This yr, BMW has two new companions within the DTM. The revealing course of continues at the moment with the brand new BMW M4 DTM CATL, the brand new livery within the colours of BMW Motorsport's newest high-end associate. CATL is a Chinese language firm specializing within the manufacture of batteries, with which the BMW group has already been established for a while. As of this season, one of many DTM M4 automobiles might be carrying their livery.
Joel Eriksson will drive the brand new mannequin. That is the fourth livery unveiled to this point for the 2019 season. Along with the CATL M4, now we have already seen the ZF, Schaeffler and BMW Financial institution variations to date. Beforehand, the producer of vitality storage programs was concerned within the purchasing of shoppers backed by the works and within the FIA WEC, however they’d additionally determined to enter the DTM. "With CATL, now we have acquired one other premium associate dedicated to the DTM," stated Jens Marquardt, director of BMW Motorsport. "It's at all times nice that collaboration might be developed and expanded through the years. This has been the case with CATL in latest seasons. We now wish to have fun success collectively on this new dimension of partnership, "he added.