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Timo Glock is a German BMW factory racer best known for his five year stint in Formula One when he raced for teams such as Jordan, Virgin Racing, Toyota and Marussia F1. His best finish in the Formula One Drivers’ Championship was 10th, which he achieved twice in the 2008 and 2009 seasons, scoring three finishes on the podium.
Glock was born in the erstwhile West Germany and began racing at the age of 15 when he took to carting and won several karting championships as well as the BMW ADAC Formula Junior Cup in 2000 and the Formula BMW ADAC Championship the following year.
He also raced in the German Formula Three Championship as well as the Formula Three Euroseries before being given a chance to race in Formula One for the Jordan team as its test driver. Timo Glock got the chance to race for the first time at the Canadian Grand Prix in 2004 when he stood in for Giorgio Pantano after his contract dispute with the team and raced for the last three races as well. Continue reading 'Timo Glock – German BMW Factor Races'»
German auto giant BMW have reportedly selected Timo Glock for their new SUVs. Along with Glock, Marco Wittman & Joey Hand were selected as well.
BMW has taken this decision to launch X6 M & X5M at Circuit of Americas lately. These couple of uber-SUV cars have been taken to the famous Texan track & let loose. The result was smiling faces all around, including the 3 DTM drivers.
As per the experts, BMW has been right is selecting champions like Glock, Hand & Wittman as they are the best possible candidates to flaunt the very sporty SAC at its best. The three greats also helped journalists around with an outline of perfect lines round the course.
Added to technical improvisations, BMW has realized that cars with the runflat tires won’t be a great decision. Thus, they have partnered with Michelin & created this special tire to cater to X6M which they feel would be best compatible for the model. Continue reading 'BMW choose Timo Glock for new SUVs'»
Leading German driver Timo Glock is yet to receive more than £600,000 from his old team Marussia. Unfortunately, the Formula One backmarker has collapsed with a whooping 31 million pounds of debt to be paid to several esteemed creditors and Glock is one of them.
Marussia’s debt with Timo was highlighted by F1 business & Formula Money reporter Christian Sylt who mentioned about the amount in the squad’s administrative papers. The documents revealed that the famous German racer, who competed for Marussia & its erstwhile guise Virgin, from 2010-2012, is a leading party owed highly by the squad.
Only McLaren, Pirelli, Ferrari & Freeman- who owed a net total of around 37 million USD- are owed most. Continue reading 'Glock to receive £600,000+ from Marussia'»