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BMW Wins 2017 Pirelli World Challenge Touring Car Manufacturer’s Championship With a Season of Record BMW M235i Racing Entries; Greg Liefooghe Finishes Second in TC Driver’s Championship.

Tue Oct 17 18:50:50 CEST 2017Press Release

Woodcliff Lake, N.J. – Oct. 17, 2017 . . . BMW drivers powered The Ultimate Driving Machine® to the Pirelli World Challenge Touring Car class Manufacturer’s title behind record BMW entries throughout the 2017 season. Double digit entries of BMW M235i Racing cars competed in every round of the championship with four BMW drivers sharing seven of the 12 round victories contested across North America. With the BMWs so equally prepared and the intramural ...

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BMW Motorsport

MINI JCW Team Closes Out Second Full Season in the Street Tuner Class of the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge Series

Tue Oct 10 17:12:00 CEST 2017Press Release

Woodcliff Lake, NJ – October 10, 2017 – The MINI JCW Team and MINI USA completed their second full season competing in the Street Tuner class of the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge series with a hard fought final race of the season on Friday at Road Atlanta. The team qualified P9, P10 and P11 after an early morning qualifying session on Friday.

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MINI Motorsport

BMW Team RLL celebrates victory at the Petit Le Mans – Bill Auberlen victorious in his 400th race for BMW.

Mon Oct 09 00:15:00 CEST 2017Press Release

BMW Team RLL celebrated its fourth GTLM victory of the year at the season finale of the 2017 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship (IWSC) at Road Atlanta (USA). At the classic Petit Le Mans, the number 25 BMW M6 GTLM with Bill Auberlen (USA), Alexander Sims (GBR) and Kuno Wittmer (CAN) at the wheel won with a 1.060 second margin-of-victory over the second-placed Corvette, completing 392 laps of the 2.54-mile road course in the 10-hour contest.

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IWSC

BMW Team RLL Carries Winning Momentum to Petit Le Mans; Bill Auberlen to Make Record 400th Start for BMW.

Tue Oct 03 22:06:00 CEST 2017Press Release

Woodcliff Lake, N.J. – Oct. 3rd, 2017… BMW Team RLL will close the team’s ninth year of sports car competition with the running of this Saturday’s Motul Petit Le Mans, the traditional IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season finale. The 10-hour race at Road Atlanta, in Braselton, Ga., is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year and sets the perfect stage for a very special landmark for Bill Auberlen.

Automotive
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BMW Motorsport

Edwards and Tomczyk Race the No. 24 BMW M6 to a Thrilling Victory at Laguna Seca.

Mon Sep 25 15:41:19 CEST 2017Press Release

Woodcliff Lake, N.J. – Sept. 24, 2017… If the color black is the combination of all colors, today’s America’s Tire 250 race at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca was a combination of every emotion for John Edwards and Martin Tomczyk during their thrilling run to victory in the black-liveried No. 24 BMW M6 GTLM. The duo completed 110 laps of the 2.238-mile, 11-turn Laguna Seca circuit during the two-hour-and-forty-minute contest that saw their BMW off in the sand ...

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BMW Motorsport

BMW Team RLL Split Seconds in Qualifying at Laguna Seca; Edwards - P3, Sims - P4 - one-thousandth of a second apart.

Sun Sep 24 01:36:52 CEST 2017Press Release

Woodcliff Lake, N.J. – Sept. 23, 2017… Separated by only one-thousandth of one second BMW Team RLL teammates John Edwards and Alexander Sims qualified in the third and fourth GTLM class starting positions respectively for tomorrow’s IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship race at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, in Salinas, Calif.

Automotive
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BMW Motorsport

BMW Team RLL Still in Title Hunt at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca; No. 24 BMW M6 Back in Black.

