For The Enthusiast Who Hates Bodywork

For The Enthusiast Who Hates Bodywork

1971 BMW 2800cs

..but doesn’t mind a bit of mechanical work. This author would rather rebuild the same engine three times than to wet-sand a single fender.

This BMW E9 chassis looks magnificent. Starting from an automatic-equipped 2800 car, the builder swapped in a three-liter engine and 4-speed manual transmission. Unfortunately, the transmission and differential are leaking fluids, and the engine isn’t running quite right. A five-speed is included in the deal.

This is a beauty that needs some help.

It’s on Pelican Parts in Las Vegas for $38k or offer.

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