Bimmerfest East 2012 sponsored by Turner Motorsport blew past all our expectations this year to contend with the west coast show for the best BMW show in North America. We couldn't have asked for a better day or a better group of enthusiasts who came out to enjoy a day of celebrating being a BMW fan!
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We want the world to see your photos and videos of the show -- get started by posting them in the Official Bimmerfest East 2012 sponsored by Turner Motorsport Event Forum or up on the Bimmerfest facebook page!
The winners of the Battle of the Bimmers were:
Best of Show - Custom Atlantis Metallic 2000 323i owned by Navin Kumar
Classic 1st Place - Sahara 1970 2800CS owned by Lonny Shirk
Classic 2nd Place - Florida Green 1969 1600 owned by John Hintz
Classic 3rd Place - Bristol 1969 2002 owned by Bruce Carr
Modified 1st Place - White 1989 E30 M3 owned by Eddie Farcon
Modified 2nd Place - Carbon Black 1986 E30 Wagon owned by Rohan Ramdhanif
Modified 3rd Place - White 2008 535xit Wagon owned by Travis
Stock 1st Place - Status Metallic 2002 Z8 owned by Doug Dolan
Stock 2nd Place - Fire Orange 2011 M3 owned by Danny Costello
Stock 3rd Place - Anthracite 2001 740i owned by Peter McDevitt
Furthest Traveled - George Thomas from San Ramon, CA in a 2003 Z4 - traveling over 2,800 miles!
Highest Mileage BMW - Ryan French with 326,000 miles on his E36 325i
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We are extremely excited to announce that Bimmerfest East 2012 sponsored by Turner Motorsport will be held on August 25, 2012 at Ripken Stadium in Aberdeen, Maryland! After an incredible debut show in 2011, we are looking forward to an even bigger 2012!
Date / Time: August 25, 2012 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM. General Admission Gates open at 10:00 AM. Please help us manage traffic flow and do not arrive earlier than 10:00 AM.
General Admission: $20 per car to park in the show -- $10 per person to walk in -- kids 12 and under are free
Stay tuned to Bimmerfest.com to get all the latest details about the show!
Bimmerfest East 2012 sponsored by Turner Motorsport is finally here! If you are coming out for the show, please drive safe both coming and going. This year is going to be bigger and better than last year and we look forward to keeping everyone update who cannot make it out to the show this year. Follow along with us today at the following links:
Turner Motorsport is this year's headline sponsor of Bimmerfest East 2012 and they are going to make their presence known with lots of unique cars on site for the show. Some of the awesome display vehicles include the GS M3 Racecars from the Continental Sports Car Challenge, Frosty (the TMS Project F30 335i) with new stoptechs and Forgelines, an ActiveE electric car, E36 M3, E46 M3, X3, and a supercharged E90!
Not enough for you? Turner Motorsport will also have a photo booth with the Turner girls in their booth, lots of product displays, raffle prizes, free stuff and more! As we said, stop by early and often to see all the great stuff that Turner Motorsport is bringing out this year!
Why not visit www.turnermotorsport.com today and see what performance parts you can get for your BMW?
This year's event program has more information this year including booth locations for all of your favorite vendors and locations of food/restrooms/etc. You will get an even program upon entry to the event and there will also be a limited number available at the Bimmerfest booth (19 and 20). The program includes:
- Event map including the locatoin of your favorite vendors and the hottest displays
- Event schedule
- Highlighted list of items or displays to look for the day of the show
Make sure you stop by the Bimmerfest booth (19 and 20) to get your Official Event Shirts, window decals and more. We have an event shirt as well as a shirt designed specially for our female BMW fans. Shirts sold out quickly last year so make sure you get your shirts early!
Get your free 8" window decal stickers simply by stopping by the booth and showing us on your smartphone that you "like" Bimmerfest on Facebook! Make sure it looks like the screen above!
There are going to be a lot of 2012/2013 3 Series but we will have two special cars on display at the Bimmerfest booth (19 and 20). Stop by and see the Bimmerfest Long Term Review 328i sporting a drop and 19" VMR wheels. A big shout out to BMW Santa Barbara once again for helping set us up with the car!
We will also have the privilege of having the M Performance Parts 3 Series F30 in the Bimmerfest booth showing off the entire array of M Performance Parts that are available for the new 3 Series. You do not want to miss this opportunity to see how some of these parts look in person!
Check out this video of the M Performance Parts car now!
Are you going to be in the area the night before the show? Why not get the weekend started by heading on over to the Pre-Bimmerfest Party with the BMWCCA National Chapter and BimmerWorld!
A private room reserved at the Tilted Kilt where you can spend some quality Pre-Bimmerfest time with like-minded gear heads. BimmerWorld's owner/driver James Clay, race mechanics, and office personnel will be in attendance to hang out and talk cars.
What better way to spend the Friday night before Bimmerfest than with fellow like-minded car enthusiasts?
Visit the Pre-Bimmerfest Party w/ BimmerWorld Site now for all the details!
