About the car
The Spa 24 Hours is an endurance car race that was born in 1924 and takes place on the Spa-Francorchamps circuit in Belgium. Historically, this event was the second 24-hour race to be created, one year after the 24 Hours of Le Mans.
This special version of the BMW 3 Series was developed by the BMW M division of the Bavarian BMW brand. It was built on the basis of the E30 chassis and first presented at the 1985 Frankfurt Motor Show. The BMW M3 is powered by a 200 hp in-line four-cylinder engine with 244 Nm of torque, which is available between 4,750 and 6,750 rpm.
In terms of performance, the sports car needs 6.9 seconds to accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h. And its maximum speed is 235 km/h.
About the Brand
BMW, which stands for “Bayerische Motoren Werke” in German, is a German producer of luxury, sporty and high-end automobiles, and motorbikes, as well as a major manufacturer of aircraft engines. Founded in 1916 by Gustav Otto and Karl Friedrich Rapp, BMW is part of the BMW Group, along with Rolls-Royce and Mini.
BMW’s main headquarters and famous museum are located in Munich, Germany. During 2018, the BMW Group sold 2,125,026 cars and 123,495 two-wheelers.
About the Manufacturer
Minichamps is a manufacturer of model cars, trucks, buses, motorbikes, tanks, and car accessories. It offers a wide variety of replicas in different scales, but its Formula 1 models are mainly presented in 1/18 or 1/43 scale.
The Minichamps range currently contains models of all the significant car manufacturers in the world and many types of motor racing and sports teams. Known originally as PMA (Paul’s Model Art), the company was founded in 1990. As one of the leading businesses in the industry, with the widest range of models of any other model producer, Minichamps is a pioneer in the field.