Photography by Brian Tober
As a BMW fanatic, I find myself always asking one specific question to fellow BMW owners: “Have you always been a BMW guy?” The answer has come in many forms: “My father drove my mother home from the hospital in a 2002, just after I was born,” or perhaps “I stumbled across a $500 E30 when I was 15, and it’s been downhill ever since.” Stefan Djuric’s answer came with a different tone. “Well I honestly used to despise BMWs.
Photos by Anthony Sundell
The E36/8 Z3 M-Coupe is definitively a “love/hate” car. Its unusual styling presents an unmatched love in the heart of some, versus a foul taste in the mouth of others. The controversial “clown shoe” shooting-brake body lines are unlike any other BMW, before and after – and it only seems fitting that such a unique car has a rather special cult following.