with its atmospheric 4-cylinder engine (S14), derived from Formula 1.This rally car was built by the best specialists on the basis of an authentic M3, with the assistance of Paul Howarth from Prodrive.Assembled in accordance with Group A specifications, to the maximum of the FIA Tarmac homologation sheet, and monitored by team Dansport from Chesterfield.New 282 HP FIA engine and 6-speed Samsonas FIA gearbox.Developed over 6 seasons internationally to be one of the fastest and most competitive M3 cars in Europe.This magnificent M3 has raced in Ireland, on the Isle of Man, in Spain and in Mallorca, where it took 2 wins.