SOLD to the United States: BLAUPUNKT FRANKFURT (S) Z-Series 1968 Rare High-End Vintage Original Auto Radio for BMW 2000 CS, E9 CS 1965-1974 INCLUDING Classentials Deluxe BLUETOOTH Module

Here we have a fantastic and rare 1968 Blaupunkt Frankfurt (S) Z-series auto radio for BMW 2000 CS ‘Neue Klasse’ models and for BMW E9 CS, CSI, and E10 2002 models. The Blaupunkt BMW radio style of the 1960s is stunning, and these radios are hard to find today. This wonderfully refurbished radio is 100% period correct and completed with all original parts. The original BMW Blaupunkt faceplate measures 205 x 60 mm / 8,1 x 2,35 Inch. The radio is fitted with the 1960s style knobs and silver faceplate finish. The radio can be supplied for E9 / E10 cars with matte black faceplate finish and the later style BMW knobs (see pictures).

The radio fits the old style (1960s, early 1970s) dashboard aperture. (Hole size 95 x 42 mm / 3,75 x 1,75 inch with two 11 mm / 0,55 inch radio shaft holes at 130 mm / 5,15 inch horizontal distance). If your car has an enlarged 1-DIN aperture of approximately 180 x 50 mm (7,1 x 2 inch), we can fit a 1-DIN mounting bracket behind the faceplate.

This wonderful high-end Blaupunkt Franfurt Stereo was fully serviced and carefully refurbished by our specialists, and the radio sounds perfectly. The radio is supplied complete with the Classentials installation kit (installation instructions, speaker plugs, cable-shoes, ground cable, fuse etc), all the essentials you need to properly install the radio in your classic car.

Full technical specifications are listed farther below.  “Enjoy the Ride!”

This Blaupunkt Frankfurt High-End auto radio comes COMPLETE with our advanced wireless Classentials Deluxe Bluetooth Module, to stream music files, music apps, and digital radio stations from your smartphone! Value €117,50!

*1.5 years (18 months) GLOBAL warranty (See About Us / FAQ).

SOLD to the United States.


Model: Blaupunkt Frankfurt (S) Z-Series
Classic Car era: 1965 – 1974
Face-plate: Blaupunkt BMW for ‘Neue Klasse’ 2000 CS, E9 CS, CSI, and E10 2002 models. The radio is currently completed and finished for early CS cars with silver metallic faceplate finish and 1960s Blaupunkt fluted BMW knobs. The radio can be supplied completed for E9 / E10 models with silver or matte black finish and the later type BMW knobs (wee pictures). This radio is 100% period correct and completed with all original parts.
On-board voltage: 6V or 12V (switch), Negative or Positive earth / ground. Please specifiy the settings for your car with your purchase. We will adjust the settings before sealing and shipping the radio.
Output power: 5 Watt
Impedance: 4 Ohm
Rendition: Mono, one (4 Ohm) speaker via speaker socket “I”. Two 4 Ohm speakers connected parallel + to + and – to -, to make 2 Ohm for the speaker socket marked with “II”.
Wave Range: long wave, medium wave, short wave, UKW (FM)
Frequency range UKW (FM): 88MHz-104MHz
Equipment: station pre-set buttons, tone control, 6-PIN DIN connection for optional external devices (in period cassette players) like the Classentials MP3 kit and the Classentials Bluetooth module (12 Volt negative ground only).
Design type: Transistor radio
Year of build: 1968
Dimensions unit (width x height x depth): 180 x 51 x 167 mm / 7,15 x 2 x 6,6 Inch
Dimensions face-plate (width x height): 205 x 60 mm / 8,1 x 2,35 Inch
Weight (kg): 1.9

Extra in packaging: Classentials Installation Kit 1 with installation instructions, old style speaker plug, fuse, earth cable, extra M10 mounting rings and a metal strip with 6 mm holes to form a rear radio support bracket if not present in your car.

Installing: Basic car conditions before installation: Radio prepared car with dashboard openings, 6V or 12V power lead (negative or positive ground – so it will fit all cars of the period) , analog telescopic antenna, standard (dashboard speaker) with wiring.
Tools needed: wrench number 14 and 8, cable shoe pliers. Handy customers experienced with working and tinkering on classic cars can install a radio by themselves. All others we strictly advise to have their vintage radio installed by an experienced mechanic / electrician / local garage. Our installation kits contain the parts and instructions needed to install a radio in a factory original prepared car. In case your dashboard aperture / mount has been changed by previous owners over the last 40 -50 years you might need, or have to make, different parts to make the radio fit properly.

*1.5 years (18 months) European / US warranty (See About Us / FAQ). In the rare case that a reliable Blaupunkt transistor radio stops working you send it back to us for immediate exchange (in case a comparable unit is in stock) or repair. The radio is sealed before shipping with a unique numbered security seal which cannot be tampered with. If this seal is damaged / broken the warranty will be void.

“Enjoy the Ride!”

Additional information

Weight 2 kg
Dimensions 17.9 × 16.0 × 5.0 cm


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