1959 BMW 600 Coupe / 147094 Chassis Information

1959 BMW 600 photograph

1959 BMW 600 photograph

1959 BMW 600 photograph

1959 BMW 6001959 BMW 6001959 BMW 600
Coupe
Chassis #: 147094
Engine # 147094
Sold for $38,500 at 2012 Gooding and Company - The Scottsdale Auction.
The BMW Isetta microcar was a popular car, but it was deemed too small to compete with the Volkswagen Beetle. So, in 1957, BMW introduced a large, four-seater version called the 600. It used the Isetta's front structure and unusual single front-opening door. It was named after its 19 horsepower, 58cc BMW twin-cylinder 'boxer' motorcycle. It introduced a new semi-trailing arm independent rear suspension design that BMW models would use for the next four decades.

This BMW 600 is a United States-market model that has been restored to factory-correct specifications. It is finished in BMW color Azure Blue and has a blue checkered cloth with white trim.

In 2012, the car was offered for sale at the Gooding & Company auction in Scottsdale, Arizona. The car was estimated to sell for $45,000 - $55,000 and offered without reserve. As bidding came to a close, the car had been sold for the sum of $38,500 inclusive of buyer's premium.


By Daniel Vaughan | Feb 2012

2012 Gooding and Company - The Scottsdale Auction

Pre-Auction Estimates :
$45,000-$55,000 
Sale Price :
$38,500

2018 1
2016 1
2015 3
2014 3
2013 2
2012 1
2011 1
2009 1

YearAvg. SaleHigh Sale# of Sales
2018$35,200$35,2001
2016$42,000$42,0001
2015$24,267$35,0003
2014$44,950$63,2503
2013$46,000$46,0002
2012$38,500$38,5001
2011$23,100$23,1001
2009$25,850$25,8501

Recent Sales

(Data based on Model Year 1959 sales)
1959 BMW 600
Chassis#: 139166
Sold for $35,200
  2018 Barrett-Jackson : Scottsdale
 
1959 BMW Isetta 600 Limousine
Sold for $42,000
  2016 Mecum : Dallas
 
1959 BMW Isetta 600
Chassis#: 134871
Sold for $35,000
  2015 Motostalgia Auction - Austin Grandprix 2015
 
1959 BMW Isetta 600
Sold for $24,200
  2015 Auctions America - Fort Lauderdale
 
1959 BMW 600
Sold for $13,600
  2015 Silver Auction - Arizona in the Spring
 
1959 BMW ISETTA 600 LIMOUSINE
Sold for $32,000
  2014 Mecum - Chicago
 
1959 BMW 600
Chassis#: 148175
Sold for $39,600
  2014 Gooding & Company - Amelia Island Sale
1959 BMW 600 image  
1959 BMW 600
Chassis#: 133119
Sold for $63,250
  2014 RM Auctions - Automobiles of Arizona
1959 BMW 600 image  1959 BMW 600 image  
1959 BMW Isetta 600 Limousine
Sold for $46,000
  2013 Mecum Auctions - Monterey
 
1959 BMW 600
Chassis#: 600148545
Sold for $46,000
  2013 RM Auctions - THE BRUCE WEINER MICROCAR MUSEUM
 
1959 BMW 600 Isetta
Chassis#: 147094
Sold for $38,500
  2012 Gooding and Company - The Scottsdale Auction
1959 BMW 600 image  1959 BMW 600 image  
1959 BMW 600 Microcar
Sold for $23,100
  2011 Leake Auction - Dallas, Texas
 
1959 BMW 600 LIMOUSINE
Sold for $25,850
  2009 Barrett-Jackson - Palm Beach 2009
 

Vehicles That Failed To Sell

1959 BMW 600's that have appeared at auction but did not sell.
VehicleChassisEventHigh BidEst. LowEst. High
1959 BMW ISETTA 6001311442016 Coys Techno Classica $30,000$40,000
1959 BMW ISETTA5763732008 Silver Auction Arizona in January$19,000  

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Vehicle Profiles

Chassis information for the BMW 6001958 Coupe
Chassis Num: 129296
Engine Num: 129296
Chassis information for the BMW 6001958 Coupe
Chassis Num: 150261
Chassis information for the BMW 6001959 Coupe
Chassis Num: 133119
Chassis information for the BMW 6001959 Coupe
Chassis Num: 147094
Engine Num: 147094
Chassis information for the BMW 6001959 Coupe
Chassis Num: 148175
Engine Num: 148175


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