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ALEXANDER VICTORIOUS IN THRILLING PETIT LE MANS FINALE

ALEXANDER VICTORIOUS IN THRILLING PETIT LE MANS FINALE

Alexander Sims claimed victory at the 20th running of Petit Le Mans on 7 October 2017, finishing the 2017 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship with his third win of the season to end on a high note with BMW Team RLL and co-drivers Bill Auberlen and Kuno Wittmer. The British driver piloted the No. 25 BMW […]

TOP-TEN FINISH JUST ESCAPES ALEXANDER IN BLANCPAIN SEASON FINALE

TOP-TEN FINISH JUST ESCAPES ALEXANDER IN BLANCPAIN SEASON FINALE

Alexander Sims finished 12th in the 2017 finale of the Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup at Circuit de Catalunya near Barcelona, Spain, on 1 October 2017. Competing with Rowe Racing teammates Maxime Martin and Philipp Eng in the No. 99 BMW M6 GT3, the trio climbed 15 positions during the race to finish just outside […]

CONTACT CURTAILS ALEXANDERS’ CHAMPIONSHIP CHASE AT LAGUNA SECA

CONTACT CURTAILS ALEXANDERS’ CHAMPIONSHIP CHASE AT LAGUNA SECA

After recent success in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, Alexander Sims and his BMW Team RLL teammate Bill Auberlen suffered from a disappointing weekend in the America’s Tire 250 race at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, California, on 24 September 2017. Despite strong pace in the No. 25 BMW M6 GTLM, contact from a GT Le […]

ALEXANDER MOVES UP TO SECOND IN STANDINGS AFTER DOMINANT RUN AT VIRGINIA INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY

ALEXANDER MOVES UP TO SECOND IN STANDINGS AFTER DOMINANT RUN AT VIRGINIA INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY

Alexander has climbed to second position in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship standings after an impressive run on 27 August 2017 in the Michelin GT Challenge at Virginia International Raceway in Virginia, USA. He and his BMW Team RLL team-mate, Bill Auberlen, dominated the majority of the race before an unfortunate puncture took the No. […]

ALEXANDER SETS FASTEST LAP & FINISHES SIXTH IN ROAD AMERICA RACE

ALEXANDER SETS FASTEST LAP & FINISHES SIXTH IN ROAD AMERICA RACE

Alexander Sims finished sixth in the Continental Tire Road Race Showcase at Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin, USA, on 6 August 2017 after a promising start that saw him and the No. 25 BMW Team RLL BMW M6 GTLM running in second position for almost an hour in the first stint of the race, […]

ALEXANDER TAKES VALUABLE CHAMPIONSHIP POINTS AT LIME ROCK PARK RACE

ALEXANDER TAKES VALUABLE CHAMPIONSHIP POINTS AT LIME ROCK PARK RACE

Alexander remains second in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship standings after taking valuable points in a difficult Northeast Grand Prix at Lime Rock Park in Lakeville, Connecticut, USA on 22 July 2017. The BMW Team RLL driver finished sixth in the GT-only race with team-mate Bill Auberlen in the No. 25 BMW M6 GTLM. The […]

ALEXANDER SCORES SECOND CONSECUTIVE WIN WITH DOMINANT RUN IN CANADA

ALEXANDER SCORES SECOND CONSECUTIVE WIN WITH DOMINANT RUN IN CANADA

Alexander secured his second IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship win in as many weeks in the Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix, held at the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park near Toronto, Canada, on 9 July 2017, taking his No. 25 BMW M6 GTLM to victory lane with co-driver Bill Auberlen. Alexander and Auberlen led over two hours […]

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FIRST USA WIN FOR SIMS IN THE ‘SIX HOURS OF THE GLEN’

Alexander Sims claimed his first sports car victory in North America this weekend. The Cambridgeshire driver and his BMW Team RLL team-mate Bill Auberlen competed in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen on 2 July 2017, securing the top step on the podium in the No. 25 BMW M6 GTLM. […]

UNFORTUNATE RETIREMENT FOR SIMS AT PAUL RICARD

UNFORTUNATE RETIREMENT FOR SIMS AT PAUL RICARD

Alexander suffered a disappointing weekend at Paul Ricard, France, in the Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup on 24-25 June 2017. The British driver and the Rowe Racing team had a strong qualifying session and start to the race but damage to the suspension while leading the field resulted in early retirement. Alexander was joined by Rowe […]

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SUPERB SECOND FOR ALEXANDER IN DEMANDING NÜRBURGRING 24 HOURS

Alexander Sims finished second in the iconic ADAC 24h Race, held at the Nürburgring, Germany, on 27-28 May 2017. The British BMW works driver piloted the No. 98 Rowe Racing BMW M6 GT3 during the gruelling endurance event, with the team overcoming a sudden downpour in the final minutes of the race to secure a […]