Log in
E-mail
Password
Remember
Forgot password ?
Become a member for free
Sign up
Sign up
New member
Sign up for FREE
New customer
Discover our services
Settings
Settings
Dynamic quotes 
OFFON

MarketScreener Homepage  >  Equities  >  Xetra  >  BMW AG    BMW   DE0005190003

BMW AG

(BMW)
  Report
Real-time Estimate Quote. Real-time Estimate Tradegate - 10/19 03:58:14 pm
63.04 EUR   -0.13%
04:54pBMW : JP Morgan keeps its Buy rating
MD
03:00pBMW : says third-quarter cash flow in auto segment was above expectations
RE
02:59pBMW : says Q3 cash flow in auto segment was above expectations
RE
SummaryQuotesChartsNewsRatingsCalendarCompanyFinancialsConsensusRevisions 
SummaryMost relevantAll NewsPress ReleasesOfficial PublicationsSector newsMarketScreener StrategiesAnalyst Recommendations

BMW Motorsport SIM Racing Team in the V10 R-League: Interview with Kevin Siggy after match day 2.

share with twitter share with LinkedIn share with facebook
09/17/2020 | 12:13pm EDT

Munich -- The maiden season of the newly established sim racing series V10 R-League is underway. On the first two match days BMW Motorsport SIM Racing Team delivered one win and one defeat. Three of the four team members are in action on each match day and do battle for the win against some of the biggest names in sim racing in three different race formats.

For BMW Motorsport SIM Racing Team, Team Redline driver Kevin Siggy (SLO), Cem Bölükbasi (TUR) of BS+COMPETITION and Coque Lopez (ESP) of Williams Esports contested the first two events. These are made up of three race formats: Head-to-Head, Relay Race and Team Race using a virtual single-seater car developed specially for the race series. At the opener, BMW Motorsport SIM Racing Team was defeated by the Porsche24 Redline team while on match day two a clear 3-0 victory over JAESA Team Suzuki followed. Siggy's wealth of experience of the sim racing platform Assetto Corsa saw him secure the BMW victory and nominated 'Driver of the Day' among the drivers of all eight teams on match day two.

In an interview, Siggy talks about his return to the BMW Motorsport SIM Racing family and the special challenges of the V10 R-League.

Kevin, after winning the 'ABB Formula E Race at Home Challenge' in the virtual BMW iFE.20, welcome back to the BMW Motorsport SIM Racing family!

Kevin Siggy: "Thank you very much! I feel honoured that those in charge at BMW Motorsport SIM Racing selected me as a driver for the V10 R-League after the 'Race at Home Challenge'. It's an important step in my career as a sim racer."

How have your first experiences with your colleagues at BMW Motorsport SIM Racing Team been?

Siggy: "We have a lot of fun together. It's cool training with them and chatting during the sessions and races. It's important in the V10 R-League to work as well together as possible as a team, which we're working on."

What does that work look like?

Siggy: "I am the one in the team with the most experience on Assetto Corsa, so I coach my team-mates and give them tips wherever I can. Personally, I mainly drive on the rFactor 2 platform. The transition from there to Assetto Corsa is relatively easy, as long as you have driven on the platform before. For the others, for whom Assetto Corsa is totally new, it is much harder to learn all the tricks for being fast. It's particularly difficult to adapt to the totally different driving physics if you are coming from iRacing."

What was your highlight at the team's first win on match day two?

Siggy: "Definitely the Team Race. My team-mates consistently kept the car in the top four, and I only had to observe to keep up with the Suzuki driver leading on the track. We knew that he would be awarded a penalty for ignoring the track limits multiple times, which he was, and we won. I also drove my fastest time in that race, which made me 'Driver of the Day'.

How is it driving the car developed specially for the V10 R-League?

Siggy: "I'm not a huge fan of single-seater cars generally, but I was pleasantly surprised by the handling of this car. I really enjoyed racing in it. The preconfigured set-up in particular makes it easy to drive. The V10 engine is also pretty cool. The only problem is the tyres at times, which overheat quickly."

How is your sim racing career going otherwise at the moment?

Siggy: "It's going very well. I'm still under contract at Team Redline, and we already have a few plans for the future.Also I am still driving for BMW Motorsport SIM Racing Team in the V10 R-League. We'll see how things progress. I definitely really enjoy racing for BMW."

.

(C) 2020 M2 COMMUNICATIONS, source M2 PressWIRE


share with twitter share with LinkedIn share with facebook
All news about BMW AG
04:54pBMW : JP Morgan keeps its Buy rating
MD
03:00pBMW : says third-quarter cash flow in auto segment was above expectations
RE
02:59pBMW : says Q3 cash flow in auto segment was above expectations
RE
02:30pAD-HOC ANNOUNCEMENT : Preliminary free cash flow for the Automotive segment of B..
PU
02:25pBAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE AKTIENGESEL : Preliminary free cash flow for the Automo..
EQ
11:43aTesla to export China-made Model 3 vehicles to Europe
RE
05:45aAuto Makers Grapple With Battery-Fire Risks in Electric Vehicles
DJ
05:30aBAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE : Robert Kubica reaches the podium in the BMW M4 DTM fo..
AQ
05:29aBAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE : Jonathan Aberdein drives the CATL BMW M4 DTM to fourt..
AQ
05:26aBAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE : The new BMW 5 Series Touring - Additional pictures.
AQ
More news
Financials
Sales 2020 95 693 M 113 B 113 B
Net income 2020 2 929 M 3 445 M 3 445 M
Net cash 2020 17 381 M 20 448 M 20 448 M
P/E ratio 2020 14,1x
Yield 2020 2,18%
Capitalization 41 055 M 48 362 M 48 300 M
EV / Sales 2020 0,25x
EV / Sales 2021 0,22x
Nbr of Employees 133 778
Free-Float 57,3%
Chart BMW AG
Duration : Period :
BMW AG Technical Analysis Chart | MarketScreener
Full-screen chart
Technical analysis trends BMW AG
Short TermMid-TermLong Term
TrendsNeutralBullishNeutral
Income Statement Evolution
Consensus
Sell
Buy
Mean consensus OUTPERFORM
Number of Analysts 27
Average target price 69,25 €
Last Close Price 63,62 €
Spread / Highest target 88,6%
Spread / Average Target 8,86%
Spread / Lowest Target -45,5%
EPS Revisions
Managers
NameTitle
Oliver Zipse Chairman-Management Board
Norbert Reithofer Chairman-Supervisory Board
Nicolas Peter Chief Financial Officer
Susanne Klatten Independent Member-Supervisory Board
Manfred Schoch Deputy Chairman-Supervisory Board
Sector and Competitors
1st jan.Capitalization (M$)
BMW AG-13.70%47 713
TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION-9.97%181 121
VOLKSWAGEN AG-21.54%84 257
DAIMLER AG-1.13%61 914
GENERAL MOTORS COMPANY-8.88%47 870
HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD.-16.59%41 470