The NEC Classic Live Online Auction 2020 13th and 14th November 2020
26 The NEC Classic Live Online Auction – Friday 13th November – Cars The NEC Classic Live Online Auction • Chassis number M3-1165 is one of only 55 period Motorsport factory Group A race cars • Sold new to BMW dealer, Godfrey Hall, who campaigned the car in the 1989 BTCC (Class B) • Bought by Nick Whale and campaigned in the new 2.0-litre BTCC format in 1990/91 • Subsequently used in lower formulas (see website) until repurchased by Nick in 2013 • Amspeed of Brackley was employed to completely strip, restore and rebuild it to current FIA Group A regulations for Historic Touring Cars. Returned to original BTCC colour scheme • Current FIA HTP papers for class CT44 period J2-1986-1990 valid until 31/12/2027 • Much recent success (2015-19) with Nick and son, Harry (see website) • Looked after by Mike Jordan since 2017. New Ohlins dampers, rebuilt box and diff • The engine has been built, maintained and developed by JC Motorsport and is one of their very best FIA 2.5 engines. Only 3 races since last being rebuilt. Good spares package • This lot is to be sold as part of a collection (see lot 208). If the collection is not sold it will be offered as a seperate lot LOT 211 Registration: N/A Chassis Number: M3-1165 Estimate: £175,000 - £195,000 1989 BMW M3 (E30) Group A FIA Race Car* More Details Lot 211 Bid On Lot 211 Original period car and the best available today.