About the car
One of the fastest cars in the BMW 02 Series family was launched at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September 1973: the legendary BMW 2002 turbo. Featuring a turbocharger, the first in a sports car of this class, the already powerful fuel-injected engine gained an additional 40 horsepower over the 2002 Tii. The BMW 2002 Turbo was given a top speed of over 210 km/h.
About the Brand
BMW is a German producer of luxury, sports and premium automobiles and motorcycles, as well as a leading manufacturer of aircraft engines. Founded in 1916 on the initiative of Gustav Otto and Karl Friedrich Rapp, BMW forms part of the BMW Group, as well as Rolls-Royce and Mini. Both BMW’s headquarters and its famous museum are located in Munich, Germany. Over the course of 2018, the BMW Group sold 2,125,026 cars and 123,495 two-wheelers.
About the Manufacturer
Minichamps is a German brand of miniatures based in the city of Aachen. In 1990, the company was founded under the name of Paul’s Model Art, and it was not until 1996 that the company was renamed Minichamps. The company offers a large number of replicas in various scales, but their Formula 1 cars are mainly offered in 1/18 or 1/43 scale.
The Minichamps range is known as one of the largest in the industry, they currently have models of all the world”s major car manufacturers and many types of racing cars and sports teams. Providing the widest range of products of any model producer, Minichamps is a true innovator in the field.