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.
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”
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)*.
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!