Cars BMW bid 24h Nürburgring 2022: Seven M4 GT3 of four Teams
BMW announces driver 2022: Glock remains, Spengler in front of DTM comeback?
© bmw bruno spengler may calculate opportunities on DTM comeback BMW has announced its factory drivers for the 2022 season in a press release: and apart from Martin Tomczyk, who ended his career , and Maximilian Günther, who after the BMW exit from Formula E now drives for Nissan, there are no departures compared to the previous year.
With the new M4 GT3, BMW starts in a new GT3 this year. Era. Thewill be both the ultimate test for the vehicle as well as the perfect marketing option.
Of course, there is nothing to random, and so BMW proclaims a large bid on vehicles: Rowe Racing comes with two factory-assisted bolides. Among other things, Nick Yelloly will start again for the team, the Polesetter of 2021.
The driver's pairings are changed compared to 2021. New to the team is Augusto Farfus, who has previously been mentor for the BMW juniors. He replaces Martin Tomczyk, who finished his career.
car dealer Walkenhorst is taken over: Follow for the Rennstall?
at BMW and mini-dealer Henry Walkenhorst, who has a racing team with Walkerhorst Motorsport, is a change in front of: the eight car dealerships and all 300 employees of the Walkenhorst group are fully taken over by the Weller Group from 1 May 2022 which has already announced that in a press release. "It's about a pure future backup of the locations and the staff," says Henry Walkenhorst, which is completely from the car sales business, in conversation with 'Motorsport.com' clear.
John Edwards and Nick Catsburg are no longer on the side of Yelloly and Philipp Eng. They hike to the second vehicle to the side of Marco Wittmann and Sheldon van der Linde. Connor de Philippi goes the opposite way, while Farfus becomes fourth riders in the league.
In addition, a factory-assisted BMW M4 GT3 from Schubert Motorsport (this year with the same drivers such as 2021, but without Stef Dusseldorp - instead comes according to information from 'Motorsport-Total.com' Niklas Krütte is used) and RMG. The latter continues to set a vehicle for the BMW juniors at the Nürburgring.
On the junior vehicle, BMW already gives a look. The colors are reminiscent of a Germany flag. For Daniel "Dan" Harper, Max Hesse and Neil compassion it is the third year as a BMW-Junior and the second in the GT3 vehicle.
NLS 2022: Michael Bork explains the pause rules at the 12h Nürburgring
© VLN The NLS will start a 12h race 2022 for the first time a 12h race The NLS, formerly known as VLN, goes for the 2022 season. On the Nürburgring Nordschleife, there will be a long-distance race over the distance of 12 hours for the first time, but spread over two days with a break in the intermediate night. That raises some questions. Because the modified format makes some things much more complicated than a classic double header with two separate scores. "That's why Article 18.7 is also muc
There are three M4 GT3 from Walkenhorst Motorsport, which is not equipped with factors in contrast to the other teams. At least the PRO vehicle is also a candidate for the overall victory.
BMW Factory Request 24h Nürburgring 2022
Connor de Phillippi
Sheldon van der Linde
There are three GT3 vehicles from Walkenhorst, one in the SP9 Pro, SP9 Pro-Am and SP9 AM.
Andreas Roos, Head of BMW Motorsport, says, "The 24-hour race on the Nürburgring is a race that makes the heart of all motor sports enthusiasts raised, and according to feverish we all meet this classic. We have in the development phase of the BMW M4 GT3 already gather a lot of experience by car on the Nordschleife, which will now be very valuable for us in the preparation and race. "
"Our factory drivers are as well as the teams real northern grinding experts. Therefore, we have all the ingredients to go with a large portion of optimism in this legendary race."
Mayor: More than 10,000 civilians dead in Ukraine port city .
KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Six weeks of brutal Russian siege have left more than 10,000 civilians dead in the southern port city of Mariupol and corpses “carpeted through the streets,” the mayor of that cut-off city said, as the West warned that a Russian convoy and other troops and weapons were on the move for a suspected planned Russian assault in Ukraine's east. Mariupol has been the site of some of the heaviest attacks and civilian suffering in the 6-week-old war, but the land, sea and air assaults by Russian forces fighting to capture it have increasingly limited information on circumstances inside the city.