Posts Tagged ‘328i’

BimmerWorld Headed Back To Site of 1-2-3 Finish At Road Atlanta

The legendary Road Atlanta circuit in Braselton, Ga., holds a special place in BimmerWorld’s history. Prior to its rise as one of the leading teams in the GRAND-AM Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge series, the BMW experts closed out its tenure in another professional touring car series by dominating the top 3 with its BMW […]

BimmerWorld Strengthens Championship Standings At Lime Rock Finale, Delivers Title For BMW

October 3rd, 2012 Heady drive to sixth by James Clay and John Capestro-Dubets in the No. 80 BMW 328i secures the 2012 GRAND-AM Continental Tire Series Street Tuner Manufacturers’ Championship for BMW The road racing veterans at Virginia-based BimmerWorld Racing closed out their 10-race GRAND-AM Continental Tire Series championship in style last weekend at Lime […]

BimmerWorld Ready For Its Debut At The Indianapolis Motor Speedway

  Follow Us:   7/25/2012 Dublin, VA Veteran BMW road racing team set for GRAND-AM’s one-day event on the combined infield and oval course at the historic site of the Indy 500 Share: If racing on the high banks of the famous Daytona International Speedway wasn’t enough of a privilege for GRAND-AM teams and drivers, […]

BimmerWorld Scores Second-Place GRAND-AM ST Finish At New Jersey Motorsports Park

BimmerWorld Scores Second-Place GRAND-AM ST Finish At New Jersey Motorsports Park May 16th, 2012 It’s a familiar theme that never gets easier to deal with. Take away the contact at least one of BimmerWorld’s three GRAND-AM Continental Tire Series Street Tuner entries received, and the full team could have filled the top 10. Fortunately, the […]

Wild Ride Part 2

Yesterday I believe I left off reporting most of the test day and the practice day action. Today I thought I would start with what we did after our practice sessions to prepare for qualifying later that day. With a whole afternoon of time to waste on Friday Bill and I headed to different spots […]

That was a Wild Ride

The home race for BimmerWorld and I was this past weekend at VIR. VIR is mainly BimmerWorld’s home track since it is 2 hours away form them and 6 hours away from me. Even with the difference in distance to the track this is one that I have been to a lot over the years […]

Coaching with some cool equipment

This past weekend I went down to Sebring to coach a couple of guys from the Florida area in their Porsches. With any coaching assignment I take with a several pieces of electrical equipment that I know every airport scanner in the US has to think is some kind of bomb or conspiracy to commit […]

Lucky number 13!

Dave White has put BimmerWorld on the pole for the first time in the Continental Tire Challenge. Congrats to him for a job well done. It is amazing to see this happen because Dave was struggling all weekend to find the speed. He studied his data with James and they went over it time and […]

4 Days in Alabama

And we are currently working on Day 2. Since I have been slacking on keeping up my posting for this blog I will try to do some more updates this weekend as we go. Today was a good day. It poured rain on us this morning and luckily there wasn’t a session planned for us […]

Porsche Vs. BMW

As promised here is my post talking about the difference in the Porsche to the BMW. In the case of the Daytona weekend where I went from a Street Tuner BMW in the Continental Tire Series to a Rolex spec Porsche GT3 Cup car this is really comparing apples to oranges. They are both so […]

Wow that was fast!

The first official weekend of BimmerWorld’s entry into the Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge is over. It seems just like yesterday we were heading down to Daytona and now we are back at home in the cold weather. Overall the weekend was a great success. James and Dave in car #80 progressively got faster as […]

Track finally is green

The Rolex series just finished up their practice seesion. I believe this is the first one most of the cars have been out on track today. With the cold weather and sleet this morning it has been a tough day to get anything productive accomplished on track. It still looked really slippery out there. The […]

Snow at Daytona

Posting from my iPhone. Testing halted at the track. Seems there is ice on the banking and in the bus stop. This is going to be an interesting day. More to come later. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments […]

Daytona gets this Cold?

Did I mention that Daytona is supposed to get some possible snow flurries tonight? That is what Accuweather says on my iPhone. Who knows but I never thought Florida was supposed to be this cold. Although it is warmer here than it is back home. Well enough about that and one with the racing info. […]

Racing a new car in 2010

2010 will be a a very different season than the previous years. This year will be the first year I am not racing in the Speed World Challenge Touring Car series. The team I race for, BimmerWorld Racing, has decided that we need to change our direction and go to a different series. This year […]