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BMW Team RLL Gets Ready For The Rolex 24 At Daytona With New Cars

By   January 26, 2016

BMW M6 GTLM

BMW M6 GTLM

This coming weekend is the start of the endurance racing season. On January 30th and 31st the 54th annual Rolex 24 at Daytona will take place and BMW Team RLL starts the next chapter in their racing history. Last season they competed using BMW Z4s in the GTLM class, but they are replacing those with BMW M6s.

The twin-turbocharged V8 powered M6 posted the quickest time a few weeks ago at the Roar Before the Rolex 24 testing. The lap at the three day event was 1:45.06 which gives the team reason to be hopeful of a class victory this weekend.

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BMW M6 GTLM To Make U.S. Public Debut At Daytona

By   November 17, 2015

BMW M6 GTLM

BMW M6 GTLM

On November 17th the BMW M6 GTLM will make its U.S. public debut at Daytona. The competition car will get some test runs on the 17th and 18th to help the BMW Team RLL get ready for the 2016 endurance racing season.

The team will be entering two M6 GTLMs in the 2016 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. The BMW has already had testing at Sebring in late October, but Daytona provides the first public testing sessions.

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