WORLD PREMIERE: BMW M2 MotoGP Safety Car

BMW M2 | February 9th, 2016 by 7
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MotoGP and BMW M Division announce a new safety car for the motorcycle racing championship. The BMW M2 MotoGP Safety Car follows on from the …

MotoGP and BMW M Division announce a new safety car for the motorcycle racing championship. The BMW M2 MotoGP Safety Car follows on from the concept and success story of the BMW 1 Series M Coupe and the subsequent BMW 1M MotoGP Safety Car.

Since 1999, BMW M has been a permanent member of the international MotoGP family. The successful partnership with organizer Dorna Sports has grown consistently over the years, and is set to continue to run well into the future. In 2014, Dorna Sports and BMW M Division extended their cooperation up to and including 2020.

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The Safety Cars are specially modified at the BMW M factory for their use as lead cars on the motorcycle racing scene. The same goes for all the other vehicles in the fleet.

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The new 2016 MotoGP Safety Car shines here with an extremely eye-catching livery in the colors of BMW Motorsport and of course some modifications to prepare it for the permanent race track use. Carbon fiber part from the BMW M Performance catalog and golden details like the wheels complete the spectacular M2 Safety Car.

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Inside, the rear seats have been stripped out while the front seats are now made by Recaro.

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An adjustable coilover suspension the carbon fiber blades applied to the body and side skirts, the diffuser insert at the rear are just a few of the aerodynamic improvements. The racing wing, M carbon ceramic brakes and the Michelin Cup 2 tires are just some of the latest details that make this M2 a track monster.

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7 responses to “WORLD PREMIERE: BMW M2 MotoGP Safety Car”

  1. I have mixed emotions about this one. Those wheels though.

  2. […] We spent the last few days in California driving a series of new BMW and MINI cars – including the all-mighty BMW M2. Our driving impressions will be out on Tuesday at 6PM EST. While in Monterey, we also had the unique opportunity to see from up-close the recently unveiled BMW M2 MotoGP Safety Car. […]

  3. […] We invested the last couple of days in California driving a collection of brand-new BMW and MINI cars – featuring the all-mighty BMW M2. Our driving perceptions will certainly be out about Tuesday at 6PM EST. While in Monterey, we additionally owned the special possibility to notice from up-close the lately unveiled BMW M2 MotoGP Protection Car. […]

  4. […] We invested the last couple of days in California driving a collection of brand-new BMW and MINI cars – consisting of the all-mighty BMW M2. Our driving perceptions will certainly be out on the subject of Tuesday at 6PM EST. While in Monterey, we likewise owned the one-of-a-kind chance to observe from up-close the just recently unveiled BMW M2 MotoGP Protection Car. […]

  5. […] We invested the last couple of days in California driving a collection of brand-new BMW and MINI cars – featuring the all-mighty BMW M2. Our driving perceptions will certainly be out when it come to Tuesday at 6PM EST. While in Monterey, we likewise owned the one-of-a-kind chance to notice from up-close the lately unveiled BMW M2 MotoGP Security Car. […]

  6. […] BMW currently offers safety cars in the DTM Championship, Formula E racing and MotoGP. […]

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