E90Post
 


VIBE Motorsports
 
BMW 3-Series (E90 E92) Forum > BIMMERPOST Universal Forums > Professional Motorsport Racing Discussion (ALMS, DTM, Formula 1, Grand-AM, Le Mans, IRL, WRC, etc..) > Official BMW M3 DTM Intro Video and Recap of BMW DTM History



Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      07-22-2011, 10:07 PM   #1
Jason
Administrator
 
Jason's Avatar
 
Drives: E90 M3
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: USA

Posts: 16,487
iTrader: (0)

Cool Official BMW M3 DTM Intro Video and Recap of BMW DTM History

BIMMERPOST NEWS
Official BMW M3 DTM Intro Video and Recap of BMW DTM History
12
COMMENTS

Here is BMW's official introduction video of the BMW M3 DTM Concept Car (official press release and info) which will make its appearance in race form for the first time during the 2012 DTM season next year.

The video shows scenes from last week's unveiling at The Welt. It also traces BMW's DTM roots - 11 successful years (which ended in 1992) during which BMW was champion 3 times, had 49 victories, and went to the podium over 150 times. Three models were in use, 635csi, 323i, and the M3.

As for performance, the 4.0L 480bhp V8 motor rockets the M3 DTM from 0-100km/h in 3 seconds. Top speed is 300km/h.

For more additional detailed views of the M3 DTM car The Welt, see http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=559722






Name:  Screen shot 2011-07-15 at 1.26.53 PM.jpg
Views: 5639
Size:  85.9 KB


Jason is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      07-22-2011, 10:21 PM   #2
GOLFFRR
 
GOLFFRR's Avatar
 
Drives: Golf Cart
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Solvang, CA/Camarillo, CA

Posts: 15,956
iTrader: (4)

__________________

BEFORE YOU BUY YOUR NEXT BMW, EMAIL US FIRST WE CAN HOOK YOU UP!
Need a quote or assistance from David? GO HERE-->http://www.bimmerdavid.com/#!blank/c1r1e
Davids current ED Special M235/228--> http://www.2addicts.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1013211
GOLFFRR is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      07-22-2011, 11:25 PM   #3
Shmelgy
B.E.
 
Shmelgy's Avatar
 
Drives: E92 M3 & 1969 Mustang Fastback
Join Date: May 2010
Location: City of Angels

Posts: 243
iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by GOLFFRR View Post
+18298172938170239718273981723
__________________
Melbourne Red, Black non-extended, 6MT, ZCP, ZPP, ZTP, Alarm, Heated Seats, PDC, Auto High Beams
Alpine 10,000k angels, Revinora R-CRT front lip, Revinora rear diffuser, 18/15mm BMS Spacers, Primary cat delete + Megan Racing exhaust + OETune, Gloss Black ZCPs, etc.
Shmelgy is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      07-23-2011, 04:16 PM   #4
kardboard
Second Lieutenant
 
kardboard's Avatar
 
Drives: 2006 M3, 2010 135i, 2004 WRX
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Texas

Posts: 244
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2010 135i  [3.00]
2004 WRX  [4.00]
Can someone explain DTM to me?
Are the tracks shorter?
__________________
2006 M3: Individual Blue Onyx on Black. MT

2010 135i: Crimson Red with Black interior.

2004 WRX: World Rally Blue. My track toy.
kardboard is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      07-23-2011, 04:33 PM   #5
Dave
formerly izzo/comeback
 
Dave's Avatar
 
Drives: Jag 07' XK Vert (BRG)
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: To

Posts: 3,378
iTrader: (3)

Garage List
2008 135i  [3.40]
Quote:
Originally Posted by kardboard View Post
Can someone explain DTM to me?
Are the tracks shorter?
When the series returned, it used a similar format to 1996: two races of 100 kilometres, with a short break between them. In 2001 and 2002 there was a short race of 35 kilometres as well as a long race of 100 kilometres, which included one pit stop and gave points for the top 10 as in earlier seasons. Since 2003 there has been only one race, which has a distance of about 170 kilometres, and two mandatory pit stops

