Superbike World Championship
Return to Europe for the third round of the 2017 WorldSBK Championship at Aragon (Spain).
Technical focus on…
The brake for the new F1 season
Dealing with wide tires will allow F1 cars to develop greater braking torques, Brembo engineers have focused on the redesign of the individual elements composing the systems: starting from the brake calipers, which have to adapt to the increased thickness of the disc that has grown from 28mm to 32mm.
Seven teams will head to the Bapco 6 Hours of Bahrain with a chance of winning FIA World Endurance Championship LMGTE Pro and AM titles, in what promises to be a thrilling conclusion to the 2017 season.
The FIA World Endurance Championship, where many teams involved are equipped by BMC, finished, in Bahrain, with the victory of Buemi-Davidson-Nakajima (Toyota) ahead of the Porsches (2017 World champion) of Bernhard-Bamber-Hartley and Jani-Lotterer-Tandy.
The FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC), where many teams involved are equipped by BMC, makes its annual trip to Japan for the 6 Hours of Fuji (13th – 15th October).
This year again, the 6 Hours of Shanghai, penultimate round of the 2017 FIA WEC (where many teams involved are equipped by BMC), could prove decisive in sealing the outcomes of the Manufacturers’ and Drivers’ title chases across the different classes.
The Nakajima- Buemi- Davidson team and the Conway-Kobayahi-Lopez team, both on Toyota TS050 hybrid, took 1st and 2ed places in a wet 6 Hours of Fuji, 7th round of WEC, where many teams involved are equipped by BMC.
The 6 hours of Mexico, the 5th round of 2017 F1 (where many teams involved are equipped by BMC), saw Porsche team claim its second one-two finish, with the n°2 Porsche 919 Hybrid/Michelin (Bernhard-Bamber-Hartley) securing top spot ahead of the n°1 sister prototype (Jani-Lotterer-Tandy).
The 6 Hours of Nürburgring is to be held at the famous German circuit from 14 to 16 July. This is the 4th round of the 2017 WEC (World Endurance Championship) where many teams involved are equipped by BMC.
The 6 Hours of Spa–Francorchamps, the second round of 2017 WEC Championship, where many teams involved are equipped by BMC, will take place this weekend.
The #8 Toyota TS050 HYBRID of Sébastien Buemi and his teammates Anthony Davidson and Kazuki Nakajima win the 6 Hours of Spa by just 1.992s before the #7 Toyota TS050 HYBRID of Mike Conway and Kamui Kobayashi, driving as a duo after teammate José María López was ruled out through a back injury.
Toyota won Great Britain’s 6 Hours of Silverstone, first 2017 WEC round where many teams involved are supplied by BMC. First past the flag was the n°8 TS050 hybrid of Buemi/Davidson/Nakajima, which finished clear of the n°2 (Bernhard/Bamber/Hartley) and n°1 (Jani/Lotterer/Tandy) Porsches.