BMW Motorsport SIM Racing Team, V10 R-League

Sim racing: BMW Motorsport SIM Racing Team starts in the new V10 R-League.

BMW Motorsport has added another element to its involvement in sim racing. Over the coming months, the four-man BMW Motorsport SIM Racing Team will enter the new V10 R-League. The drivers in BMW colours are Laurin Heinrich, Cem Bölükbasi, Kevin Siggy and Coque Lopéz . Heinrich and Bölükbasi regularly line up in virtual cars for sim racing team BS+COMPETITION. Heinrich won the BMW SIM 120 Cup at the Nürburgring and the iRacing 24h Nürburgring. As well as his virtual outings, Bölükbasi also drives a real BMW M4 GT4 in the GT4 European Series. Siggy took overall victory in the ‘ABB Formula E Race at Home Challenge’ in the virtual BMW iFE.20.

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In the V10 R-League, the BMW Motorsport SIM Racing Team will take on seven other teams in a league format on the Assetto Corsa sim racing platform. The different race events are held in single-seater car especially developed for the series. Rudolf Dittrich, General Manager BMW Motorsport Vehicle Development): “We are happy to see a BMW Motorsport SIM Racing entry in the V10 R-League. Our drivers have connections to various sim racing teams and are now joining forces to fly the flag for BMW Motorsport. For us, sim racing has become an additional pillar in our race programme and we want to play an active role in this world by bringing our experience and technologies. Our BMW SIM 120 and BMW SIM M2 CS Racing Cup programmes prove just that. We are determined to be a key player in the exciting future-oriented field of sim racing. In season one we want to learn as much as possible and deliver entertaining races to our fans.”

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