The Race Retro Live Online Auction 2021 27th-28th March 2021 107 1pm: Competition Car Sale (Lots 401-419) Day Two Sunday 28th March 2021 Our buyers premium charge is 12.5% +VAT (15% including VAT at 20%) 1959 BMW 700 Coupe More Details Lot 404 Bid On Lot 404 Estimate: £25,000 - £30,000 • Introduced at the 1959 Frankfurt Motor Show, the BMW 700 replaced the 600 and was to prove BMW’s financial saviour • In RS form the 700 performed well in motorsport, with Hans Stuck winning the 1960 German Hill Climb Championship • Prepared by marque experts Laranca Engineering, this example produces around 110bhp from its 950cc, twin cylinder engine • Raced three times at Goodwood St Mary’s Trophy with vendor and Jackie Oliver • 2012 qualified 5th, 2016 qualified 6th and finished 6th, 2017 qualified 4th and finished 7th overall in the St Mary’s Trophy • Built to HRDC 2011 Regulations and welcome at their events • Extremely rare and interesting, remarkable value for money when you consider it’s a potential St Mary’s Trophy entrant Well prepared, diminutive little BMW racer, the hero of many ‘David and Goliath’ battles around Goodwood. LOT 404