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BMW MOTORSPORT PRESENTS ITS PROGRAMME FOR THE 2015 SEASON

An outlook with tradition: as it does every year, BMW Motorsport once again used its Season Review in Maisach (DE), near Munich (DE), to present the cornerstones of its programme for the coming season. BMW Motorsport Director Jens Marquardt introduced the plans for the DTM, the United SportsCar Championship (USCC) in North America, the European … Continue reading

BMW SPORTS TROPHY TEAM MARC VDS MANAGES SECOND PLACE AFTER A DRAMATIC FINISH AT SPA

Six safety car periods, a 60-minute interruption and a thrilling finish: The BMW drivers and teams have experienced a turbulent race, which was nerve-wracking at the end, at the 66th staging of the 24-hour classic at the Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps (BE). After 527 laps, Dirk Werner (DE), Lucas Luhr (DE) and Markus Palttala (FI) in … Continue reading

BMW SPORTS TROPHY TEAM MARC VDS WITH STRONG DRIVER LINE-UP FOR HOME RACE

As well as the Nürburgring 24 Hours (DE) on 21st/22nd June, BMW Sports Trophy Team Marc VDS is also preparing for the second highlight of the 2014 endurance season: the 24-hour race in Spa-Francorchamps (BE). The Belgian team will field two BMW Z4 GT3s at its home race in the Ardennes on 26th/27th July, and … Continue reading

A TRIO OF WINS FOR TRIPLE EIGHT ON GT CUP DEBUT AT BRANDS HATCH

The Triple Eight Race Engineering team dominated the Brands Hatch round of GT Cup this weekend (17/18 May) winning all three races courtesy of a meticulous showing by the BMW Z4 GT3 and a trio of strong performances by the talented new driver pairing of BRDC Rising Star Ryan Ratcliffe and former GT Cup Champion, … Continue reading

BMW SPORTS TROPHY TEAM MARC VDS WINS ON THE NORDSCHLEIFE

BMW Sports Trophy Team Marc VDS claimed another victory as preparations continue towards the Nürburgring 24 Hours (DE). After four hours of racing, Dirk Adorf (DE) and Nick Catsburg (NL) crossed the finish line first in the number 26 BMW Z4 GT3 to win the third round of the VLN Endurance Championship. This was the … Continue reading

ALEX ZANARDI RETURNS TO THE COCKPIT WITH BMW

The 47-year-old lost both legs in a serious crash while racing in 2001, but overcame his disability to return to motorsport. Among other things, Zanardi drove for BMW in the FIA World Touring Car Championship WTCC, where he stood on the top step of the podium on four occasions. Having won two gold medals on … Continue reading

TURNER MOTORSPORT ANNOUNCES OFFICIAL 2014 DRIVER LINE-UP AND SEASON PLANS

With only days remaining until the Roar Before the Rolex 24 at Daytona, Turner Motorsport is anxious to announce its full plans and driver line-up for the 2014 season in both the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship and the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge.  Turner Motorsport will campaign two GS-class BMW M3s for race-winning drivers Paul Dalla … Continue reading

SECOND ALMS GT VICTORY FOR THE NEW BMW Z4 GTE

Dirk Müller (DE) and John Edwards US), driving the no. 56 BMW Z4 GTE, claimed GT victory in the fourth round of the 2013 American Le Mans Series (ALMS) season at Lime Rock Park (US) from pole position. The win increases Müller’s lead in the GT driver points standings. Bill Auberlen (US) and Maxime Martin … Continue reading

WHY WAIT? THE BMW Z4 GTE IS ALREADY A WINNER

Introducing a new car to a major race series, especially one as closely competitive as the American Le Mans Series GT class, is not the work of a moment. The design, engineering, construction and pre-season testing devour thousands of man-hours and success is typically fleeting until after a full season of testing, refinements and real world … Continue reading

BMW Z4 GTE RACE DEBUT IN SEBRING 12 HOURS

The 2013 season of the American Le Mans Series (ALMS) is not the only thing kicking off at the 12 Hours of Sebring (US) this weekend. The race also marks the start of a new era in BMW Motorsport’s programme in North America: This is the first time BMW Team RLL will line up against … Continue reading

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