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BMW M8 GTE MASTERS DEBUT RACE IN DAYTONA

The racing career of the new BMW M8 GTE officially kicked off at the season opener of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship in Daytona (USA) this weekend. At the Daytona International Speedway, Jesse Krohn (FIN), John Edwards (USA), Nick Catsburg (NED) and Augusto Farfus (BRA) finished seventh in GTLM class after 773 laps, sharing driving … Continue reading

REGENERATION, FITNESS TRAINING AND RACE APPEARANCES: WHAT THE BMW DRIVERS WORK ON DURING THE WINTER

Just six months separate the 2017 DTM season finale in Hockenheim (GER) in October and the 2018 opener at the same track in May. It might sound like a long break, but the six BMW DTM drivers don’t get bored during that time. They have an extensive programme even during the DTM break. The drivers … Continue reading

PHILIPP ENG: “I AM LIVING THE DREAM.”

BMW works driver Philipp Eng (AUT) joins Joel Eriksson (SWE) as one of two newcomers in BMW’s driver line-up for the 2018 DTM season. In addition to this milestone in his motorsport career, Eng will also race at the wheel of the BMW M8 GTE and the BMW M6 GT3 next year. Speaking in an … Continue reading

PHILIPP ENG: “I HOPE WE CAN BEAT JULES GOUNON” TO THE ADAC GT MASTERS TITLE

BMW factory driver Philipp Eng in a BMW M6 GT3 entered by BMW Team Schnitzer is currently placed second in the ADAC GT Masters. With two race weekends in the Super Sports Car League still to go, the Austrian plans to pile on the pressure in the battle for the title. The season concludes with … Continue reading

ROWE RACING SECURES SECOND PLACE AT THE NURBURGRING WITH THE BMW M6 GT3

A dramatic and rain-soaked finale, soaring summer temperatures and 205,000 thrilled spectators: the 45th edition of the 24-hour race at the Nürburgring (GER) lived up to the event’s reputation as one of the toughest and most spectacular GT races in the world. Alexander Sims (GBR), Markus Palttala (FIN), Nick Catsburg (NED), Richard Westbrook (GBR) and … Continue reading

AUGUSTO FARFUS REACHES TOP TEN FOR BMW TEAM SCHNITZER IN NUBURGRING 24 HOURS QUALIFYING

The starting line-up has been confirmed for the 45th edition of the 24-hour race at the Nürburgring (GER). Augusto Farfus (BRA) drove the BMW M6 GT3 from the BMW Team Schnitzer to tenth place in Top 30 Qualifying on Friday evening. This performance made him the best-placed BMW driver. A total of seven BMW M6 … Continue reading

VICTORY FOR BMW TEAM SCHNITZER IN 150th ADAC GT MASTERS RACE

Six different manufacturers claim the first six positions at Motorsport Arena, as a BMW takes the chequered flag ahead of a Corvette, a Porsche, a Lamborghini, an Audi and a Mercedes-AMG. What a way to finish the 150th race in the Super Sports Car League! The victory went to a brilliant performance from Ricky Collard … Continue reading

PHILIPP ENG SECURES OSCHERSLEBEN POLE POSITION FOR BMW TEAM SCHNITZER

The margins could hardly have been tighter. Philipp Eng (27, A) was fastest by just 23 thousandths of a second in qualifying for the second ADAC GT Masters race at the Motorsport Arena Oschersleben. This was BMW Team Schnitzer’s maiden pole position in the Super Sports Car League – and on their debut weekend!   … Continue reading

BMW CELEBRATES SENSATIONAL 24 HOURS OF SPA WIN

The BMW M6 GT3 repeated last year’s success for its predecessor, the BMW Z4 GT3, by winning the 24 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps (BE). After 531 laps, the ROWE Racing car number 99, driven by Maxime Martin (BE), Philipp Eng (AT) and Alexander Sims (GB), crossed the finish line in first place. The trio clinched the … Continue reading

THE BMW M6 GT3 SET FOR ITS DEBUT AT THE 24 HOURS OF SPA

BMW returns to the Ardennes as defending champion, after the BMW Z4 GT3 triumphed last year on its final appearance at a major 24-hour race. Three BMW teams will take their place on the starting grid when the endurance classic is held for the 68th time. At the wheel of the BMW M6 GT3 will … Continue reading

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