From BMW Group Classic: The BMW 1600 US VIN 1561262 was manufactured on November 07th, 1967 and delivered on November 16th, 1967 to the BMW importer Hoffman Motors Corp. in New York City. The original colour was Sahara, paint code 006.
Previous owner stated that the car came to him as a "package deal" with an e30 m3 from Southern California. The car had obviously been fitted with some upgraded parts and featured a non-numbers matching engine and 4-speed transmission, and a 3.91 differential from an e21. Car is currently undergoing restoration and further modification in Southern Oregon.