The Mercedes driver Lucas Auer was not equal in the first race of the DTM at the stage Lausitzring.
The Austrian dominated in all sessions, including qualifications, the results of which won the pole position. Lucas has not loosened its grip and in the race, he took a confident start, and then left no chance to his rivals.
At the finish, Auer brought to his teammate Robert Wickens more than three seconds.
For third place in the race saw a serious fight between Maxime Martin and Rene the Trust. After a wave of pit stops Renee rapidly overtook the BMW representative, and the decisive...
The leader of the championship to the DTM Lucas Auer won the second pole position of the season within the stage Lausitzring.
After the first attempt Auer lost Renee Grow, however, the last quick circle was able to beat the opponent by 0,105 seconds.
Auer, who won his first victory in the series on Lausitzring two weeks ago in Hockenheim also won in qualifying and the race. With the Austrian on the first row will start Robert Wickens received for qualification their first points of the season.
In the first part of qualification of Maxime Martin showed mediocre times, but in the end was able...
Mercedes racer Lucas, Auer was fastest in the second training stage on the DTM Lausitzring.
Along with his partner Robert Wikinson Auer (1.16,826) was the only rider that came from 1.17,00.
In the final minutes on the track under the heavy clouds, which made all the pilots to be on the track, not to lose time.
Jamie green had improved and was third behind the Austrian 0,266 seconds, but ahead of the Mercedes of Gary wards Paffett and Maro Engel.
Mike Rockenfeller became the sixth, and the rest of the Audi Sport drivers Rene Rast and Matthias ekström is located on the seventh and eighth...
Ward Audi Sport Mike Rockenfeller was fastest in the first practice session on Lausitzring, ahead of his teammate Mattias Ekström.
The Phoenix Team driver drove his fastest lap in 1.17,278 that 0,097 seconds faster than the Swede.
The third time proved Robert Wickens from Mercedes, and one more representative of Audi’s Jamie green settled for fourth place. He lost 0,328 seconds Lucas Auer.
It was followed by three more representative of Audi’s Nico müller, rené Rast and Loic Duval. Paul di Resta and Gary Paffett rounded out the top ten – last lost Mike Rockenfeller 0,745...
The Audi driver Jamie green said that suffered undeserved punishment after the restart in the second race of the DTM round at Hockenheim.
This year restarts in the DTM are in two rows, as in IndyCar.
Green was able to get ahead of Timo Glock, for which he was given picoseconds fine – supposedly green is first braked and then accelerated.
“I don’t know what they mean – admitted rider. – We have discussed all the rules regarding the first series of restarts. As I understand it, the race begins from the moment the lights go out. The race Director even said on radio that given...
Jamie green managed to win in the second race of the DTM on Sunday at Hockenheim, despite a five-second penalty.
Green grabbed the lead after the restart from the owner of the pole, and Timo Glock, despite the fact that the stewards didn’t like the maneuver and he was given the fine in five seconds, managed to create a sufficient advantage to remain the leader after the pit stop.
The safety car left the track after Robert Wickens tried to pass Nico Muller up the inside into the first corner. But not all went well, both riders touched Loïc Duval, who sent Wickens straight into the...
Pilot BMW’s Timo Glock showed the best time in the second qualification stage of the DTM in Hockenheim.
The session began on a wet track, but over time, the asphalt gradually dried up. Thus, the drivers were constantly improved their results, and leadership passed from hand to hand.
Seven minutes before the end of the qualification of the racers started to change into slicks. In the end, the most successful in these conditions was the Glock, ex-F1 racer has set a benchmark at the level of 1.31,406, which remained inaccessible to the other.
Just 0,026 seconds German lost his partner at...
Pilot BMW’s Maxime Martin has demonstrated the best result in the third training session in Hockenheim.
In cool weather conditions, the Belgian conquered time 1.31,777. In the second half of the workout was drizzling rain, but he did not create serious problems for the riders. However, there are concerns that during the day the rain will intensify.
Second and third places were for pilots Audi Mike Rockenfeller and Jamie Greene, Martin and losers 0,223 0,366 seconds, respectively.
Fourth went to Bruno Spengler, followed in the Protocol there are four representatives of Mercedes ‘...
Lucas Auer won the first race of the DTM at Hockenheim, despite attacks from the ex-F1 racer Timo Glock.
Auer started from pole position and was able to create a comfortable gap in the first stage of the race, while Glock at the start bypassed Edoardo Mortara in the first round held a successful attack on Gary Paffett being second.
However, before the first pit stop, the Glock could not get close to Auer and was forced to fend off attacks from Paffett.
Auer and Glock went in for a pit stop on the 17th lap, and due to the small delay of the Austrian Glock managed to reduce the...
Mercedes racer Lucas Auer won the first qualification of the new DTM season started this weekend at Hockenheim, according to AUTOSPORT.
After the first series of the Austrian circles, leading in the second practice on Saturday morning, ranked second behind teammate Gary Paffett. But at the final stage of the 20-minute session, the nephew of former Formula 1 driver Gerhard Berger has made every effort to come forward. In the end Auer showed the best time 1.30,549 and brought Affetto 0,193 seconds. The Briton also added, to reach the pole failed.
Mercedes rookie Edoardo Mortara will start his...