1957 BMW ISETTA 2 DOOR HARDTOP - 19763 Sold* at Palm Beach Classic Car Auction 2003 - Lot #108 1957 BMW ISETTA 2 DOOR HARDTOP http://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/19763/19763_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #108

1957 BMW ISETTA 2 DOOR HARDTOP

Auction Palm Beach Classic Car Auction 2003
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 108
Year 1957
Make BMW
Model ISETTA
Style 2 DOOR HARDTOP
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN 507760
Exterior Color RED
Interior Color WHITE
Cylinders 0
Engine Size 0
Transmission
Description

Lot #108 - This very rare fully restored "bubble car" was only produced from 1955 through 1962. The egg shaped one door design was purchased by bmw from renzo rivola, who among other things was a manufactured of refridgerators, sales of the isetta were said to save bmw from bankruptcy. This remarkable restoration is documented with complete pictures and receipts, technical statistics of this 300 cc air cooled 1 cylinder car are a top speed of 50 mph down hill with a tailwind, 0-40 mph in 60 plus seconds, and 60 plus miles to the gallon. Own your piece of automobilia history with this unique automobile.