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Endurance challenge on home soil: BMW brand ambassador Alessandro Zanardi to compete in the IRONMAN 70.3 Italy, Pescara.

Fri Apr 28 13:07:20 CEST 2017Press Release

Alessandro Zanardi (ITA) has added another event to his 2017 triathlon schedule: on 18th June, he will take part in the IRONMAN 70.3 Italy, Pescara. After he had won two more Paralympic gold medals in handcycling in Rio de Janeiro (BRA) in 2016, the BMW Brand Ambassador decided to intensify his activities in long distance triathlons for this year.

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More power for the engine in the new BMW M4 DTM: Facts on the 500-hp plus BMW P66/1.

Thu Apr 27 14:48:34 CEST 2017Press Release

Powerful and reliable: these two terms perfectly sum up the demands placed on the V8 engines in the DTM. The six BMW drivers have just one engine each for the entire season. With this in mind, the engineers and mechanics at BMW Motorsport gave top priority to absolute precision during the production phase. Here is the lowdown on the BMW DTM engine, the BMW P66/1.

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Morales, Hutchinson and Rutter head the first ranking of the 2017 BMW Motorrad Race Trophy.

Wed Apr 26 15:00:02 CEST 2017Press Release

The 2017 BMW Motorrad Race Trophy has just started but is already a big success: so far, no fewer than 107 riders from 19 different nations on six continents have registered for this unique worldwide competition, 30 more compared to the same time last year. They race for 73 teams in 27 different championship classes around the globe. The first ranking of the 2017 edition has now been published.

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Season openers for the BMW Motorrad Motorsport racers in championships on four continents – Podium honours for the BMW S 1000 RR in Spain.

Mon Apr 24 13:12:00 CEST 2017Press Release

The 2017 racing season is getting into full swing for the BMW S 1000 RR riders and the BMW Motorrad Motorsport experts. At the weekend, championships on four continents held their first races of the year: in Europe, South America, North America and Asia. The Spanish Championship (CEV) kicked off with several podium finishes for the RR.

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Three BMW M6 GT3s in the top 10 at the dress rehearsal for the 24-hour race at the Nürburgring.

Sun Apr 23 21:21:17 CEST 2017Press Release

BMW teams competed with nine BMW M6 GT3s in this weekend’s 6-hour qualification race, the dress rehearsal for the Nürburgring (GER) 24-hour race. Three cars ended the race on the Nordschleife in the top 10. Three BMW M6 GT3s also claimed their places in the top 30 qualifying in a bit more than four weeks.

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2017 Qatar Cross Country Rally - Round 4, FIA Cross Country Rally World cup. The MINI crew on the podium with Przygonski and Colsoul.

Sat Apr 22 16:31:32 CEST 2017Press Release

• Jakub Kuba Przygonski (POL) and Tom Colsoul (BEL) win final stage. • 2nd place overall for Przygonski and Colsoul. • Second MINI in the top five with Mohamed Abu Issa (QAT) and Xavier Panseri (FRA).

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BMW Motorsport starting the new season with strong partners.

Fri Apr 21 13:18:00 CEST 2017Press Release

In a week’s time, BMW Motorsport will present the designs for its six BMW M4 DTMs for the 2017 season to fans at the BMW Group Plant Landshut, alongside many other car models from its product range. The spectacular designs for the race cars are largely based on the logos and colours of the companies that continue to support BMW Motorsport in the battle for wins and titles this year.

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Throw-back to maiden Nordschleife victory: Historic livery for BMW Team Schnitzer BMW M6 GT3.

Thu Apr 20 16:42:43 CEST 2017Press Release

BMW Team Schnitzer can look back on an impressive history at the Nürburgring 24 Hours (GER). Team principal Charly Lamm’s (GER) crew has won the endurance classic in the Eifel Mountains five times in the past. To mark the team’s return to the “Green Hell” this season, the number 43 BMW M6 GT3 will sport a special, historic design.

