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PODIUM FINISH AT 24 HOURS OF SPA

PODIUM FINISH AT 24 HOURS OF SPA

Alexander secured a second-place finish in the Total 24 Hours of Spa, held at Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium on 28-29 July 2018. The Warwickshire-based racing driver brought home the #99 BMW M8 GT3 and the podium place for BMW Motorsports and Rowe Racing alongside team-mates Nick Catsburg and Jens Klingmann in the 70th edition of the […]

ALEXANDER SECURES FIRST PODIUM FINISH IN NEW BMW M8 GTE AT 12 HOURS OF SEBRING

ALEXANDER SECURES FIRST PODIUM FINISH IN NEW BMW M8 GTE AT 12 HOURS OF SEBRING

Warwickshire-based racing driver Alexander Sims finished second in the GTLM class at the 12 Hours of Sebring endurance event on 17 March 2018, clinching the first podium finish for the new BMW M8 GTE race car in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, which is contested in the USA. Sims, who recently moved from West Wratting […]

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ALEXANDER COMPLETES FIRST 24-HOUR RACE IN NEW BMW M8 GTE

Alexander drove the newly-developed BMW M8 GTE as it made its race debut at the season-opener of the 2018 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship – the Rolex 24 at Daytona International Speedway, Florida, on 27-28 January. At the end of the gruelling endurance race, Sims finished ninth in the GTLM class, 35th overall, with his BMW […]

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 […]