BMW 328 Mille Miglia 

  • built in Italy
  • 1940
  • 135 HP 2.0L
  • 124 mph
 
The original plans envisaged three 2 Series BMW 328 Roasters being built with streamlined bodies specifically to compete in the Mille Miglia 1940.
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Like all other BMW racing cars that lined up at the start of the Mille Miglia 1940, these two roadsters were powered by a BMW 328 engine that generated around 135 hp instead of the standard 80 hp.
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Road Tests Real world tests of the BMW 328 Mille Miglia

Top speed

328 Mille Miglia
124 mph
Agera R
260 mph
Veyron
253 mph

Data points Key details of the BMW 328 Mille Miglia

Number built

328 Mille Miglia
2 cars
LaFerrari
499 cars
Veyron
300 cars

Horsepower

328 Mille Miglia
135 HP
Agera R
1,115 HP
Veyron
987 HP

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BMW 328 Mille Miglia Roadster

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The two identical Series 2 BMW Mille Miglia Roadsters led the field in the Mille Miglia 1940 with starting numbers 72 and 74 and took third and fifth place after 1,000 miles.
Like all other BMW racing cars that lined up at the start of the Mille Miglia 1940, these two roadsters were powered by a BMW 328 engine that generated around 135 hp instead of the standard 80 hp.

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

Brand BMW
Type of car Race car
Year 1940
Number built 2 cars

transmission

Drivetrain RWD
Gearing Traditional
# of gears 4 gears

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc
Rear brakes Disc

physical dimensions

Curb weight 1,543 lb
Front track width 45.4 in
Wheelbase 94.5 in

road tests

Top speed 124 mph

power & handling

Power-to-weight ratio 11.43 lb/hp
Maximum hp 135 HP @ 5,500 RPM
Steering system Rack and pinion

engine

Displacement 1,971 cc
Air compressor None
Fuels Gas
Valves per cylinder 2 valves
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