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BMW Reveals N24 Driver Combinations

BMW confirms driver combinations for six-car N24 entry…

Photo: BMW

Photo: BMW

BMW has revealed the driver and team allocations for its 21-driver Nürburgring 24 Hours effort, which includes entries from BMW Team Schnitzer, ROWE Racing and Schubert Motorsport.

The German manufacturer announced the drivers which would compete at the German endurance race on May 27-28 last month, but has now revealed the driver combinations for the event.

Schnitzer, ROWE and Schubert will each field two BMW M6 GT3s for the event, with four drivers in each car. 

Augusto Farfus, Alexander Sims and Joerg Mueller will compete in both cars for their respective teams.

BMW Team Schnitzer:
Marco Wittman – Tom Blomqvist – Martin Tomczyk – Augusto Farfus
Alex Lynn – Antonio Felix da Costa – Timo Scheider – Augusto Farfus

ROWE Racing
Maxime Martin – Philipp Eng – Marc Basseng – Alexander Sims
Richard Westbrook – Markus Palttala – Nicky Catsburg – Alexander Sims

Schubert Motorsport:
John Edwards – Jens Klingmann – Tom Onslow-Cole – Joerg Mueller
Kuno Wittmer – Bruno Spengler – Jesse Krohn – Joerg Mueller

Jake Kilshaw is a UK-based journalist focusing on European series for Sportscar365. Kilshaw was the founder of WorldSportsCar.co.uk and is a member of the Autosport Academy. Contact Jake

5 Comments

5 Comments

  1. chris

    March 16, 2017 at 2:09 pm

    Can you say: “emptying the bench”

  2. Olly

    March 16, 2017 at 2:25 pm

    No Lucas Luhr?

    • gtgianlu

      March 16, 2017 at 5:16 pm

      He is out from Bmw race programs

      • Olly

        March 17, 2017 at 8:53 am

        That’s too bad.

  3. Griffm3

    March 17, 2017 at 12:23 am

    I would say this driver lineup combined with Walkenhorst and Falken BMW tells me BMW is emptying everything they have possible to win the N24 this year. Anything short of a win will be a huge embarrassment for BMW.

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