Originally Posted by Em/1
Nah; it is a great looking car, but many things about it shout "80's!", so best to leave as is and start fresh...
And what was wrong with the 80s?
To me it still looks like a so-called super car. I wouldn't object if BMW issue a 2012s M1 either, but I don't think the old one looks bad, and with modern mechanicals, electronics and gizmos and whatnot, I'd have no issue with driving it.