Does BMW participate in motorsports?
Yes. BMW Motorsport is currently involved in several professional racing series. In open-wheel racing, BMW competes in Formula One with its BMW Sauber F1 team, as well as hosting its own Formula BMW series worldwide. In production-based racing, BMW currently competes in the World Touring Car Championship (WTCC), but in 2009 will also compete in the American LeMans Series (ALMS) in North America.