Kumho BMW Championship

The Kumho BMW Championship is for competitors participating in any series production based BMW Series, & production is defined as those models produced in Europe (or in the USA for Z3’s only) for sale in Europe market to the general public as shown in sales brochures and obtained through the UK or European BMW dealer network.

Left-hand drive versions of models as defined above may also be used. Vehicles falling outside the definition will be excluded from competition.

The Championship can accommodate all types of BMWs.

All forced induction engine vehicles will run in Class A, after power to weight has been established.

The championship is class based as follows:

Class A1: Up to 285 bhp per tonne (Slicks & Wets Tyres to be used) no minimum weight

Class A2: Up to 245 bhp per tonne (Slicks & Wets Tyres to be used) no minimum weight

Class A3: Up to 220 bhp per tonne (Treaded Tyres & Wets Tyres to be used) no minimum weight

Class B1: Up to 210 bhp per tonne. Maxium 3.0L capacity engines. (Slicks & Wets Tyres to be used) no minimum weight

Class B2: Up to 210 bhp per tonne. Maximum 3. (Treaded Tyres & Wets Tyres to be used) no minimum weight

Class C: Up to 190 bhp per tonne. Up to 3.ltr capacity engines only in Class C including E46 330i, No M3 cars, All cars to use sstandard Air Box (Treaded Tyres & Wets Tyres to be used) no minimum weight

Class CC: Up to 220 bhp per tonne. E46 Compacts 325, Minimum weight 1250kg, no MOT required and steering lock removed (Treaded Tyres & Wets Tyres to be used)

Class D: Up to 145 bhp per tonne. Up to 2 ltr E30s, Z3 E36s, no minimum weight (Treaded Tyres & Wets Tyres to be used)

Class E: Up to 145 bhp per tonne. Standard BMW minis (Treaded Tyres & Wets Tyres to be used) no minimum weight

2018 Calendar - Kumho BMW Championship

2018 Standings - Kumho BMW Championship

2015 Final Championship Points Position
2016 Final Championship Points Position
2017 Final Points Positions
2018 Provisional Points Positions

2018 Reports - Kumho BMW Championship

Results coming soon

2018 Downloads - Kumho BMW Championship

2018 BARC Health & Safety Guidance
2018 BARC Standing Regulations
2018 Championship Regulations
2018 Entry Form

Latest News - Kumho BMW Championship

BARC confirms return to Chesford Grange Hotel for Championships Awards Evening

The British Automobile Racing Club’s prestigious Championships Awards Evening will return to the familiar surroundings of Chesford Grange Hotel on Saturday 9th February 2019, where our 2018 champions will be celebrated.

Action aplenty at Snetterton as BARC championships shine

It proved to be a scorching two days both on and off the track at Snetterton this past weekend (August 4/5) as a host of British Automobile Racing Club categories produced mesmerising action.

Snetterton scorcher expected to come from BARC categories

The British Automobile Racing Club heads to Snetterton this weekend (August 4/5) with five championships ready to set pulses racing over two action-packed days.

BARC serves up scorching weekend at Thruxton Summer Truckfest

The British Automobile Racing Club served up a scorching weekend (July 7/8) both on and off the track at Thruxton, with seven championships tackling the fastest circuit in the country.

BARC championships set for Thruxton Summer Truckfest scorcher

The British Automobile Racing Club is gearing up for a scorching weekend (July 7/8) on and off the track at Thruxton as seven championships resume battle in Hampshire.

Championship Co-ordinator

Trevor Ford
trevor@bmwrdc.com