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BMW

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Nationality 22px-Flag_of_Germany.svg.png German
Established 1916
Founders Camillo Castiglioni
Franz Josef Popp
Karl Rapp
Headquarters Munich, Germany
Noted drivers 22px-Flag_of_Germany.svg.png Johannes Meles
22px-Flag_of_Italy.svg.png Arturo Smaglia
British Touring Car Championship Career
First entry 1991
Races entered 26
Teams championships 0
Drivers championships 0
Race victories 1
Podiums 5
Points 303
Pole positions 0
Fastest laps 0
Last entry 1994 British Touring Car Championship Round 2

BMW is currently involved in the British Touring Car Championship as a constructor, under the name of BMW Team Finance. They have been associated with the BTCC since 1991.

HistoryEdit

OriginEdit

Prodrive was awarded the works contract to build the BMW M3 for the British Touring Car Championship Championship starting in 1991.

1991Edit

In 1991, the works BMW team contract was awarded to Prodrive. The signed Johannes Meles from Germany to race selected races throughout their first year in the series. They participated at 7 meetings throughout the season, finishing on the podium 5 times including a win at Castle Combe.

Complete British Touring Car Championship resultsEdit

(Key) (results in bold indicate pole position; results in italics indicate fastest lap)

Year Team Name Car Drivers 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 Points WCC
1991 BMW Team Finance M3 E30 22px-Flag_of_Germany.svg.png Johannes Meles 6 4 4 8 3 10 7 6 6 3 4 4 1 5 3 7 7 3 230 5th
1992 M Team Mobil 318is 22px-Flag_of_Italy.svg.png Arturo Smaglia 7 5 6 RET 30 8th
1994 BMW Motorsport Team Schnitzer 318is 22px-Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom.svg.png Kyle Benton 4 6 6 5 DNS DNS 43 7th
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