BMW V12 LM group LMP (1998)
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Specifications

2 units built
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BMW S70/3, V12 (60o) cyl, 4 stroke, petrol engine
5990cc, 86.0 x 85.9 mm
1997: 11.0:1, 601 hp / 448 kW @ 7500, 651 N·m / 480 lb·ft @ 5600
1999 LMP: 13.0:1, 580 bhp / 433 KW @ 6500 rpm, 670 NM / 494.2 ft lbs @ 4500 rpm
alloy block and head
DOHC with variable valve timing system (BMW dual VANOS), 4 valves / cylinder - 48 valves total
aspiration, natural with 2 x Bosch Motronic multipoint electronic fuel injection
LPM1: 2 x 32mm inlet restrictors
2 distributors. Firing order 1-7-5-11-3-9-6-12-2-8-4-10. See diagram
dry sump with oil cooler

wheelbase 2790 mm (109,25 inches)
Front: 33/65-18
Rear: 36/71-18
900kg
fuel tank 90 lt


Results in FIA Sports Cars Championship

Season
Car entry, chassis number Car number, result
Barce lona Monza Spa Pergusa Donington Brno Nurburgr Magny Cours Kyalami
Team 2.5h 500km 500km 2.5h 2.5h 2.5h 2.5h 2.5h 2.5h
Price & Bscher, 001/98 #17, in entry list #17, 4th
Total points
7
7
Statistics
Works Starts/finishes 1/1 1/1

Teams and drivers entries

Results in Endurance races

Car entry, chassis number Car number, result
Daytona Sebring Monza Le Mans Watkins Glen Petit Le Mans
Date 1/2 22/3 29/3 5/7 23/8 10/10
Duration 24h 12h 1000km 24h 6h 1600km
Team\ Championship US RR IMSA Italian Endur US RR IMSA
BMW Motorsport, 001/98 #1, rear drive
BMW Motorsport, 002/98 #2, rear drive
Statistics
Works Starts/finishes 2/0 2/0

Teams and drivers entries


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