BMW of North America introduced right this moment its roster on the annual Monterey Automobile Week. In accordance with a press launch, the BMW Group Press Convention shall be held on Thursday, August 15th at 9:45 am on the Pebble Seaside Class Competitors Revising Sales space on the 18th inexperienced at The Lodge at Pebble Seaside Golf Course. Bernhard Kuhnt, President and CEO of BMW in North America, Michael Scully, Head of Automotive Design, BMW Group Designworks and Bernd Körber, MINI's new Director, will attend the convention.
Two conceptual autos will cross the pond. Initially, we have now the BMW Garmisch that was offered on the Villa d'Este in Could. Secondly, the Imaginative and prescient M Subsequent, which was the star of the #NextGen occasion, may even be offered to US prospects.
The MINI model will function each the MINI Cooper S E electrical battery and a preview of the upcoming third era MINI GP as a part of MINI's 60th anniversary celebration.
Along with the big variety of new fashions unveiled, BMW will as soon as once more be an integral a part of the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion this 12 months, as IMSA celebrates 50 years of sports activities automotive racing in the US. BMW will use 4 automobiles of historic significance pushed by 4 iconic IMSA drivers. Brian Redman, winner of the 12 hours at Sebring in 1975 and winner in 1976 at Daytona 24, shall be reunited with the CSL No. 25 1975 IMSA Group four three.zero.
Invoice Auberlen, a BMW driver, will drive the BMW V12 LMR, winner of the 12 Hours of Sebring 1999. Auberlen, which has greater than 400 BMW races, already holds the report for the best variety of IMSA pole positions and counts as two wins to be the driving force with the best variety of IMSA victories. BMW Motorsport drivers John Edwards shall be driving the unparalleled and breathable V8 engine M3 GTR 2001 (E46) M3 GTR, and Connor DePhillippi will drive the 2011 M3 GT # 56 (E92), which has given BMW and BMW Group RLL Championship drivers, constructor, crew and Michelin Inexperienced X in 2011.
The LMR, M3 GTR and M3 GT V12s shall be competing within the new 2019 Endurance Legends Masters class, with 40-minute races on Saturday and Sunday.