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Motorsport legend Alessandro Zanardi taking different tracks: BMW works driver describes his experience on board of ORACLE TEAM USA’s America’s Cup yacht “17” as “breath-taking”.

Thu Apr 20 14:56:00 CEST 2017Press Release

With preparations for the 35th America’s Cup in full swing, ORACLE TEAM USA and skipper Jimmy Spithill received a visit from a big name from the world of motorsport: BMW works driver Alessandro Zanardi visited the team base in Bermuda. The Italian experienced the “flight over water” of the OTUSA “AC-50” high-tech yacht “17” as it completed a high-speed training session off the coast of Bermuda.

State of the art technology: 3D measuring technology for maximum precision in the BMW M4 DTM.

Wed Apr 19 11:03:00 CEST 2017Press Release

The motorsport department at BMW has long worked hand in hand with series development - and this remains the case for the quality controls on the newly-constructed BMW M4 DTM for the 2017 season. BMW Motorsport uses the same cutting-edge 3D measuring technology that is applied to production models at the BMW Group Research and Innovation Centre (FIZ) in Munich.

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Ian Hutchinson rides his BMW S 1000 RR to victory and a new lap record at Brands Hatch.

Tue Apr 18 13:35:00 CEST 2017Press Release

It was an Easter weekend full of action for the BMW S 1000 RR racers in the FIM Endurance World Championship (EWC) and the British Superbike Championship (BSB). The endurance specialists within the BMW Motorrad Motorsport family competed in one of the most famous races at all – the 24 Hours of Le Mans (FRA). The BMW racers in the BSB had plenty of reason to celebrate at Brands Hatch (GBR).

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2017 Qatar Cross Country Rally - Round 4, FIA Cross Country Rally World cup.

Thu Apr 13 12:38:24 CEST 2017Press Release

• MINI John Cooper Works Rally makes 2017 Cross Country Rally debut • Yazeed Al Rajhi (KSA) and Timo Gottschalk (GER) lead the MINI charge • Mohamed Abu Issa (QAT) and Xavier Panseri (FRA) target more success • Jakub Kuba Przygonski (POL) and Tom Colsoul (BEL) start their season.

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The new BMW M4 DTM in the wind tunnel: precision work in the BMW Group Aero Lab.

Tue Apr 11 15:05:14 CEST 2017Press Release

The adjustment of the aerodynamics to the requirements of the new DTM technical regulations played a decisive role in development of the 2017 BMW M4 DTM. The work carried out on the BMW M4 DTM in the wind tunnel prior to the start of the 2017 DTM season has changed considerably. Previously, the aerodynamics specialists had more time to carry out detailed work to ensure optimum aero efficiency when developing a new car.

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BMW Team RLL finish fourth and seventh at Long Beach.

Sun Apr 09 12:48:47 CEST 2017Press Release

BMW Team RLL finished a season’s-best fourth and seventh in today’s BUBBA burger SportsCar Grand Prix of Long Beach (GBR). The No. 25 BMW M6 GTLM of Bill Auberlen (USA) and Alexander Sims (GBR) finished fourth while the No. 24 BMW M6 GTLM of John Edwards (USA) and Martin Tomczyk (GER) salvaged seventh place after a power loss due to a temporary electrical issue dropped Tomczyk from the lead of the race with only 10 minutes remaining.

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The countdown is on: BMW Motorsport concludes preparations for the new season with the DTM Media Day in Hockenheim.

Thu Apr 06 19:14:20 CEST 2017Press Release

This week, BMW Motorsport and the teams concluded preparations for the new season with four days of testing at the Hockenheimring (GER), the location of the first two DTM races of the year on 6th and 7th May 2017. All six BMW DTM drivers were in action between Monday and Thursday, gathering experience with the newly-developed BMW M4 DTM. The six drivers rounded off the week with numerous interviews and photo shoots during the DTM Media Day.

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