Wed Sep 20 16:29:41 CEST 2017Press Release

Woodcliff Lake, N.J. – Sept. 20, 2017… BMW Team RLL heads to Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, in Salinas, Calif., for the penultimate round of the 2017 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship and the two-hour-and-forty-minute America’s Tire 250 race, part of the Continental Tire Monterey Grand Prix weekend.

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BMW Motorsport

Marc Leishman Wins the 2017 BMW Championship at Conway Farms Golf Club in Lake Forest, IL.

Mon Sep 18 02:48:18 CEST 2017Press Release

Lake Forest, IL (September 17, 2017) – BMW congratulates Marc Leishman on winning the 2017 BMW Championship today at Conway Farms Golf Club in Lake Forest, IL. Leishman took charge from the start, completing the first round nine-under par and never looking back. Once atop the leaderboard, Leishman remained in control, finishing today at a total of 23-under to secure his victory, tying the tournament record.

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Jason Day Hole-in-One at the 2017 BMW Championship Results in BMW’s Donation of Full, Four-Year $100,000 BMW Evans Scholarship in Day’s Name.

Fri Sep 15 15:58:00 CEST 2017Press Release

Lake Forest, IL – September 15, 2017… On the second day of play at the 2017 BMW Championship, Jason Day recorded a hole-in-one, resulting in the donation of a BMW Hole-in-One Scholarship, a full, four-year scholarship worth $100,000 to the Evans Scholars Foundation. Day aced the 17th hole on Friday, September 15 at Conway Farms Golf Club in Lake Forest, IL with a 7-iron, from 188 yards.

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Golf

The 2017 BMW Championship kicked off at Conway Farms Golf Club in Lake Forest, IL on Wednesday, September 13 with PGA TOUR Player and 2012 BMW Championship Winner Rory McIlroy making a special delivery of the BMW Championship and FedEx Cup trophies.

Thu Sep 14 15:00:00 CEST 2017Press Release

Lake Forest, IL (September 14, 2017) – The 2017 BMW Championship kicked off on Wednesday, September 13 at Conway Farms Golf Club in Lake Forest, IL with PGA TOUR player and 2012 BMW Championship winner Rory Mcllroy making a special delivery of the BMW Championship and FedEx Cup trophies to the course. Both trophies arrived at Conway Farms via a one-of-a-kind BMW Championship Edition BMW M760i, driven by McIlroy onto the course. The customized BMW M760i was ...

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BMW Team RLL Finish Fourth and Ninth in Michelin GT Challenge at VIR.

Mon Aug 28 01:02:25 CEST 2017Press Release

Woodcliff Lake, N.J. – Aug. 27, 2017… BMW Team RLL’s fourth and ninth place finishes in today’s IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Michelin GT Challenge at VIR are far different than the first 85 laps of the 93 completed would have predicted. A left front tire puncture with eight laps remaining forced the No. 25 M6 GTLM of Bill Auberlen and Alexander Sims into the pits after controlling the majority of the two-hour-and-forty-minute race and, ...

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BMW Motorsport

BMW Team RLL Post Second and Third Place Starting Positions for Michelin GT Challenge at VIR; Sims - P2, Edwards - P3.

Sat Aug 26 15:00:00 CEST 2017Press Release

Woodcliff Lake, N.J. – Aug. 26, 2017… Determined work through three one-hour practice sessions over the past day and one half resulted in BMW Team RLL scoring second and third place starting positions for tomorrow’s Michelin GT Challenge at VIR.

Automotive
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BMW Motorsport

BMW Team RLL Chases GTLM Championship Points at Michelin GT Challenge at VIR.

Tue Aug 22 22:30:57 CEST 2017Press Release

Woodcliff Lake, N.J. – Aug. 22, 2017… The August 27th Michelin GT Challenge at VIRginia International Raceway will feature a GT only race for the second time in the 2017 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship providing a spotlight on BMW Team RLL’s GTLM class points chase. No. 25 M6 GTLM drivers Bill Auberlen and Alexander Sims currently stand third in Driver points, only one point from second and nine points from first. No. 26 M6 GTLM drivers John ...

