BMW 850 i/ E91 (1:18, Customized)

  • BMW 850 i/ E91 (from 1990)
  • Revell Umgebautes Modell
  • 1:18
  • Showcase model / No engine
  • green
  • Slight shortcomings / damage
  • Original packaging does not exist
  • Not for sale
 
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The BMW 850i E31 Generation - An Icon of the 90s

The BMW 850i (E31) belongs to a vehicle generation built from 1989 to 1999, known for its groundbreaking technology and distinctive design. The BMW 850i was part of the 8 Series, developed as the successor to the 6 Series. Designed by Klaus Kapitza, with chief engineer Wolfgang Reitzle, the car's flat, wedge-shaped silhouette and pop-up headlights quickly made it a symbol of luxury and innovation in the automotive world. Notable technical features include the advanced active rear axle steering system and the use of lightweight materials. The V12 engine in this model produces 300 horsepower, allowing for impressive performance at the time.


This modelcar in the collection of Collieracer is one of currently 29.490 registered models on Modelly!



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Interesting Facts and Technological Highlights of the BMW 850i E31

The BMW 850i (E31) was not only known for its design but also contained numerous technical innovations. The electronically controlled rear-wheel steering and advanced automatic transmission were standout features of the late 80s and 90s. The car also had a drag coefficient of 0.29, making it one of the most aerodynamic vehicles of its time. The BMW 850i (E31) was developed during a time of significant events, such as the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and the introduction of the internet to the public in 1991. These temporal references help better understand the age and context of this vehicle.

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The 1/18 Scale Model Car by Revell - Modifications and Beauties

The showcased model car in 1/18 scale was manufactured by Revell and is part of the collection of Modelly member "Collieracer". It is important to note that this model has been modified and does not represent the original product from Revell. Clearly visible is the elaborate paint job in a shimmering blue with fine metallic particles. The modifications also include special rims that could clearly come from a tuning company. High-quality details like the kidney grille and accurately reproduced round headlights reflect the extraordinary craftsmanship of the model. The ceramic brake discs, as seen on the rims, are another highlight.

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Special Features and Representation in the Modeling World

The model car showcases a detailed interior with true-to-life seats and dashboard. This attention to detail delights collectors worldwide and makes the model a valuable collector's item. The special rims of the model, possibly from BBS, and the license plate with the designation "HD-SE 379" are striking features. The rims could hint at a connection to a well-known tuning company, making the model particularly interesting for collectors. The clear coat and finely dosed metallic particles in the blue give the model car a special shine that also stands out in changing light. With these attributes, the model becomes a special highlight in any collection and impresses with its detailed execution and modifications.



Defects / shortcomings:
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