John Edwards and Lucas Luhr drove the No. 24 BMW Z4 to a second place GTLM class finish in today’s two-hour-and-forty-minute Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix at the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, in Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada. The duo took the checkered flag 15.5 seconds behind the winning No. 911 Porsche, completing 122 laps of the 2.4-mile, 10-turn classic Canadian circuit during the contest.
Teammates Bill Auberlen and Dirk Werner finished fourth in the No. 25 Z4, losing a podium finish on the last lap of … CONTINUED
Race seven of the 2015 DTM season will go down in BMW Motorsport history. Led by winner Marco Wittmann (DE), BMW became the first manufacturer in the history of the DTM to finish in places one to seven. The reigning DTM champion and his Ice-Watch BMW M4 DTM was followed over the finish line by António Félix da Costa (PT) in the Red Bull BMW M4 DTM, who claimed the first podium of his DTM career. Maxime Martin (BE) was third in the SAMSUNG … CONTINUED
Bill Auberlen and Dirk Werner drove the No. 25 BMW Z4 GTLM to a third place finish in today’s very wet Sahlen’s Six Hours of the Glen. The duo completed 157 laps of the 3.4-mile, 11-turn Watkins Glen International circuit with the race slowed by eight caution periods and red flagged during the worst downpour for 14 minutes. The race ended behind the BMW M4 safety car during the last yellow flag with the victory going to the No. 17 Porsche.
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Watch BIMMERPOST member Jamie Jason race in the BMW M235i Racing Cup Of Belgium – Round 4 at Circuit Zolder, where he finished 5th.
BMW Motorsport has entered the final phase of its very special project: this Wednesday (24th June), BMW works drivers Alessandro Zanardi (IT), Timo Glock (DE) and Bruno Spengler (CA) will join the official test day for the 24 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps (BE) in their modified BMW Z4 GT3.
This year’s staging of the traditional 24 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps marks a milestone in motorsport. For the first time, Zanardi, who had both legs amputated, shares the cockpit with other drivers who are able-bodied. The project in … CONTINUED
Venture into the world of motorsport and brace yourself for the ultimate adrenalin rush. The BMW Motorsport Special guarantees you two days of pure excitement and authentic racing atmosphere behind the wheel of two outstanding vehicles on international race tracks. You’ll be joined by experienced BMW instructors who will let you in on professional tips and tricks to help you on your way to become a fully-fledged racing driver. You’ll start off in the sporty BMW M4, in which you’ll face all sorts of … CONTINUED
In honor of the last street-based GT car to win the 24 Hours of Le Mans on the 20th anniversary of the victory, Bill Auberlen drives the McLaren F1 GTR at Mid-Ohio 2015.
Celebrate 40 years of The Ultimate Driving Machine® by watching the trailer for Go Like Schnell, the documentary film about the BMW 3.0CSL’s legendary performance at the 12 Hours of Sebring race in 1975 — the one that put BMW Motorsport forever on the map.
May 17 2015: BMW Sports Trophy Team Marc VDS took second place at the 2015 24 Hours of Nürburgring. The #25 BMW Z4 GT3, of Lucas Luhr, Maxime Martin, Markus Palttala and Richard Westbrook climbed the podium while #26, with Dirk Adorf, Nick Catsburg, Augusto Farfus and Jörg Müller just missed out, finishing in fourth place.
The 2015 edition was one of the most dramatic in the race’s history, with the finishing margin – 40.729 seconds – the closest ever. The race was up in … CONTINUED
The BMW M6 GT3 will make its race debut next season – and yet the new GT racing car at the forefront of the BMW Customer Racing range is already the talk of the town at this year’s Nürburgring 24 Hours (DE). The car was the “star guest” at the M Night – the official opening of the fifth M Festival for fans of the most powerful letter in the world, which is held on the race weekend. BMW works driver Jörg Müller (DE) … CONTINUED
We get you primed for the Nurburgring 24 Hour Race.
John Edwards and Lucas Luhr drove the No. 24 BMW Z4 GTLM to victory in today’s two-hour-and-forty-minute TUDOR United SportsCar Championship race at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. The duo completed 108 laps of the 2.238-mile circuit, finishing 20.4 seconds ahead of teammates Bill Auberlen and Dirk Werner in the No. 25 Z4 GTLM. This marks the first win for BMW Team RLL at Laguna Seca, the first for Edwards and Luhr as co-drivers as well as the first for Luhr as a BMW driver.
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Hockenheim (DE), 2nd May 2015. The 2015 DTM is up and running: BMW drivers Maxime Martin (BE), Timo Glock (DE), Marco Wittmann (DE) and Augusto Farfus (BR) ended the first of two races in Hockenheim (DE) in the top ten to score their first DTM points of the year.
Martin finished seventh in the SAMSUNG BMW M4 DTM, making him the best-placed BMW driver. Farfus worked his way from 23rd on the grid to complete the race in tenth place. Sandwiched between Martin and Farfus … CONTINUED
Video summary of the BMW M235i Racing Cup Belgium held at the famous Spa – Francorchamps track.
Smoking tyres, roaring engines, enthusiastic fans: At the BMW Dealership in Nürnberg (DE), BMW Motorsport presented the motorsport programme for the 2015 season in front of thousands of spectators in an entertaining show. It was the first time that the annual BMW Motorsport Car Launch had been held in Nürnberg, home of reigning DTM Champion Marco Wittmann (DE) who lives just a few kilometres away in Fürth (DE). Wittmann and his fellow BMW works drivers thrilled the fans with rides in the current BMW … CONTINUED
GSR shares their motorsport 228i build with us. Words by GSR:
Last year we purchased a base model 2014 BMW 228i with a goal to learn as much as we can about this new entry level BMW and explore he possibilities of its potential to serve as a true enthusiast BMW. We
Watch the entire winning race by BMW Team RLL at the Long Beach GTLM race today, driven by Bill Auberlin and Dirk Werner, driving the No. 25 BMW Team RLL Z4.