Theissen to step down as BMW Motorsport Director

Theissen to step down as BMW Motorsport Director

It has been confirmed by BMW Motorsport that, after spending more than a decade in the post of Director, Mario Theissen will be replaced by Jens Marquardt - Toyota Formula 1 Team Principal of last season - from July 2011 onwards. The former has overseen numerous programmes for the Bavarian company during his reign which include its return to F1 as an engine manufacturer and debut as an entrant.
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  1. Thursday 19 April 2012

  2. 13:00

    Sakhir Memories: Heidfeld overtakes Alonso in 2007

    F1
  3. Friday 18 November 2011

  4. 05:00

    Video of the Day: Vettel's first F1 test, 2005

    F1
  5. Monday 20 June 2011

  6. 11:47

    Valencia Memories: On-board lap with Kubica, 2009

    F1
  7. Tuesday 7 June 2011

  8. 09:40

    Montreal Memories: Kubica's huge accident, 2007

    F1
  9. Wednesday 24 November 2010

  10. Theissen to step down as BMW Motorsport Director 14:33

    Theissen to step down as BMW Motorsport Director

    F1
  11. Saturday 5 December 2009

  12. Baguette enjoys BMW test at Jerez 09:00

    Baguette enjoys BMW test at Jerez

    F1
  13. Thursday 3 December 2009

  14. Sauber allowed to enter F1 in 2010 18:06

    Sauber allowed to enter F1 in 2010

    F1
  15. Gutierrez enjoys 'very positive day' at Jerez 10:20

    Gutierrez enjoys 'very positive day' at Jerez

    F1
  16. Monday 30 November 2009

  17. Sauber expecting 2010 team confirmation 12:51

    Sauber expecting 2010 team confirmation

    F1
  18. 'Theissen quits Sauber role' 11:44

    'Theissen quits Sauber role'

    F1
  19. Friday 27 November 2009

  20. Sauber buys team back from BMW 11:52

    Sauber buys team back from BMW

    F1
  21. Wednesday 25 November 2009

  22. BMW testers excited about Jerez 13:31

    BMW testers excited about Jerez

    F1
  23. Monday 23 November 2009

  24. Theissen waiting on entry decision 15:25

    Theissen waiting on entry decision

    F1
  25. Friday 13 November 2009

  26. Heidfeld staying positive for 2010 13:59

    Heidfeld staying positive for 2010

    F1
  27. Tuesday 10 November 2009

  28. Jerez December test: The line-up 13:32

    Jerez December test: The line-up

    F1
  29. Sunday 1 November 2009

  30. BMW grabs sixth spot from Williams 17:19

    BMW grabs sixth spot from Williams

    F1
  31. Saturday 31 October 2009

  32. Top ten qualifying on last BMW weekend 16:25

    Top ten qualifying on last BMW weekend

    F1
  33. Friday 30 October 2009

  34. Kubica disappointed after engine failure 17:42

    Kubica disappointed after engine failure

    F1
  35. Thursday 29 October 2009

  36. Heidfeld confident over F1 future 14:09

    Heidfeld confident over F1 future

    F1
  37. Sunday 25 October 2009

  38. Heidfeld looking forward to new track 11:47

    Heidfeld looking forward to new track

    F1
  39. Final BMW weekend looms for Kubica 11:39

    Final BMW weekend looms for Kubica

    F1
  40. Monday 19 October 2009

  41. Brave strategy pays off for Kubica 00:10

    Brave strategy pays off for Kubica

    F1
  42. Sunday 18 October 2009

  43. 'Not driving but swimming' - Heidfeld 00:59

    'Not driving but swimming' - Heidfeld

    F1
  44. Saturday 17 October 2009

  45. Difficult start to weekend for BMW 00:48

    Difficult start to weekend for BMW

    F1
  46. Friday 16 October 2009

  47. Kubica Renault team-mate still undecided 11:33

    Kubica Renault team-mate still undecided

    F1
  48. Thursday 15 October 2009

  49. Klien in talks with 3 teams 17:04

    Klien in talks with 3 teams

    F1
  50. Sunday 11 October 2009

  51. Heidfeld: Interlagos surface a key element 17:00

    Heidfeld: Interlagos surface a key element

    F1
  52. Saturday 10 October 2009

  53. More damage limitation for BMW 10:00

    More damage limitation for BMW

    F1
  54. Friday 9 October 2009

  55. Kubica prepares for penultimate BMW race 15:24

    Kubica prepares for penultimate BMW race

    F1
  56. Wednesday 7 October 2009

  57. BMW thanks departing Kubica 15:58

    BMW thanks departing Kubica

    F1
  58. Official: Kubica to join Renault in 2010 15:03

    Official: Kubica to join Renault in 2010

    F1
  59. Tuesday 6 October 2009

  60. Haug fuming over Campos decision 11:59

    Haug fuming over Campos decision

    F1
  61. 'Kubica-Renault deal expected on Wednesday' 10:27

    'Kubica-Renault deal expected on Wednesday'

