1993 BMW 850Ci Manual

Lot: 587

Sold for (£): 14,850
Offered for sale is a 5.0 L 1993 BMW 850ci Manual manual that has been with the current owner for the last 2 years. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 104 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

One of only 98 UK supplied, BMW E31 300 bhp V12 Super Coupés...

  • The current vendor has lavished over £3,500 to bring the car up to its current high standard
  • Replacement shock absorbers, sundry suspension bushes and electrical items including light pods
  • Rare manual gearbox car
  • 'M-type' factory steering wheel and gear stick
  • Full BMW or specialist service history and a  large file of invoices
  • Looks fabulous in Oxford Blue with Grey Hide

Lot Details

Registration: WXI 850 RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1993 Engine size: 5.0 L
Make: BMW Odometer reading (miles): 133000
Model: 850ci Manual MOT expiry: 2018-02-21
Warranted: No Chassis number: WBAEG120X0CB27101

CCA Condition Report

Overall: 104 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


BMW factory options as follows:
Option:                            353                     Graduated tinted screens
Option:                            416                     Electric rear blind
Option:                            481                     BMW Sports Seats
Option:                            704                     M Technic Sports Suspension

The M Technic Sport Steering Wheel, Gear lever and wing mirrors were added as dealer fit


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


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:






Gears: Drive-shaft:

Running Gear

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


Many new parts fitted in last 12 months including rebuilt front brakes, replacement shocks and control arms and bushes


Minor: Major:


Boot loom repair / re-wire and locking system service 

Re-wiring both lighting pods

New lamp control module



Vehicle History


All books present including an original uk sales brochure. Lots of old MOT's and previous records including BMW sales invoice when it was 4 yeas old for £36,000! Thick file with over £9000 of other bills from previous owners over the last 12 years.

Service intervals as follows:-
2/94 Peter West BMW, Oil service:     5731m
7/94 Peter West BMW, Service:          8513m
11/94 Peter West BMW, Oil service: 22,114m
6/97 Vines BMW, Service 2:            27,403m
2/98 Vines BMW, Service:               35,171m
2/98 Vines BMW, Oil service:           35,171m
7/98Vines BMW, Service:                 42,010m
3/99 Vines BMW, Oil service:           47,598m
9/99 Vines BMW, Service 2:             56,927m
5/00 Vines BMW, Service:                63,879m
3/01 Vines BMW, Service:                69,542m
1/02 Vines BMW, Service:                75,203m
8/02 Vines BMW, Service 2:             83,296m
2/04 Chandlers BMW, Service:         98,775m
12/04 Specialist, Service:              104,850m
2/07 Specialist, Service:                124,149m
Plus BMW brake fluid changes at 47,604 / 66,666 / 83,296. 

Further services and work are documented in the paperwork but not stamped.
The last major Inspection 2 service was carried out by a very good BMW specialist at 133,126 miles, only 120 miles ago.



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