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BMW E30 M3

Production: 1986-1991
Units Built: 17,970
Body Style: Coupe/convertible
Horsepower: 200-238
Today’s Value Range: $25,000-$35,000

The BMW E30 M3 was greatly admired by the press and the public when it was introduced in 1986. Despite its hefty price tag, the E30 M3 was a commercial success and celebrated as one of the finest handling and enjoyable road cars—essentially “a racing car licensed for road use.”

Source: BMW Since 1916, Gooding & Co., Topspeed.com

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