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BMW Team RLL comes fourth and seventh in the GTLM class at the 12 Hours of Sebring.

Sun Mar 17 14:40:33 CET 2019Press Release

The second round of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship concluded the ‘BMW M Motorsport Super Weekend’ at Sebring (USA). Following a second-place finish for BMW Team MTEK in the FIA World Endurance Championship’s (WEC) race on Friday, it was BMW Team RLL’s turn to send two BMW M8 GTE cars into action for the 12-hour endurance classic held at Sebring International Raceway.

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“BMW M Motorsport Super Weekend” – Part One: BMW Team MTEK claims podium finish at Sebring.

Sat Mar 16 18:46:22 CET 2019Press Release

The first part of the “BMW M Motorsport Super Weekend” – featuring FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) and IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship races – is completed. In the sixth round of the WEC Super Season, BMW Team MTEK finished second and seventh in the LM GTE Pro class respectively with its two BMW M8 GTEs. It was the first podium finish for the team since WEC’s Fuji (JPN) round.

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“BMW M Motorsport Super Weekend” at Sebring: Countdown has started to the first of two races.

Fri Mar 15 21:49:15 CET 2019Press Release

The “BMW M Motorsport Super Weekend” at Sebring (USA) is in full swing. Thursday and Friday saw the qualifying sessions for the BMW M8 GTE in the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) and in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship 2019. The countdown is underway for the first of the two endurance races at the Sebring International Raceway. The sixth race of the WEC Super Season starts at 16:00 local time for BMW Team MTEK.

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BMW Team MTEK and BMW Team RLL prepared for the “BMW M Motorsport Super Weekend” at Sebring.

Tue Mar 12 17:11:55 CET 2019Press Release

The sixth round of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) Super Season and the second round of the 2019 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship (IMSA Series) share the same Sebring (USA) event next weekend (14th to 16th March) with several BMW entries competing in three races.

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MARK POMBO PILOTS #59 “STEP” MINI JCW TO TWO SECOND PLACE FINISHES IN FIRST RACE WEEKEND OF 2019 SRO TC AMERICA RACE SERIES

Fri Mar 08 15:00:00 CET 2019Press Release

Woodcliff Lake, NJ – March 8, 2019 – MINI USA and the MINI John Cooper Works Team proudly congratulated Mark Pombo today for guiding the factory-supported #59 “STEP” MINI JCW to two podium finishes in the first race weekend of the 2019 SRO TC America race series (TC America) at Circuit of the Americas (COTA) just outside of Austin, Texas.

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Alessandro Zanardi: “It has been simply fantastic all the way”.

Fri Feb 08 15:19:59 CET 2019Press Release

BMW works driver Alessandro Zanardi (ITA) attracted global attention with his start at the 24 Hours of Daytona (USA) in the BMW M8 GTE. The Italian was the focus of reporting all over the world and was the fans’ favourite at Daytona. In an interview, Zanardi looks back at the “24 Hours of Daytona” project.

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MINI JOHN COOPER WORKS TEAM TO ENTER 2019 SRO TC AMERICA RACE SERIES

Thu Jan 31 20:29:16 CET 2019Press Release

Woodcliff Lake, NJ – January 31, 2019 – MINI USA proudly announced today that the MINI John Cooper Works Team (MINI JCW Team) will enter the 2019 SRO TC America race series (TC America). MINI USA will continue its partnership with Indianapolis-based LAP Motorsports and will sponsor a vehicle in the Touring Car A (TCA) Class of the 2019 TC America, which kicks off at Circuit of the Americas (COTA) on March 1, 2019 just outside of Austin, Texas.

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BMW of North America at the 2019 Rolex 24 At Daytona Weekend; From A to Zanardi.

Fri Jan 25 17:06:29 CET 2019Press Release

Woodcliff Lake, N.J. – Jan. 25, 2019… BMW of North America first came to the Rolex 24 At Daytona in 1975 with two BMW 3.0 CSL racing cars that were the foundation of the company’s very first marketing program in North America. 57 years later, BMW NA continues to race entering two BMW M8 GTE machines in the 2019 Rolex 24 At Daytona.

Road to Daytona: Top-notch BMW engineering, know-how and passion: the development of Alessandro Zanardi’s driving systems, from 2003 to now.

Wed Jan 23 17:42:39 CET 2019Press Release

From the BMW 320i, the BMW Z4 GT3 and the BMW M6 GT3 to the BMW M4 DTM and the BMW M8 GTE: an overview of the continual further development of the modifications to Zanardi’s BMW race cars.

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Road to Daytona: IMSA season kicks off with a highlight: BMW Team RLL ready for the 24 Hours of Daytona.

Mon Jan 21 13:49:00 CET 2019Press Release

The 2019 motorsport year begins with a true highlight for BMW Team RLL: the 24 Hours of Daytona (USA) this coming weekend (26th/27th January). The endurance classic traditionally opens the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. As it did last year, BMW Team RLL will field two BMW M8 GTEs in the GTLM class in 2019. BMW works driver Alessandro Zanardi’s (ITA) start at Daytona is of particular interest.

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Zanardi's Road to Daytona: “Welcome back, Alex”: US companions talk about the phenomenon that is Alessandro Zanardi.

Tue Jan 15 15:52:06 CET 2019Press Release

For Alessandro Zanardi (ITA), starting at the 24-hour race in Daytona (USA) is a bit like coming home. At the official pre-event test, the “Roar” in Daytona, Zanardi received an enthusiastic welcome. He met numerous old acquaintances in the paddock, and was reminded of his time in the USA.

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Dakar Rally 2019 – Stage 07, San Juan de Marcona - San Juan de Marcona

Mon Jan 14 23:21:00 CET 2019Press Release

• MINI crews make it a one-two-three at end of Stage 7. • Stéphane Peterhansel takes his second stage win in a MINI John Cooper Works Buggy. • Joan ‘Nani’ Roma places MINI John Cooper Works Rally in second. • Carlos Sainz takes third place in Stage 7.

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Day 6: The official rest day and halfway point of Dakar 2019.

Sat Jan 12 17:36:00 CET 2019Press Release

• Stéphane Peterhansel and his MINI John Cooper Works Buggy retain second place overall after Stage 5. • Six MINI crews finish Stage 5 before Dakar officials stop the race due to severe fog. • Five MINI crews inside the top ten after first five stages of Dakar. • Today’s official rest day allows competitors time to recharge, reflect and prepare for the week ahead.

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Zanardi's Road to Daytona: “It’s a dance”: how Alessandro Zanardi’s driver changes will work at the 24 Hours of Daytona.

Fri Jan 11 15:18:25 CET 2019Press Release

BMW works driver and brand ambassador Alessandro Zanardi’s (ITA) start in the BMW M8 GTE at the 24 Hours of Daytona (USA) in two weeks is not only possible thanks to technical adjustments that BMW M Motorsport engineers made to the car, but also thanks to innovative and creative solutions for procedures during the race. Primarily, the driver changes between Zanardi and his team-mates in the #24 BMW M8 GTE require a sophisticated choreography.

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Zanardi’s Road to Daytona: From Sprint to Marathon, from BMW M4 DTM to BMW M8 GTE.

Thu Jan 10 18:48:05 CET 2019Press Release

In just over two weeks (26th/27th January), the BMW works driver will contest the 24-hours of Daytona (USA) in the BMW Team RLL BMW M8 GTE. For Zanardi this means the transition between totally different challenges: from sprint to endurance races, from the BMW M4 DTM to the BMW M8 GTE and from racing alone to a shared start with team-mates.

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