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      03-19-2017, 12:49 PM   #1
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Arrow GO LIKE SCHNELL: The Story of BMW Motorsport in the USA...

A really awesome mini docu on the start of BMW NA's racing. I thought the story on the ///M stripe colors and Texaco sponsorship was an interesting twist - I had not heard of before.

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Thanks for sharing. A great video.

It's always good to remember your roots otherwise you might get lost
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It's videos like this that make me realize how much I don't care for BMW these days. Pretty much dead to me.
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Nice video. Thank you for sharing.

For those of you who want more you need to watch the movie "Adrenalin - The BMW Touring Car Story."



http://www.adrenalin-film.de/
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Great stuff. Thanks to both posts!
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Thanks for sharing. A great video.

It's always good to remember your roots otherwise you might get lost
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Makes me want to put the Motorsport stripes on the M2. Beautiful video!
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Thanks Dackel, fun to watch. Bob Lutz - the man! What a great time that was.
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Thanks for sharing. A great video.

It's always good to remember your roots otherwise you might get lost
Agreed. BMW M history never gets old.

Though at the same time, if all you can do is talk about how much you've done yesterday, then you haven't done much today
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Very inspiring, wow
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Thumbs up Hahne brother's films...

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Nice video. Thank you for sharing.

For those of you who want more you need to watch the movie "Adrenalin - The BMW Touring Car Story."
Yup!

Actually... all three films from the Hahne brothers should be in everyone's DVD collection! And their film about Alex Zanardi is a keeper too.



Adrenalin
24 hours. One Team, One Target.
24 hours. So Close.


No Limits. Alex Zanardi


http://www.adrenalin-film.de/tablet/index.html
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Here are some historically accurate motorsport cars for your viewing pleasure in addition to pics of the most successful BMW werks race team of all time.







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It's videos like this that make me realize how much I don't care for BMW these days. Pretty much dead to me.
Jajaa then why are you here looking ! ?
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Didn't know much about the history. Gonna watch those movies when I can lol

great videos
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Jajaa then why are you here looking ! ?
Maybe you didn't watch the video. It's about the past, not the present.

Current BMWs are boring, M is dead as far as I'm concerned. Mercedes AMG is making much more exciting vehicles.
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Great vids! I love (to do) road racing... If not for that heritage I would not be shopping BMW for sure, though I associate BMW more with middle age real estate sales people than racing these days!

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Dackelone : What an amazing doco!! Thanks for sharing!!
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