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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 Events (HPDE), Tech Sessions, Driving Tours, Meet and Greets and a robust Autocross Season!

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News and Recent Events

2021 Fall Festival at Cantigny Park

2021 Fall Festival at Cantigny Park

Pumpkin spice is in the air- unseasonably warm, 80 degree air. What a beautiful sunny day it was to, as ...
2021 Yokohama Autocross VI with TriState

2021 Yokohama Autocross VI with TriState

So the day was to be raining, like all day. There was rain but it stopped before many people got ...
2021 Yokohama Autocross V

2021 Yokohama Autocross V

What a beautiful day to hold the last Windy City BMW organized Yokohama Autocross.  The last one in our series ...
2021 CartoberFest at Iron Gate

2021 CartoberFest at Iron Gate

It was the most perfect day for a Car Show.  Met up about 2 blocks away and after spending some ...
2021 Amy Kumler's Pinot's Palette Charity Certificates

2021 Amy Kumler’s Pinot’s Palette Charity Certificates

Amy Kumler from the St Charles Pinot's Palette donated 2 Certifications for Paint, Drink & Have Fun event at her ...
2021 HPDE at Blackhawk Farms Raceway

2021 HPDE at Blackhawk Farms Raceway

On a lovely Friday at the end of August a cadre of HPDE instructors, experienced solo drivers and seasoned autocrossers ...
2021 World Challenge at Road America

2021 World Challenge at Road America

The Fanatec SRO World Challenge was at Road America the last week of August. It is an amateur / pro ...
BMW CCA Foundation's Newsletter "The Foundation Forum"

BMW CCA Foundation’s Newsletter “The Foundation Forum”

The start of the new "The Foundation Forum" is here.  See what the Foundation has and will be doing ...
2021 Yokohama Autocross IV

2021 Yokohama Autocross IV

The first and last autocross held at NOW Arena (Sears Centre) for this year.  What a wonderful day.  Not a ...
2021 Bimmers & Burgers 3

2021 Bimmers & Burgers 3

It was a sunny, 80 degree Saturday with 33 cars on display at Rookie’s in St. Charles. We had a ...
2021 Car Control Clinic

2021 Car Control Clinic

The 2021 Car Control Clinic is in the can, as they say.  A much smaller can than in the past, ...
2021 IMSA Corral

2021 IMSA Corral

Again we were invited to attend and support the Badger IMSA Corral at Corner 14 at Road America.  The only ...
2021 Historic Races at Road America

2021 Historic Races at Road America

The Historic Races at Road America are absolutely a GREAT experience.  The VINTAGE cars race at the track.  Friday night ...
2021 Exhibition Special Autocross Event

2021 Exhibition Special Autocross Event

Exhibition Autocross 22 brave drivers attended our Exhibition Autocross at Wintrust Field on Sunday July 18th. It was a perfect ...
2021 Open House at Olson's Custom Detailing

2021 Open House at Olson’s Custom Detailing

After a nice drive down to Manteno, we stopped at Olson's Custom Detailing's Open House for their new Manteno location.  ...
2021 Bimmers & Burgers 2

2021 Bimmers & Burgers 2

What a great day for a Bimmers & Burgers.  The rain stayed away and it was a very pleasant temp ...
2021 Yokohama Autocross III

2021 Yokohama Autocross III

To hold or not to hold was the question right up to 5:30AM today.  Rain is okay but lightening is ...
2021 Big Door Cars & Coffee

2021 Big Door Cars & Coffee

Our first ever Cars & Coffee went fantastic and was so much fun! Big Door in Mundelein was our host ...
2021 Yokohama/Tire Rack/Windy City BMW 28th Challenge

2021 Yokohama/Tire Rack/Windy City BMW 28th Challenge

Our 28th Yokohama/Tire Rack/Windy City BMW Challenge was different this year.  We could hold it but it could only be ...
2021 Foundation Events -Genesis Closing, Dedication of the Garden & Cars & Coffee

2021 Foundation Events -Genesis Closing, Dedication of the Garden & Cars & Coffee

The BMW CCA Foundation held the Closing of Genesis, the Dedication of the Garden and a huge Cars & Coffee ...

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