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  • 1958 BMW 600 Limousine


    The BMW 600 is a four-seat microcar produced from mid-1957 until November 1959. Partially based on the Isetta two-seater, it was BMW's first post-war four-seat economy car. BMW needed to expand its model range however they did not have the resources to develop an all-new car with an all-new engine. Therefore, it used the Isetta as starting point for a new four-seat economy car. As a result, the 600 used the front suspension and the front door of the Isetta. The need to carry four people required a longer frame, a different rear suspension and a larger engine. A new frame was designed using box section side members and straight tube cross members. The rear suspension was an independent semi trailing arm design; this was the first time BMW had used this system. The chassis had a wheelbase of 67" and the car was powered by a 582cc flat-twin cylinder engine from BMW's R67 motorcycle delivering just under 20bhp. A four-speed manual gearbox was standard giving the 600 a top speed of approximately 62mph. Originally registered in Sweden in 1958, the vendor, who is a strong collector of microcars, saw the car advertised on the internet in 2010. Not having a 600 limousine in his collection,

    • Year: 2016
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