Many BMW teams have had plenty to be pleased about over the past week, as they received their new BMW M6 GT3s.
BMW M goes into the 2016 MotoGP season with a Safety Car based on the new BMW M2 Coupé.
It wasn't only Bruno Spengler who ventured onto ice and snow this week. His BMW team-mate in the DTM, Timo Glock, was also on slippery ground last week.
In less than 100 days BMW Motorsport will get its fifth DTM season since its comeback in 2012 underway with the opening race in Hockenheim. But even when there are no races, the BMW drivers don't sit back and relax.