Last week I was saluted on the road by a BMW M6 driver. They’re not normally the most – how can I put this? – humble or courteous of drivers. But I was passing in the opposite direction in a rather special car: one of the very first M5s to be built (the E28, for those of you who give a damn).
Erin Baker: The first BMW M5 is the one to have
A former Motoring Editor at the Telegraph, Erin Baker combines a bike licence and race licence with a love of high-speed cars and penchant for embarrassingly low-speed crashes. Now she has two sons, she’s largely put her leathers to one side, preferring the cut and thrust of automotive industry debates and wondering which cars have Isofix…
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