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BMW 1800 race car

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Chassis Number: 1940062

Exterior Colour: Period BMW Pastel Blue ​ Interior Colour: Black



• This is a FIA compliant BMW 1800, an eye-catchingclassic race car, painted in Period BMW Pastel Blue

• Powered by a 1.8 litre in-line-four, coupled to a five speed Getrag dogleg manual gearbox with a limited-slip differential

• The car has completed two race seasons with the Classic Touring Car Racing Club (CTCRC) and has been with the seller for six years



• This BMW 1800 has been painted in BMW’s rare Period Pastel Blue with decals from Poultec, BARC, CTCRC, Gulf, Eibach, Revolution Competition Wheels, Lap Engineering, MoTec and Bell Helmets

• It rides on 14-inch Mini Lite eight spoke wheels, shod with Dunlop Racing tyres

• Internally, the stripped-out cabin features a three-spoke Momo Prototipo steering wheel, a single SPARCO Grid-Q driver’s seat and a roll cage

• The car is also equipped with upgraded brakes, suspension, an ATL fuel cell, fire extinguisher and full race harness




Recently, the brakes and all fluids have been changed, a new race clutch fitted in addition to having an electronic ignition installed by Laranca Engineering. The car set up has also been checked to ensure correct alignment



2022 – 2023

The car has entered races within the Pre 66 Class of The Classic Touring Race Car Club around numerous circuits in the UK over two seasons and achieved wins in its class and, the best prepared car award for 2022




Purchased from Denmark in 2017 

Construction commenced in 2017 -2018 

• This involved a complete refurbishment of the bare metal shell

• Removal of the under seal, new front floor pan, sills and inner front wings and seam welded throughout

• A full FIA roll cage was installed and the boot and bonnet lightened

Build completed in 2018 – 2020

• All work to FIA Appendix K specification

• Sub Frames refurbished, painted and mounted on power flex black brushes

• Front Brakes and the brake master cylinder uprated with race continuous brake lines and spec linings

Laranca Engineering Race Shop are world leaders in building, preparing and racing the BMW marque with a particular emphasis on the new class 1800. To ensure the vehicle demonstrated global competitiveness, their expertise was a vital component of the vehicle’s construction.

Laranca provided front uprights with a built-in camber and differential LSD. They supplied, installed and tested a period 1800 race engine.

The car has the correct period Getrag Dogleg gearbox re-built by Retro Engineering and comes with a set of period 14-inchlite wheels on a set-up of Dunlop race tyres with plenty of tread

The race seat, harness and fire extinguisher are fully race compliant and in date


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Item Location: England West Sussex
Joined August 2023
  nathan berrisford
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Country: United Kingdom
City: Haywards Heath
Phone: 07884236163
Condition Rebuilt
Trade or Private: Private
Price: £35,000
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Added: 11/08/2023
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