The BMW 2002 competed in the Trans Am Series under two liter class, although it saw little success as the class was dominated by Alfa Romeo, Porsche, and Datsun. In the golden age of Trans Am (1966–1972), BMW only garnered two race wins (Bryar and Bridgehampton in 1970). The 2002ti was successful in racing, with Hans Stuck won the Nurburgring 24-hour race in 1970, and the model also winning many hill-climbs and rallies.