Automotive
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BMW Motorsport

BMW Team RLL Qualifies P3 and P5 at Road America; Sims - P3, Tomczyk - P5.

Sat Aug 05 22:43:01 CEST 2017Press Release

Woodcliff Lake, N.J. – Aug. 5, 2017… BMW Motorsport drivers Alexander Sims and Martin Tomczyk qualified third and fifth respectively in today’s 15-minute qualifying session for tomorrow’s two-hour-and-forty-minute Continental Tire Road Race Showcase at Road America, the eighth round of the 2017 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. After yesterday’s practice was affected by rain, today’s sessions ran under beautiful Wisconsin skies. Unfortunately, rain ...

Automotive
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BMW Motorsport

BMW of North America’s Ultimate Driving Experience and Turner Motorsport Team Up at Road America and Virginia International Raceway.

Thu Aug 03 20:30:00 CEST 2017Press Release

Woodcliff Lake, N.J. – Aug. 3, 2017 . . . The familiar blue and yellow livery of the No. 96 Turner Motorsport BMW M6 GTD racing car will see a new addition for the upcoming IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar championship races at Road America and Virginia International Raceway as the stalwart BMW NA customer racing team partners with BMW of North America to race in support of the BMW Ultimate Driving Experience.

Automotive
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BMW Motorsport

BMW Team RLL Look to Continue Podium Finish Streak at Road America.

Tue Aug 01 16:00:00 CEST 2017Press Release

Woodcliff Lake, N.J. – Aug. 1, 2017… With four races remaining in the 2017 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, this weekend’s Continental Tire Road Race Showcase, at Road America, in Elkhart Lake, Wis. begins BMW Team RLL’s final push for the GTLM class championship. After a difficult start to the season, the Bobby Rahal-led effort has fought back to score six podium finishes in the last four races, including two wins by Bill Auberlen and Alexander ...

Automotive
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BMW Motorsport

Edwards and Tomczyk Finish Third at Northeast Grand Prix;Fourth Consecutive Race with Podium Finish for BMW M6 GTLM.

Sun Jul 23 16:00:00 CEST 2017Press Release

Woodcliff Lake, N.J. – July 22, 2017… John Edwards and Martin Tomczyk raced the No. 24 BMW M6 GTLM to a third place finish in today’s two-hour-and-forty-minute Northeast Grand Prix at Lime Rock Park, in Lakeville, Conn. The result is the third podium finish in the last four races for the duo and the 66th in BMW Team RLL history. Teammates Bill Auberlen and Alexander Sims finished sixth in the No. 25 after a tough race, but only lost five points in the ...

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BMW Motorsport

BMW Team RLL Qualifies P4 and P8 for Northeast Grand Prix; Edwards - P4, Auberlen - P8.

Sat Jul 22 01:36:02 CEST 2017Press Release

Woodcliff Lake, N.J. – July 21, 2017… It was a bit of a good news-bad news situation for BMW Team RLL in today’s qualifying session for tomorrow’s Northeast Grand Prix, at Lime Rock Park, in Lakeville, Conn. The shortest track the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship visits can magnify any performance issues and the compressed two-day schedule minimizes the available tuning time. At the end of the 15-minute session the entire GTLM field qualified ...

Automotive
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BMW Motorsport

MINI JCW Team Revs Up for Lime Rock after Two Consecutive Commanding Performances at Watkins Glen and Mosport

Fri Jul 21 16:46:16 CEST 2017Press Release

Woodcliff Lake, NJ – July 21, 2017 – The MINI JCW Team and MINI USA are gearing up for another big race this weekend at Lime Rock Park in their quest to sit on top of the Manufacturer’s standings in the Street Tuner class of the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge series. After all three MINI JCW Team cars finished inside the top five at Watkins Glen International, including the #73 and #52 MINI JCW’s in victory lane, the team went on grab a podium finish ...

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MINI Motorsport
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