Motorsport is in the genes of the BMW Group, and its roots can be traced all the way back to initial successes in the 1920s. One important milestone came in 1972, with the founding of BMW Motorsport GmbH – now BMW M GmbH.Read more →
A Le Mans Prototype (LMP) is the type of sports car used to compete in a multitude of races and championships, such as the 24 Hours of Le Mans, FIA World Endurance Championship, IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, European Le Mans Series and Asian Le Mans Series.
Le Mans Prototypes were created by the Automobile Club de l’Ouest (ACO). The technical requirements for an LMP include bodywork and cover all mechanical elements of the car.
WRT Manufacturing, former AMP Belgium, is a precision mechanics workshop. Over the years it has developed roll cages and chassis reinforcement for a number of the world’s largest motorsport programs, such as Hyundai, Volkswagen and Toyota.
Since acquiring AMP, WRT has been able to develop its grassroots motorsport support in close collaboration with Volkswagen, by being the exclusive manufacturing business for the FUN CUP.
The Fun Cup is a unique concept in the world of motor racing that is aimed at all capabilities in motorsport, from novice drivers to experienced racers.
This championship organised in Belgium by Kronos Events, and in France by M3, is the best way to safely enjoy motorsport at the wheel of the legendary Beetle, which has been transformed into a real race car! It is reliable and efficient, whilst meeting the highest standards of the FIA (International Motorsport Federation).
One of many reasons this competition is unique, is the fact passengers can experience the race from within, thanks to the two-seater category.
Racing always played an integral role of the video game industry as one of the most loved and played genres of game. The growth of esports and the introduction of the new generation of consoles in late 2020 means that this shows no signs of changing with virtual racing continuing to be a firm favourite with players around the world.Read more →