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Who drives the safety car in MotoGP?

Who drives the safety car in MotoGP?

Dr. Ángel Charte
The cars are known as Omega 1 and Omega 2 and form part of the Dorna-sponsored medical team during the Championship. This team is led by Dr. Ángel Charte who works alongside two prestigious traumatologists, Xavier Mir and Enrique Cáceres.

What are the safety cars at MotoGP?

Instead of appearing in classic motorsport white, the safety vehicles will be sporting exclusive colours from M production models: the BMW M3 Competition Sedan Safety Car in Frozen Grey Dark Metallic, the BMW M4 Competition Coupe Safety Car in São Paulo Yellow and the BMW M5 CS Safety Car in Frozen Deep Green Metallic.

Is the BMW M4 safe?

The 2021 BMW M4 Coupe comes with various safety and driver assistance features that are highly reliable and assured with years of Research and Development of the German automakers. Comparing the BMW M4 Coupe to its rivals, both Lexus and Merc coupes are also yet to be tested by the NHTSA.

Has BMW ever been in MotoGP?

Now, the Bavarian brand has been supplying a fully-specced safety car fleet for the MotoGP series since 1999. For 2021, though, BMW is making a rather significant change. The 2021 BMW MotoGP safety fleet at Qatar will include three cars: an M3, an M4, and an M5 CS.

Is the BMW M5 CS a safety car?

The BMW M3 safety car is in Frozen Dark Grey metallic, the BMW M4 safety car in São Paulo Yellow. And the BMW M5 CS safety car is in colours exclusive to this model: the BMW Individual special paint finish Frozen Deep Green metallic.

Which is the official car of the MotoGP?

Since 1999, BMW M has been the “Official Car of MotoGP” and is providing a fleet of vehicles for safety deployment. This year, for the first time four new vehicles will be burning up the asphalt: three safety cars and a safety bike. In Qatar, the BMW M3, the BMW M4 and the BMW M5 CS safety cars are making their debuts.

Is the BMW M in the Superbike World Championship?

In Qatar, the BMW M3, the BMW M4 and the BMW M5 CS safety cars are making their debuts. And then there’s the new BMW M 1000 RR safety bike. The BMW M 1000 RR is the first M model from BMW Motorbikes and will be seen in a racing version in the Superbike World Championship.