- Record extended: Marc Márquez is a fastest qualifier in the
MotoGPTM for a fifth time in a row.
- The 2017 winner’s car: a disdainful BMW M4 CS in San Marino Blue Metallic.
- Winner’s automobile presented during a MotoGP deteriorate culmination in Valencia.
Valencia. The record hilt continued his winning strain in a BMW M
Award: Marc Márquez was a fastest qualifier in the
MotoGPTM once again in 2017, that saw him bind the
desired endowment for a fifth time in a row. The Spaniard won a BMW M
Award this deteriorate with a sum of 343 points and a considerable
advantage of 86 points over his closest opposition Maverick ViñalesThis
year, Márquez was rewarded for his subordinate performances with the
new BMW M4 CS (combined fuel consumption: 8.4 l/100 km; total CO2
emissions: 197 g/km*). The central endowment rite took place on
Saturday as partial of a MotoGP culmination in Valencia, Spain. This year’s
winner’s automobile was presented to Márquez by Carmelo Ezpeleta, CEO of
MotoGP upholder Dorna Sports, and Frank outpost Meel, President of BMW M GmbH.
Márquez races from record to record in a BMW M Award. In 2013, he
became a initial rookie ever to win this prestigious competition.
Márquez steady a success in 2014, and in 2015 became a first
supplement to win 3 back-to-back BMW M Awards. His fourth true win
in 2016 done him a solitary record hilt and this year he continued his
ancestral success streak.
This sees Márquez supplement a BMW M4 CS in San Marino Blue Metallic to his
collection of BMW M Award winner’s cars. The high-performance automobile is
powered by a M TwinPower Turbo inline six-cylinder engine, which
generates 460 hp and 600 Nm of torque and allows outstanding
opening opposite a full operation of engine speeds (combined fuel
consumption: 8.4 l/100 km; total CO2 emissions: 197 g/km*). In
addition, a automobile is versed with a horde of other high-performance
components including a Active M differential and a particularly
jaunty designed M double-clutch delivery with Drivelogic. Other
prominence facilities of this year’s winner’s automobile are a disdainful alloy
wheels desirous by motorsport and a innovative OLED back lights. The
jaunty coming of a BMW M4 CS continues inside a automobile – from
a lightweight M competition seats in anthracite-coloured Alcantara leather
to a M Alcantara steering circle and many some-more artistic details.
“I know usually how many a BMW M Award is desired among us MotoGP
riders and that is because we am quite unapproachable to have won it for the
fifth time in a row,” pronounced Márquez during a endowment rite in Valencia.
“BMW M GmbH comes adult with something special any year, and I’m really
vehement to be means to call a BMW M4 CS my possess now. Incidentally,
after 5 wins, my proclivity is invariable and my transparent idea for
subsequent year is to win a BMW M Award for a sixth time!”
“The BMW Award has prolonged been a organisation and critical partial of a MotoGP,
and we are gay to be celebrating a miracle this year, with the
15th award,” pronounced Carmelo Ezpeleta, CEO of Dorna Sports.
“The prolonged tradition of a BMW M Award also proves usually how tighten and
clever a partnership with BMW M GmbH is. It is illusory that BMW M
GmbH honours a performances of a best qualifier with such
disdainful high-performance automobiles, as they did this year with the
BMW M4 CS. Marc Márquez’s winning strain in a BMW M Award is quite
fantastic – congratulations on another superb performance.”
“You can usually take your shawl off to Marc Márquez: he has been the
fastest qualifier in a MotoGP given 2013, creation him dominant in the
BMW M Award. Congratulations on a fifth win in a row,” pronounced Frank
outpost Meel, President of BMW M GmbH. “I’m certain that he will experience
perfect pushing pleasure with a new BMW M4 CS – usually as he did with
his 4 winner’s cars from prior years. We are unapproachable of this
small miracle that we are celebrating today: a 15th
display of a BMW M Award. It is really critical to us to honour
a performances of a MotoGP riders over a march of a season,
and we are gay that this endowment has been so cherished by a entire
MotoGP family for many years.”
As a long-standing partner of Dorna Sports, this deteriorate saw BMW M
GmbH benefaction a BMW M Award for a 15th time. Just like
a points complement for a races, riders during any Grand Prix weekend are
awarded points relations to their positions in qualifying. The rider
with a many points during a finish of a deteriorate wins a BMW M Award in
form of an disdainful BMW M car. Marc Márquez is a record hilt with
5 wins in a row. Valentino Rossi and Casey Stoner both have three
BMW M Awards to their name. Jorge Lorenzo has warranted a desired title
of tip qualifier twice so far. Sete Gibernau and Nicky Hayden have
both won once.
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*Fuel expenditure and CO2 emissions total are provisional, formed on
a EU exam cycle and might change depending on a tyre format specified.
BMW M GmbH. BMW M GmbH is a 100 per cent subsidiary
of BMW AG. With a products and services in a business areas of BMW
M Automobiles and BMW M Performance Automobiles, BMW Individual, M
Sports Options and Packages, as good as BMW Group Driving Experience,
it is geared towards business with quite high aspirations in
terms of a performance, exclusivity and particular character of their
vehicle. Based in Munich, a association was founded in 1972 as BMW
Motorsport GmbH. Since then, a minute M has turn synonymous all
over a universe for success in engine racing and for a mindfulness of
high-performance sports cars for highway use.