E31 V12 LOL: 1993 BMW 850 CI

How bad can it be?  Where is the nearest BMW dealer? What is an electric throttle? What is an electron?  No these are not the answers to the latest Jeopardy quiz — they are, unfortunately, the things you NEVER want to say after buying a V12 BMW that has sat for at least the last 10 years and costs less than a trip to the nearest dealer. Find this 1993 BMW 850 CI offered for $6,500 in Champaign, IL via craigslist.

From the seller: 

1993 BMW 850ci 850i 850csi 

condition: good 

cylinders: 12 cylinders 

drive: rwd 

fuel: gas 

odometer: 115100 

paint color: black 

size: mid-size 

title status: clean 

transmission: automatic 

type: coupe 

1993 BMW 850ci

115100 Miles

5l V12 engine 300HP RWD

Automatic transmission

Black Paint in good condition

Gray Leather interior in good condition

18″ M-Par Rims With brand new tires

16″ stock rims with good tires



New water pump

Upgraded Sony Radio with Bluetooth/USB

Runs and drives good, will take you home






Will need a tune up and new fluids, has been sitting for the most of last 10 years

Rear window has a crack

Seats are off tracks

Traction control and ABS and SRS lights are on (not sure of the issue, came on after sitting for the last month)

Fog lights stay on all the time (pull the fuse when parked)



Clean title in hand



$7000 with both sets of wheels

$6500 with just stock 16″ wheels





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