Heroes of Bavaria

© Mike Meredith, Automotive Content Experience© Mike Meredith, Automotive Content Experience
1961 BMW 700 RS
The BMW 700 RS is one of two prototype cars built with the intention to turn the 700 Sport into a race car that would be competitive for private owners in hill climb events. The 700 RS features a lightweight steel tube frame and aluminum bodywork, and is powered by a 700cc horizontally-opposed BMW production motorcycle engine generating 78 horsepower, combined with a 4-speed manual transmission.

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