1985 BMW e28 535i Family Car Update

Dr. Paul from Sports Car Shop has given the 535i a clean bill of health and proclaimed her the buy of the year! While that might be a bit dramatic, Shana and I are still really enjoying our new purchase. Yesterday we went wine tasting at Benton Lane and Tyee, and the modern classic e28 … Continue reading “1985 BMW e28 535i Family Car Update”

1985 BMW e28 535i: Our New Family Car

We’ve been on the prowl for a modern classic, affordable, sporting German car for a while now. And while we were pretty sure an MK2 GTi or GLi would fit the bill, we couldn’t find one close enough to justify a trip to check out, and those that looked promising were $4-6k believe it or … Continue reading “1985 BMW e28 535i: Our New Family Car”

1987 ALPINA B10 (E28) 535i #70 of 77 produced For Sale in British Columbia

Arghhh, yet another reason to move to Canada: Their classic car import exempt rule is only 15 years, versus our 25 years. Check out this beautiful e28 Alpina that’s providing incredible inspiration for our new e28 family car: 1987 ALPINA B10 (E28) 535i #70 of 77 produced on eBayMotors quote from eBay listing: A VERY … Continue reading “1987 ALPINA B10 (E28) 535i #70 of 77 produced For Sale in British Columbia”

1988 BMW e28 M5: Euro Conversion For Sale!

This car has received lots of love by someone who is very obviously a huge e28 fanatic! The time and effort to convert the front end isn’t that easy to do or source. The list of important maintenance makes the 108k miles a non-issue. And those recovered seats look fantastic! 1988 BMW e28 M5 Euro … Continue reading “1988 BMW e28 M5: Euro Conversion For Sale!”

1981 BMW e12 M535i For Sale

Before there was an M5, there was the M535i. Considered the first motorsport tuned 5 series BMW, the e12 M535i is a highly sought after model. e12 M535i For Sale on Craigslist 1981 BMW M535i. European BMW imported from Switzerland in 1997. I’m original importer to the USA and car was converted to meet EPA/DOT … Continue reading “1981 BMW e12 M535i For Sale”

A Trip to Mary’s Peak in Our Newly Acquired Volvo XC70

Just a quick post to pimp out our new Soccer Mom ride, a 2002 Volvo XC70 Cross Country: A quick side trip with Paul and his wife to Van Duzer Winery: And the next day we hit Mary’s Peak for a little hike in the snow with our St. Bernard: As you can tell, we … Continue reading “A Trip to Mary’s Peak in Our Newly Acquired Volvo XC70”