Saw this beautiful restored 1973 BMW 3.0 CS on ebay and began reading to see what is obviously a nightmare of a resto-mod.....

This is a tale as old as time, a car owner wants more horsepower, a mechanic is willing to take his money and swaps in an M3 drive train, but yet, like some twisted fairy tale where you wish on a genie only to find out that wishing every car was a brown, manual, diesel wagon and every girl was Kate Upton, was actually a bad idea and have to give your last wish to undue the scenario, the result is a car that;

Just look at this thing and read this sad tale of a person with a dream to imbue his 3.0 with more go that has left them broken

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