The improved integration is "the natural way to really enhance the track driving experience," the automaker said.
Users will be able to control a GoPro camera on iOS devices using BMW's iDrive controller and high-resolution screen.
The BMW M Laptimer app tracks vehicle data and analyzes the driver's performance.
When BMW drivers start and stop the BMW M Laptimer, they simultaneously start and stop the recording of the connected GoPro camera.
A low-res version is saved on the phone, along with the GoPro camera, so that the video also can be played back next to the map view on the BMW M Laptimer app.
The BMW Laptimer app is intended for track use only.
Edmunds says: This enhancement makes it even easier to safely capture and share your track experience.