Car Details

BMW M1

Germany
51

BMW M1

Years Released: 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1992 (Item Year pages)
Item released for 8 years.

Car: BMW M1
Number: 51
Information: Length - 5 9/16" - 142mm.
Category: Cars
Cars
Category Details: Classic cars from all eras.
Car Category: Endurance
Endurance
Car Category Details: A car racing class concentrating on the ability of manufacturers to build reliable yet sporty cars.
Base Colour: Black

Colour Details: The most elegant of all colours.
Logo & Box Style:

1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1992

1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1992
Make: BMW
BMW
Logo: BMW Logo
Logo Years: ---
Make Details: Bayerische Motorenwerke started manufacturing cars in 1929, the BMW is now a household name.
Make Country: Germany
Model: M1
M1
Model Details: A very rare hand-built BMW model, only 453 were made.
Model Production Years: 1978 - 1981

Item Ranking:
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Previous: 22 - August 2017
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Car Year Details (8)

YEAR CAT ITEM IMAGE
1984 C.347 BMW M1 1984
1985 C.347 BMW M1 1985
1986 C.347 BMW M1 1986
1987 C.347 BMW M1 1987
1988 C.347 BMW M1 1988
1989 C.347 BMW M1 1989
1990 C.347 BMW M1 1990
1992 C.347 BMW M1 1992

Item Year Information

YEAR INFORMATION
1985 Designed exclusively for the world of sports car racing, the M1 was built in limited numbers for standard road use in order to qualify for racing events. The elegant lines of this performance car are faithfully reproduced on the model and the attractive black and gold livery make it an absolute must for the discerning Scalextric driver looking for that extra touch of style.
1986 The classic lean and hungry look of BMW sports cars is faithfully reproduced in this low, track-hugging model.
1987 The characteristic radiator grille ‘nostrils’ and badge of BMW (Bavarian Motor Works) will be found depicted on this handsome replica.
1989 All the Scalextric Rally Cars are fitted with a standard type motor, rear axle contrate drive gear and pick-up system.
However, they have different driving characteristics due to varying centres of gravity, wheel/tyre sizes, weight, wheel track etc.
Thus rallying with mixed car types will be as interesting as with real cars and, of course, the design of the track circuit will have an influence on the result.
1992 Rally cars tend to come in all shapes and sizes. Some are sponsored by large consortiums with professional drivers, others are private entries whose sponsorship relies heavily on the drivers local business acquaintances.
There are various types of rallies which are raced in all parts of the world. Some are raced over rough terrain, others on normal tarmac roads. Many of the lessons learned during these gruelling drives are later incorporated into the normal standard family saloon giving greater safety and reliability to the driving public at large.
The Scalextric Rally Cars shown are typical of the cars seen competing in all ports of the world.

Service Sheets (0)

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Catalogue Images (8)

C.347 - BMW M1 - 1984
C.347 BMW M1 - 1984

C.347 - BMW M1 - 1985
C.347 BMW M1 - 1985

C.347 - BMW M1 - 1986
C.347 BMW M1 - 1986

C.347 - BMW M1 - 1987
C.347 BMW M1 - 1987

C.347 - BMW M1 - 1988
C.347 BMW M1 - 1988

C.347 - BMW M1 - 1989
C.347 BMW M1 - 1989

C.347 - BMW M1 - 1990
C.347 BMW M1 - 1990

C.347 - BMW M1 - 1992
C.347 BMW M1 - 1992


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