World Premiere: BMW M4 MotoGP Safety Car with water injection

BMW M4, Racing | February 13th, 2015 by 4
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The world premiere of the BMW M4 MotoGP Safety Car. The world debut will take place at the Geneva Motor Show

At the 2015 Geneva Motor Show, BMW will introduce their new MotoGP Safety Car for the 2015 bike racing season.

The 2015 season marks the 17th season of BMW M as “Official Car of MotoGP”. Ever since 1999, MotoGP organiser Dorna Sports has been able to rely on a dependable partner in the form of BMW M when it comes to ensuring the highest possible degree of safety at the pinnacle of motorcycle racing

Last fall, Dorna Sports and BMW M Division extended their cooperation up to and including 2020.

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The BMW M4 MotoGP Safety Car is BMW M Division’s first model featuring water injection. Water injection is a system designed to increase the performance and reduce the consumption of combustion engines.

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The new water injection allows for outstanding driving properties and impressive performance parameters on the race track.

The water injection allows for more efficient charge air cooling and sensitive components can be operated with a higher boost pressure. Up to 8 percent more power can be achieved. One day, the same technology could be used in the BMW M4 GTS.

Other interesting details are the large carbon-fiber rear wing and the carbon front splitter, which are also conceivable for a sharper version of the street legal. BMW M4 . The M4 MotoGP SafetyCar comes with a stripped-down interior with two Recaro racing seats, a roll bar and the obligatory motorsport fire extinguisher.

An LED light bar sits on the roof. The car also feature a main circuit breaker and a system for the easy draining of the fuel.

Here is a photo gallery of the car:

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