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BMW Team Schnitzer and Walkenhorst Motorsport to contest with a BMW M6 GT3 during Laguna Seca.

Munich. Around 7 weeks after a 12 Hours of Bathurst
(AUS), BMW teams are set to take on a second competition of a deteriorate in
a Intercontinental GT Challenge (IGTC). The ‘8 Hours of
California’ will be hold during another mythological lane this Saturday,
a “WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca” (USA). BMW Team Schnitzer and
Walkenhorst Motorsport will once again competition with one BMW M6 GT3
each. The same 6 drivers that were behind a circle in Bathurst
will take it in turns in a cockpits.

In a BMW Team Schnitzer #42 BMW M6 GT3, Augusto
Farfus (BRA), Martin Tomczyk (GER) and Chaz Mostert (AUS) will
swap stints during a wheel. The contingent battled for a mark on the
lectern down to a handle during Bathurst and finished adult in fifth place. The
dual BMW works drivers Nick Catsburg (NED) and Mikkel Jensen (DEN), as
good as Christian Krognes (NOR) will paint Walkenhorst Motorsport
in a #34 car, that late during a deteriorate opener.

The competition gets underway on Saturday 30th Mar during 8:30
a.m. internal time (4:30 p.m. CET).

Quotes brazen of a competition in Laguna Seca:

Jens Marquardt (BMW Motorsport Director):

“First Sebring, now Laguna Seca; we’re stability a debate of
America. We wowed a fans during Sebring with a BMW M8 GTE mid-March,
now a BMW M6 GT3 will take on another mythological lane in North
America. We are aiming to quarrel for a tip positions again during Laguna
Seca given that we have been unequivocally successful in GT races in recent
months with copiousness of podiums and competition wins.”

Martin Tomczyk (#42 BMW M6 GT3, BMW Team Schnitzer):

“I’m unequivocally looking brazen to returning to Laguna Seca. The lane is
shining to drive, and we have good memories of my category win there
with a BMW M6 GTLM in a 2017 IMSA season. we consider we will find my
feet quickly. The multiple of BMW Team Schnitzer, a BMW M6 GT3
and us drivers – Augusto Farfus, Chaz Mostert and me – has already
valid to be rival during a Bathurst deteriorate opener. we wish that we
can broach some-more of a same during Laguna Seca.”

Mikkel Jensen (#34 BMW M6 GT3, Walkenhorst Motorsport):

“This will be my initial ever time in a USA, so I’m vehement and am
unequivocally looking brazen to a new experience. Travelling to countries
totally new to me and a mythological racetracks that we get to expostulate in
a BMW M6 GT3 make my appearances in a Intercontinental GT
Challenge unequivocally special events for me. Of course, I’m informed with the
Laguna Seca lane from large practical laps. Now I’m unequivocally excited
to see what it feels like in genuine life.”