Welcome to the
Windy City BMW Chapter

Member Benefits

Discounts at local dealers, shops, and detailers
Monthly national magazine Roundel and
our own monthly newsletter “The Breeze”
BMW NA vehicle and motorcycle rebates plus other exclusive
member discounts from BMW CCA Partners

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Join us for Social Events, Car Control Clinics, High Performance driving schools, Tech Sessions, Driving Tours, Meet and Greets and a robust Autocross Season!

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News and Recent Events

Yokohama Autocross V at Sears Centre

Yokohama Autocross V at Sears Centre

Yokohama Autocross V was almost the same as IV.  Hot and humid, 71 people and 10 runs.  Different long and ...
2018 Roundel Roundup

2018 Roundel Roundup

Roundel Roundup was a success in it's new location at CCG (Collectors' Car Garage).  The picnic lunch catered by Pear ...
2018 Euroquipe General Membership Meeting

2018 Euroquipe General Membership Meeting

Euroquipe in St Charles was the site for our General Membership Meeting.  The staff gave of their time and talent ...
Special Autocross Event at ACC

Special Autocross Event at ACC

It was uncomfortably hot.  So is summer over yet.  We had 43 people at the first run by Windy City ...
2018 Volunteer Picnic at Bernie's Book Bank

2018 Volunteer Picnic at Bernie’s Book Bank

We might have been a small group but we were MIGHTY.  After a delicious boxed (bagged) lunch we headed into ...
Yokohama Autocross IV at Boomers

Yokohama Autocross IV at Boomers

Kind of warm for the Yokohama Autocross IV but it did not stop 71 people from having 10 runs each.  ...
HPDE at Autobahn Country Club using South and Full Course

HPDE at Autobahn Country Club using South and Full Course

Our First One Day School on a Friday at Autobahn Country Club for us.  The event was full and the ...
2018 IMSA & Continental Challenge at Road America

2018 IMSA & Continental Challenge at Road America

The Corral at the IMSA & Continental Tire Challenge at Road America was GREAT!  The event sold out at 90 ...
Yokohama Autocross III at Sears Centre

Yokohama Autocross III at Sears Centre

It was a beautiful day for an Autocross so we did our Yokohama Autocross III at Sears Centre.  The course ...
2018 Celebrating 50 Years of the 2002

2018 Celebrating 50 Years of the 2002

Celebrating the 50 years of the 2002.  Look at some old pictures.  What FUN! Photos by Larry Schettel ...
1979 David Hobbs at Road America

1979 David Hobbs at Road America

After a win at Road America in 1979, the BMW team came down to the corral to visit with the ...
2018 Redman Historics at Road America

2018 Redman Historics at Road America

The WeatherTech Brian Redman Historic Event at Road America, always a good time.  Weather was predicted to be rain rain ...
2018 Ofest, 50 Years of the 2002

2018 Ofest, 50 Years of the 2002

This was the 49th BMW CCA Ofest with the Celebration of the 50th Year of the 2002.  Lots of 2002's.  ...
2018 Collecters' Car Garage Rise & Drive Car Show

2018 Collecters’ Car Garage Rise & Drive Car Show

This was the July 2 Rise & Drive.  Very warm day but the car hardy are still out there showing ...
2018 World Challenge BMW's at Road America

2018 World Challenge BMW’s at Road America

Not too many BMW/'s at the World Challenge at Road America this year.  They had two races, one on Saturday ...
2018 Fluid MotorUnion at Iron Gate Meeting

2018 Fluid MotorUnion at Iron Gate Meeting

Boy it was hot!  But O J Lopez at Fluid MotorUnion in Iron Gate did a meeting on brakes with ...

Yokohama/Tire Rack/ Windy City BMW Challenge

We just completed our 26th Challenge event with Yokohama and Tire Rack.  What a wonderful weekend!  Played all day on ...
2018 Rallye School and Rallye 1

2018 Rallye School and Rallye 1

Photos by Jon, Neil & Tom So Rallye 1 is done and so is the School.  Think about joining us ...
2018 May Autobahn HPDE

2018 May Autobahn HPDE

Photos by Larry Schettel Autobahn Country Club is such a wonderful place for an HPDE.  Held our 3 Day Event ...
Yokohama Autocross I

Yokohama Autocross I

The first Yokohama Autocross of the years is completed.  It was a small showing, something to do with being Mothers ...

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Upcoming Events

  1. Gearhead Workspace – Track car Prep

    Sat, April 7 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  2. Driving Event at Autobahn Country Club

    Fri, May 18 @ 8:00 am - Sun, May 20 @ 5:00 pm
  3. Yokohama Autocross I

    Sun, May 13 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  4. Autocross School

    Sun, April 29 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  5. Car Control Clinic

    Sat, April 14 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  6. Northstar Motorsports Open House

    Sat, May 5 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  7. Rallye School

    Sun, May 6 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm