|3.0 CSi||1973|| 2262745||Inka||Austria||10/25/2009|
|General History: I would like to introduce you to my ORANGE, a BMW 3.0 CSi Built in 1973, and then I'll tell you a little story how I came to her and take her under title and tranformer her from the painted dead body to a jewel! It was back in 1997 and I was looking for a classic car, my divorce was 2 years ago, ...[more]|
Modifications: Original restored 16" staggered Alpinas in 16-7/16-8
Lightened flywheel, connecting rods and crankshaft differential lock, Getrag 265 5-speed gearbox leathered Recaro Classic sport sets with orange stiching,
CSL rear ducktail spoiler, Csl-stripes, hood lock and windsplits, electric Hirschmann ...[more]
|3.0 CSi||1973|| 226591||BLUE||United States of America||10/29/2009|
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|3.0 CSi||1973|| 2265566||Türkis||United Kingdom||10/31/2009|
|General History: Built 26/6/1973 - imported 29/6/1973 to London BMW. Fitted with vinyl roof by dealer. So far 10 owners. Fully restored in 1987, and kept in very good shape since.|
Modifications: New 5 speed o/d gearbox 2007, Stainless steel exhaust, Bilstein shock absorbers
|3.0 CSi||1973|| 2265810||Polaris||Sweden||11/6/2009|
|General History: Manufactured in August 8th, 1973.
Sold in south of Sweden 1974. In traffic until 1980.
The car has thereafter been stored for many years and partly been renovated meanwhile.
The body and engine (matching numbers) are fully restored and finally the car was put together and back in use in year ...[more]|
Modifications: Stainless exhaust, CSL front spoiler, Bilstein shocks
|3.0 CSi||1973|| 2265359||Chamonix||Australia||11/10/2009|
|General History: Manufactured on 29 May 1973 and shipped to BMW Concessionaires (H.K.) Ltd., Hong Kong. I purchased in 1994 from a Melbourne collector and drove for a year before starting a full restoration that is still ongoing!|
|3.0 CSi||1973|| 2266019||Nachtblau||Germany||11/12/2009|
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|3.0 CSi||1973|| 2264477||Ceylongold||Switzerland||11/18/2009|
|General History: Sold new in Italy. To the US in the 80s. To Switzerland in 2007. In Sweden for a while.
3 VINs from my Taiga CSi|
Modifications: 3.45 LSD with 5-speed O/D
Fixed camber plates
|3.0 CSi||1973|| 2265707||Polaris||United States of America||11/18/2009|
|General History: The BMW 3.0 CSi VIN 2265707 was manufactured on August 6th, 1973 and
delivered on August 29th, 1973 to the BMW dealer Georg Meier in Munich.
The original colour was Fjord metallic, paintcode 037.|
|3.0 CSi||1973|| 2264480||Taiga||Sweden||11/19/2009|
|General History: Sold new in Italy. Remained there until I bought it. 2 previous owners. Very little rust. One of the best I´ve seen.
3 VIN from my Ceylon CSi (both sold new in Italy).|
Modifications: Most of the CSL stuff: seats, spoiler front and trunklid, manual steering, CSL wheel arch extenders, alu bonnet and trunklid.
3.5L engine , 365 HP 3,45 LSD 40% 5-speed O/D fixed camber plates, headers, strut bar,....
|3.0 CSi||1973|| 2265461||Fjordblau||United States of America||11/21/2009|
|General History: The car was delivered in Italy on November 5, 1973. It was privately imported to the Boston area in the early '80s. It's a Eurospec car with no side markers, and small bumpers. It has a rear fog light and the dark blue velour interior.|
Modifications: CSL steering wheel, 14" Alpina wheels
|3.0 CSi||1973|| 2264811||Taiga||Netherlands||11/23/2009|
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|3.0 CSi||1973|| 2263159||Fjordblau||United States of America||11/30/2009|
|General History: Sold new to Switzerland and originally Polaris metallic paint code 060. Lawrence Slattery 1994 to 2009. Illinois title.|
Modifications: BMW 3.0 CSi Repairs done
Install rebuilt brake calipers
Install new caliper hardware
Install new brake master cylinder
Install new flexible brake lines
Install four new hard lines for brakes
Rebuild brake compensator
Replace brake resevoir lines
R&R gas tank, have boiled, and ...[more]
|3.0 CSi||1973|| 2266312||Fjordblau||Netherlands||1/2/2010|
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|3.0 CSi||1973|| 4350075||Chamonix||United Kingdom||1/5/2010|
|General History: Original unrestored condition. Alpina wheels. Leather interior.|
Modifications: LSD. Stainless exhaust.
|3.0 CSi||1973|| 2263864||Fjordblau||United States of America||3/7/2010|
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|3.0 CSi||1973|| 2263954||Polaris||United States of America||3/9/2010|
|General History: Itallian delivery, brought to States late 80's to East Coast. Suffered mechanical issues and rust that forced off road in mid 90's. Purchased as parts car.
