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DTM – A Brilliant Display From The DTM And Its Stars At The 42nd ’Ball des Sports’

February 6, 2012

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This year, numerous prominent guests from sports, business, politics and media once again followed the invitation from the Stiftung Deutsche Sporthilfe to the ’Ball des Sports’ at the Rhein-Main-Hallen in Wiesbaden. Next to Franziska van Almsick, Rainer Calmund, Veronica Ferres, Jens Lehmann, Dr. Guido Westerwelle and numerous other celebrities, the invited DTM drivers also enjoyed […]

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DTM – Jamie Green Wins 2011 DTM Finale At Hockenheimring

October 24, 2011

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A successful DTM final weekend at the Hockenheimring Baden-Württemberg. 120,000 fans celebrated the already-crowned DTM champion Martin Tomczyk (Audi) and the last winner of the 2011 season, Jamie Green. The Mercedes-Benz driver had a perfect start, taking the lead from second place on the grid and crossed the finish line as the winner after 38 […]

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DTM – Martin Tomczyk celebrates as the new DTM champion

October 5, 2011

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Martin Tomczyk wrapped up the 2011 DTM title by finishing third at Valencia in Spain behind race winner Mattias Ekström (S) and second-placed Portuguese Filipe Albuquerque. With 64 points in the drivers’ standings prior to the season finale at Hockenheim, Audi driver Tomczyk is beyond reach ahead of his opponent Bruno Spengler (Mercedes-Benz, 51 points). […]

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DTM – Tomczyk Wins At Brands Hatch To Take Points Lead

September 5, 2011

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Heavy rain resulted in a really thrilling race with numerous position changes in the seventh DTM season round at Brands Hatch in the UK. With his 2008-spec Audi A4 DTM, Martin Tomczyk became the dominant race winner and also toppled Canadian Bruno Spengler (Mercedes-Benz) from the lead in the drivers’ standings. “This was an incredibly […]

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DTM – Mike Rockenfeller Claims Maiden Pole At Brands Hatch

September 4, 2011

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A relief for the DTM fans. The four weeks’ summer break is over and Audi driver Mike Rockenfeller got the first applause. The 27-year old German outpaced the opposition in qualifying for the seventh DTM season round at Brands Hatch (GB) and will be starting from pole position on Sunday. “I am really happy, because […]

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DTM – Mattias Ekström Wins At The Nürburgring

August 8, 2011

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A good start, a faultless race and two quick pit stops. The sixth DTM round of the season at the Nürburgring couldn’t have been better for Swede Mattias Ekström. After 49 laps, the Audi driver scored a dominant lights-to-flag victory. For the 2004 and 2007 DTM champion, it was already his 15th race win in […]

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DTM – Mattias Ekstrom Claims Pole At Nurburgring

August 7, 2011

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Changeable conditions made qualifying for the sixth DTM round of the year at Nürburgring to a matter of luck. Swede Mattias Ekström coped best. The Audi driver set the fastest time and secured himself first place on the starting grid for the 17th time in his career. “I am very, very happy. At Abt, we […]

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DTM – Bruno Spengler wins at Olympiastadion Munich

July 18, 2011

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End game atmosphere in Munich’s Olympiastadion. In head-to-head duels at the 1.192 kilometres long track, the 18 DTM drivers showed the spectators thrilling motorsport action. Mercedes-Benz driver Bruno Spengler made it all the way from the round of the last 16 to the finale and won the decisive battle against Audi driver Edoardo Mortara, who […]

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DTM – Edoardo Mortara Wins Battle Of The Brands On Saturday

July 17, 2011

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Great weather, a great show, great racing: the DTM is in the Bavarian capital of Munich. Spectators enjoyed the maiden appearance of the most popular international touring car series in the unique environment of the Olympiastadion and were treated to a fantastic show. Next to a demonstration by a Red Bull Racing Formula 1 car, […]

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DTM – A Sport Highlight, DTM In The Olympic Stadium

July 7, 2011

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On 16th July, Munich’s Olympic stadium is going to stage a very special DTM event: on a 1.192-kilometre tarmac circuit extra erected for this two-day event, the DTM aces are going to battle it out head-to-head. Under the Olympic Stadium’s famous tent roof, the visitors can witness DTM action at their fingertips and in a […]

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DTM – Quotes From The Mercedes-Benz Drivers; Norisring

July 4, 2011

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Bruno Spengler (Mercedes-Benz Bank AMG C-Class) – Winner: “That was one of the most difficult races of my career. Even with the safety car out on track, there was still a lot of aquaplaning. The stewards took the right decision to red flag the race. We had a great strategy and my car was superb […]

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DTM – Spengler Wins Thrilling Rain Battle At Norisring

July 4, 2011

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Now that was nothing for people with weak nerves. In the fifth season round of the DTM at the Norisring, heavy rain determined the drivers’ tactics. Canadian Mercedes-Benz driver Bruno Spengler did it perfectly. The 27-year old defended his first position from start to finish and thus claims back the lead in the battle for […]

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DTM – Spengler & Green Secure 1-2 For Mercedes-Benz

July 3, 2011

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Nuremberg. Mercedes-Benz scored a 1-2 in the fifth DTM season round at Norisring. At the only street circuit on the DTM calendar, Bruno Spengler won from his fellow Mercedes-Benz driver Jamie Green. With his second victory of the season, Spengler also claimed back the lead in the points’ standings. Martin Tomczyk (Audi) completed the podium, […]

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DTM – Bruno Spengler On Pole At Norisring

July 3, 2011

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What a run: for the fourth time this season, Canadian Bruno Spengler is on pole position. At the Norisring, the Mercedes-Benz driver showed his usual strong nerves and set the fastest lap time in qualifying at the 2.3 kilometres long street circuit. With a margin of 0.196 seconds, he demoted his fellow Mercedes-Benz driver Gary […]

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DTM – Tomcyzk Wins At Lausitzring And Takes Over Points Lead

June 20, 2011

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So far, he is the surprise of the 2011 DTM season. With his 2008-spec Audi A4 DTM, Martin Tomczyk again outpaced the competition and a fortnight after his victory in Spielberg, he also won at the Lausitzring. Brandenburg’s prime minister Matthias Platzeck presented the new points’ leader with the winner’s trophy. “My car was incredibly […]

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DTM – Timo Scheider Fastest In Lausitzring Warm Up

June 19, 2011

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Timo Scheider (Audi) had the best start into raceday: in warm-up on Sunday morning, he set the fastest lap time of 1:20.302 minutes with his Audi A4 DTM. Gary Paffett (Mercedes-Benz) with the AMG Mercedes C-Class followed him closely. On his fastest lap, the Brit came within 0.051 seconds of Scheider’s time. Oliver Jarvis ended […]

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DTM – Spengler & Green Claim Front Row At Lausitzring

June 19, 2011

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Mercedes-Benz drivers lock out the front row on the starting grid for the fourth round of the DTM season at the Lausitzring: with a lap time of 1:19.119 minutes in qualifying for the race on Sunday, Bruno Spengler (Mercedes-Benz) claimed the best starting grid position. His team-mate Jamie Green (Mercedes-Benz) will be lining up alongside […]

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DTM – Kristensen Sets Fastest Time In DTM Comeback

June 18, 2011

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A successful comeback for Tom Kristensen in the DTM. The Dane, who is replacing Mike Rockenfeller in the Audi A4 DTM at the Lausitzring, set the fastest time in first free practice. He completed his fastest lap at the 3.478 kilometres long track in 1:19.412 minutes. Spielberg-winner Martin Tomczyk ended up second in the session […]

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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 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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