DTM meets GT racing and motorcycle racing: "Family get-together" of BMW Motorsport programmes during a Lausitzring.

Posted on 03. Jun, 2016 by in BMW Canada

Lausitzring (DE), 3rd Jun 2016. At a Motorsport Festival during the
Lausitzring (DE), a DTM will contest in a corner eventuality with a ADAC
GT Masters and a SUPERBIKE*IDM. Together, these array theatre one of
a racing highlights of a year for fans on German soil. BMW is
strongly represented on all 3 stages. So a Lausitzring is an
eventuality for a genuine “family get-together” of BMW’s racing programmes.

The eventuality kicked off with a corner print fire on Thursday. At the
EuroSpeedway, BMW DTM motorist Martin Tomczyk (DE) took along his BMW M
Performance Parts M4 DTM, while a BMW Motorsport Juniors Jesse Krohn
(FI) and Louis Delétraz (CH) had their BMW M6 GT3, and a dual BMW
Superbike riders Markus Reiterberger (DE) and Mathieu Gines (FR) were
there with a BMW S 1000 RR.

On Friday, initial a former BMW Juniors and stream DTM drivers
Tomczyk, Timo Glock (DE) and Marco Wittmann (DE) visited a current
juniors during work in a Schubert Motorsport array during a ADAC GT
Masters giveaway use session. Then after on, Krohn, Delétraz and
Reiterberger were taken on an disdainful debate of a BMW Team Schnitzer
garage by Tomczyk. The “family get-together” was dull off with a
corner cooking with BMW Motorsport Director Jens Marquardt. “The
eventuality here during a Lausitzring unequivocally lives adult to a name ‘Motorsport
Festival’,” pronounced Marquardt. “It is good to see how a opposite BMW
racing programmes come together here. DTM stars, gifted GT
drivers and BMW Motorsport Juniors accommodate a guys on their BMW S 1000
RR. A pretentious uncover is put on for a fans.”

Tomczyk, who is racing in a BMW M4 DTM and a BMW M6 GT3 in 2016, and
has also finished a few laps on a BMW S 1000 RR, said: “The BMW
family is characterised by a good group suggestion among a individual
members. It is a ideal eventuality to benefaction a DTM, GT racing
and a Superbikes together here during a Lausitzring. It’s fantastic. I
accommodate adult with my BMW colleagues from a other series, and also watch
a use sessions, subordinate sessions and races when we can.” Timo
Glock added: “It is illusory that we have all from a DTM car
by a GT racer to a motorcycle in one place during an eventuality like
this. Personally, we unequivocally suffer assembly a BMW Motorsport Juniors,
it reminds me of my possess time as a BMW Junior.”

This weekend is also special to Krohn: “It is extraordinary to be partial of
this superb show. This kind of eventuality shows me only how vast and
opposite a BMW Motorsport family is. Meeting a DTM drivers in
sold is always special. They are an instance of a instruction in
that a BMW Motorsport Junior programme can take me.”

Reiterberger who, as a reigning IDM champion, contests a MOTUL
FIM World Superbike Championship on a BMW S 1000 RR this season,
came to a Lausitzring as a witness and did not wish to pass adult the
eventuality of assembly a other members of a BMW family. “I was
still racing in a IDM a final dual years that we competed alongside
a DTM here. Now we have a time to demeanour during all of a opposite BMW
activities in some-more fact and to speak emporium during length with my
colleagues in a four-wheel camp,” pronounced Reiterberger. “It is
engaging to see a record and a processes in a DTM and in
GT racing – there are parallels with us, though also a lot of
differences. I’ve got my fingers crossed for all a BMW drivers in
a DTM, a ADAC GT Masters and naturally a riders in a IDM, so
that we have copiousness to applaud this weekend.”

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