september 20, 2018 - BMW Motorsport

The BMW M235i Racing Cup becomes the BMW M240i Racing Cup - BMW Cup class to remain an integral part of the VLN for a further two years.

Press release available only in original language. 

  • BMW Motorsport extends contracts with the VLN and tyre partner Dunlop until 2020.
  • BMW Motorsport offers its customers in the strongest Cup class, and in all other Cup race series around the world, an Evo package to upgrade to the BMW M240i Racing.
  • Prize money in the Team competition to be raised to 100,000 euros.
  • Marquardt: “This contract extension is another clear sign of our commitment to customer racing.”

Munich. Since 2014, the BMW #M235i Racing Cup has been an integral part of the VLN Endurance Championship at the Nürburgring (GER).

BMW Motorsport has now extended its contracts with the racing series and tyre partner Dunlop by a further two years.

Thanks to an Evo package for the car, as of the coming season, the newly named BMW M240i Racing Cup offers teams and drivers the perfect opportunity to enter the motor racing scene at a manageable cost until at least 2020.

Further information in the press release to download