1987 BMW M6 Collector Quality 36k Example MUST SEE EVERY PHOTO OF THIS CAR !!!

Price: - Item location: Howell, New Jersey, United States
  • Condition: Used
  • Make: BMW
  • Model: M6
  • Type: Coupe
  • Trim: Base Coupe 2-Door
  • Year: 1987
  • Mileage: 36,795
  • VIN: WBAEE140XH2560161
  • Color: Red
  • Engine size: 3.5L 3453CC l6 GAS DOHC Naturally Aspirated
  • Number of cylinders: 6
  • Power options: Air Conditioning, Power Locks, Power Windows, Power Seats
  • Fuel: Gasoline
  • Transmission: Manual
  • Drive type: RWD
  • Interior color: Tan
  • Safety options: Anti-Lock Brakes
  • Options: Cassette Player, Leather Seats, Sunroof
  • Vehicle Title: Clear
  • Want to buy? Contact seller!

1987 BMW M6

36,795 Miles from new.
Zinnoberrot Red
Lotus White leather interior
Rare leather wrapped dash !!!
Quite simply one of the best preserved and all original examples of a E24 coupe on the planet.
Cosmetically the vehicle is ready to show at a Concours Event, and mechanically the vehicle was recently sorted through by one of the top BMW M Series experts on the East Coast.
The current owner has asked my company to place this particular vehicle on auction for 10 days ONLY.
At the conclusion of the auction, if the vehicle does not meet its undisclosed reserve price it will be offered for consideration at an upcoming live auction at "The Amelia Island Concourse d Elegance" in March.
Keep in mind the vehicle will only be listed once, so serious buyers should contact me for a pre-purchase inspection at my facility.
There will be no disappointments with this M6.
Cosmetically you will be extremely hard pressed to find a nicer example.
The original Zinnoberrot Red paint was professionally detailed to an extremely high standard and is well complimented with crystal clear original glass and bright anodized aluminum trim.
Lotus white interior is breathtaking and nappa leather is butter soft to the touch.
Rare leather dash in excellent all original condition.
If you look inside of the fenders and rear quarter panels you will see that the original red finish is remarkably clean and highly detailed.
The undercarriage of this vehicle is show quality with minimal paint loss and still wears its original cosmoline coating from the factory.
Please view the 23 photos of the undercarriage at the end of this listing.
Engine bay is also highly detailed and all refreshed components such as clamps, wire insulation and new fan shroud are OEM from BMW.
The vehicle runs and drives like new as it just went through a complete bumper to bumper sorting by one of the best BMW M Series Marque experts here on the East Coast.
Services performed in the past 200 miles:
Oil and Filter --change
Coolant flush with BMW OE coolant and distilled water--
Brake fluid service with clutch line bled--
Replaced power steering pump and flushed system--
Performed valve adjustment & replaced valve cover gaskets--
Replaced fuel filter--
Replaced engine air filter --
Replaced spark plugs with Bosch X5DC--
Replaced distributor cap and rotor--
Wire set Ohmed out and passed test, new wire set will be included for future use--
Performed diff service--
Performed trans service --
Replaced rear dogbones--
Replaced all heater and cooling system hoses and clamps with BMW OE parts.--
Replaced aged under-hood fuel lines. --
replaced intake boots, o-rings on throttles and mass air flow meter boot and clamps. --
Replaced vacuum hose from fpr to intake--
Cleaned under-hood connectors with deoxit. --
Replaced alternator with BMW OE unit.--
Replaced radiator, expansion tank, cap, fan clutch and shroud with BMW OE parts.
Bled, filled and adjusted rear SLS system to perform as designed. -
Mounted and road force balanced 4 new Michelin TRX-GT tires. --
Needless to say this car is turn key and ready to be enjoyed for spirited fair weather driving.
Please take the time to view each section of this ad, and do not hesitate to ask any questions regarding both the cosmetic and mechanical condition of this vehicle.
Over 150+ photos on display so please scroll through each section.
This vehicle is located in Central NJ 07753.
Pre-purchase inspections are welcome and encouraged.
Contact Dean at 848-459-7776
The vehicle's exterior is in pristine all original condition and the Zinnoberrot Red exterior has a showroom quality finish.
The OEM Metric wheels have not been refinished and are in NOS condition.
Previous owner removed them shortly after purchase and had them cleaned to perfection inside and out before storing in a climate controlled facility.
Special order from Coker Tire are the OEM Michelin TRX-GT tires that you see currently mounted on the M6 and they have less than 25 miles of road use.
If you look inside of the fenders and rear quarters you will see that the original red finish is remarkably clean and highly detailed.
Bright-work is exceptional all around with only the most minor flaws being present on the top of bumper covers.
OEM glass is crystal clear and all the rubber trim and seals are nearly flawless.
Anodized aluminum trim around the glass is in excellent condition and very bright and shiny.
Upper rubber trim along roof line is excellent and not faded.
Headlights are also crystal clear and NOS BMW fog lamps were recently installed.
Rare leather wrapped dash in nearly flawless condition as Lotus white leather seating surfaces are also exceptionally clean and soft to the touch.
All gauges, electronic amenities, AC, and OEM BMW stereo are in perfect working order as the vehicle's cabin was also maintained to a very high standard.
Bright-work inside of the jambs are exceptional !!!
Trunk is also exceptionally clean and dry with the unused OEM spare tire present as well as tools.
Engine bay and undercarriage:
The engine bay and undercarriage of this vehicle is show condition and tells a lot about how this vehicle was maintained and housed.
Note the condition of the original paint inside of the fenders and rear quarters and engine bay!
Internal photos taken at time of valve adjustment:
Undercarriage photos: