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FIA WEC at Imola, IMSA at Long Beach: BMW M Hybrid V8 faces an eventful double-header weekend.

16.04.2024Press Release

Four BMW M Hybrid V8s, two continents. The BMW M Motorsport LMDh prototypes are facing an intense racing weekend. While BMW M Team WRT competes at Imola (ITA) with two Hypercars in the FIA World Endurance Championship (FIA WEC) for the second race of the season, BMW M Team RLL is aiming for the season’s first podium in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship (IMSA series) at Long Beach (USA).

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MINI USA AND THE MINI JOHN COOPER WORKS RACE TEAM RETURN FOR ANOTHER SRO TC AMERICA SERIES SEASON

05.04.2024Press Release

Woodcliff Lake, N.J. – April 5, 2024 –MINI USA and the MINI John Cooper Works Team are gearing up for another successful season in the Touring Car (TC) and Touring Car A (TCA) classes of the 2024 SRO TC America series. Returning to the team this are Cristian Perocarpi driving the #37 MINI JCW PRO in the TC class and P.J. Groenke driving the #62 MINI JCW in the TCA class. Perocarpi and Groenke will be joined by newcomer to the team Scott Thomson driving the ...

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BMW Motorrad USA announces BMW Motorrad Days Americas 2024.

05.04.2024Press Release

Woodcliff Lake, NJ – April. 5, 2024…BMW Motorrad USA is proud to announce the return of BMW Motorrad Days Americas, as part of the storied Barber Vintage Festival, for 2024. The first ever BMW Motorrad Days Americas took place last year and helped celebrate the 100 Years history of BMW motorcycles with record attendance at the Barber Vintage Festival.

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Sebring 12 Hours: BMW M Team RLL narrowly misses the podium.

17.03.2024Press Release

Strong performance, but lacking the necessary racing luck – that's how the 12 Hours of Sebring (USA) can be summarized for the BMW M Team RLL. In the second race of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship (IMSA series) season, the #25 BMW M Hybrid V8 crossed the finish line in fourth place after a race that was exciting until the end.

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12h Sebring: BMW M Team RLL returns to the site of the first podium success for the BMW M Hybrid V8.

12.03.2024Press Release

The story one year ago was the first podium in the second race after the second place finish for the #25 BMW M Hybrid V8 at the 12 Hours of Sebring (USA). This coming weekend, BMW M Team RLL returns to the Sebring International Raceway for the second race of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season.

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BMW of North America Returns as Official Premium Automotive Partner of the BNP Paribas Open.

11.03.2024Press Release

Woodcliff Lake, NJ – March 11, 2024… BMW of North America returns as the official premium automotive partner for the BNP Paribas Open, the company announced today. The event is underway at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden in Indian Wells, California with the final matches scheduled for Sunday, March 17. Over two weeks, top ATP and WTA Tour players are facing-off in one of the world’s most prestigious tennis events.

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Bill Auberlen Begins New Multi-Year BMW Contract Racing with ST Racing in SRO GT World Challenge America; Varun Choksey to Co-Drive ST Racing No. 28 BMW M4 GT3.

28.02.2024Press Release

Woodcliff Lake, N.J. – Feb. 28, 2024…BMW racing driver and BMW of North America Brand Ambassador Bill Auberlen will race for ST Racing in the SRO GT World Challenge America Championship in 2024, campaigning a BMW M4 GT3 in the PRO class with Varun Choksey. 2024 marks the first year of a new multi-year contract that will see Auberlen help celebrate the 50th anniversary of BMW of North America in 2025 and race through the 2026 season, when he will observe ...

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Samantha Tan Returns as BMW M Motorsport Global Ambassador in 2024; Successful Racer and Team Owner to Race in SRO GT World Challenge Championship.

26.02.2024Press Release

Woodcliff Lake, NJ – February 26, 2024…BMW of North America, LLC announced today that Samantha Tan, the 26-year-old Asian-Canadian driver and co-owner of Samantha Tan (ST) Racing, will continue to support BMW M in 2024 as BMW M Motorsport Global Ambassador with appearances at events in North America and Europe. She will also return to compete in the 2024 SRO GT World Challenge America series co-driving a BMW M4 GT3 with Neil Verhagen in the Pro-Am class. ...

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BMW is “Talkin’ Like Walken” During This Year’s Super Bowl.

05.02.2024Press Release

February 11, 2024 with a new 60-second advertisement for the all-new generation of the iconic BMW 5 Series, highlighted by the first-ever, 100%-electric BMW i5. The star-studded commercial entitled “Talkin’ Like Walken,” also features another icon -- Hollywood icon Christopher Walken -- along with actress Ashley Park (Emily in Paris, Beef, Joy Ride), and GRAMMY® Award Winning global superstar and Super Bowl LVIII halftime performer, USHER.

 

BMW of North America, LLC at the 62nd Annual Rolex 24 At Daytona Weekend.

25.01.2024Press Release

Five BMW M4 GT4 racing cars from four BMW customer racing teams will line up in this season’s BMW M Endurance Challenge At Daytona to open the 2024 IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge season on January 26th. Now in its 12th consecutive year, BMW of North America has been the sponsor of the IMPC season-opening race since 2012.

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IMSA: BMW M Team RLL driver line-up confirmed for the 2024 GTP season – Jesse Krohn is the new regular driver.

10.01.2024Press Release

The driver line-up for BMW M Team RLL’s start to the second GTP season of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship (IMSA series) in 2024 has been confirmed. Like last season, Connor De Phillippi (USA) and Nick Yelloly (GBR) are the regular pairing in the #25 BMW M Hybrid V8. Jesse Krohn (FIN) joins Philipp Eng (AUT) in the #24 BMW M Hybrid V8.

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BMW M Motorsport thanks John Edwards.

05.12.2023Press Release

After ten years as a BMW M works driver, John Edwards (USA) is ending his professional racing career. BMW M Motorsport thanks him for the excellent collaboration and fondly remembers their shared successes. The highlight was the GTLM class victory at the 2020 24 Hours of Daytona (USA) with the BMW M8 GTE.

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BMW M Sports Trophy: BMW M Motorsport honours the most successful private teams and drivers of the season.

04.12.2023Press Release

For the 61st time, BMW M Motorsport honoured the most successful private teams and drivers for their performances in BMW race cars around the world at the BMW M Sports Trophy Awards last Saturday. Turner Motorsport topped the team ranking this time, while Michael Schrey (GER) triumphed in the driver ranking.

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2023 IMSA season finale: BMW M Team RLL finishes seventh and eighth in eventful Petit Le Mans – GTD podium for Turner Motorsport.

15.10.2023Press Release

The 2023 IMSA season concluded with an eventful 26th running of the Petit Le Mans endurance race at Road Atlanta (USA). In the ten-hour race, marked by numerous accidents and numerous deployments of the BMW XM Safety Car, the two BMW M Team RLL BMW M Hybrid V8 prototypes finished in seventh and eighth positions in the new GTP class. Turner Motorsport secured a podium finish in the GTD class with the BMW M4 GT3.

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CLAY WILLIAMS WINS DRIVER’S CHAMPIONSHIP IN THE TOURING CAR CLASS OF THE 2023 SRO TC AMERICA SERIES.

13.10.2023Press Release

Woodcliff Lake, N.J. – October 13, 2023 –MINI USA and the MINI John Cooper Works Team are proud to congratulate Clay Williams, driver of the #60 MINI JCW PRO, on winning the Driver’s Championship for the Touring Car (TC) class of the 2023 SRO TC America series. This was the first Driver’s Championship for the 21 year old driver from Oakley, Calif. The MINI JCW Team, operated by Brownsburg, Ind.-based LAP Motorsports, was also voted Crew of the Year for the ...

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