1974 BMW 3.0 CS Coupé (E9)

Lot: 588

Sold for (£): 15,400
Offered for sale is a 3.0L 1974 BMW 3.0CS manual that has been with the current owner for the last year. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores 80 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Left-hand drive, manual, 3.0 CS Coupé reading just 41,392 miles....

  • US spec car imported to New York by the legendary Max Hoffman
  • Fitted with the rare "5mph safety bumpers" (1974 only). Not hard to change to Euro spec
  • Finished in attractive Polaris Metallic with Dark Blue leather interior
  • The exterior is generally very good but the interior needs a little attention
  • Supplied with a fresh MOT before sale and a NOVA with all taxes paid 
  • Fascinating history file with many original documents and the BMW Classic Certificate  


Brakes have seized, failed MOT with advisories to follow.

Lot Details

Registration: RHD/LHD: Left Hand Drive
Year: 1974 Engine size: 3.0L
Make: BMW Odometer reading (miles): 41391
Model: 3.0CS MOT expiry: 2018-03-15
Warranted: No Chassis number: 4310360

CCA Condition Report

Overall: 80 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


Door-cards: Carpets:
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Dashboard: Boot:


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Gears: Drive-shaft:

Running Gear

Axles: Chassis:
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Brakes: Wheels/Tyres:


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Vehicle History

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