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  • kaptanoglu


      Model: BMW 2002tii
      Year: 1974
      Manufactured Date: 01/11/1974
      Original Color: Fjord
      Transmission: 5 Speed Manual
      Current Color: fjord blue
      Current Owner: kaptanoglu
      Location: Austin, Texas, 78701
      Last Sold: No value

    The car
    •    1974 BMW 2002tii
    •    2 liter engine with mechanical fuel injection
    •    One of less than 45,000 tii’s produced worldwide, and less than 7,500 imported into the US
    •    Family owned since new
    •    Trunk mounted tool box hand carved by Ralph Kelly, the original owner, from Pau Ferro (Brazilian ironwood)


    The restoration
    •    Bare metal restoration 2013 - 2014 
    •    Design brief - look stock, but better; feel stock, but faster
    •    Picked up in April 2014 and driven over 1,000 miles from Libertyville, IL to Houston, TX, with a stop in Eureka Springs, AR for the annual MidAmerican ’02 Fest


    •    Daily driven in Austin
    •    Over 18,000 miles since the restoration was completed




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    On 6/23/2019 at 4:02 AM, SydneyTii said:

    What a beautiful car.

    Are they Panasports?


    Those are Panasports.  I'm glad you like the car.  It has been a hoot to drive (and work on).

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