About the car
This series succeeds the BMW 2002 in May 1975, taking over most of its characteristics, while adding many evolutions, especially at the engine level. This series takes the succession in May 1975 of the BMW 2002, resuming most of its characteristics, while adding many evolutions to it, in particular at the level of the engines.
The new 3 series was launched in 1982 in a two-door version. Thus, the 320i and 323i see their six-cylinder engines in 2 L and 2.3 L, being equipped with the Bosch electronic injection. The powers are then 125 and 139 horsepower.
About the Brand
A major German car manufacturer, “Bavarian Motor Company” in German, BMW is also a designer of luxury, sports, and high-tech engines, as well as a major manufacturer of aircraft engines. The BMW Group, which also includes Rolls-Royce and Mini, was founded in 1916 by Gustav Otto and Karl Friedrich Rapp.
Germany is home to BMW’s headquarters and its famous museum in Munich. They sold up to 2,125,026 cars and 123,495 two-wheelers in 2018 alone.
In addition, the logo, inspired by the circular Rapp Motorenwerke logo, evolved into the blue and white BMW logo, a black ring with the company name around the company logo, and finally, first appeared in North America in 1974, they have their slogan which is “The Ultimate Driving Machine”.
About the Manufacturer
Minichamps, a German miniature brand based in the city of Aachen, was founded in 1990 under the name Paul’s Model Art, but it was not until 1996 that the company was renamed Minichamps. It offers a wide variety of replicas in different scales, but its Formula 1 cars are predominantly sold in 1/18 or 1/43 scale.
Currently owning models from all the world’s major car manufacturers, as well as several types of racing cars and sports teams, the Minichamps range is known as one of the most extensive in the industry. Offering the widest range of products of any model car manufacturer, in fact Minichamps is a genuine game changer in the industry.