The BMW 328 is a sports car made by BMW between 1936 and 1940, with the
body design credited to Peter Szymanowski, who became BMW chief of
design after World War II (although technically the car was designed by
The 328 was introduced at the Eifelrennen race at the Nürburgring in
1936, where Ernst Henne drove it to win the 2.0-litre class. The 328 had
more than 100 class wins in 1937, including the RAC Tourist Trophy, the
Österreichische Alpenfahrt, and the La Turbie hillclimb. In 1938, the
328 won its class at the RAC Tourist Trophy, the Alpine Rally, and the
The 328 won the RAC Rally in 1939 and came in fifth overall and first in
class in the 1939 24 Hours of Le Mans.
Frank Pratt won the 1948 Australian Grand Prix driving a 328.
This diecast model is by Schuco, it was sourced from Warwick & Warwick Auctioneers
in November 2018