We could not be more excited about having VAC Motorsports rocking Bimmerfest East 2012 once again as a Platinum sponsor! Last year, VAC Motorsports brought out some amazing cars including the jaw dropping BMW M3 GT3RS by VF Engineering. Stop by their booth early to see what awesome cars and products VAC Motorsports has to show off this year.
Visit the www.vacmotorsports.com website now to see what kind of products they have to bolt on to your BMW!
Are you coming from New England or New Jersey to Bimmerfest East 2012? Are you coming down the night before? If you can answer yes to those questions, you probably want to check out the Turner Motorsport caravan to Bimmerfest East 2012. What are you waiting for? Go get all the details about the caravan and RSVP on facebook that you are in!
Visit the Official Turner Motorsport Caravan Site/ now for all the details or click here to RSVP for the caravan on facebook!
BimmerWorld is coming out to Bimmerfest East for the second year and they are bringing a ton of exciting stuff for you to check out while you are at the show. Stop by the giant display and see what amazing cars they have to put on display this time around. We also hear they will be doing a raffle at their booth giving away some really great prizes. You'll have to stop by to find out exactly what you can win!
Jump on over to http://www.bimmerworld.com/ today to see what kind of goodies BimmerWorld sells for your BMW.
Next time you are looking to buy a BMW, stop on over at one of the Priority 1 Automotive Group Dealers -- BMW of Bel Air - BMW of Towson - BMW of Rockville. Each dealership is staffed with knowledgeable staff who are looking forward to getting you into your next car at a great price.
Why not stop by one of the dealerships today and stop by their booth at Bimmerfest East 2012 to find out how they can help get you in the drivers seat of your next BMW.
Visit www.priority1cars.com today!
The Battle of the Bimmers is bigger and better than ever this year and includes early entry into the show to get your car ready to be judged. Prizes will be awarded for the following categories:
- Best of Show
- 1st Place Classic
- 2nd Place Classic
- 3rd Place Classic
- 1st Place Modified
- 2nd Place Modified
- 3rd Place Modified
- 1st Place Stock
- 2nd Place Stock
- 3rd Place Stock
- Furthest Traveled to Bimmerfest
- Highest Mileage BMW
To enter, simply download the Battle of the Bimmers Spec Sheets and arrive at the show between 8:30 AM and 9:30 AM. Early entry is limited to groups and Battle of the Bimmers and is $20 per car (this is the only cost for entry). Space is limited so please send an email to email@example.com with the class you would like to enter under.
Battle of the Bimmers -- Primary Window Placard
Battle of the Bimmers -- Additional Window Placard for More Mods
Become a Judge for the Battle of the Bimmers
We are looking for some enthusiasts who want to help out with the judging portion of the show and make a few dollars while doing it. If you feel as though you would be a good judge for the Classic, Stock or Modified Categories please send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with what class you would like to judge and why you think you are a good fit.
If you are looking for a new set of staggered rims for your BMW, you will want to stop by the Vossen Wheels booth at Bimmerfest. Vossen Wheels specializes in manufacturing staggered fitments with sizes ranging from 19" to 22"! Stop by the booth Platinum 2 on Saturday to get a first hand look at some of the wheels that Vossen offers for your BMW.
Take a minute today and go look at all the wheels options that Voseen Wheels has for your BMW at www.vossenwheels.com
If you were unable to make it out last year or simply want to get excited about 2012, go take a look at the Official Bimmerfest East 2011 Photo Gallery now! There are HUNDREDS of pictures from last year's show where thousands of BMW fans came out to have a good time and celebrate the brand.
We are looking forward to a bigger and better year in 2012 with a lot more pictures to show off after it is all over. See you on August 25th!
Calling all BMW enthusiasts! Help us spread the word about Bimmerfest East 2012 by posting about it on other internet forums, liking this page on facebook , tweeting about it or whatever other ways you can think of. Use the links below to get started helping us promote Bimmerfest on the East Coast!
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- What is it?: Bimmerfest is the largest BMW car show in North America. This will be the 2nd annual show held on the east coast and we are looking to a MUCH bigger year in 2012! Come check out the hottest BMWs and the best BMW tuners at Bimmerfest East 2012!
- When: Saturday, August 25th, 2012
Rain or Shine
- Where: Ripken Stadium, 873 Long Drive, Aberdeen, MD 21001
- Entry Fee: $20 per BMW to park in the show -- $10 per person to walk in -- kids 12 and under are free
- 8380 Laboratories
- Active Autowerke
- AUTOcouture Motoring
- BBS of America
- Bimmian.com - Personalizing Perfection
- BMW Car Club of America
- BMW Car Club of America Foundation
- BMW of Bel Air - BMW of Towson - BMW of Rockville
- CASEY BMW
- COBB Tuning
- Custom Performance Engineering
- Exotic Motor World
- Guten Parts + Service
- LUX Angel Eyes
- Prestige BMW
- Reflected Images Custom Detailing llc
- Rohana Wheels
- Showcase Motorsports
- SICOM Composite Ceramic Brakes
- Sonic Tuning
- SPEC Clutches & Flywheels
- VP Auto Collision
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