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The Restoration of A1972 BMW 2002tii

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The Restoration of A1972 BMW 2002tii The Restoration of A1972 BMW 2002tii: I grew up in the small town of Fort Chambly, Quebec, just south of Montreal. From an early age, my grandfather, who built the first gasoline engine car in Canada, the Fossmobile, often shared his own interest in cars with me, which may have contributed to my fascination with the automobile.

I fondly remember neighbours allowing me to test drive their MGBs, Triumphs and Minis, but it was getting behind the wheel of a 1972 BMW 2002tii that confirmed my thinking. It felt much more smooth and faster than the other cars I had driven. It had greater horsepower and felt like it was able to hug the road effortlessly. I promised myself back then, that someday I would own one of these fabulous vehicles.



A 2002tii is usually worth more, and therefore, more coveted. Finding one in good shape, without owner modifications is increasingly difficult. This is especially true considering the tii's (touring international injecti…