There is no truth that the steering wheel manufacturer for early BMWs was the same firm that made wheels for the Queen Mary. It was the same firm that made wheels for the Queen Elizabeth.

Actually neither are true, they were war surplus bus steering wheels. The next best thing to seat upgrades is the wheel. Installed is a MOMO that fits in well with the Lux interior. Please to note the wood in the L2002 is real, as opposed to the tasetful, yet now fashionably retro, woodoid on the standard 2002.

Also note the extra VDO gauges and the A/C which, contrary to popular belief, works quite well, even in sub-tropical Alabama.

Zender style airdam drops the cL of the front end from .41 (better than most airplanes) to about .10. Big difference over about 60 MPH.

14 X 6.5 inch Borbets allows for much better rubber to be put on the road than the stock steel wheels - and reduces unsprung weight.