In the seventies BMW had risen into the premium segment. The Bavarian
brand dreamed of its own sports car that could take on competition with the big
names in the super sports car segment. BMW was already highly successful in
touring car races, so it also had to be possible to deploy that newcomer on the
track. For homologation purposes at least 400 units of the street version had
to be manufactured.
Pegasos are extremely rare sports cars that were manufactured in Spain between 1951 and 1956. In fact only 84 Pegaso Z-102s were built. The aim of this exhibition is to bring together fourteen of these cars at Autoworld for a month – a feat of record proportions when you bear in mind there are only about sixty left in the world!. These will include the “Thrill” (Touring), Touring Superleggeras, Serras and a rar...