* 2020 V1RCA 6th Round - Zhuzhou International Circuit
The V1 Racing Cup Asia is a national series of events jointly created by V1 Racing Academy and V1 Tianjin International Circuit, aiming to explore and cultivate a new generation of drivers in China. BMW M235i Racing by BMW Motorsports are used in the race. This is an entry-level GT race car which is also frequently used for the VLN Endurance Race.
The V1 Racing Cup provides a professional and standardized platform for aspiring new racers and teams, it is the best starting point for drivers to advance to higher levels of GT racing.
The 2020 season was held in Ningbo and Zhuzhou
In 2020, the total media exposure and online traffic exceed 70 million
More than 20 drivers and more than 10 cars in each race
BMW M235i Racing
The training car used by V1 Academy is the BMW M235i Racing, a professional factory endurance racing car from BMW. It is an entry-level GT racing car that is very suitable for novices, moderate horsepower and rear wheel drive, allows new drivers to learn a lot of techniques and skills important for driving GT race cars.
The BMW M235i Racing is equipped with an original engine tuned by BMW Motorsport and an 8-speed automatic transmission. The car weighs about 1,400 kg and has 333 horsepower. It is fully fitted out in accordance with FIA safety regulations, including certified roll cages, OMP carbon fiber racing seats, Schorth Racing six-point seat belts, ATL racing fuel tanks, and automatic fire extinguisher system have been installed. Other hardware include Drexler differential lock, PFC high-performance front brake system, KW two-way adjustable shock absorber, H&R springs, etc.
V1 Auto World is an automobile innovation ecological park, automobile industry base, motorsport and fashion life experience complex. Covering an area of 600000 square meters, the park has facilities such as Level 2 certified by the International Automobile Federation, 4.3 km long international track, Aokangda Famous Car Plaza, V1 Racing Academy, V1 E-sports Hall, flexible activity venues, brand 4S stores and other automobile related business and activity facilities.