|About the car
BMW M8 GTE is a race car developed by BMW to race in the Automobile Club de l`Ouest LM GTE and International Motor Sports Association GTLM classes. It was the first BMW M Motorsport race car before its production counterpart, the BMW M8 GTE. Back in January 2018, the GT sports car competed in its first race at the 24 Hours of Daytona. The BMW M8 GTE combines innovative technology, unique design, and pure GT power.
It has a V8 engine with BMW Twin Power Turbo technology.
The 12 Hours of Sebring 2018 takes place on March 17, 2018, was the 66th edition of the event and was the second round of the 2018 United SportsCar Championship.
About the Brand
“Bavarian Motor Company” in German, BMW is a leading German producer of luxury, sports and high-tech automobiles and motors, as well as a major manufacturer of aircraft engines. The BMW Group, which includes Rolls-Royce and Mini, was founded in 1916 by Gustav Otto and Karl Friedrich Rapp.
The BMW headquarters and its renowned museum are located in Munich, Germany. During the year 2018, the BMW Group sold 2,125,026 cars and 123,495 two-wheelers.
Additionally, the circular blue and white BMW logo evolved from the Rapp Motorenwerke circular logo, which had a black ring with the company name around the company logo, and finally, the slogan “The Ultimate Driving Machine” first appeared in North America in 1974.
About the Manufacturer
The manufacturer Minichamps is a producer of model cars, trucks, buses, mopeds, tanks, and other automotive accessories, offering a wide variety of replicas in different scales.
Its Formula 1 models are mainly presented in 1/18 and 1/43 scale.
Currently, the Minichamps range contains models of all the world’s major car manufacturers and many types of racing and sports teams. Originally known as PMA (Paul’s Model Art), the company was founded in the late 1970s.
As a major company in the industry, with the widest range of models of any model producer in the world, Minichamps is a leader in the field.