On June 14th and 15th 1975 a BMW 2002 took on the greatest endurance race in the world. For the full story please see 'A BMW 2002 Takes on LeMans' in the History and Reference section of Articles.
Setting off for the fuel economy run, which was a complicated prerequisite for qualifying in '75. Note the extra lights have not been installed yet.
On the starting grid on Saturday afternoon. It was a hot summer day.
On the grid just before the start. Note the high intensity rear red fog light and twin tanks.
In the paddock before the sponsor decals were added. The TS sticker on the door indicates the 'Touring Special' class.