Every BMW Zagato Coupe produced will be handbuilt, “incorporating Zagato trademarks like a subtle double-bubble roof and a long-front/truncated rear profile.” What really sets this model apart from the others is the paint: “The primer coat – made up of a black application, followed by a layer of shimmering metallic silver – is applied first. Then come six ultra-thin coats of the exclusively developed red shade to deliver this unique effect. Finally, two layers of clear coat seal in the colour.” Continue reading for a video, more pictures, and additional information.
The car is entirely drivable and street legal, so when you daydream about owning it, feel free to daydream about driving it legally. BMW has also produced a short video about the car, showing the two main designers from each firm discussing the car, its design, and wandering artfully through black-and-white European streetscapes.