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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 […]

ALEXANDER TAKES TOP-10 FINISH AT SILVERSTONE

ALEXANDER TAKES TOP-10 FINISH AT SILVERSTONE

Alexander finished seventh in the Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup at Silverstone, Northamptonshire, on 14 May 2017, co-driving with Philipp Eng and Maxime Martin in the No. 99 Rowe Racing BMW M6 GT3. The Cambridgeshire-based driver had been serving as reserve driver for MS Amlin Andretti in the Formula E Monaco ePrix on Saturday 13 […]

ALEXANDER TAKES FIRST PODIUM OF THE SEASON IN TEXAS

ALEXANDER TAKES FIRST PODIUM OF THE SEASON IN TEXAS

Alexander Sims scored his first career IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship podium in the Advance Auto Parts Sportscar Showdown at Circuit of The Americas in Austin, Texas (US), on 6 May 2017, coming second in class for BMW Team RLL in the No. 25 BMW M6 GTLM. Sharing the car with co-driver Bill Auberlen for the […]

ALEXANDER FINISHES SIXTH AND 11TH IN DOUBLE-DRIVE NÜRBURGRING QUALIFIER

ALEXANDER FINISHES SIXTH AND 11TH IN DOUBLE-DRIVE NÜRBURGRING QUALIFIER

Alexander Sims finished in both sixth and 11th places in the qualifying race for the Nürburgring 24 Hours, held at the renowned German track on 23 April 2017. The Brit got behind the wheel of both the No. 98 and No. 99 Rowe Racing BMW M6 GT3 cars in preparation for the gruelling endurance race […]

Consistency Delivers Sixth-Place Finish For Sims at Sebring

Consistency Delivers Sixth-Place Finish For Sims at Sebring

Alexander Sims and BMW Team RLL delivered a consistent performance amongst fierce competition to secure sixth place in the 12 Hours of Sebring, held at the Sebring International Raceway in central Florida, USA, on 18 March 2017. The 12-hour endurance event was the Cambridgeshire-based driver’s second race of the 2017 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, with […]

SIMS IMPRESSES IN CHALLENGING AMERICAN DEBUT AT ROLEX 24

SIMS IMPRESSES IN CHALLENGING AMERICAN DEBUT AT ROLEX 24

  Alexander Sims finished eighth in class for BMW Team RLL in the Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona International Speedway, Florida (US), on 27-28 January 2017, overcoming difficult conditions and fierce competition throughout the race. Sims shared the #19 BMW M6 GTLM Art Car with full-season teammate Bill Auberlen and fellow BMW factory drivers Augusto […]

STRONG RECOVERY DRIVE FOR SIMS

STRONG RECOVERY DRIVE FOR SIMS

Cambridgeshire driver Alexander Sims secured a tenth-place finish with Rowe Racing in the final round of the Blancpain GT Endurance Cup at the Nürburgring, Germany, on 17-18 September 2016. The Brit and his team-mates – Austrian Philipp Eng and Dutchman Nick Catsburg – climbed 27 places in the three-hour race to claim a final point […]

GREAT RECOVERY DRIVE BRINGS HOME FIFTH FOR SIMS AND GRIFFIN

GREAT RECOVERY DRIVE BRINGS HOME FIFTH FOR SIMS AND GRIFFIN

Alexander Sims and Liam Griffin both delivered strong drives at the season finale of the 2016 British GT Championship to finish fifth after a first-lap collision on the Leicestershire circuit of Donington Park on 10-11 September 2016.  During a very wet start to the weekend, the Barwell Motorsport pairing were showing strong form in free […]

  • MOTORSPORT : BLANCPAIN GT SERIES SPRINT CUP - HUNGARORING (HUN) ROUND 4 08/24-28/2016
  • MOTORSPORT : BLANCPAIN GT SERIES SPRINT CUP - HUNGARORING (HUN) ROUND 4 08/24-28/2016

ALEXANDER JUST OUTSIDE POINTS IN HUNGARY

Alexander Sims and Philipp Eng faced a challenging weekend in the Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup on 26-28 August 2016, finishing 20th in the Qualifying Race and 13th in the Main Race at the Hungaroring in Budapest, Hungary. The tight and narrow Hungarian track is slow with few of the fourth and fifth gear corners […]

TRICKY WEEKEND AT SNETTERTON FOR SIMS

TRICKY WEEKEND AT SNETTERTON FOR SIMS

Alexander Sims and his Barwell Motorsport team-mate had a troubled weekend in the British GT Championship at Snetterton, Norfolk, on 6-7 August 2016.Off the back of his Total 24 Hours of Spa victory, Sims travelled back to the UK and swapped his BMW M6 GT3 for a Barwell Motorsport-prepared Lamborghini Huracan for the weekend. In […]