I have a soft spot for the Bavaria. Itís not because itís the best looking BMW from the 1970s, nor the fastest. Itís not the most collectable, either Ė but as a result, the Bavaria might just be the rarest of the 1970s BMWs. To me, I can appreciate this coming from a background of loving Audis Ė most of which are quite rare today. The look of the Bavaria is even very similar to the Audi 100, and like the 100 very few examples are left kicking around. Also like the Audi 100, people will always be glad to see it, and Iím sure many have stories involving Bavarias. As with the old Audis, itíll be a mix of people who smile and immediately start to tell you their wonderful BMW story and the balance of the masses who simply ask ďWhat is that?Ē But the Bavaria was nonetheless an important move for BMW, taking on the larger executive market with an upscale big-body 4-door and that famous M30 power:
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