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DTM – Tomczyk Wins From Schumacher At Red Bull Ring

June 6, 2011

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Spielberg. A fantastic backdrop for the third round of the DTM at the Red Bull Ring in Austria. At the re-opened circuit, 48,000 fans witnessed a DTM weekend with everything that makes the most popular international touring car series stand out. On Sunday afternoon, they hailed the victory by Audi driver Martin Tomczyk. The 29-year […]

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DTM – Quotes From Audi Drivers After Spielberg Qualifying

June 5, 2011

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Martin Tomczyk (Schaeffler Audi A4 DTM), grid position 1: “Having clinched the pole position in such difficult conditions even makes me a little happier than it normally would. It really wasn’t easy being in the right place at the right time – especially on the right tires and with the right tire pressures. That takes […]

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DTM – Quotes From Mercedes-Benz Drivers After Spielberg Qualifying

June 5, 2011

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Ralf Schumacher (Salzgitter AMG Mercedes C-Class) third (1:40.587): “Today’s qualifying was extremely exciting with very tricky conditions – in weather like this you can gain a lot of advantage, but you can lose a lot too. I’m happy with third place on the grid. With a good start, a really good result should be possible.” […]

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DTM – Graz Gives DTM A Warm Welcome

May 31, 2011

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On Saturday, 28th may, DTM showcased itself with a public top-class event in the city centre of Graz. One week prior to the third round of the season, held at Spielberg’s Red Bull Ring, the most popular international touring-car series impressed 22,000 Austrian motor-racing enthusiasts in Styria’s capital with a multifaceted programme. During the event, […]

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DTM – Albuquerque Secures Podium Position With The Audi R8

May 24, 2011

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This weekend at Navarra, Filipe Albuquerque contested the second round of the ‘Blancpain Endurace Series’. Together with Bert Longin and Stéphane Ortelli, the DTM rookie raced the Audi R8 LMS entered by the Belgian W-Racing-Team. In the qualifying session of the event held at the 3.933-kilometre circuit located in Northern Spain, the trio clinched the […]

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DTM – Audi Works Drivers To Race On The Nordschleife

May 23, 2011

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In preparation for the 24-hour race, Mattias Ekström, Timo Scheider and DTM rookie Edoardo Mortara will be racing in the VLN endurance championship on the Nürburgring-Nordschleife next weekend. Ekström and Scheider will be racing for the Audi Sport Team Abt Sportsline with the Audi R8 LMS. They will be partnered by Luca Ludwig, Christian Abt […]

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DTM – Spielberg Circuit; Starting Signal Given

May 21, 2011

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On 15th May, the Red Bull Ring at Spielberg, Austria, was inaugurated. Despite pouring rain, numerous visitors travelled to the resurrected racetrack to witness the event’s extensive and multifaceted show programme. And on 05th June, the DTM round at Spielberg will represent the circuit’s ‘real’ opening, with the first cars lapping the new Red Bull […]

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DTM – Q&A With Edoardo Mortara

May 21, 2011

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In the second round of the 2011 DTM season, held at Zandvoort, Netherlands, Audi works driver Edoardo Mortara finished sixth to score three points. In our Q&A, the rookie talks about his impressions of the race and reveals that he possibly could have achieved an even better result. You finished as the best rookie at […]

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DTM – Maiden Victory For Mike Rockenfeller At Zandvoort

May 16, 2011

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He had to wait for this victory quite long. In his 44th DTM race, Mike Rockenfeller scored his maiden victory. The 27-year old Audi driver from the German village of Neuwied started from third place on the grid into the second round of the 2011 DTM season at Zandvoort in The Netherlands, showed an error-free […]

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DTM – Fastest Time For Scheider In Zandvoort Warm Up

May 15, 2011

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After his fastest times in the two warm-up sessions on Friday and Saturday, Timo Scheider (Audi) also topped the time sheets in warm-up on Sunday morning. On the fastest of the 17 laps he drove, he completed the 4.307 kilometres long tour in 1:32.951 minutes. Once again, Audi showed a closed team performance: Filipe Albuquerque […]

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DTM – Quotes From Mercedes Drivers After Zandvoort Qualifying

May 15, 2011

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Bruno Spengler (Mercedes-Benz Bank AMG C-Class) pole position (1:31.805): “It’s great to score my second pole position in a row, even though my lap in Q4 was not perfect. Nevertheless, it was fun and we improved in each session. Thank you to the team! Today is a great day for me and my team.”

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DTM – Quotes From Audi Drivers After Zandvoort Qualifying

May 15, 2011

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Mike Rockenfeller (E-POSTBRIEF Audi A4 DTM #9), position 3: “I believe my performance was good. My A4 in qualifying was the best I’ve had all weekend so far. I want to thank my guys very much for preparing the car really well. At Hockenheim we were already quick in qualifying – and here we were […]

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DTM – Spengler’s second strike – Another pole in The Netherlands

May 15, 2011

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Currently, Canadian Bruno Spengler is the benchmark in the DTM. After pole position and victory in the DTM season opener at Hockenheim, the 27-year old Mercedes-Benz driver also claimed the best starting grid position for the race at Circuit Park Zandvoort in The Netherlands. Spengler completed the lap of the 4.307 kilometres long circuit in […]

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DTM – Scheider Fastest In Second Free Practice

May 14, 2011

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Timo Scheider (Audi) was again fastest in second free practice. Following his fastest time on Friday, the German was also able to post the fastest lap time on Saturday morning: with his Audi A4 DTM, he completed the 4.307 kilometres long lap in 1:31.718 minutes. Jamie Green (Mercedes-Benz) ended up second. The Brit was 0.183 […]

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DTM – Audi Quartet Sets The Pace At Zandvoort

May 14, 2011

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Audi came out on top in the first match during the second DTM season round at Zandvoort: Timo Scheider ended up fastest in first free practice. On his fastest lap of the 4.307 kilometres long track, the 2008 and 2009 DTM champion was 0.474 seconds faster than his fellow Audi driver Martin Tomczyk in second […]

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DTM – Expansion and innovation in European TV coverage‏

May 14, 2011

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DTM 2011 in HD for the first time  New live broadcast slots in Italy, Spain, the Netherlands and Scandinavia Explosive growth for International Highlight show The 2011 DTM season began on the first weekend of May – and once again, the world witnessed it live. For the first time, TV viewers around the globe watched […]

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DTM – Home Race For Renger van der Zande

May 12, 2011

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For one driver on the DTM grid, the second round of the season, held at Zandvoort, Netherlands, will represent a particular pleasure: Dutchman Renger van der Zande (Mercedes-Benz). At a PR event held in the spring park Keukenhof, located just a few kilometres from the circuit at the North Sea coast, the 25-year old and […]

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