|Year||1990||Engine capacity||1990 cc|
|Exterior colour||Mauritius Blau Metallic||Engine configuration||Inline 6 cylinder with injection|
|Interior colour||Beige||Engine number||Matching|
|0 - 100 km/u||10.6 sec||Wheels||Michelin|
|Top speed||197 km/u||Production numbers||32686|
|VIN number||WBABA31050EB79130||Other||appreciating classic status|
Now the E30 series of BWM has achieved classic status, original and solid exemplars are looked after, and this fact pushes up the value development. Particularly the rarer exemplars such as the Coupe and Convertible, with corresponding low milages have proven to be collectible worthy. The popularity of the model can be related to BMW's famous build-quality and the truly pure BMW driving characteristics of the time. No computers, electronic limiter, or a design more accommodating hit pedestrians then the petrolhead's eye. Averagely they were sold as daily runarounds, a low milage and un-fettled with original car therefore proves to be trickier to find than an exotic sports car. Moreover, a relatively small number of 320i convertibles were constructed (32.000) of which not many have survived the tick of time. Especially not with an original and undamaged interior, delivered exactly the same as in the famous M3. In gorgeous beige leather with no traces of usage, this indicates the minor and careful usage of the car. This here offered exemplar is a beautifully original car with likewise original interior. Fitted with a new navy convertible roof.
This 320i convertible offers four electric powered windows, power steering, central locking, nice multi adjustable sports seats and a radio/cd player with detachable front. Fortunately, no electric powered convertible roof, every aficionado knows BMW themselves nowadays offers a conversion kit from electrical power to manual because of the failing electrical system of the convertible roof.
The body is wholly original, rust and damage free. In stunning Mauritius Blau Metallic, combined with a newly fitted navy convertible roof. All sheet metal fits perfectly and closes softly. The bumpers executed in the exterior colour are undamaged and are fitted perfectly straight to the car. A beautiful tranquil and original ensemble like BMW offered here in the brochure.
The interior is worthy of a special mention. Wholly original and undamaged. Even the bolsters on the perfect sports seats show no wear and tear. On behalf of the limited usage of the car, the support they offer is as new. The carpeting us undamaged and nicely clean. All levers, switches and gauges are nicely clean and function accordingly. This 320i has never been smoked in.
The 129bhp strong inline six cylinder is nicely clean and runs silky smooth. No traces of oil, odd noises or heavy smoking exhaust. Evidently well marinated. Fully original. In the luggage compartment all is likewise nicely clean and undamaged. Under the load floor an unused full spare wheel. In the boot lid the toolset is complete and unused. The wheels are free from damages and fitted with very good Michelin tires.
Delivered new in 1990. Acquired from the second owner. The car has always been garaged and was only used with good weather and special occasions. A nice, rust free E30 convertible with an attractive milage is a rarity that will guarantee many trouble free happy miles when pleased. Will be delivered ready to drive with a new MOT, warranty and service.