|Magnus Racing Porsche Mid-Ohio Second Place Recaptures Grand-Am Gt Points Lead From Back Of The Grid|
|Porsche Customers Teams Finish Second, Fifth, Ninth and 11th in Rolex Series Race
Lexington, Ohio. Magnus Racing left the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course after GRAND-AM Rolex Series qualifying yesterday frustrated with an 11th place qualifying effort, last on the GT class grid. They leave the track after today's Diamond Cellar Classic elated with a second-place finish and the lead in the GT class point standings. A remarkable turn-around made only more so by a late race penalty to a compet...[Read more...]|
|BMW TEAM RLL READY FOR THE NEXT ALMS ROUND AT LAGUNA SECA AFTER SUCCESS AT LONG BEACH|
|The 2013 American Le Mans Series is back on track this Saturday at Laguna Seca Raceway, in Monterey, California, with the four-hour American Le Mans Monterey.
The first two races of the debut season of the BMW Z4 GTE have been strong ones for BMW Team RLL, with fourth and seventh place finishes at the 12 Hours of Sebring and, thanks to excellent strategy, an outstanding 1-2 finish at Long Beach. BMW stands second in GT class manufacturer points. With the win at Long Beach in the No. 55 Z4 GTE...[Read more...]|
|FIRST EVER ROLLS-ROYCE EXHIBITION OPENS AT BMW MUSEUM IN MUNICH|
|The first ever Rolls-Royce Motor Cars exhibition at the BMW Museum in Munich officially opens tomorrow. The unique exhibition, entitled 'Strive for Perfection', celebrates the tenth year of the renaissance of the Rolls-Royce marque under BMW Group ownership. The exhibition also commemorates yet another key milestone in the history of the Rolls-Royce brand – the 150th anniversary of the birth of Sir Henry Royce.
The displays tell the story of the world's leading super-luxury goods manufacturer...[Read more...]|
|MINI ALL4 RACING CARS ENGAGE IN ULTIMATE CHALLENGE ON 2013 DAKAR RALLY|
|•Monster Energy X-raid Team enters four upgraded MINI ALL4 Racing cars, based on the MINI Countryman
•Team leader and record breaker, Stéphane Peterhansel starts favorite to win
•More pre-event testing of MINI ALL4 Racing cars conducted than ever before
•X-raid Team determined to repeat its winning performance of 2012
•14 days of high-speed action across South America's toughest terrain
Lima, Peru – January 4, 2013… The Monster Energy X-raid Team and its quartet of MINI ALL4 R...[Read more...]|
|BMW Group reports strongest first half year ever in sales|
| ||BMW Group achieved record sales for the first six months of the year, with a total of 900,539 vehicles delivered worldwide, an increase of 8.1% over the same period last year (prev. yr. 833,391). The company also achieved its second highest sales volume ever in a single month, with 172,516 BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce brand vehicles delivered worldwide in June (prev. yr. 165,868/ +4.0%).
Ian Robertson, Member of the Board of Management, Sales and Marketing BMW, said in Munich on Friday: 'We are ...[Read more...]|