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Why did BMW quit Formula 1?
Aug, 2 2023

Why did BMW quit Formula 1?

Well, well, well, strap in folks, because I'm about to drop the thrilling tale of BMW's exit from Formula 1. So, why did BMW quit Formula 1? It's like a bad break-up, complicated and a little sad. The main reason was the global economic crisis in 2008 which hit BMW like a ton of bricks and they decided to shift gears to more sustainable and eco-friendly technologies. So, it's less about "quitting", more like "it's not you, Formula 1, it's us". Remember, every exit is an entry somewhere else, and BMW has since been zooming along the eco-friendly route!