Do you need help? Please contact our support team from 9 to 17 CET via support.pressclub@bmwgroup.com.

PressClub Canada · Articles · Sport.

Press Release
 
Press Kit
 
Speech
 
Fact & Figures
 
+ Filter

Augusto Farfus to take on new challenges in GT racing with BMW from 2019 – Farewell to the DTM.

Thu Nov 15 13:11:05 CET 2018Press Release

Augusto Farfus (BRA) will embark on a new chapter in his successful racing career next season, when he will switch the focus of his commitment as a BMW works driver solely to GT racing. The Brazilian, who drove for BMW in the DTM from 2012 to 2018, will race with the BMW M8 GTE in the FIA World Endurance Championship (FIA WEC) and in many prestigious GT events around the world with the BMW M6 GT3.

DTM
·
BMW Motorsport
·
FIA WEC

Racetrack premiere for the new turbo generation: BMW M Motorsport completes first test with the new 2019 season BMW M4 DTM.

Wed Nov 14 19:00:28 CET 2018Press Release

The new turbo era in the DTM has begun. Following a successful rollout, the new BMW M4 DTM for the 2019 season has made its racetrack debut. BMW M Motorsport completed the first winter test with the next generation BMW M4 DTM modified to meet Class 1 regulations at Estoril (POR) this week. The two BMW DTM drivers, Bruno Spengler (CAN) and Marco Wittmann (GER), took it in turns behind the wheel during the three days of testing.

DTM
·
BMW Motorsport

BMW expands technology partnership with the German Bobsleigh, Luge, and Skeleton Federation (BSD) and develops two-man bobsled prototype for the BSD.

Tue Nov 13 14:39:00 CET 2018Press Release

BMW and the German Bobsleigh, Luge, and Skeleton Federation have been engaged in an intensive collaboration since the 1980s. Since 2010, BMW has been Premium and Technology Partner, a role that has seen the Munich-based company use its automotive expertise to help the federation win numerous medals and titles. The technological support gained from the BMW engineers is now being expanded and a two-man bobsled prototype developed for Germany.

More Sports
·
BMW Winter Sport

Seven cities in 20 days: The BMW iFE.18 is on a virtual world tour through well-known megacities.

Tue Nov 13 13:32:56 CET 2018Press Release

Munich. When the BMW iFE.18 takes to the track for the first time in the ABB FIA Formula E Championship in mid-December, the all-electric car will have already contested its first race. The new Formula E car’s virtual world tour came to a spectacular end in Hong Kong (CHN). By means of innovative motion mapping technology, the BMW iFE.18 completed an enthralling journey through seven cities on three continents.

BMW Motorsport
·
FIA Formula E

Road to Daytona: Successful first test for Alessandro Zanardi in the BMW M8 GTE.

Mon Nov 12 13:11:54 CET 2018Press Release

BMW works driver Alessandro Zanardi (ITA) has successfully completed his first test in the BMW M8 GTE in preparation for the 24-hour race at Daytona (USA) in January. This week, BMW M Motorsport and Zanardi spent three days testing at Miramas in the south of France. Although rain meant the conditions were not ideal, Zanardi was still able to get plenty of laps under his belt with the BMW M8 GTE.

BMW Motorsport
·
IMSA Series
·
Alessandro Zanardi
·
More Sports

A successful season for the BMW M6 GT3 draws to a close on the streets of Macau.

Mon Nov 12 13:08:08 CET 2018Press Release

The 2018 season draws to a close for the BMW M6 GT3 with a genuine highlight this weekend, as BMW Team Schnitzer lines up at the FIA GT World Cup, which forms part of the Macau Grand Prix (CHN). BMW works driver Augusto Farfus (BRA) will be at the wheel of the number 42 car.

Automotive
·
BMW Motorsport
·
Motorsport Cars
·
Motorsport Events

BMW Motorrad Motorsport will be competing with Shaun Muir Racing in the WorldSBK – with a well-known rider duo: Tom Sykes and Markus Reiterberger.

