BMW M says good-bye to M6 GT3 and hi to the M4 GT3

The BMW M6 GT3 has been probably the most a hit racing automobiles from the BMW Motorsport department. The long-lasting automobile is, on the other hand, about to get replaced by way of a more moderen competitor: the just lately presented M4 GT3. These days, the blokes from Munich want to say good-bye with a touching video, particularly after the successful weekend the auto had on the Nurburgring 24-hour race.

This was once the ultimate time out for the M6 GT3 within the iconic match, and the ROWE Racing #98 automobile controlled to complete the race on second place. Making an allowance for the quartet of drivers (van der Linde, Tomczyk, Wittmann and De Phillippi) began from twenty fifth position, the race was once a exceptional efficiency general, particularly because the M6 GT3 crossed the road simply 8.8 seconds in the back of the profitable Porsche. One point out must be made despite the fact that: the race was once somewhat brief general, because it was once interrupted by way of thick fog for 14 hours.

Subsequent yr despite the fact that we will be able to see the brand new M4 GT3 in motion on the Nurburgring 24-hour staying power race. The brand new type was once unveiled in complete ultimate week and can be BMW’s proposition for various motorsport occasions and personal racing groups. The brand new race automobile comes with a 3-liter directly six engine beneath the hood, a drastic exchange from the 4.4-liter twin-turbo V8 of its predecessor. It’ll have extra energy despite the fact that, at 590 HP.

Pricing for the auto will kick off at $530,000 in the USA (excl. transport). The Pageant Bundle provides $55,000 and comprises further headlights, backlit door numbers, TPMS with 8 sensors, spring and brake pedal trip size techniques, BOSCH CAS-M rear-view digicam radar machine, an extra set of rims, and at some point of coaching at the BMW M Motorsport M4 GT3 simulator.

In North The united states, the BMW M4 GT3 can be eligible to compete within the GT Daytona and GT Daytona Professional categories of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, in addition to the GT magnificence of the SRO Fanatec GT Global Problem The united states powered by way of AWS and SRO GT The united states powered by way of AWS sequence.