Timo Glock won the qualification of the DTM in Zandvoort, which was interrupted by heavy rain.
Later half of the session, when the racers went on their second attempt, the track was covered with rain, what primeval times determined the starting order.
Former F1 driver Timo Glock did it in 1.27,823 that were better than the circle Augusto Farfus on 0,084 seconds.
The third result showed the reigning champion Marco Wittmann, -1.28,065. In fourth place was another representative of BMW’s Maxime Martin.
The best of the Audi was rené Rast behind him, his partner Loic Duval and the top...
In the second DTM practice at Zandvoort the first three time showed racers Audi: Jamie green, Loic Duval and rené Rast.
After an overnight shower the track in some places remained wet, but the main problem for the riders was a strong wind.
The fourth ward became the BMW of Marco Wittmann, ahead of the Audi of Mattias Ekström.
Best of Mercedes was Gary Paffet, and the top 10 rounded out by Mike Rockenfeller (Audi), Paul di Resta, Lucas Auer (both Mercedes) and Timo Glock (BMW).
Audi Sport Team Rosberg
BMW racer Augusto Farfus posted the fastest time in first free practice of the DTM at the Dutch track Zandvoort.
The Brazilian showed in the final minutes of the session, the best time of 1.29,506 and was ahead by 0,243 seconds to become the second representative of the Mercedes Lucas Auer, who was in the lead most of the 30-minute workout.
The third time proved partner Farfus group, reigning champion Marco Wittmann.
The overall leader Mattias ekström took fourth place and was the best driver BMW. Rounded out the top 5 Gary Paffett.
The first nine pilots shared 0,857 seconds, then as it...
Rene Rast – racer with an incredible experience of playing in a very large number of different racing classes. In each category he was making progress. Was no exception and a series DTM, in which sometimes the pilot gets to adapt a lot of time. But rené Rast in the first full season in the DTM has won two, and the second on the Moscow Raceway, after which he gave an exclusive interview . At the moment the Stretch is in second place in the championship, behind Ekström only one point.
Renee, you have a great experience of performances in the various Championships you played in the cups VW,...
On Monday evening, Mercedes shocked the Motorsport community, announced his retirement from DTM after 2018. What threatens the German touring car championship, the loss of such a large and famous manufacturer? Understands the publication Motorsport-Total.
Is it terrible care of Mercedes?
First of all, the withdrawal of the concern from Stuttgart does not mean the end of DTM. If in 2019 will not be a new manufacturer in the championship will remain two of the group’s Audi and BMW, but this is not the first such case in the history of the Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters.
At the end of 2005...
Mercedes and BMW has criticized the tactics of team Audi in the Sunday race at Moscow Raceway.
Four riders headed Marco Wittmann drove into the pits, after which they lag leveled at the expense of the safety car, and they came forward when the others went into the pits.
However, Nico müller remained on the road, holding the other to his teammate Mattias ekström caught up with the leaders.
“Nico müller was blocked by the others. In Cycling, these are called Wassertrager [literally: the water pot; translated from German.] is the one who helps teammates – said the boss of BMW Jars...
Head of DTM Gerhard Berger criticized the Audi team orders during the second stage of the race series at Moscow Raceway.
Maro Engel won the second race of the DTM at Moscow Raceway
Since the beginning of the race was the safety car, those who had stopped for a pit stop, was in a winning position. Mattias ekström lost a lot of time due to a late pit stop, however, another Audi driver Nico müller was diligently kept the peloton to the Swede was able to catch the leaders. Eventually ekström finished second, losing just 0.3 seconds to the winner Maro Engel.
“We all know that sometimes...
Ward Mercedes Maro Engel won for the first time in the DTM, keeping the onslaught of Mattias Ekström in the second race at Moscow Raceway.
Engel started 17th and already in the first round went on a mandatory pit stop that was the right decision. On the fifth lap due to brake failure Maxim Martin, the track out the safety car – so Engel played the time lost at the pit stop, and on the restart was able to overtake Marco Wittmann.
Ekstrom started on the second, went in for a pit stop only in the middle of the race, however, Engel and Wittmann had no way to get around Nico Muller, which...
BMW of Tom Blomqvist has not passed a technical Commission, which the British had deprived the pole position and pushed to the last spot of the grid for the second race of the DTM round at Moscow Raceway.
The second skill That was the fastest, however, the technical meeting agreed that they could not take from the tank car requires 1 kg of fuel.
Tom Blomqvist was the best in the second qualifying at Moscow Raceway
“The first place in the second qualification for one hour. Then I was disqualified from the results of qualifying due to miscalculation in fuel. Will start last. A typical...
BMW pilot Tom Blomqvist showed the best time in the second qualification stage of the DTM at the Moscow Raceway.
Under the checkered flag the Briton had managed to round 1.26,518, which lifted him from 12th to first place in the Protocol.
Only 0.061 seconds lost to the Blomqvist one racer BMW of Bruno Spengler. The top three was rounded out by Mattias ekström.
From the fourth position on the grid for the second race will be started by the winner of the first race in Volokolamsk and the overall leader of the season-2017 Rene Rast, and fifth was Paul di Resta.
The second half of the top ten...