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Sustainability meets classic motor racing: BMW AG presents new global motorsport strategy.

27.09.2016Press Release

The Board of Management of BMW AG has decided to strategically realign its automobile racing activities. In doing so, the company is setting course for a future BMW Group motorsport programme that is as extensive as it is diversified. The commitments contribute to BMW M, BMW i and MINI. The threads for the development of the cars and their race outings will henceforth come together in BMW Group Motorsport.

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BSB Superstock champion Taylor Mackenzie: “It is an unbelievable feeling when the dream comes true.”

26.09.2016Press Release

Buildbase BMW Motorrad rider Taylor Mackenzie celebrated an early title win in the Superstock class of the British Superbike Championship. In an interview, he speaks about his successful season and the dominance of the BMW S 1000 RR in the series.

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After a turbulent start at the Hungaroring: Wittmann finishes fourth for BMW and extends overall lead.

25.09.2016Press Release

Marco Wittmann (DE) can approach the DTM season finale in three weeks’ time at Hockenheim (DE) with a 26-point lead in the drivers’ championship. He drove his Red Bull BMW M4 DTM to fourth place in Sunday’s race at the Hungaroring (HU), extending his lead over Edoardo Mortara (IT, Audi), who scored no points in the 16th race of the year and remains in second place overall. Wittmann now has a total of 188 points.

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43rd BMW BERLIN MARATHON: BMW title partner again at the largest one-day sporting event in Germany.

23.09.2016Press Release

More than one million spectators, about 70,000 runners from 130 countries, and 5,500 volunteers: the German capital will once again be transformed into a gigantic open-air stadium for the 43rd BMW BERLIN MARATHON on 25th September. The marathon festival is the highlight of the extensive BMW Running commitment. As at all the major marathon events in Germany, the fully-electric BMW i3 will be used as the official timing and lead car.

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Fully focussed on Formula E and GT: António Félix da Costa’s DTM journey draws to an end at the season finale in Hockenheim.

23.09.2016Press Release

Speaking at a press conference just before the first free practice session ahead of DTM races 15 and 16 of the season at the Hungaroring, near Budapest (HU), BMW works driver António Félix da Costa (PT) announced details of his plans for the future: the 25-year-old will bid farewell to the DTM at the end of the season and will then focus on his involvement in the FIA Formula E Championship with the Andretti Formula E team for the time being.

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Two great title wins for the BMW Motorrad Motorsport racers – Top-3-lockout for the BMW S 1000 RR in the Superstock class of the BSB.

21.09.2016Press Release

Pekka Päivärinta/Kirsi Kainulainen are crowned 2016 Sidecar World Champions, Taylor Mackenzie celebrates the Superstock title in the British Superbike Championship – Busy weekend for the BMW riders in several international and national championships.

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The BMW sports family meets up at the traditional Wiesn regulars table at the Oktoberfest in Munich.

20.09.2016Press Release

The tradition continues: At the 183rd staging of Munich's Oktoberfest, BMW once again invited its sports ambassadors and many prominent athletes from various disciplines to the traditional “BMW Wiesn Sport-Stammtisch” (BMW Wiesn Sport regulars table) at the largest and most famous fair in the world.

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BMW teams enter the final stretch of the 2016 DTM season in Budapest.

19.09.2016Press Release

The 2016 DTM season enters the finishing straight with races 15 and 16 in Budapest (HU). After the two races at the 4.381-kilometre Hungaroring on the outskirts of the Hungarian capital, only the grand season finale in Hockenheim (DE) in mid-October awaits the eight BMW drivers. Budapest certainly promises plenty of excitement in all three competitions.

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Historic world championship title for BMW sidecar Duo Pekka Päivärinta/Kirsi Kainulainen.

19.09.2016Press Release

At the season finale in Donington, Pekka Päivärinta and Kirsi Kainulainen secure the title in the FIM Sidecar World Championship – Sidecar powered by BMW S 1000 RR engine, technical support by BMW Motorrad Motorsport – Title win for Taylor Mackenzie in the BSB Superstock class.

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Second victory for the BMW M6 GT3 in North America – BMW Team RLL cars finish fourth and seventh at COTA.

18.09.2016Press Release

An exciting penultimate round of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship (IWSC) at the “Circuit of the Americas” in Austin (US) saw the number 96 BMW M6 GT3 of Turner Motorsport score the second GTD class victory of the season for BMW works driver Jens Klingmann (DE) and Bret Curtis (US).

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It is gold again for Alessandro Zanardi: Italian national handbike team wins the team relay at the Rio de Janeiro Paralympic Games*.

17.09.2016Press Release

Alessandro Zanardi (IT) added another gold medal to his collection of para-cycling successes: On Friday, he won the handbike team-relay at the Rio de Janeiro Paralympic Games* (BR) with the Italian national team.

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Interview with Berthold Hauser: Comprehensive support and successful BMW S 1000 RR customers.

16.09.2016Press Release

Berthold Hauser, Technical Director at BMW Motorrad Motorsport, looks back on a successful 2016 season so far, in which the experts from Munich have helped BMW S 1000 RR riders around the world to victories, podiums and titles, courtesy of their extensive customer racing programme.

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Silver on a special day: Alessandro Zanardi wins his second Rio medal on his “second birthday”.

15.09.2016Press Release

Second race at the Rio de Janeiro Paralympic Games* (BR) and the second medal for Alessandro Zanardi (IT): after winning gold in Wednesday’s time trial, the 49-year old secured silver in a thrilling road race in the handbike H5 category on Thursday.

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Alessandro Zanardi wins the gold medal in the time trial at the Rio de Janeiro Paralympic Games*.

14.09.2016Press Release

Perfect start for Alessandro Zanardi (IT) to the Paralympic* para-cycling competitions at Rio de Janeiro (BR): In today’s time trial, the 49-year old Italian raced to gold in the H5 category with his handbike. For Zanardi this is the third Paralympic gold medal of his career after winning twice gold and one silver medal at the London games in 2012.

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Thursday, 29. September 2016. 12:45 CEST. Paris. Here you will see the full-length live transmission of the BMW Group Conference.

 

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Fuel consumption figures based on the EU test cycle, may vary depending on the tyre format specified. Further information on official fuel consumption figures, specific CO2 emission values and the electric power consumption of new passenger cars is included in the guideline “Guideline for fuel consumption, CO2 emissions and electric power consumption of new passenger cars", which can be obtained from all dealerships, from Deutsche Automobil Treuhand GmbH (DAT), Hellmuth-Hirth-Str. 1, 73760 Ostfildern-Scharnhausen and at http://www.dat.de/en/offers/publications/guideline-for-fuel-consumption.html.

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