News Tagged “Bobby Rahal”

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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 – 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 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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