Finished in Cinnabar Red over black Bison leather upholstery, this 1990 BMW E30 325i Convertible features a 2.5-liter inline six-cylinder engine paired with a 5-speed manual transmission and an optional limited-slip differential. The car had been registered to a single owner in Wisconsin before being acquired by the seller and has undergone recent service including replacement of the valve cover gaskets, spark plugs, and timing belt. Showing approximately 59k miles on the odometer, this E30 is now being offered for auction out of California.
This 325i is finished in Cinnabar Red with a black convertible soft top. Equipment includes body-colored mirror caps, protective side moldings, front fog lights, a power antenna, and 14” Style 5 cross-spoked wheels dressed in Toyo Eclipse tires. The soft top is said to have been replaced in 2018, detailed images are provided in the gallery along with a clean CARFAX report.
The cabin is trimmed in black Bison leather upholstery including front sport seats and a three-spoke steering wheel. Factory features include power accessories, cruise control, air conditioning, an onboard computer, heated seats, and an AM/FM cassette stereo. An M Sport shift knob has been added and the right rear window switch was recently replaced along with the convertible hatch struts.
The naturally aspirated 2.5-liter M20 inline six-cylinder engine features Bosch Motronic fuel injection and offers an output of up 168 HP and 164 lb.-ft of torque. Power is sent to the rear wheels through a 5-speed manual transmission and a factory-optioned limited-slip differential. Standard performance features include independent front and rear suspension with torsion bar stabilizers, hydraulic power-assisted steering, and power-assisted four-wheel disc brakes with ventilated front rotors. Recent service completed in 2022 includes an inspection, valve adjustment, new valve cover gaskets, timing belt, spark plugs, a new driveline flex disc, front lower control arm bushings, rear brakes, an oil change, exhaust repair, and a new battery.
This sale will include service records, the original window sticker, owner’s manuals, a full-size wheel, and a clean title.