Tue Nov 06 10:20:00 CET 2018Press Release

In the upcoming 2019 season, BMW Motorrad Motorsport will compete in the FIM Superbike World Championship (WorldSBK) with the new BMW S 1000 RR. This will take place in collaboration with Shaun Muir Racing. The British team headed by Shaun Muir will appear as BMW Motorrad WorldSBK Team and will be competing with a well-known riding duo: the 2013 Superbike World Champion Tom Sykes (GBR) and Markus Reiterberger (GER).

BMW Motorcycle Sports
·
Motorrad Motorsport

Turbulent WorldSBK finale in the Qatari desert – BMW racer Glenn Allerton successful in Australia.

Mon Oct 29 18:10:56 CET 2018Press Release

The 2018 season in the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship drew to a close at the weekend, at the “Losail International Circuit” near Doha, Qatar. Loris Baz (FRA), from the Gulf Althea BMW team, claimed another top-six placing at the finale. The NextGen Motorsports Team was in action in the supporting programme for the Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix – with a successful appearance from Glenn Allerton (AUS).

BMW Motorcycle Sports
·
Motorrad Motorsport
·
Race Trophy
·
Customer Racing

50 years of BMW Turbo Power in motorsport: Roll-out of the BMW M4 DTM with two-litre turbo engine adds a new chapter and heralds a new era.

Mon Oct 29 13:04:43 CET 2018Press Release

Focus firmly on the 2019 DTM season: The BMW M4 DTM, modified to comply with Class 1 regulations and powered by the newly-developed BMW two-litre turbo engine, made its first appearance at BMW Group Plant Dingolfing. With BMW works driver Bruno Spengler (CAN) at the wheel, the car completed its first kilometres with BMW Turbo Power.

DTM
·
BMW Motorsport

Baja Portalegre 500, 2018 – Round 11, FIA Cross Country Rally World Cup.

Mon Oct 29 13:03:26 CET 2018Press Release

• One-two result for MINI at Baja Portalegre 500. • MINI John Cooper Works Rally take top two podium positions. • Joan “Nani” Roma / Alex Haro win in Portugal. • Stéphane Peterhansel and co-driver David Castera complete successful MINI debut ahead of Dakar 2019.

MINI Motorsport
·
Cross Country Rallies

Baja Portalgre 500, 2018 – Round 11, FIA Cross Country Rally World Cup.

Wed Oct 24 13:49:44 CEST 2018Press Release

• Two MINI John Cooper Works Rally to compete at Baja Portalegre 500, 25-27th October. • Stéphane Peterhansel and new co-driver David Castera to debut in MINI JCW Rally as part of final preparations for Dakar 2019. • Joan “Nani” Roma / Alex Haro continue pre-Dakar development tests of MINI JCW Rally at Baja Portalegre 500.

Sport
·
Automotive
·
MINI Motorsport
·
Cross Country Rallies

BMW i Andretti Motorsport leads the way again on final day of Valencia testing.

Mon Oct 22 18:56:43 CEST 2018Press Release

An intense week draws to a successful close. As on Tuesday and Wednesday, the fastest time on the third, and final, day of testing in the ABB FIA Formula E Championship went to a BMW i Andretti Motorsport driver. Alexander Sims (GBR), at the wheel of the #27 BMW iFE.18, was the fastest of all drivers at Valencia (ESP) on Friday, setting a time of 1:17.402 minutes.

BMW Motorsport
·
FIA Formula E

Successful title defence: BMW racer Carmelo Morales crowned champion again in Spain.

Mon Oct 22 12:56:00 CEST 2018Press Release

Celebrations for the Graphenano EasyRace SBK Team: Carmelo Morales (ESP) has successfully defended his title in the Spanish Championship (RFME CEV). Morales was crowned champion for the second time in a row on his BMW S 1000 RR at the weekend. Morales’ success takes the number of titles won this season by racers from the BMW Motorrad Motorsport community to ten.

