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BMW sweeps GTLM with 1-2 finish
May03

BMW sweeps GTLM with 1-2 finish

BMW Team RLL has scored back-to-back victories in the fiercely competitive GT Le Mans category of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship. This time it was the black No. 24 Z4 GTE of Lucas Luhr and John Edwards that won for the German marque in the two-hour, 40-minute Monterey Grand Prix at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. After winning on the streets of Long Beach two weeks ago, the pole-winning white No. 25 of Bill Auberlen and Dirk...

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BMW’s Werner is 15th GTLM pole winner
May02

BMW’s Werner is 15th GTLM pole winner

BMW Team RLL’s Dirk Werner became the 15th different driver to claim the GT Le Mans class pole in the first 15 races of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship series. Two weeks ago on the streets of Long Beach, Werner ran the fastest GTLM race lap and ended a five-year personal winless streak as he and co-driver Bill Auberlen took the victory. Now the German has claimed the GTLM class pole for Sunday’s Monterey Grand Prix at...

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BMW 1-2 in final practice at Laguna Seca
May02

BMW 1-2 in final practice at Laguna Seca

BMW Team RLL served notice on the GT Le Mans class that its BMW Z4 entries will be formidable contenders in Sunday’s Monterey Grand Prix at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. The retro-liveried BMWs were first and second in the final one-hour practice session on Saturday morning. Lucas Luhr posted the quickest time in the category in the black No. 24 BMW with a lap time of 1:22.591. Teammate Dirk Werner was just .086 seconds back in the...

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Honda, BMW set the pace in first practice
May01

Honda, BMW set the pace in first practice

Oswaldo Negri put Michael Shank Racing’s Honda-powered Ligier JS P2 at the head of the Prototype class in the first practice session for Sunday’s TUDOR United SportsCar Championship Monterey Grand Prix. Negri lapped the roller-coaster 2.2-mile Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca course in 1:20.077 (100.613 mph) to take the top spot. The Corvette DPs of Richard Westbrook and Jordan Taylor were second and third respectively in the Prototype...

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Auberlen makes it 14 from 14
Apr17

Auberlen makes it 14 from 14

BMW’s Bill Auberlen continued the amazing record in the GT Le Mans class in the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship by becomming the 14th different pole winner in 14 races. Since the debut of the championship in Daytona in 2014, no driver has scored more than a single pole position in the hotly contested GTLM division. Auberlen went close to scoring the pole here at Long Beach last year only for Jan Magnussen to push him back in...

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