Great Circuits of Ontario: Calabogie - BMW Club Advanced Driving School July 16-18

For the second year in a row, Trillium will be hosting an Advanced Driving School at Calabogie Motorsports Park. If you have not been to this track, it is 20 glorious corners through the forest. With corners like Temptation, Deliverance and Candy Mountain, what's not to love? Learning a new track also helps to develop new skills to take back to your home track. If you are a member in good standing an paid up dues of either the BMW CCA (BMW Clubs of America) or BMW CC (BMW Clubs Canada), you may attend. If you are not yet a member, join up!

Trillium's SIM Racing League

The League provides fun and friendly competition that will give you some track fun when you can't be on the real track. We welcome all Trillium Members, regardless of your sim racing experience. Our practices are hosted each Sunday from 3:00 - 5:00 pm with the races held every Monday night from 7:30 - 9:30 pm. The league is free for Trillium members, so sign up today. To participate in the Trillium BMW Sim Racing League, here are the steps you need to follow:

** UPDATE ** First AutoSlalom Event will be July 25

We know many of you are eagerly anticipating the first Autoslalom event of 2021 as the lockdown enters it's final few weeks. According to the CAA Centre in Brampton, if all goes according to current government plans, we will be able to hold our first event on July 25. Ideally we would have liked to pick an earlier date but the lockdown, and extensions of it, complicated our planning. July 25th will be the first event of 2021.

New Car? BMW 2020-2022 Model Purchase / Lease Rebate for Trillium Members

Effective January 27, 2021, BMW Canada will continue to offer a Membership Reward Rebate Programme for BMW Car Club of America/Trillium Chapter members based on Canadian eligibility criteria, with graduated rebate values similar to the U.S. programme. The Terms and Conditions, and rebate allowances are as follows:

Terms and Conditions:

UPDATE: Tire Rack Street Survival School Returns for 2021

Stats Canada reports that motor vehicle accidents are the leading cause of death among drivers in their first 10 years of driving. They account for over 70 percent of accidental deaths in that age group. In an effort to reduce this risk and save lives, the Trillium BMW Club with support from PCA UCR is set to deliver one Tire Rack Street Survival School in 2021. This program is designed for relatively new drivers, within their first 10 years of driving, IN ANY CAR. There is no need to be a member of either the BMW Club or UCR to participate.

We Want to Hear From You

We hope that you're enjoying the latest issue of BimmerLife magazine. Inside each issue you'll find stories about events, members, and cars from each chapter in the BMW CCA.For Trillium's spread in the next issue of BimmerLife magazine we are planning the following features, and we want to hear from you!

Member Rides

Your BMW could be featured in the next issue of BimmerLife We want to know what's in your garage! Send us some photos (300 DPI minimum) and tell us about your beloved BMW.

Share Your Best Stories

E-mail and the Club

Are you using Outlook (previously known as Hotmail) or  Gmail as your e-mail account when communicating with the club? That's great, a lot of our members do. But please note that both providers will frequently place club e-mail into the Spam folder, Promotions tab, or Social tab. If you have been looking for mail from the club in your Gmail / Outlook (previously Hotmail account, please be sure to check