This is such a great story isn’t it? Alex Zanardi, former F1 driver and CART champion, who tragically lost his legs in a crash at Lausitzring in 2001, goes on to become a double Paralympics gold medallist at the London 2012 games.
A lot of people ‘inside’ BMW were unhappy about their brand team ditching ‘The Ultimate Driving Machine’ tagline from the car maker’s ads and replacing it with.. JOY.
That’s like Audi dropping ‘Vorsprung Durch Technik’ and replacing it with ‘Well-built & Reliable’.
With just over a week to go until the Nürburgring 24h-Race (May 17th to 20th), we’ve chosen to focus on some of the star attractions taking part. And there are few more exciting contenders than BMW’s Z4 GT3, which has been dominant in the first few rounds of the 2012 FIA GT1 series, in the hands of Michael Bartels and Yelmer Buurman.