The runt of the litter: 1968 BMW 1600 Ti

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The smallest engine of the BMW E10 family was not only produced in the standard version, but also in a much scarcer configuration which took inspration by the bigger sister: the 1600 Ti.

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It can be a usual thing to stumpble upon a 1600 for sale but these, the 1600 Ti, are extremely difficult to be found: 8,670 cars were made from September 1967 to December 1968 but, for whatever reason, very few have survived until now and this beautiful green one is one of those.

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Other than having a beautiful color (Agave green?), this is a matching numbers car; on these BMW that’s easy to spot one as the engine number must match the chassis number and so that’s for this car (chassis and engine #1583109), it comes with the original italian black plate and a spare 2002 engine; that’s not bad at all even though it doesn’t come cheap, especially because the carburetor actually installed are not original. Find it for sale at €59,000 (today $67,000) here in Santa Venerina, Italy.

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One Response to The runt of the litter: 1968 BMW 1600 Ti

  1. Cargirl says:

    Wow. What a beautiful car.

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