Friday, January 5, 2018

Manual Gearbox, Two Turbos: 2007 BMW 335i Coupe

Eighty five hundred bones isn't a large amount of money...in fact more than 25% of the American households have more than $8500 socked away in their savings accounts...which is a miserably low percentage for the wealthiest country on earth...anyway...if you are one of the lucky few, you could turn your life savings into this 2007 BMW 335i Coupe offered for $8500 in Northridge, CA via craigslist.


 From the seller:

2007 BMW 335i Coupe
Space Grey
Manual Transmission

*Clean Title*
*Car fax available*

Performed Scheduled Maintenance at dealer and BMW specialist mechanics only 
Original Turbos, never tuned
M3 rear sway bar
Mtech Steering Wheel
BMW Performance shift knob
Blacked out kidney grills, lower front grills, rear badge
Cosmetic damage on driver's rear quarter panel (can be seen in photos)


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4 comments:

  1. I didn't know this until a few days ago but young whipper snappers are turning these into 700-900hp cars by bolting on a big single turbo. They are modifying the rear brakes to accept 15" wheels and run Weld wheels with big slicks. They look brutally fast. This is a hell of a car for $8500

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    1. I drove a 750ish HP 5 series using this method and it was a hoot. A nice strong locking dif is needed for ultimate fun. Said car needed a new engine after around 5,000 hard miles with the big turbo setup, but those were some fun 5,000 miles.

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  2. Nice car and a colour which does not attract the gendarmes, if I was able to drive at the moment, I would love to buy it and bring it back to snow country.

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  3. Didnt fix the rear quarter panel as the insurance company would have given this a salvage title in Cali! The twin turbos are going to be problematic. Simpler is better.!

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