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deutsch...rs#Race_format
__________________
BMW CCA # 418268
Dave is offline   Canada
0
Reply With Quote
      07-23-2011, 06:20 PM   #6
MDivPower
Private First Class
 
MDivPower's Avatar
 
Drives: mk4 Jetta
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Cairo

Posts: 121
iTrader: (0)

the matte suits the car best, hope it will stay this way in the races!! i have a very good feeling that this car will crush its opponents
MDivPower is offline   Egypt
0
Reply With Quote
      07-23-2011, 07:37 PM   #7
Diver
Colonel
 
Diver's Avatar
 
Drives: Black '12 135i DCT PPK Msport
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Texas

Posts: 2,559
iTrader: (0)

Sounds like a special gearbox, 6 speed sequential.
__________________
Diver is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      07-23-2011, 07:48 PM   #8
schnell325
Bored at work....
 
schnell325's Avatar
 
Drives: '08 M3,'11 335xi
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: BC

Posts: 3,860
iTrader: (5)

Weight?
__________________
'08 M3: AA G2L3, Catless X-Pipe & Sig Series Rear. AP rods. TC Kline EDC Coil Overs. MRF Alum Sub Frame Bushings. TMS Delrin Diff'l Bushings. BFI Motor Mounts. Recaro PP. BMW Perf Steering Wheel. P3 Gauge. PS Overflow Kit. APEX ARC-8 18"x9.5"/10.5". Conti Slicks 275/35F 305/30R. Stoptech Pads/SS Lines. Cantrell Brake Ducts.
http://5252motorsports.blogspot.ca/2...3-sleeper.html
schnell325 is offline   Canada
0
Reply With Quote
      07-23-2011, 10:57 PM   #9
misk
Ja gut
 
misk's Avatar
 
Drives: BMW 128i
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Fairfax,VA

Posts: 80
iTrader: (2)

Quote:
Originally Posted by schnell325 View Post
Weight?
Isn't that regulated by DTM? Class?
misk is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      07-23-2011, 11:53 PM   #10
kardboard
Second Lieutenant
 
kardboard's Avatar
 
Drives: 2006 M3, 2010 135i, 2004 WRX
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Texas

Posts: 244
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2010 135i  [3.00]
2004 WRX  [4.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by comeback1 View Post
When the series returned, it used a similar format to 1996: two races of 100 kilometres, with a short break between them. In 2001 and 2002 there was a short race of 35 kilometres as well as a long race of 100 kilometres, which included one pit stop and gave points for the top 10 as in earlier seasons. Since 2003 there has been only one race, which has a distance of about 170 kilometres, and two mandatory pit stops

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deutsch...rs#Race_format
Thanks! Sounds exciting, I've never seen a race but can't wait to watch BMW take the lead.
__________________
2006 M3: Individual Blue Onyx on Black. MT

2010 135i: Crimson Red with Black interior.

2004 WRX: World Rally Blue. My track toy.
kardboard is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      07-24-2011, 05:06 AM   #11
Bluesummer
Lieutenant General
 
Bluesummer's Avatar
 
Drives: slower than Ayrton Senna
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Nürburgring, be there once, your heart, your soul will stay there.

Posts: 15,407
iTrader: (13)

Garage List
2015 M4  [0.00]
2011 E82 135  [0.00]
2011 M3  [0.00]
2007 335  [0.00]
why did BMW quit DTM at the first place?
__________________

R.I.P. Steve Noh
Bluesummer is offline   Taiwan
0
Reply With Quote
      07-24-2011, 08:34 AM   #12
bavarian19
General
 
bavarian19's Avatar
 
Drives: Car
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: VA

Posts: 18,811
iTrader: (23)

bavarian19 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      07-25-2011, 07:25 AM   #13
johnca
Second Lieutenant
 
johnca's Avatar
 
Drives: E46 Slow CSL
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Sydney

Posts: 289
iTrader: (0)

Send a message via MSN to johnca
Quote:
Originally Posted by Bluesummer View Post
why did BMW quit DTM at the first place?
They can't make the car faster than others ( just my thought)
__________________
johnca is offline   Australia
0
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:45 AM.




e90post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST