Of 2,246 starters, less than a dozen had physical handicaps.
The lineup for the 24 Hours of the Nürburgring has been set.
The top-30 shootout is set to take place at 5:10pm, local time.
Jörg Müller: "For me, the 24 Hours of Nürburgring is the greatest challenge we have in the racing world.”
The new format race is a standalone event introduced to better preview the 24 Hours of Nürburgring in a couple of months time.
This season sees the introduction of a new multi-level junior concept, which will be continuously expanded over the coming months and years: the BMW Motorsport Junior Programme.
Former FIA GT1 World Champions Vita4One Racing has entered a two car BMW Z4M GT3 attack on the race next year, joining the strongest field of GT cars ever assembled in Australia.
Top three Audi TT RS, Porsche 997 Cup, Radical.
Andy Priaulx joins BWM team RLL full time while Dirk Werner will head up the BMW Z4 GT3 program.
Millroy arrived in Hungary as the GTC class Drivers’ Championship leader following three successive podiums at Silverston.
Marc VDS Racing’s number 3 and number 4 cars led the race during the first four and a half hours, with temperatures reaching up to 30 degrees Celsius.
Marc VDS Racing drivers are ready for the 24 Hours of Spa with added energy.
In the fourth round of the Blancpain Endurance Series, Mücke set his best time, 2:20.675, on his second of two Superpole laps, pipping SMP Racing's Alessandro Pier Guidi
The final entry for the 2013 Total 24 Hours of Spa includes GT cars from Aston Martin, Audi, BMW, Ferrari, Lamborghini, McLaren, Mercedes, Nissan, and Porsche
Belgian team on countdown to the next endurance classic and its home race.
Bernd Schneider, Jeroen Bleekemolen, Sean Edwards and Nicki Thiim with their Mercedes-Benz SLS AMGT GT3 won the endurance battle in Nordschleife.
Second place was not what they aimed for at the 24 Hour of Nürburgring as Team Marc VDS narrowly missed out on securing a 20th overall victory for BMW at the challenging classic endurance event.
After a long stoppage at the Nürburgring due to heavy rain, the 24 Hour race was restarted.
After six hours: BMW Sports Trophy Team Marc VDS impresses in the rain – Race interrupted at the Nürburgring.
BMW team Marc VDS arrives at the Nordschleife with the aim of taking the 24 Hours of Nürburgring glory.
Repeating their maiden win from 2012, the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3 team was strong again with Khalid Al Qubaisi, Sean Edwards, Jeroen Bleekemolen, and Bernd Schneider.