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BMW Motorsport News – Issue 15/17.

Whether in a DTM, a IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar
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.


BTCC: Turkington wins in Donington Park.

The group from West Surrey Racing has distinguished some-more success during the
second competition weekend of a 2017 deteriorate in a British Touring Car
Championship (BTCC) in Donington Park (GBR). Colin Turkington (GBR)
claimed his initial win of a deteriorate in a BMW 125i M Sport and is now
in second place in a drivers’ standings, with 72 points. Turkington
had finished a third competition on Sunday in second place, though changed up
one position due to a ostracism of a first-placed motorist from the
final result. In a initial dual races of a day, he had finished in
fourth and fifth places respectively. Rob Collard (GBR) also done it
onto a podium, finishing second in competition two. He finished races one and
3 in sixth and twelfth places respectively. In a third BMW 125i
M Sport, Andrew Jordan (GBR) finished in 15th,
15th and 18th places.


International GT Open: Félix da Costa starting for BMW Team
Teo Martín.

There will be some-more rival appearances in a BMW M6 GT3 for BMW
works motorist António Félix da Costa (POR) in a 2017 season. Having
already taken partial in Blancpain GT Series exam drives for ROWE Racing
and being partial of a BMW drivers’ group for a 24-hour competition during the
Nürburgring (GER), Félix da Costa will also be competing for BMW Team
Teo Martín in comparison International GT Open races. At the
season-opener in Estoril (POR) on 29th and 30th
April, he will share pushing duties in a BMW M6 GT3 with Lourenço
Beirão (POR). Félix da Costa and a former Formula 1 motorist Tiago
Monteiro (POR) will take turns to accompany Beirão via a rest
of a season. Former BMW Motorsport Junior Victor Bouveng (SWE) and
Fran Rueda (ESP) will contest for a 2016 group champions in the
second BMW M6 GT3.


New BMW M235i Racing Cup Belgium deteriorate starts in Spa.

The new BMW M235i Racing Cup Belgium deteriorate started on a Easter
weekend with dual continuation races in Spa-Francorchamps (BEL). In the
four-hour competition on Saturday, a win went to Oskar Sandberg (NOR),
Torsten Kratz (GER) and Matthew Swaenepoel (RSA) from Team Securtal
Sorg Rennsport. Victory on Sunday in a BMW M235i Racing Cup category at
a 400-minute competition in Spa was claimed by Recep and Hakan Sari (both
TUR) from Team Gamsiz Motorsport.