BMW M1 Procars to be headliners at 2019 Goodwood Member’s Assembly

The subsequent Goodwood Member’s Assembly, held just for GRRC (Goodwood Highway & Racing Membership) members, can be in early April, 2019. Whereas your entire occasion hasn’t been deliberate out but, no less than publically, we do now know that the BMW M1 Procar can be a part of it.

For people who don’t know, the BMW M1 Procar was the race automobile that BMW had made and given its personal racing collection. After the M1 was developed its meant racing collection was scrapped, leaving BMW no race for its new race automobile. So it got here up with its personal, the M1 Procar collection. Whereas it didn’t final very lengthy, it did function some nice drivers, former F1 drivers, and among the best race automobiles of all time, the BMW M1.

In accordance with among the drivers who raced within the BMW M1 Procar collection, the M1’s three.5 liter naturally-aspirated I6 made an unimaginable noise.

“The Procar race was normally higher than the Grand Prix itself. I cherished racing these automobiles, it was the perfect factor ever, extremely aggressive and people straight-six engines made an exquisite noise.” stated Hans Caught of the Procar collection which might all the time comply with the F1 races on the identical weekends.

On the GRRC Member’s Assembly, a number of BMW M1 Procars will do some laps on the well-known race monitor, filling the encircling space with one of many biggest motorsport noises of all time. Although, High Gear claims the noise from the M1 Procar to be the “most opulent sounding automobile on the planet”. That’s fairly excessive reward, particularly from TG, the place high-priced exotics and hypercars are examined each day.

Along with the BMW M1 Procars can be a set of LeMans Prototype racers, together with the Audi R18 and Porsche 919. So there can be some severe metallic at Goodwood in April.

[Source: Top Gear]

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