BMW is “Global Partner” of the America’s Cup Event Authority (ACEA), the organiser of the 35th America’s Cup.
The America’s Cup is the oldest trophy in international sport and is also seen as the most demanding sailing event, challenging the best athletes and the most innovative technology. BMW also supports ORACLE TEAM USA as Technology Partner with engineering expertise from the world of automobile design.
The team’s mission is to win the America’s Cup for the third consecutive time.
BMW cooperates with ORACLE TEAM USA’s design team in these fields:
From sailing to flying: aerodynamics are a key factor in the America’s Cup.
Technology transfer in both directions: America’s Cup yachts and
BMW i cars are made with BMW carbon expertise.
BMW Motorsport engineers develop intuitive cockpit design.
History of BMW technology transfer at a glance.
BMW i technology enables zero-emission mobility in the America’s Cup.
An interview with ORACLE TEAM USA Performance Director Ian Burns: “BMW provides a huge advantage”.
BMW is “Global Partner” of the 35th America’s Cup and Technology Partner of the Defender ORACLE TEAM USA.