Today, the American 2-man bobsled team got on the medal podium for the first time in 62 years. Steven Holcomb and Steve Langton are taking home the bronze. The Americans won the medal using a sled designed by BMW.
(In case you’re wondering, the top German team took 8th place. They were using German engineering… just not riding a BMW.)
Here’s our story from Friday about the Americans’ slick looking BMW:
The US once dominated the 2-man bobsled competition at the Winter Olympics â 80 years ago. Now they hope to win gold in Sochi, by driving “The Ultimate Sledding Machine.”
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