After club racing his S54 poweredÂ 1979 e12 BMW for years, BrendanÂ decided he’d like to try something a bit different. So with that in mind, he picked himself up an E9 to build into his vision of a resto-modded club racer. For powering duties, he chose aÂ s38b36 straight-6 out of an E34 M5, and added other goodies such as a full roll cage, side-exit exhaust tunnel, steering rack conversion, and a bunch of hand made suspension components. The car is transformed from a clapped out bare shell (and I mean BARE!) to a smooth green retro track toy, something that I think any one of us wouldn’t mind punting around a race track.
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4 thoughts on “’72 BMW E9 3.0 CSL restomod”
Looks like he started out with an s38 but ended up with an s50b32 euro engine.
I stand corrected.
whoah, great build. and that Garage tho… Need some huge space like this 🙂
What Master and brake booster did you use?