Project Car Hell: J. Edgar Limo or 2002Tii?

We had another near-tie in yesterday's Choose Your Eternity poll, with the '80 Rolls beating the '59 Triumph by just a few percentage points. Today, we've decided to present you with two starkly different options, either of which would be pretty damn cool to have in your personal automotive stable... after the copious … » 12/21/07 5:30pm 12/21/07 5:30pm

BMW 2002tii


After being a year off on yesterday's DOTS car, I'm not going out on a limb with this BMW; I think it's a '73, but those damn Huns didn't change the tii's design much, it's not in the state's smog history database, and I'm too damn lazy to walk four blocks and look at the dashboard VIN plate (if it even has one). So,… » 8/15/07 9:00am 8/15/07 9:00am

BMW Building an Original 2002tii from Scratch for Public Viewing

Call it performance art or a really slow-progressing media event, but BMW's building an original 1973 2002tii from the ground up — behind a glass wall at a temporary BMW Museum facility in Munich. Supported by BMW's in-house historians, BMW Mobile Tradition, which maintains a vast inventory of vintage parts, two Bimmer … » 11/18/05 8:51am 11/18/05 8:51am