can get the e46 M3 for around 18k in the UK these days and the verts for 20K ish so steadily coming down, VRT is another issue though! Just do what most seem to have done with the E36 and not bother to register them!
yeah my uncle bought aload of cars including a delorian and aload of kenworth trucks and limo's over there,
vrt+vat cause its not in the EU..
id drive around on USA plates no bother,im sure its just like insuring an english plate