BMW Z3 and Z4

The Complete Story

BMW Z3 and Z4
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Format: Hardback, 192 Pages
ISBN: 9781785002762
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BMW, that most performance-oriented of car companies, had no affordable sports roadster in its line-up before 1995.  Stung into action by Mazda's revival of the classic two-seat roadster, the Germany company quickly staked its claim with the Z3, a classic long-nose, short-tail design that used existing BMW mechanical hardware to good effect.  This new book tells the story of BMW’s Z3 and Z4 two-seater roadsters and coupés, which since 1995 have been at the forefront of the affordable sports car market. The complete history of the Z3 and both generations of Z4 are covered as well as full specifications of each model and the formidable M Power derivatives.

The author

After graduating from Oxford and pursuing further academic studies at Reading, James Taylor spent 12 years working in central government. However, the lure of writing about cars – which he was doing in his spare time – proved too great and he decided to turn it into a career. James has now written well over 100 books in all, and among them have been several definitive one-make or one-model titles. He has written for enthusiast magazines in several countries, has translated books from foreign languages, and even delivers effective writing training in both the public and private sectors. He spent the best part of ten years as the editor of Land Rover Enthusiast magazine and has always counted the products of the old Rover Company and of Land Rover as his favourite subject. He also co-organised the “15 Years of Rover V8” event at Donington in 1982.

 

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Specs

Format: Hardback, 192 Pages
ISBN: 9781785002762
Illustrations: 200 color photos
Size: 8.46 in x 10.23 in / 214.88 mm x 259.84 mm
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