News Tagged “Bobby Rahal”

PHOTO_BMWLBGPwin

BMW Team RLL Victory at Long Beach; Auberlen and Werner Win From Pole, Edwards and Luhr Finish Fifth

Wood­cliff Lake, N.J. – April 18, 2015… Bill Auberlen and Dirk Werner, driving the No. 25 BMW Team RLL Z4, drove to a dramatic GTLM class victory today at the Sports Car Show­case at Long Beach. The duo completed 76 laps of the 1.968-mile, 11-turn tempo­rary street circuit during the 100 minute race, finishing 2.9 seconds in front of the No. 62 Ferrari.

Read More

photo_BMWLBpre

BMW Team RLL — Sports Car Showcase at Long Beach Preview

Wood­cliff Lake, N.J. – April 13, 2015… BMW Team RLL carries the momentum of two fourth-place finishes for the No. 24 BMW Z4 GTLM car at the Rolex 24 At Daytona and the 12 Hours of Sebring and a second-place finish at Daytona for the No. 25 machine to the April 18th TUDOR United SportsCar Cham­pi­onship Sports Car Show­case. As part of the Long Beach Grand Prix weekend, the race is the shortest of the year at only 100 minutes, and is held on the 1.968-mile, 11-turn tempo­rary street course — the site of the very first win for the BMW Z4 GTLM racing program in 2013.

Read More

photo_SnS_small

Steak ‘n Shake to be Primary Sponsor of Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing’s IndyCar Entry at Five Venues Including the Indy 500

BROWNSBURG, Ind. (March 24, 2015) – Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing (RLL) announced today that Steak ‘n Shake, the defin­i­tive Amer­ican brand and home of the orig­inal Steak­burger™ and hand-dipped milk­shakes, will be the primary sponsor of the No. 15 Indy car driven by Graham Rahal at five Verizon IndyCar Series events including the 99th running of the Indi­anapolis 500. The part­ner­ship includes races at Long Beach, two events at Indi­anapolis Motor Speedway and Detroit and Mid-Ohio. Maxim Maga­zine branding will also be featured on the race car. Both are owned by Biglari Hold­ings Inc.

Read More

PHOTO_BMWsebring

BMW Celebrates 40th Anniversary of 1975 Sebring Victory With Original Team and Drivers: Commemorative Livery to Race on Both BMW Team RLL Machines

Wood­cliff Lake, N.J. – March 17, 2015… BMW Team RLL will enter­tain very special guests and race with a commem­o­ra­tive livery on both BMW Z4 GTLM machines at the 63rd Annual 12 Hours of Sebring on Saturday, March 21st. The race marks the 40th anniver­sary of BMW’s first major sports car race victory in the US. Intro­duced last Friday evening by Ludwig Willisch, Pres­i­dent and CEO, BMW of North America, at his BMW Legends dinner during the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance, BMW Team RLL will run a special livery on its two BMW Z4 GTLM race cars to honor the iconic BMW 3.0 CSL, which intro­duced BMW Motor­sport GmbH to the US four decades ago.

Read More

DAcarNew

D-A Lubricant Co. Joins RLL as Primary Sponsor for New Orleans Indy Car Race and Becomes a Multi-Year Major Associate Sponsor

BROWNSBURG, Ind. (March 10, 2015) – Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing (RLL) announced today that D-A Lubri­cant Co., a privately owned heavy duty, and indus­trial lubri­cant compounder/blender, will be the primary sponsor of the No. 15 Indy car driven by Graham Rahal at the inau­gural Indy Grand Prix of Louisiana April 10 – 12 at NOLA Motor­sports Park.  In addi­tion, D-A Lubri­cant Co. has joined the team as a multi-year, major asso­ciate sponsor of the entry.

Read More

PHOTO_BMWpodiumDaytona

BMW Team RLL Finishes 2nd and 4th at 53rd Rolex 24 at Daytona; No. 25 BMW Finishes Only .478 Seconds from Victory

Wood­cliff Lake, N.J. – January 25, 2015… BMW Team RLL finished second and fourth in this weekend’s 53rd Rolex 24 at Daytona on the 40th anniver­sary of BMW Motorsport’s very first race in North America and the start of the 1975 IMSA season for the iconic BMW 3.0 CSL. With car numbers chosen to honor that car, the No. 25 BMW Z4 GTLM finished second and the No. 24 BMW Z4 GTLM took the check­ered flag fourth.

Read More

TranSystems Inc. Returns to RLL as an “Official Team Partner” for the Indy Car and Sports Car Programs

BROWNSBURG, Ind. and HILLIARD, Ohio (January 23, 2015) – Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing (RLL) announced today that Tran­Sys­tems Inc., a global engi­neering trans­porta­tion firm, has renewed their role as an “Offi­cial Team Partner” for the team’s sports car and Indy car programs as well as an asso­ciate sponsor of the No. 15 Indy car driven by Graham Rahal in the Verizon IndyCar Series for the 2015 and 2016 seasons.

Read More