Tom Blomqvist

Blomqvist supporting BMW Team RLL at Watkins Glen.

Three drivers will be swapping positions behind the wheel of both BMW M8 GTEs from the BMW Team RLL at the six-hour race at Watkins Glen. The two regular drivers John Edwards and Jesse Krohn will be joined by Tom Blomqvist in the #24 car.

The seventh race of the current IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season takes place on 1st July 2018. Three drivers will be swapping positions behind the wheel of both BMW M8 GTEs from the BMW Team RLL at the six-hour race at Watkins Glen. The two regular drivers John Edwards and Jesse Krohn will be joined by Tom Blomqvist in the #24 car. The BMW works driver has already competed in the BMW M8 GTE at the FIA World Endurance Championship season-opener at Spa-Francorchamps and is looking forward to his first appearance in the IMSA series. “I am really excited about my first race in the USA,” said Blomqvist. “I did well in the BMW M8 GTE at Spa-Francorchamps. That makes me optimistic that I can get up to speed quickly at Watkins Glen too. The circuit is amazing.” Alexander Sims, Connor de Phillippi and BMW of North America brand ambassador Bill Auberlen will be in the cockpit of the #25 car.

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