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Highly Collectible 1957 BMW 507 That Spent Over 40 Years in a Garage to Go Up for Auction
Highly Collectible 1957 BMW 507 That Spent Over 40 Years in a Garage to Go Up for Auction

24 Jun 2022, 12:02 UTC / This BMW sports cars example, one of 252 ever produced, spent 43 years in a garage and was only started up from time to time

 
Now Worth Millions, the BMW 507 Was a Commercial Failure That Almost Ruined the Brand
Now Worth Millions, the BMW 507 Was a Commercial Failure That Almost Ruined the Brand

22 Jun 2022, 14:59 UTC / Although producing it almost led to bankruptcy, the rare 507 was a BMW masterpiece and to this day, it remains one of the most beautiful roadsters ever built

 
Insanely Rare 1958 BMW 507 Series II Listed With a $2,450,000 Price Tag
Insanely Rare 1958 BMW 507 Series II Listed With a $2,450,000 Price Tag

3 Jan 2022, 17:11 UTC / With only 254 cars ever built, the BMW 507 is almost impossible to find on the market. This is why this 1958 Series II example is a steal at $2,450,000

 
It’s a Sort of BMW Heaven on Earth: BMW Group Classic Center
It’s a Sort of BMW Heaven on Earth: BMW Group Classic Center

18 Sep 2021, 15:30 UTC / In fact one example, once owned by F1 and motorcycle racing champion John Surtees, sold for the astonishing figure of $5 million USD

 
1960 BMW 507 i8 Forgets All About the 1602 Elektro-Antrieb
1960 BMW 507 i8 Forgets All About the 1602 Elektro-Antrieb

14 Jan 2021, 16:15 UTC / Rendering shows how the BMW i8 might have looked like back in 1960; the unusual CGI takes inspiration from the rare and collectible 507

 
This 1957 BMW 507 Series II Is BaT's Most Expensive Listing, Still Didn’t Sell
This 1957 BMW 507 Series II Is BaT's Most Expensive Listing, Still Didn’t Sell

9 Dec 2020, 12:11 UTC / One of 15 examples of the 507 ever to be delivered in black failed to sell despite getting to nearly $2 million at auction because the reserve was not met

 
A Short Story of the Most Valuable BMW 507 in the World: Elvis Presley’s
A Short Story of the Most Valuable BMW 507 in the World: Elvis Presley’s

5 Dec 2020, 07:44 UTC / The iconic ride has been fully restored and returned to its original white paintjob, and is now sitting at the BMW Museum in Munich

 
1-of-Few 1957 BMW 507 Series II Could Be Someone’s Bargain at $525K
1-of-Few 1957 BMW 507 Series II Could Be Someone’s Bargain at $525K

26 Nov 2020, 14:58 UTC / 1957 BMW 507, one of just a little over 200 ever made, shows up on an auctions website, bid already at $525,000 with 11 days to go

 
BMW 507 Virtual Restomod Switches to Modern V8 and Semi-Slick Tires
BMW 507 Virtual Restomod Switches to Modern V8 and Semi-Slick Tires

3 Aug 2020, 20:06 UTC / If the BMW 507 weren't so rare, some crazy enthusiast would certainly swap the original engine for a more modern V8 like the S62 from the Z8

 
Albrecht von Goertz-Owned BMW 507 Goes on Sale for $2.7 Million
Albrecht von Goertz-Owned BMW 507 Goes on Sale for $2.7 Million

19 Nov 2018, 14:12 UTC / Auction house Bonhams will be selling the unique 507 owned by Albrecht von Goertz at its annual Bond Street Sale on 1 December

 
Racing Legend John Surtees Owned This Lovely BMW 507 From 1957 To 2017
Racing Legend John Surtees Owned This Lovely BMW 507 From 1957 To 2017

23 Mar 2018, 14:27 UTC / Before John Surtees rose to fame with his 1964 Formula 1 World Champion title, he bought a BMW 507 as his grand tourer of choice

 
Elvis's BMW 507 Set For Exhibition at Pebble Beach, Will Break a Few Hearts
Elvis's BMW 507 Set For Exhibition at Pebble Beach, Will Break a Few Hearts

17 May 2017, 13:23 UTC / Elvis has left our world many years ago, but one of his cars was found after decades passed over it. A full restoration later, it is set to go to Pebble Beach

 
BMW Has Completed The Restoration of Elvis' 507 Roadster, It's A Heartbreaker
BMW Has Completed The Restoration of Elvis' 507 Roadster, It's A Heartbreaker

4 Aug 2016, 15:58 UTC / BMW has magically restored Elvis' 507 Roadster back to factory condition. The model will be exhibited at this year's Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance

 
Elvis Presley’s Restored BMW 507 to Debut at Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance
Elvis Presley’s Restored BMW 507 to Debut at Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance

30 Jul 2016, 14:42 UTC / Besides his love for blingy Cadillac sedans and the notorious shooting of a De Tomaso Pantero, Elvis Presley used to own a BMW 507 when he joined the U.S. Army

 
BMW Celebrates the 507’s 60th Anniversary with a Special Exhibit at the Welt Museum
BMW Celebrates the 507’s 60th Anniversary with a Special Exhibit at the Welt Museum

22 Jul 2015, 16:28 UTC / A very special exhibition is now showing at the BMW Museum in Munich to celebrate the 60th anniversary of an iconic roadster - the BMW 507

 
1959 BMW 507 Roadster Series II Grabs $1.8 Million at Scottsdale Auction
1959 BMW 507 Roadster Series II Grabs $1.8 Million at Scottsdale Auction

18 Jan 2015, 12:40 UTC /  Yesterday was a big day for some lucky man who had $1.8 million in his pocket. That’s because at the Gooding and Company auction held in Scottsdale, AZ, a rare 1959 BMW 507 Roadster Seri...

 
Elvis Presley's BMW 507 to Be Restored by the German Manufacturer
Elvis Presley's BMW 507 to Be Restored by the German Manufacturer

24 Jul 2014, 12:07 UTC / He's one of the most influential cultural icons of the 20th century, the best-selling solo artist in the history of recorded music and a three-time Grammy winner. Yup, the one and only Elvis Pr...

 
BMW Isetta, 507 and 328 Lined-Up for this Year’s Mille Miglia
BMW Isetta, 507 and 328 Lined-Up for this Year’s Mille Miglia

15 May 2014, 15:03 UTC / A BMW feast is waiting for those of you passionate about retro vehicles, at this year’s Mille Miglia rally. That’s because the Classic division of the Germans is bringing out 3 legendary...

 
1958 BMW 507 Series II Roadster Sold for Record $2.4 Million
1958 BMW 507 Series II Roadster Sold for Record $2.4 Million

22 Mar 2014, 10:33 UTC / The year’s Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance hosted one of the most heated auctions ever seen, featuring a 1958 BMW 507 Series II Roadster in absolute mint condition. The car wen...

 
1958 BMW 507 Roadster Up for Sale in Germany
1958 BMW 507 Roadster Up for Sale in Germany

30 Jan 2014, 16:39 UTC / BMW’s 507 Roadster was voted over and over again as the most beautiful car the Germans ever made, in various tops made by journalists since the 1950s. Even to this day, bits and pieces of i...