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1972 BMW 3.0 CSi - Click above for high-res image gallery
An increasing portion of BMW's
revenue in recent years has come from dealing in older cars. The Munich brand's certified pre-owned program that reconditions and sells warranted used cars has reportedly been very profitable. Now BMW is taking that idea to a whole new level by opening the Classic Center workshop
. The Classic Center offers a variety of services from parts re-manufacturing to full vehicle restorations.
The facility recently finished its first complete restoration of a 1972 BMW 3.0 CSi coupe. In addition to bringing the CSi back to pristine condition, the owner had BMW convert the coupe's transmission, originally a manual, to an automatic. The owner took possession of his restored beauty at the BMW Welt in Munich, which until now has only been used for new car deliveries.
Gallery: BMW 3.0 CSi restoration
[Source: BMW]Continue reading BMW Classic Center completes '72 3.0 CSi restoration for lucky owner
BMW Classic Center completes '72 3.0 CSi restoration for lucky owner
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