Scrapped in June 2004|
|3.0 CSi||1973|| 2266375||Baikal||United States of America||3/9/2010|
|General History: Original Italian delivery,Imported to States in 80's. I am at least the 4th owner.
Scrapped in July 2011. Many parts including engine will be used in 2240074
Update.....Scrapped 5/2011. Restored interior will be transplanted to 2240074|
Modifications: Renewed seats, body parts, seals, BBS RA16 Wheels, Nardi wheel, paint color to be determined.
|3.0 CSi||1973|| 2265465||Fjordblau||United Kingdom||4/12/2010|
|General History: Delievered new to the UK on 7th June 1973 to a Lord Dickenson in Gloucester. Sold in 1978 to a William Gordon Brown in Poole, Dorset who kept the car for 29 years. Purchased by myself in 2007.|
Modifications: None, original RHD, manual, originalBlaupunkt Frankfurt radio, Sundym tinted glass and factory sunroof.
|3.0 CSi||1973|| 2263753||Nachtblau||Germany||5/2/2010|
|General History: Dec 72: Delivered to original owner in Rome, Italy
86: exported to Germany, never driven
01: nuts&bolts restoration
01: shipped to U.S. as part of international assignment
04: shipped back to Germany, driven here ever since|
Modifications: Black leather upholstery replacing beige velours
Bilstein shocks (3.0CSL spec)
205/70 tires (3.0 CSL spec)
|3.0 CSi||1973|| 2265078||Polaris||United States of America||5/4/2010|
|General History: Imported by Hardy and Beck in 1985 from Italy. Lived in the Bay Area for 2 owners until 2003, in Seattle since then. I'm the 2nd owner in Seattle as of 2010.|
Modifications: Metric Mechanic 3700 HiFlo, Motronic injection, CR dogleg, 5 sp, 3.10 LSD, La Jolla springs, Bilstien Sports, all new bushings, Hardy and Beck wheels, Hardy and Beck air dam, Alpina steering wheel and shift knob, Scheel CSL replicas,much more.
|3.0 CSi||1973|| 2264207||Nachtblau||France||5/6/2010|
|General History: I 'm 3rd owner. Know the 2nd one .not the 1st.
Bought in south west of France.|
Modifications: General overhaul in 1995.Most of parts installed new.
Added leather --A/C --Front electric windows .
(tainted).Rebuilt as originally 4-speed -- big wheel --blaupunkt C/R --Hirschmann elec. antenna.--Engine rebuilt 2003.
Driven at least once every month.
|3.0 CSi||1973|| 2263967||Fjordblau||United States of America||5/19/2010|
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|3.0 CSi||1973|| 4340356||Nachtblau||Mexico||7/13/2010|
|General History: this car was imported from Europe in 1993 to California, were the car state for 3 owners until by bought it in 2004 and imported to Mexico, Is relevant to say that here there are no more than 15´s due to bmw dealers didn´t come here until 1995. Car has one many awards in country elegance car ...[more]|
Modifications: none all original including seats, carpeting and color
|3.0 CSi||1973|| 2263442||Polaris Neu||Denmark||9/19/2010|
|General History: From Karlsruhe in Germany. 1 owner before me. Now the car is in Denmark.|
Modifications: None. Standard.
|3.0 CSi||1973|| 2264102||Polaris||Finland||10/4/2010|
|General History: Germany until 1975,
Sweden between 1975-2010|
|3.0 CSi||1973|| 2264291||Polaris||United States of America||10/10/2010|
|General History: 1985 - rear shcok tower
1986 - rebuilt trans & new clutch & Slave Cylinder
1988 - new Muffler, new alternator & Water Pump
2008 - rebuilt disc brakes, new fuel pump, another new slave cylinder, cleaned up window motors so they all work again.
2011 - New Battery & Installed 'Battery Tender'
|3.0 CSi||1973|| 2264323||Fjordblau||New Zealand||11/4/2010|
|General History: Imported into NZ in 1974 from UK. Off the road since 2002, now up and running again as a daily driver.|
|3.0 CSi||1973|| 4350020||Verona||Australia||12/8/2010|
|General History: Original Australian Delivered CSi, stored 12 years in 80's, then full bare metal nut & bolt restoration 2005.
