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BMW Team RLL – Oak Tree Grand Prix at VIR Preview

Wood­cliff Lake, N.J. – Aug. 19, 2014 …  Up next for BMW Team RLL is the TUDOR United SportsCar Cham­pi­onship round at Virginia Inter­na­tional Raceway, in Alton, Virginia, on August 24th – Round 9 of the 11-race 2014 season. The weekend will feature Grand Touring cars in a 2.75-hour stand­alone race for GTLM and GTD competi­tors at the vener­able 3.27-mile, 17-turn perma­nent road course.

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BMW Team RLL Finish 2nd and 8th at Road America; Strong Drive by Dirk Müller Returns BMW to the Podium

Wood­cliff Lake, N.J. – Aug. 10, 2014 … Dirk Müller secured BMW Team RLL’s first podium finish in four TUDOR United SportsCar Cham­pi­onship races with an excel­lent closing stint in the No. 56 BMW Team RLL Z4 GTLM to take a second place finish in today’s Road Race Show­case at Road America. Hounded from behind by the No. 93 Viper for the final minutes Müller stayed ahead to complete 61 laps of the 4.048-mile, 14-turn circuit in the 2.75-hour contest. He ulti­mately finished only 1.588 seconds behind the winning No. 62 Ferrari. Co-driver John Edwards started the race from the pole posi­tion and saved the day by deftly avoiding the race’s first acci­dent to suffer only minor damage to the left front fascia. He pitted during the first caution period to have the damage repaired and hand off to Müller.

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BMW Team RLL Qualifies 1st and 4th at Road America; Edwards — Pole, Auberlen — 4th

Wood­cliff Lake, N.J. – Aug. 9, 2014 … John Edwards drove to the second GTLM class pole posi­tion for BMW Team RLL in the 2014 TUDOR United Sports Car Cham­pi­onship season in this afternoon’s qual­i­fying session for Sunday’s 2.75-hour Road Race Show­case at Road America, in Elkhart Lake, Wis. Edwards’ lap of 2:03.747 minutes was set on his fourth round of the 4.048-mile, 14-turn circuit and was one of only four qual­i­fying times in the 2:03-minute bracket. Edwards and co-driver Dirk Müller currently stand eighth in GTLM driver points.

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BMW Team RLL – Road America Road Race Showcase Preview

Wood­cliff Lake, N.J. – Aug.5, 2014 …Road America is always a favorite stop for teams and drivers of the TUDOR United SportsCar Cham­pi­onship. More than four miles long, many of the Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin circuit’s four­teen turns are some of the most chal­lenging in the world. On August 10th, BMW Team RLL will race there for the sixth-consecutive year in the 2.75-hour Road Race Showcase.

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BMW Team RLL Qualifies 2nd and 5th for Brickyard Grand Prix; Edwards 2nd, Auberlen 5th

Wood­cliff Lake, N.J. – July 24, 2014 … BMW Team RLL will start from the second and fifth starting posi­tions in tomorrow’s 2.75-hour Brick­yard Grand Prix at the Indi­anapolis Motor Speedway road course. The race is the seventh round of the 2014 TUDOR United Sports Car Cham­pi­onship and marks the first time BMW Team RLL has raced at the most famous race­track in North America.

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BMW Team RLL – Brickyard Grand Prix Preview

Wood­cliff Lake, N.J. – July 22, 2014 …Some­thing old and new is up next for BMW Team RLL when it comes to the Indi­anapolis Motor Speedway to contest Round 7 of the 2014 TUDOR United SportsCar Cham­pi­onship on a circuit that combines part of the legendary speedway and a newly revised infield road course.

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BMW Team RLL Finish 4th and 6th at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

Wood­cliff Lake, N.J. – July 13, 2014 … BMW Team RLL improved from their starting posi­tions to finish fourth and sixth in today’s Sports Car Grand Prix at Cana­dian Tire Motor­sport Park, in Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada. After a wet morning warm up session, the 2.75-hour race was held under sunny skies and ran caution free.

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BMW Team RLL – Canadian Tire Motorsport Park Preview

Wood­cliff Lake, N.J. – July 8, 2014 …Cana­dian Tire Motor­sport Park (formally Mosport Inter­na­tional Raceway) is next up for BMW Team RLL as the 2014 TUDOR United SportsCar Cham­pi­onship makes its only visit to Canada for the July 13th Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix.

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