BMW XM Label Red Reborn as 550 kW Safety Car

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BMW’s strongest road-going M automobile, the BMW XM Label Pink, will function the protection automobile for the MotoGP 2024 season and is outfitted with a gray livery and Recaro racing seats.

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“It’s a logical step for essentially the most highly effective BMW M vehicle we have now ever rolled out to be the brand new figurehead of our security automobile fleet in MotoGP.The primary MotoGP Security Automobile with an electrical drive system is obvious proof of our striving for brand new, future-oriented applied sciences.” – Franciscus van Meel, CEO of BMW M GmbH

The BMW XM security automobile is the primary automobile which depends on an electrical drive system to function a security automobile for one of many premiere racing occasions in bike racing. As a reminder, the Label Pink offshoot is a extra power-laden and succesful spinoff of the common BMX XM. Though counting on the identical 4,4-litre twin-turbocharged V8, the Label Pink is powered by an uprated model, which produces a complete of 550 kW and 1,000 N.m, fed to all 4 wheels by way of the agency’s xDrive system.

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The XM Label Pink depends on BMW’s M Energetic Skilled as normal and is comprised of electronically managed dampers and an lively stabilisation system. Moreover, stopping energy is the whole of the efforts from the Label Pink’s six-piston, fastened callipers on the entrance and single-piston floating callipers on the rear.

The XM Label Pink security automobile is characterised by the addition of Recaro racing seats, entrance flashing lights, a security automobile roof bar, a entrance splitter, a six-point seat harness, and a fireplace extinguisher. The XM Label Pink security automobile will make its first race debut in March subsequent yr on the opening spherical of the 2024 season in Qatar.

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“The BMW XM Label Pink Security Automobile is one other real spotlight within the fleet of high-performance vehicles in use in MotoGP. We’re already trying ahead to seeing it on the monitor in Qatar.” – Carmelo Ezpeleta, CEO of MotoGP™

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