BMW Motorcycle Sports
·
Motorrad Motorsport
·
Race Trophy
·
Customer Racing

Sustainable from start to finish: BMW Outdoor Ambassador Stefan Glowacz completes his latest expedition with trip in a BMW i3.

Fri Oct 19 08:00:00 CEST 2018Press Release

Electrically powered driving pleasure on the road, sailing on the Atlantic, on skis over the ice of Greenland – the final stage of his longest adventure to date takes the extreme climber to BMW Welt in Munich.

I01
·
More Sports
·
BMW Outdoor
·
BMW i3
·
BMW i Automobiles

Strong performance from the BMW iFE.18 at Valencia.

Thu Oct 18 13:17:19 CEST 2018Press Release

BMW i Andretti Motorsport kicked off the official test drives for the ABB FIA Formula E Championship at Valencia (ESP) with very good results. At the “Circuit Ricardo Tormo”, both BMW works drivers Alexander Sims (GBR) and António Félix da Costa (POR) set a best time of the day each at the wheel of their BMW iFE.18 cars.

BMW Motorsport
·
FIA Formula E

Strong performance from the BMW iFE.18 at Valencia.

Wed Oct 17 19:05:32 CEST 2018Press Release

BMW i Andretti Motorsport kicked off the official test drives for the ABB FIA Formula E Championship at Valencia (ESP) with very good results. At the “Circuit Ricardo Tormo”, both BMW works drivers Alexander Sims (GBR) and António Félix da Costa (POR) set a best time of the day each at the wheel of their BMW iFE.18 cars.

BMW Motorsport
·
FIA Formula E

Pole position for the BMW M8 GTE at Road Atlanta – Front row for BMW Team MTEK at the FIA WEC race in Fuji.

Mon Oct 15 14:01:00 CEST 2018Press Release

John Edwards (USA), Jesse Krohn (FIN) and Chaz Mostert (AUS) will start the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season finale, Motul Petit Le Mans, from the GTLM class pole position. On the other side of the globe, BMW Team MTEK qualified in second place for the FIA World Endurance Championship 6 Hours of Fuji (JPN).

BMW Motorsport
·
FIA WEC
·
IMSA Series

Podium for Marco Wittmann and BMW in the final race of the season – All six BMW M4 DTMs in the top-ten.

Mon Oct 15 13:58:38 CEST 2018Press Release

BMW M Motorsport ended the 2018 DTM season with a strong team result. Marco Wittmann (GER), at the wheel of the BMW Driving Experience M4 DTM, finished second in the final race of the year to take his place on the podium for the sixth time this season. All six BMW drivers came home in the top-ten and picked up points in the 20th race of the season.

DTM
·
BMW Motorsport
My.PressClub Login
 

BMW Group Streaming.

PARIS MOTOR SHOW.

Here you will see the on demand transmission of the BMW Group Conference.

open streaming site

PressClub Information.

E-MAIL NOTIFICATION.

edit news settings

Please login and update your e-mail newsletter set up and the fields of interest. You can receive PressClub e-mail notifications for new articles and video material immediately or as a daily news collection.

Latest Facts & Figures.

The All-New BMW X4 M40i.
Thu Oct 01 00:01:00 CEST 2015
Brands
The all-new 2016 BMW 7 Series.
Wed Jun 10 19:30:00 CEST 2015
G11
Brands
BMW M Award 2014: Marc Marquez wins the exclusive BMW M4 Coupe.
Wed Nov 12 18:17:09 CET 2014
Awards Corporate
Show all

Related Videos.

Add your filter tags.

Press Release
Press Kit
Speech
Fact & Figures
Updates
Top-Topic
Submit filter
Clear all
 
Sun
Mon
Tue
Wed
Thu
Fri
Sat
 
Login