Modifications: Suspension: Springs & Koni's. Programmable ECU.
Overdrive 5 speed, Recaro's
|3.0 CSi||1973|| 2266199||Granatrot||United Kingdom||12/28/2010|
|General History: Was owned by my neighbour since 1984 - I used to walk past it every day on the way to school and promised myself I would one day have worked hard enough to be able to justify buying and restoring it. I finally achieved this in June 2008 and have since been spending much time bringing it up to the ...[more]|
Modifications: New stainless steel brakes hoses - thats it!
|3.0 CSi||1973|| 2263583||Polaris Neu||Switzerland||1/19/2011|
|General History: The car spent its early years in the canton of Berne, Switzerland, and changed hands at least once. When I bought it in 2000, it sported a rather nasty pearl-effect paint and had been rear-ended, but had comparatively little rust. It underwent a complete body restoration at RKH Classic of Peitz, ...[more]|
|3.0 CSi||1973|| 2264795||Fjordblau||United States of America||2/16/2011|
|General History: imported, time spent in Colorado, purchased from coupeguy, in Atlanta 3 years|
|3.0 CSi||1973|| 2264550||Taiga||Germany||2/27/2011|
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|3.0 CSi||1973|| 4350027||Fjordblau||United Kingdom||3/14/2011|
|General History: Nothing known|
|3.0 CSi||1973|| 2264566||Polaris||Malaysia||6/16/2011|
|General History: This rare RHD car with automatic tranmissionr was imported from UK to Malaysia in 1983 in Chamonix and later repainted Granatrot in the 90s.|
Modifications: Original engine was removed as it was modified with numerous non-original parts and replaced with 3.5L Bosch Motronic from a 1983 635CSi.
|3.0 CSi||1973|| 2262695||Fjordblau||United States of America||7/29/2011|
|General History: Purchased from Ayer European Auto Sales, July 19, 2011
The BMW 3.0 CSi VIN 2262695 was manufactured on June 27th, 1972 and delivered on July 14th, 1972 to Italy. The original color was Fjord metallic, paint code 037.|
Modifications: 1986 head, Bilstien HDs all around, front sport springs lower front 7/16ths rear are stock, anti-sway bars F-28mm, R- 22mm, CSL street air dam, Italian style turn signals. 5-speed OD from an E28 installed by VSR 2015.
|3.0 CSi||1973|| 2265057||Polaris||New Zealand||8/8/2011|
|General History: RHD car originally registered in Singapore. Imported to NZ in 2003 by Vern Jacobson Ltd, Tauranga (65,991km). Had new fuel pump straight away. Sold as was, after being in showroom for a couple of months. I am the 3rd owner in NZ. Clean & tidy, drives well, driven once a month.|
Modifications: None, kept original.
|3.0 CSi||1973|| 2264734||Other||United States of America||10/13/2011|
|General History: Per Andreas Harz:
The BMW 3.0 CSi VIN 2264734 was manufactured on March 12th, 1973 and delivered on March 21st, 1973 to Italy. The original colour was Nachtblau metallic, paint code 040.
According to anecdotal ownership history, the original buyer was a German gentleman who bought the car ...[more]|
Modifications: Originally Nachtblau, now Ascot Gray, a color supposedly first available in BMW's 1980 model year. Complete restoration from October 2011 to January 2013 at the Werk Shop in Libertyville, IL. 3.5 liter (1985 535 rebuild), 5 speed, LSD, 1970s Recaro seats, Petri 380mm steering wheel...
|3.0 CSi||1973|| 2265605||Türkis||United Kingdom||11/6/2011|
|General History: Car has lived almost all its life in the North east of Scotland. Present owner since 1983. 6 previous owners, several in the car trade. Car very rusty when bought in 1983. Since then body subject to major work, engine rebuilt plus unleaded head. Since 1999 participated in in many UK and French ...[more]|
Modifications: Unleaded head, front spoiler, BBS wheels, chrome wheel arch trims, electronic ignition, leather seats, very fancy steering wheel
|3.0 CSi||1973|| 2264290||Other||United States of America||11/11/2011|
|General History: Car was Polaris with Navy velour interior. Had been hit lightly in the nose when purchased. Repainted Signal Red and installed a tan leather interior from another car.|
Modifications: 3.2 liter with L-Jetronic injection
Getrag 265 5-speed
|3.0 CSi||1973|| 4341191||Verona||Spain||2/5/2012|
|General History: I bought this car near Barcelona. Was 10 years stopped. I repair it and now is in very good condition.
Only 3 owners before me.|
Modifications: Not modifications