For $6,200, Grin And Baur It

Following the 2002, the E21 3-series was seen as a lackluster successor, especially in its 4-cylinder only U.S. guise. Fortunately today's Nice Price or Crack Pipe E21 is said to carry the silky smooth 323 motor, and more fortunately, the rare Baur targa top. Will its price however drop it back to traditional levels… » 6/25/12 8:00am 6/25/12 8:00am

What slow car is the most fun to drive fast?

"It's better to drive a slow car fast than a fast car slow"—chances are if you're reading this you've heard this statement before. Whether you believe this is just a stupid generalization dreamt up by people who drive slow cars or the focus of your automotive obsession revolves around a similar concept, almost all car… » 1/07/12 5:00pm 1/07/12 5:00pm

LeMons Torture Test Results: BMW E21

How can we put this diplomatically, in a way that won't offend lovers of the 2002's successor? The BMW E21 has turned out to be a terrible 24 Hours Of LeMons car, with only one out of ten finishing in the top third. Small sample size? Yeah, that's it- buy that $500 320i for the next race! » 1/17/10 10:00pm 1/17/10 10:00pm

1981 BMW 315: 15,850 Deutsche Marks To Econo-Glory

We couldn't get the gas-sipping BMW 315 over here in Nordamerika » 9/26/08 11:00am 9/26/08 11:00am; instead, we had to make do with the thirsty 320i version of the E21 platform. Over in Germany, however, the money saved on gas by the 315 facilitated drive-by Quaalude deals between wholesome-looking tennis players… or whatever the hell is going on in…