well this is the first beemer ive bought and sad to say it not even for me, it for my 15 year old son. it a 1998 Z3 and i bought it from my next door nabor which is a engeer type guy and this car is in like new condiction. the car has 107000 mile and runs like a new car. he is alot of fun to drive and i hope he enjoys it once he gets his licence. hope to get alot of useful info from this site and try to make new friends.