Mark's 1986 325es

How long have you owned this car?
Two and a half years. Yes half years matter. (some people will get this)

Is there anything unique about the history of this car?
Before I bought it it sat in a barn for five years, it had the mouse nests to prove it.

Why did you choose this car to purchase?
I started building a four door E30 and it was going to be stupid expensive to restore the body and then this car came into my shop the day i decided to pull the plug on the original project.

What other cars did you consider?
None

What was your objective with this car?
First it was to bring it back to life, then it turned into i wanted it to look brand new and now my current phase is to make it faster then a 24v GTI turbo.

What tuning style would you describe this car as? (ex. Euro, Bling, OEMplus, street racer, auto crosser).
Clean Euro. The way all euro's should be.

Who helped you build this car?
I did everything myself except for the body work. Gravel's did that. And Ics is tuning it.

What makes your car special?
You got me but people seem to like it for some reason.

What is your favorite part/feature/function?
The fact that it is worse then a greedy girlfriend when it comes to taking money from me.

Who or what inspired the direction of modifications on this car?
I took a little inspiration, ideas on what to do and ideas on what not to do from cars that were already built. My idea to build an old BMW came from a few customers of mine at My Garage who had built some beautiful older BMW's.

What don't you like about this car?
Needs more lower.

What was your biggest obstacle in building this car?
I never really want to work on it.

How did you overcome the issue?
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What would you change if you could?
I would make it faster.

On a scale of 1 to 10, how satisfied are you with the outcome of this project?
9

What would you do to the car if money were no object?
Crush it into a cube.

Who has been your biggest critic of this project?
My father thinks I am mentally challenged for putting so much money into an old car.

What do your family and friends say about this car?
They seem to like the car for some reason.

What is your most memorable/humorous/embarrassing moment with this car?
When I first bought this car a family friend told me it was cute. Right then is when I knew I had to modify it to never be called cute again. Also another friend asked if I needed money since I sold my M3 right and then bought this car.

Has this car competed in any events? Results?
No

What is your favorite place to drive this car?
Curvy roads.

What is your ideal day with this car?
A nice fall day.

Who gets to drive this car?
Who ever wants (well as long as they have the money to replace it)

If your car had a motto, what would it be?
F haters

If you had to name your car, what would you name it?
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

What was your previous project?
E46 M3

What is your next project?
Porsche 911 C4S

What one word best describes your car?
Same word that describes the owner, awesome.

Anything else you’d like to share?
If your mom is single, send her my way.