The 2018 DRL Allianz World Championship during BMW Welt on July, 28. One of a largest general worker racing array is entrance to Munich.

Munich. More and some-more people around a universe are
finding a passion for worker racing. On Jul 28, 2018 BMW Welt in
Munich will be remade into a gladiator locus in that a best
pilots in a general Drone Racing League will be battling for a
place in a final of a 2018 DRL Allianz World Championship in Saudi
Arabia. The drones will be drifting at
speeds good in additional of 90 miles an hour around a specifically designed
march inside a building and above a automobile exhibits. The lineup
of twelve rarely gifted pilots includes competitors from Germany,
USA, England, Sweden and a Netherlands as good as a German eGaming
stars McStralle and UpsidedownFPV. Fans and visitors can follow the
eventuality live and suffer an sparkling border program.


Racing during high speed by BMW Welt

This year, BMW has been named as an central partner of a Drone
Racing League (DRL), that is organizing one of a largest
general racing array in this unconventional sport, a “2018 DRL
Allianz World Championship”. Experienced FPV (First Person View)
pilots will beam their custom-made DRL drones around complex
three-dimensional courses, reaching speeds of some-more than 90 miles an
hour. The march around a award-winning design of BMW Welt and
a automobile exhibits has been plotted with millimeter correctness thanks
to state-of-the-art hardware and software. As a result, around 1,000
spectators on several platforms via BMW Welt will have
thrill-a-minute worker races, and a worker pilots will be faced with
an appealing and rarely severe course. This calls for a huge
volume of apparatus and high levels of classification on both sides –
a BMW Welt and a DRL, whose teams have been scheming a event
together for months. The set-up is impressive: A organisation of 150, some 600
identical, custom-built DRL racing drones and a rest of the
apparatus are entrance in a sum of 8 articulated trucks. Once they
arrive during BMW Welt, adult to 3,000 meters of cabling need to be laid,
including energy supply cables for some-more than 60 cameras.

“Drone racing is apropos some-more and some-more renouned interjection to DRL
professionalizing a competition and bringing it into a mainstream. We
are bringing a semi-final races of a DRL Championship to BMW Welt,
so a visitors can knowledge this new competition tighten adult ”, pronounced Jörg
Reimann, Head of BMW Customer Brand Experience. “Our involvement
addresses an sparkling new aim organisation with an seductiveness in action
sports and with good affinity for digitalization, state-of-the-art
materials and modernized technologies.”


A sundry package for an memorable experience

The fantastic on Jul 28, 2018 starts during 7 pm with a semi-final
and will tighten with a central endowment rite for a finalists at
10 pm. The 30-minute half-time uncover facilities a DJ to keep a mood
exuberant. Anyone incompetent to get a sheet can watch a movement live and
giveaway of assign on a large shade in a fan section on a forecourt of BMW
Welt and in a Double Cone. Fans of action-packed racing can look
brazen to a sundry border module starting during 2 pm. DJ sounds will
emanate a wise atmosphere, while food trucks will offer juicy snacks
and beverages. The latest “hands-on” BMW exhibits, a VR flight
simulator and worker moody instruction from an gifted commander are
usually some of a thrills on offer.

The competition will be promote this tumble on 90+ sports channels
worldwide. In Germany, a whole Drone Racing League will be
promote each Thursday from Sep 13 to mid-December on
ProSieben MAXX.


Schedule for a DRL Championship on Jul 28, 2018:


For some-more information go to


If we have any queries, greatfully contact:


BMW Group Corporate Communications

Julian Hetzenecker

Business and Finance Communications BMW Group

Phone: +49-89-382-61611




BMW Welt – during a heart of a brand, on a beat of a city

With some-more than 3 million visitors per year, BMW Welt in Munich is
Bavaria’s many visited captivate and has turn a genuine magnet for
visitors given a opening in 2007. With a iconic architecture, BMW
Welt is a heart of all a brands in a BMW Group – BMW, the
sub-brands BMW M and BMW i, MINI, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars and BMW
Motorrad, that are impressively presented in their possess worlds of
experience. But it is not usually a exhibitions and a collection of
new vehicles that are highlights for automobile lovers from all over the
world. Visitors can suffer a year-round programme of sundry events
covering culture, art and party as good as a renouned event
plcae for over 400 outmost events per year.
The various
restaurants of a BMW Welt offer a accumulation of culinary delights adult to
star gastronomy. In a BMW Welt Junior Campus, children and
youngsters can suffer sparkling guided tours and workshops on a themes
of mobility and sustainability.


The BMW Group

With a 3 brands BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce, a BMW Group is the
world’s heading reward manufacturer of automobiles and motorcycles
and also provides reward financial and mobility services. As a global
company, a BMW Group operates 31 prolongation and public facilities
in 14 countries and has a tellurian sales network in some-more than 140 countries.

In 2017, a BMW Group sole approximately 2.463 million cars and
164,000 motorcycles worldwide. The distinction before taxation was approximately
€ 9.67 billion on revenues amounting to € 94.16 billion. As of 31
Dec 2016, a BMW Group had a workforce of 124,729 employees.

The success of a BMW Group has always been formed on long-term
meditative and obliged action. The association has therefore established
ecological and amicable sustainability via a value chain,
extensive product shortcoming and a transparent joining to
conserving resources as an constituent partial of a strategy.







DRL is a pro worker racing competition for chosen FPV pilots around the
world. A technology, sports and media company, DRL combines
world-class media and exclusive record to emanate stirring drone
racing calm with mass appeal. In 2018 DRL is hosting a global
array of 7 races, a Allianz World Championship, to be broadcast
on ESPN, Sky Sports, ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE, Disney XD, OSN and other
heading promote channels in 75+ countries around a world. Founded
by Nicholas Horbaczewski in 2015, DRL is a secretly hold company
headquartered in NYC. For some-more information on a 2018 competition season,


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