It is the 1980s and your are at Harrords in London during the Christmas rush and you fall in love with this Mini version petrol engine BMW E30 replica that can go 30mph. The problem is the price tag, at a whopping price of £30,000 you and most probably your parents would not be able to afford it. Fast forward thirty years and the very same car is back for sale, the good thing is that you might be able to afford it now, the downside is that you will unlikely fit.

This very rare child's petrol driven BMW E30 sports car was sold in Harrords in the 80's with a price of £30.000 plus depending on what specification and model you had. A blue one has recently came for sale with the ultra reliable Honda GX120 four stroke engine (pull start) and 2 speed manual gearbox plus reverse, these little cars were built with safety in mind for the young ones as it has a one piece reinforced fibreglass body shell with built in floor, it has a space framed box section chassis, it is fitted with a hydraulic rear disc brake, it has independent coil sprung front suspension, generously padded black leather seat plus steering wheel.

The car is ideally suited for children from the age of 5 years upwards depending on size and experience, it is ideally suited for tarmac or gravel or low cut grass, the car can be restricted from 30mph to around 5mph, the car is absolutely immaculate show room condition. It is believed there is less than 50 in existence worldwide most of them being sold to collectors and others were displayed at BMW showrooms.


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Tags: classic, BMW, toy

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