BMW 503 Coupe – 1958

BMW 503 Coupe - 1958


BMW 503 Coupe – 1958


Marca : BMW
Modello : 503
Versione : Coupè
Anno : 1958
Telaio N. : —
Motore N. : —
Esemplari prodotti : 273
Designer :
Motore : 8 cilindri a V di 90°
Cilindrata : 3.168 cc
Distribuzione : OHV
Valvole Cilindro : 2
Alimentazione : Dual Zenith 32 NDX
Potenza : 140 CV a 4.800 giri/min
Top speed Km/h : 190


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BMW 503 Coupe - 1958

The BMW 503 was designed by Count Albrecht von Goertz who was also responsible for the famous BMW 507 (which was based upon the 503).

BMW 503 Coupe - 1958

The 503 was presented on the ‘Salon de Genève’ in the year 1955 as successor of the 502 model. The 503 however, was place more up-market.

BMW 503 Coupe - 1958

Like the 502 the 503 featured a fabulous 3.2 litre V8 engine and a full aluminium bodywork.

BMW 503 Coupe - 1958

The BMW 503 convertible was the first German cabriolet with an electrically powered hood.

BMW 503 Coupe - 1958

The BMW 503 was a very expensive automobile to be compared with Rolls Royce and other very exclusive makes. The 503 was sold for a staggering 30.000 Mark in the late fifties of the twentieth century.

BMW 503 Coupe - 1958

The automobile was available as a two door coupe and as a two door convertible. Only 412 BMW 503 models have been built, 273 coupe models and 139 convertibles. Nowadays the 503 is a very rare and highly desirable classic.

BMW 503 Coupe - 1958

 

BMW 503 Coupe - 1958

 

BMW 503 Coupe - 1958

 

BMW 503 Coupe - 1958

 

BMW 503 Coupe - 1958

 

BMW 503 Coupe - 1958

 

BMW 503 Coupe - 1958

 

BMW 503 Coupe - 1958

 

BMW 503 Coupe - 1958

 

BMW 503 Coupe - 1958

 

BMW 503 Coupe - 1958

 

BMW 503 Coupe - 1958

 

BMW 503 Coupe - 1958

 

BMW 503 Coupe - 1958

 

BMW 503 Coupe - 1958

 

BMW 503 Coupe - 1958

 

BMW 503 Coupe - 1958

 

BMW 503 Coupe - 1958

 

BMW 503 Coupe - 1958

 

BMW 503 Coupe - 1958


 

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