My Classic 1989 E30 BMW 325i SE

Ongoing BLOG, video reports & Instagram posts

Follow #BCGBMWE30 on social media Bookmark this page to follow my ongoing series with this car – everything that happens with the ownership of this BMW – one that I’ve owned for the second time. I used to own a blue one just like this back in the 1990s, and it was one of my most missed cars.

How to replace the Antenna (Aerial) surround (grommit) on a 1989 BMW E30 325i SE. In a previous video, I traced the leaking of rainwater into the boot of my E30 to a brittle and cracked old aerial surround around the electric aerial. I ordered a new one, and in this video I show exactly how I replaced it.

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NEW BMW M2

460bhp, Manual, RWD and the styling? 😲

This is the all-new BMW M2, What do you think of the styling?. 3.0-litre Turbo Straight Six, 460bhp 550Nm. Top Speed 155mph (limited). 0-62mph in 4.1 seconds. Or 4.3 seconds with a manual Yes! It still has a manual! But what do you think of the styling?

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Did I win?!

Newspress Auto Industry Media Awards 2022 Vlog

Did I win? Check out my Vlog from the Newspress Live Event and 2022 Automotive Media Industry Awards. I was shortlisted for the Best Video of 2021 category. Newspress said about me: “…knowledgeable and likeably geeky approach. He drifts between thoughtfully produced and erratically esoteric!” Went up there in my 1989 BMW E30 325i SE two-door coupe – and that became something of an adventure itself! Watch this and don’t forget to follow #BCGBMWE30 #NewspressAwards

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BMW Meet!

at Car Audio Security in Hayes, London [June 2022]

Attended a BMW Meet this morning at Car Audio Security  @CAS TV  in Hayes, West London, for modern classic and classic BMWs from pre-2000. Took my BMW E30 #BCGBMWE30 (full blog at BrownCarGuy.com) to park up alongside many other E30s, 635 CSI, M3, M5, 5 series, 7 series, 8 series and 2002 plus more.

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BMW iX Review

Quick drive review of the BMW i20 iX xDrive50 M Sport Electric Car

Electric Car Review – Here’s my quick drive review of the BMW iX – the i20 iX xDrive50 M Sport which starts at £94,000 but this test car with options is over £116k – is it worth it? What’s it like for practicality and ride comfort? How is it like to drive hard? Watch my video now. This was shot at the SMMT media driving day. #BCGBMWiX

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