The BMW Car Club of America have posted a teaser on their forums which all but declares the 1 Series M CoupÃ© will be revealed at their annual Oktoberfest show. Curiously this event is due to be held, not in October at all, but quite soon; from 23-29 August.
The forum post, added by the BMW CCA magazine editor is titled “Mystery car to tease members at Oktoberfest”. The text reads, in part, “Now thereâ€™s another fast, nimble ride warming up in the BMW wings. This car, too, was spawned by enthusiastsâ€™ cries for what they wanted: a fast, light, nimble car. BMWâ€™s solution: theâ€”
“Wait! Wait! We canâ€™t tell you!
“Whatâ€™s beneath the wrapping? Here’s a hint: One of the guests in attendance is Dr. Kay Segler. You may remember when he was the BMW Group’s brand manager for Mini. But these days he holds a different position: Heâ€™s head of BMW M GmbH.”
Follow the source link below for the full text. If you’d just like to find out more about this Oktoberfest show check out the teaser video below, or take a look at the Oktoberfest website.
Of course, Dr Segler is also the bloke that told us via YouTube that the 1 Series M CoupÃ© will give us all goose pimples. Take the jump for an encore viewing of Segler’s best work.