1976 BMW 2500

Lot: 277

Sold for (£): 3,080
Offered for sale is a 2.494L 1976 BMW 2500 manual that has been with the current owner for the last 41 years. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores 39 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

BMW's landmark seventies saloon from three decades in dry storage...

  • In need of restoration. Fairly straightforward project
  • Condition commensurate with three decades in a barn
  • Family owned from brand new. Original Bill of Sale (April 1st,1976)
  • Lots of early history including invoices, service books and more
  • Less than 20 recorded left in the Uk in 2016
  • Supplied with Genuine BMW Repair Manuals


Lot Details

Registration: LHE 697P RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1976 Engine size: 2.494L
Make: BMW Odometer reading (miles): 100142
Model: 2500 MOT expiry:
Warranted: No Chassis number: 2430874

CCA Condition Report

Overall: 39 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


Corrosion associated with 30 years dry storage. All panels are free from dints. Chrome bumpers very rusty, some rubber trim missing. Glass is good and window winders work.


Door-cards: Carpets:
Seating: Headlining:
Dashboard: Boot:


Very straight interior. Seats, carpets and headlining good but some light mildew from 30 years of storage.


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Not run for 30 years


Gears: Drive-shaft:


Not run for 30 years

Running Gear

Axles: Chassis:
Suspension: Bearings:
Brakes: Wheels/Tyres:


Not run for 30 years


Minor: Major:


Not run for 30 years

Vehicle History


Comprehensive early records

About the CCA Condition Report

A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review its condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history