Category Archives: Magazine

M3 on the cover!

Our E30 M3 has been used for a covershoot for the dutch version of “Octane”. Great cover photo, and the others are not too shabby either… Advertisements

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EVO – the thrill of driving

Every month I receive a few car magazines in my mailbox; the old-fashioned way. And to be honest, with an unlimited budget, I would have subscribed to a dozen more magazines. But as this is not the case, I have … Continue reading

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Alpina C2 2.7: the best balanced E30?

After our earlier story of the B6 2.8, it is now time for the M20 powered C2 2.7.┬áThe E30 with the biggest displacement M20, coming in at a healthy 2693 cc. Exactly the same as the efficiency oriented 325e, but … Continue reading

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Porsche 911 997, the car that brought quality back

Porsche has always had at least one unique selling point over its opponents, being sheer quality. In a typical German way, the 911 is a product of evolution rather than revolution. Less informed people tend to state that brands like … Continue reading

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When the first M5 was still a few years away…

In 1984 at the Paris motorshow BMW introduced the M535i, a bodykitted version of the already pretty nice 535i. M-technic suspension, aerodynamic front and rear bumper, side skirts and bootlid spoiler completed the transformation. The car shown here is not … Continue reading

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BMW E3 2500

This BMW E3 2.5 belongs to Ronny Dreizehner, a German friend of Wheelmen. Besides this wonderful example, his collection consists of an Alpina B7 Turbo, BMW 850i, BMW 635CSi and BMW Z1. Ronny is a genuine master-technician, passionate for BMW, … Continue reading

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Alpina E30 C2 2.7 & Alpina E30 B6 2.8

It’s not often that you see two of these rare Alpina’s together. One with the highest output M20 and the other one with a similarly powered M30. Different characters, different sounds, but equally lovely.┬áThis is not the best picture , … Continue reading

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