BMW has confirmed the four names that will get to test the M4 DTM at Jerez in the upcoming young drivers’ test. BMW juniors Louis Deletraz, Jesse Krohn, Alexander Sims and George Russell will be testing for the BMW Motorsport team.
Krohn, 25, is a BMW GT driver and finished runner-up in ELMS’ GTE class in 2015 alongside Henry Hassid and Andy Priaulx. Deletraz is the 18-year-old son of former F1 driver Jean-Denis Deletraz.
17-year-old Russell is a F3 race winner and the 2014 champion of Britain’s BRDC F4 category.
27-year-old Sims, a race winner in GP3, F3 and British FR2.0, drives a BMW Z4 GT3 in British GT.
BMW has not yet announced its 2016 DTM driver plans.
The test will take place on December 1-3.