BMW Motorsport News

Posted on 24. Feb, 2019 by in BMW Canada

Whether in a DTM, a FIA World Endurance Championship, the
IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, a ABB FIA Formula E
Championship, or vast other championships: Week after week BMW
teams and drivers around a universe do conflict for points, victories
and titles. Away from a lane too, members of a vast BMW
Motorsport family around a universe are also formulating headlines. The
“BMW Motorsport News” allows us to frequently summarize all the
movement for we in a compress and ominous manner. This way, you
are always adult to speed.

DTM: BMW drivers in final aptness preparations.

The BMW DTM drivers underwent complete training this week. From
Thursday to Sunday, Philipp Eng (AUT), Joel Eriksson (SWE), Bruno
Spengler (CAN), Marco Wittmann (GER) and DTM newbie Sheldon outpost der
Linde (RSA) finished a four-day aptness stay in Viareggio (ITA). Timo
Glock (GER) was incompetent to take partial due to illness though will have a
personal training event with a Formula Medicine group in a coming
weeks. Team alloy Riccardo Ceccarelli (ITA) and his organisation prepared an
extensive, different practice devise to mount a drivers in good stead
for a arriving DTM season. The concentration was separate equally between
fitness, greeting and mental training, with a programme including
workouts regulating several pieces of apparatus as good as different outdoor
activities. “Doctor Ceccarelli is an comprehensive legend. Which is why
it’s illusory operative with him and his team,” pronounced Eng. “Every
tutor here has an implausible volume of experience. The mental
training in sold is good fun. The aptness exercises can be as
well, though they are customarily especially challenging; that’s good as well
since it is a ideal credentials for us for a new DTM season.”
The 2019 DTM deteriorate gets underway with a initial dual races during the
Hockenheimring (GER) on 4th and 5th May. Before that, a central ITR
exam drives will be hold during a Lausitzring (GER) from 15th to 18th April.

TC America: BimmerWorld Racing to margin dual BMW M240i Racings.

When a TC America season, before a Pirelli World
Challenge, gets underway with a initial competition during a “Circuit of the
Americas” nearby Austin (USA) this weekend, BimmerWorld Racing will
lapse to action. Team principal James Clay’s (USA) organisation will field
dual BMW M240i Racings. The cockpit of automobile #82 will be manned by
Cameron Evans (USA); in a sister #94 car, Chandler Hull (USA) will
be during a wheel. The BMW patron racing entry-level indication has a new
name as of a 2019 season, a BMW M240i Racing, interjection to an
endless Evo package. Among other things, a ascent includes
optimised engine software, while new finish plates for a back wing
minister to a cultured improvements to a cars used in race
array and crater classes around a world. The TC America deteriorate is made
adult of 7 scurry races of 40 mins each. The races will be hold at
many obvious racetracks in North America, such as a “Virginia
International Raceway” and “Road America” (both USA).

China GT Championship: Nick Yelloly to competition for AAI Motorsports.

This week, a AAI Motorsports group announced a official
choice for this year’s China GT Championship season. The Taiwanese
group will margin a sum of 3 BMW M6 GT3s and one BMW M4 GT4 during the
7 competition weekends. The initial competition weekend in Malaysia will see Nick
Yelloly (GBR) as partial of a movement following his initial knowledge of
BMW cars in a Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup and during a DTM Young
Driver Tests final year. As a BMW works driver, a 28-year-old will
competition other races this season; a full programme will be announced
during a after date. In China GT, Yelloly will competition a GT3 class
alongside Junsan Chen of Taiwan in a #90 BMW M6 GT3. The #91 and #92
sister cars’ cockpits will be common by Jody Fanin (GBR) and Betty
Chen, and Ivan Lee and Kevin Chen (all TWN). Oscar Lee (USA) and
Yuanhow Yao (TWN) will be behind a circle of a BMW M4 GT4. The
initial competition weekend of a deteriorate will be hold during a “Sepang
International Circuit” (MAS) from 16th to 17th March.

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