Tag Archive for: Roadster

Discovering the Toyota AB: The first Toyota convertible

Discovering Toyota's First Convertible From its modest beginnings as a manufacturer of automatic looms, to becoming one of the giants of the global automotive industry, Toyota has left an indelible mark on the history of the automobile.…
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The Legacy of the BMW Z1: Innovation and Vanguard in Automotive History

A Glimpse into the Past: The Conception of the BMW Z1 In autumn 1988, BMW unveiled the Z1 in the Italian town of Punta Ala, marking a quantum leap in automotive history. This sports car not only symbolized an evolution from its predecessor,…

BMW company history in brief

ORIGIN AND HISTORY OF BMW You can see the full version of this text in BMW History. 1910s: Founding of BMW in 1916 as Bayerische Motoren Werke (BMW) after the departure of founder Karl Friedrich Rapp. Production of BMW IIIa aircraft…

The classic BMW 328, an elegant car

The BMW 328 is a sports car produced by BMW between 1936 and 1940. It was designed by Peter Szymanowski, who became BMW's chief designer after the Second World War (although the car was actually designed by Fritz Fiedler). The BMW 328 already…

Duesenberg SJ wins BMW Group Trophy at the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este 2023

In a thrilling closing ceremony of the Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este, the Duesenberg SJ won the prestigious BMW Group Trophy as the "Best of Show" of the event. This spectacular classic car, with its unique and elegant design, captivated…
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Test: ¿Cuánto sabes de BMW?

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Discovering the history of the Lotus Elan

The Lotus Elan is one of the British marque's most iconic models. This compact sports car was first introduced in 1962 as a convertible, but was soon offered with the option of a hardtop and coupé version. It was designed with a philosophy…
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How to wreck a BMW Z3 and pretend to sell it for the price of a Porsche Cayman GTS4

Everyone has their own hobbies. One of mine is to check second-hand car sales websites and look for and browse cars, especially classics, that I could never afford to buy or that, even if I could, I wouldn't buy because of the complexity and…
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BMW Z21 Just 4/2. The motorbike-like concept car

The BMW Z21, also known as the BMW Just 4/2, stands as a testament to BMW's relentless pursuit of innovation and boundary-pushing design. Unveiled to the world at the prestigious 1995 Tokyo Motor Show, this two-seater concept car captured the…
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Electric BMW Z3

Why not convert a BMW Z3 into a 100% electric vehicle? This challenge was set by Felix Ballendat, a technology-fascinated German who already had experience with electric vehicles after working at Tesla. In just two and a half months, he built…