beginnings of the
company go back to 1971 when “HERBERT HARTGE KG” was founded
in the German district town of Merzig to sell and repair BMW automobiles.
the long tuning tradition focuses on powerful engines. The range is unparalleled:
from 2.1 litres for the 3 series, 5.0 litres for the 3 series (E36), 3 series
(E46) as well as for the Compact, Z3 and X5. For the 7 and 8 series there is a
5.0 litres. The styling of HARTGE aerodynamic parts and aluminium wheels is
consciously restrained and the emphasis on engineering and function.
Herbert Hartge has been involved with cars since his youth. From 1969 to 1983,
he was a successful racing driver at home and abroad, firstly
in Formula V racing cars and then in touring cars, primarily BMWs,
VWs and Fords.
HARTGE products are well-known throughout the world, especially the
HARTGE wheel with its characteristic 11-spoke design, which has
developed into a corporate trade mark.
development of high-performance engines, HARTGE has installed its
own fully automatic engine test bench of the kind usually only
operated by major automobile
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