Inside Polizei 144 – Cannonball BMW M5 by Alex Roy

Meet The Driver of this BMW e39 M5, Alex Roy and see the details of the systems used to move him across the US in under 32 hours.

Alexander Roy is an American rally race driver who has won the Spirit of Gumball trophy and in 2006 set a Transcontinental “Cannonball” driving record across the United States in 31 hours, 4 minutes

Polizei 144 — the world’s infamous outlaw racing team — was founded in 2002 by Alex Roy, who has set or broken more underground endurance driving records than anyone alive.

Easily recognized by their customizable police motojackets and car liveries, Polizei 144 dominated races and rallies like the Gumball 3000 and Bullrun from 2003 to 2007, after which Roy led the effort that shattered the Cannonball Run record by over an hour.

DTM champion Marco Wittmann receives new BMW M4 Coupe with BMW M Performance Parts

Almost four weeks have passed since BMW works driver Marco Wittmann won his second driver’s title in the final of the DTM racing season at the Hockenheimring. Continue reading DTM champion Marco Wittmann receives new BMW M4 Coupe with BMW M Performance Parts

BMW DTM teams in action at the “Moscow Raceway”

This weekend, the “Moscow Raceway” on the outskirts of the Russian capital Moscow hosts the DTM for the fourth time. BMW Motorsport heads to the 3.931-kilometre circuit leading all three DTM competitions: Marco Wittmann (DE) leads the Drivers’ Championship with 105 points after ten of the season’s 18 races. BMW Team RMG, with drivers Wittmann and Timo Glock (DE), moved to the top of the Team standings in Zandvoort (NL). Meanwhile, BMW also holds a slender lead in the Manufacturers’ Championship. Continue reading BMW DTM teams in action at the “Moscow Raceway”

New high-performance BMW M4 GTS is a Official DTM 2016 Safety Car

Special models from the BMW M’s mid-range series with even better performance and radically designed for high-level driving dynamics have enjoyed a lasting tradition at BMW M Division for decades now. The latest example is the BMW M4 GTS, which is limited to 700 units (combined fuel consumption: 8.5 l/100 km; combined CO2 emissions: 199 g/km)*.

In order to provide formidable proof of this elite sports car’s outstanding performance qualities, BMW M has opted for a particularly spectacular way of drawing the public’s attention: The BMW M4 GTS is to become the official DTM safety car during the 2016 season. Continue reading New high-performance BMW M4 GTS is a Official DTM 2016 Safety Car

Marco Wittmann at the wheel of the Red Bull BMW M4 DTM with immediate effect

BMW Motorsport started three days of testing in Monteblanco (ES) on Tuesday, to advance preparations for the 2016 DTM season. Marco Wittmann (DE) experienced a special first: The 2014 DTM champion’s car featured the 2016 design at the test in Spain. From now on, he will race in the Red Bull BMW M4 DTM. Continue reading Marco Wittmann at the wheel of the Red Bull BMW M4 DTM with immediate effect

‎BMW‬ S1000RR at the Isle of Man – 200MPH!

No words for the footage that came off Guy Martin‘s BMW‬ S1000RR this week at the Isle of Man. Guy Martin has earned the much-unwanted reputation of being one of the fastest riders to never win a TT at the Isle of Man. That could change this year though, with Martin and the Tyco team making the switch to a BMW S 1000 RR, from a GSX-R1000. Continue reading ‎BMW‬ S1000RR at the Isle of Man – 200MPH!

“BMW M” introduces innovative technology for the 2015 MotoGP season

The opening round of the 2015 MotoGP World Championship in Qatar marked the start of a 17th season as “Official Car of MotoGP” for BMW M.

BMW has been involved in MotoGP since 1999 and provides the official fleet of vehicles. Continue reading “BMW M” introduces innovative technology for the 2015 MotoGP season