Bmw art car m1. Bmw built just 453 examples from 1978 to 1981 making pristine. The most recent artist to the join bmw art car program is jeff koons in 2010 with his m3 gt2. No lesser person than andy warhol immortalized himself in this m1.
The bmw m1 is one of the most iconic cars from the german automaker. They race are traded as works of art and are practically priceless. This art car is one of the highlights of the collection of artworks on wheels.
Bmw m1 art car. Find great deals on ebay for bmw m1 art car. Many renowned artists throughout the world have created bmw art cars.
The bmw art car project was introduced by the french racecar driver and auctioneer herve poulain. In 1979 racing driver peter gregg purchased a bmw m1 procar and commissioned his friend frank stella to paint it for him. This car is the only bmw painted by an artist who was also part of bmws own art car program.
Speedy works of art. Read more bmw m1 hommage. To mark the 30th anniversary of the bmw m1 in april 2008 bmw unveiled a concept car the bmw m1 hommage.
When the bmw m1 is in full throttle all lines and colours blur. Bmw m1 art car. The bmw art cars.
Many design details of this fire red model later found themselves in vehicles such as the bmw i8 a few years later. The evocative wedge shaped design is still jaw dropping. When the warhol m1 was brought to hockenheim in 2009 to celebrate thirty years of the bmw m1 artist and art car alumnus frank stella drove the m1 in an homage race.
1979 bmw m1 group 4 race version. The bmw art car project was introduced by the french racecar driver herve poulain. I love that car.
For more than 40 years they have been the highlights of the bmw art car collection and total now 18 cars.