    F1
  62. Monday 5 October 2009

  63. Williams' reasons for 14 teams disagreement 16:47

    Williams' reasons for 14 teams disagreement

    F1
  64. Sunday 4 October 2009

  65. Heidfeld 'very disappointed' with sixth 11:56

    Heidfeld 'very disappointed' with sixth

    F1
  66. Saturday 3 October 2009

  67. Top ten for Heidfeld, Kubica's qualifying ruined by red flags 11:36

    Top ten for Heidfeld, Kubica's qualifying ruined by red flags

    F1
  68. Sunday 27 September 2009

  69. Sutil fined for Heidfeld shunt 19:35

    Sutil fined for Heidfeld shunt

    F1
  70. Heidfeld: Sutil is brainless 18:41

    Heidfeld: Sutil is brainless

    F1
  71. Underweight Heidfeld to start from pits 14:53

    Underweight Heidfeld to start from pits

    F1
  72. Saturday 26 September 2009

  73. Kubica predicting tough Grand Prix 19:51

    Kubica predicting tough Grand Prix

    F1
  74. Friday 25 September 2009

  75. Heidfeld happy with Friday results 20:10

    Heidfeld happy with Friday results

    F1
  76. Thursday 24 September 2009

  77. Sauber team lands Ferrari 2010 engines 17:03

    Sauber team lands Ferrari 2010 engines

    F1
  78. Klien testing new BMW aero package at Vairano 10:30

    Klien testing new BMW aero package at Vairano

    F1
  79. Friday 18 September 2009

  80. BMW drivers on final engines 12:20

    BMW drivers on final engines

    F1
  81. Tuesday 15 September 2009

  82. Qadbak Sauber expecting to stay in F1 16:36

    Qadbak Sauber expecting to stay in F1

    F1
  83. BMW Sauber sold to Swiss company 14:03

    BMW Sauber sold to Swiss company

    F1
  84. FIA calls for 14 teams in 2010 11:46

    FIA calls for 14 teams in 2010

    F1
  85. Sunday 13 September 2009

  86. 'I was braking on the grass' - Kubica 18:52

    'I was braking on the grass' - Kubica

    F1
  87. Saturday 12 September 2009

  88. Double trouble for BMW 19:19

    Double trouble for BMW

    F1
  89. Friday 11 September 2009

  90. New kerbs change circuit, says Heidfeld 19:00

    New kerbs change circuit, says Heidfeld

    F1
  91. Theissen optimistic over team's future 12:25

    Theissen optimistic over team's future

    F1
  92. Kubica: Ferrari called me 10:33

    Kubica: Ferrari called me

    F1
  93. Saturday 5 September 2009

  94. Indian company puts in BMW offer 19:19

    Indian company puts in BMW offer

    F1
  95. Friday 4 September 2009

  96. BMW to use extra small rear wing in Italy 17:22

    BMW to use extra small rear wing in Italy

    F1
  97. Thursday 3 September 2009

  98. Klien doubting Kubica-Ferrari 2009 move 10:56

    Klien doubting Kubica-Ferrari 2009 move

    F1
  99. Sunday 30 August 2009

  100. Points haul lifts BMW above Renault 19:12

    Points haul lifts BMW above Renault

    F1
  101. Saturday 29 August 2009

  102. 'Qualifying result a morale booster' - Heidfeld 17:23

    'Qualifying result a morale booster' - Heidfeld

    F1
  103. Heidfeld fastest in final free practice 13:05

    Heidfeld fastest in final free practice

    F1
  104. Friday 28 August 2009

  105. Kubica resting after busy Friday 17:49

    Kubica resting after busy Friday

    F1
  106. Tuesday 25 August 2009

  107. BMW excited about 'sensational' Spa 04:00

    BMW excited about 'sensational' Spa

    F1