Tag: 1988

A Light but Powerful Partnership – LS3-Powered 1988 BMW 320i Touring w/ 6-Speed

Sold – $20,250 (plus fees) Long before the onslaught of modern SUVs, CUVs, and minivans, the wagon reigned supreme. Elongated bodies were motivated by slow, but torque-torrential powerplants responsible for transporting families and their things around the states in comfort. As the wagon began to slip into popular obsolescence during the nineties, fewer and fewer…

The Executive Sports Sedan of the Eighties – 1988 BMW 535i For Sale Now

Bid to – $36,500 Sleek, elegant, and on the cusp of the technological future, the 5-series – since its introduction in  1972 – worked hard to inject enjoyable performance in a typically dull market area – the sedan. Then nine years after its original inception, the 5-series underwent some minor cosmetic and mechanical surgery to…

Pop the Targa Top! – 1988 Porsche 911 Carrera Targa Auction is Live

Sold – $40,500 (Plus Fees) In 1989, Porsche launched their newest workover on the 911 known as the 964, which contained a claim of 80% all new parts. This developmental break discontinued the evolutionary progress they had implemented on the original 911 platform since its launch in 1964. The conclusion to this first generation of…

Get Out On the Trail – 1988 Land Rover Range Rover Now For Sale

Originally the Range Rover was quite heavily focused on being a rugged, practical vehicle that could stand up to the harsh abuses of country life. As evolution tends to happen though, Land Rover soon began to balance a nice blend of luxury equipment inside and within the mechanical elements. Together this cultivated its unique character…