Bought at pick-and-pull in San Jose, CA for $900. Years and many repairs and upgrades later, it's my most comfortable and reliable car.
1973 BMW Bavaria (Golf Yellow)
Original 3.0L six. Changed the dual carburetors out for Bosch L-jet fuel injection (with O2 sensor), updated fan, custom aluminum radiator. Replaced the automatic with a 5-speed gearbox.
BMW E38 7-series front seats (18-way power, leather, integrated heaters).
Factory 5-spoke alloys.
Radio with aux-in and a pair of junkyard speakers.
ST lowering springs, Bilstein shocks and struts, stock sway bars.
Wheel and Tire
Replaced the steel wheels with the alloys BMW offered that year.