Illustration: Dieter Quester BMW 3.0CSL
It was Quester’s third ETCC Championship, following his his triumphs in ’68 and ’69 at the wheel of a BMW 2002.
It was hard to miss the green machine, which was sponsored by the popular Austrian beer Gosser, and run by the Alpina Team.
A BMW icon, Quester’s motorsports career spanned more than four decades, featuring success in F2, touring cars and sportscar racing. The Vienna born racer has participated in over 50, 24 hour events.