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Dakar Yellow | Coupé | 5 Speed Manual | 3.0 litre | 129,485 kms | SOLD
Following their success in the Paris to Dakar rally BMW chose the bold colour of Dakar Yellow as the Hero colour for the E36 M3 models. Selling limited numbers of just 292 in 1994 with just 35 where produced in this signature colour.
The E36 M3 debuted in February, 1992 and was in showrooms November that year; it was the first M3 powered by a six-cylinder engine, displacing 2990 cc and developing 282 hp.
The E36 is also the first M3 to be built in right-hand drive and uniquely available here is one of the first E36 M3’s sold in Australia and one of the few in BMW’s the hero colour Dakar Yellow.
Fastidiously maintained this M3 looks, feels and drives like new. One of the best we’ve ever seen all tell-tale signs from the flawless interior trim still fitted with the original stereo and bucket seats that wrap around the driver perfectly, the blemish free and original BMW Motorsport Alloys and crystal clear paintwork show this car has led a charmed life.
Supplementary to a recent extensive, no expense spared major service including new drive belts, plugs and fluids this M3 has also received refurbished front and rear suspension a new clutch and most importantly has undergone the stripping, cleaning and re-building of the VANOS unit by Marque specialists allowing the car to safely run at peak performance.
Accompanied by a well-documented service record and owners manuals this M3 also comes with a complete and original tool kit, original keys and a host of factory options including, sunroof, wide pack wheels, 6 stacker cd with original head unit, factory alarm, cruise control, rear retractable blinds and chrome dash cluster rings. It even still features the euro spec glove box re-chargeable torch.
One of the finest E36 M3’s in Australia, this rare and excellently well prepared car offers the perfect addition to any garage or prized collection.
An appointment is a must to truly appreciate how well this 25 year old M3 has been preserved and experiencing the incredibly well balanced and surefooted drive will underscore why BMW are renowned for building the world’s best drivers’ cars.