Cars BMW bid 24h Nürburgring 2022: Seven M4 GT3 of four Teams

20:50  24 march  2022
20:50  24 march  2022 Source:   motorsport-total.com

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With the new M4 GT3, BMW starts in a new GT3 this year. Era. The 24-hour race on the Nürburgring in May will 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.

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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.

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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

Rowe Racing:

Philipp Eng

Augusto Farfus

Nick Yelloly

Connor de Phillippi

ROWE Racing:

Nick Catsburg

Marco Wittmann

John Edwards

Sheldon van der Linde

Schubert Motorsport:

Jesse Krohn

Jens Klingmann

Alexander Sims


Max Hesse

Dan Harper

Neil Machen

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."

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