BMW Group Classic during a Mille Miglia 2017.

Munich. The Mille Miglia was a toughest endurance
competition in a universe for 3 decades. Since 1988, it has been hold as a
trustworthiness and rule competition for ancestral automobiles. It is a
undoubted feast for classical fans who line a 1000 mile track through
Northern Italy in vast numbers. Around 450 ancestral sports cars will
take partial in this year’s event.

This year, BMW Group Classic is promulgation 6 automobiles from its
collection to line adult during a start in Brescia. Once again, a sporty
sextet from Munich reminds us of a ancestral couple between a BMW 328
and a Mille Miglia. The initial coming of a roadster – which
debuted during a Eifel Race in 1936 – during a Mille Miglia finished in 1938
with a win in a category for vehicles with limit ability of 2.0
litres. Two years later, even a competitors powered by incomparable and
some-more absolute engines did not mount a chance. Fritz Huschke von
Hanstein and Walter Bäumer cumulative a win in a altogether placings,
pushing their BMW 328 Mille Miglia Touring Coupé with a lead of around
15 mins forward of a fastest supporter in a field. Three other BMW
328 automobiles crossed a finishing line in third, fifth and sixth
place, so that a group endowment also went to a BMW works team.

This delight was not achieved with higher engine power, though with
optimised weight, low drag, glorious trustworthiness and ideal road
holding. It enabled a BMW 328 to conquer a organisation place in a history
of a Mille Miglia. This year’s fortuitous from BMW Group Classic
includes a BMW 328 Berlin-Rome Touring Roadster built in 1937 and a
BMW 328 Mille Miglia Roadster from 1939.

The following teams are backing adult during a start of a Mille Miglia
2017, pushing vehicles from BMW Group Classic:

136   Ian Robertson              Jodie Kidd                    BMW
328 Berlin-Rom Roadster

139   Klaus Fröhlich              Michael Schröder         BMW 328

142   Wolfgang Obermaier    Des Sellmeijer              BMW 328

146   Sergio Solero               Francesco Botré           BMW 328

149   Philipp Koch                 Martin Huber                BMW 328

153   Hendrik v. Kuenheim   Carl Christian Jancke   BMW 328 Mille
Miglia Roadster