Category Archive: DTM

Mar 12

Haug returns to motor racing with DTM

Norbert Haug is returning to motor racing.

2012-07-21 - Mercedes AMG Petronas - Germany - Norbert Haug 01 Having lost his role as Mercedes’ motor sport chief, the 61-year-old found a new job at a German company specialising in vehicle mobility for disabled people. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 12

Di Resta yet to secure Mercedes F1 role

“My desire is to be involved in formula one in some way, shape or form”

2013-06-05-0185 Now mere hours before the engines are fired up in Melbourne, Paul di Resta still has not secured a new F1 role for 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 28

Former F1 driver Vitaly Petrov will race a Mercedes in the German touring car series DTM in 2014

Mercedes signs Petrov for DTM

Vitaly Petrov  portrait Mercedes The former Renault and Caterham driver tested for the German marque recently, with Toto Wolff saying Petrov had a good chance of a race seat because “Russia is a highly significant market”. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 27

Di Resta needs 2014 role for F1 return – Coulthard

“We’ll see how it goes, but at the moment there is nothing.”

2013-06-09_0067 Paul di Resta’s hopes of returning to formula one depend on him securing a key role in 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 11

Di Resta, Hamilton settle court dispute

“This has been a difficult year and I am just pleased to put it behind me”

2012-04-15 - Sahara Force India F1 Team - Chinese Grand Prix - Paul di Resta -  Anthony Hamilton Former F1 figures Paul di Resta and Anthony Hamilton have settled their legal dispute, following a bitter court battle in London late last year. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 31

Petrov’s DTM seat chances ’60pc’ – Wolff

“Vitaly has been on the podium in formula one.  What else do you need to say?”

2012-11-04 - Team Caterham - Abu Dhabi - Vitaly Petrov 02 Vitaly Petrov has a good chance of restarting his motor racing career in the German touring car series DTM. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 26

DTM / Super GT / IMSA Steering Committee holds second meeting

The first meeting was held July 2013 at the Norisring DTM round
DTM - Super GT - IMSA Steering Committee logo Surrounded by the atmosphere of the 52nd Rolex 24 At Daytona, the season kick-off of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship, the steering committee of DTM, SUPER GT and IMSA, held its second collaborative meeting.  Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 23

Petrov tests DTM car

“Russia is a highly significant market for the DTM and for Mercedes-Benz.” – Toto Wolff

2012-11-04 - Team Caterham - Abu Dhabi - Vitaly Petrov 02 Former Renault and Caterham driver Vitaly Petrov looks to be following Force India refugee Paul di Resta into the German touring car series DTM. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 22

Di Resta admits Mercedes F1 role possible

“First, though, I need to concentrate on DTM”

2013-06-05-0185 Paul di Resta has admitted his aim is to combine his return to DTM this year with a role in formula one. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 21

Di Resta back to DTM, linked with F1 reserve role

Di Resta will kick off his DTM return immediately

2013-06-09_0067 With the Scot having already lost his Force India seat, it was announced on Tuesday that Paul di Resta is returning to the German touring car series DTM in 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 16

Di Resta set for DTM return – report

“I’m not in a position to say what I’ll be doing next year”

2013-06-09_0067 Paul di Resta appears almost certain to return to the German touring car series DTM in 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 02

Race Of Champions 2013 Update

The event cannot take place as planned on December 14-15

Race Of Champions logoThe Sports Authority of Thailand and the organisers of the 2013 Race Of Champions have announced that the event cannot take place as planned on December 14-15 due to the current political situation in Bangkok. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 29

‘Space Dive’ record-breaker Felix Baumgartner to race at ROC

The Race Of Champions is set to feature its fastest ever competitor

20131019-0047Felix Baumgartner, the man who jumped from the edge of space with Red Bull Stratos, will race at next month’s ROC 2013 in Bangkok Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 27

GP2 Series Champion Fabio Leimer joins ROC line-up

 Race Of Champions will feature one of motor sport’s brightest talents

ROC - Fabio Leimer GP2 Series ChampionNewly-crowned GP2 Series Champion Fabio Leimer will compete at next month’s Race Of Champions in Bangkok, Thailand Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 20

Motorcycling legend Mick Doohan signs up for ROC 2013

Doohan will partner quadruple V8 Supercar Champion Jamie Whincup

Race Of Champions - Mick DoohanFive-time 500cc MotoGP world champion Mick Doohan will compete at next month’s Race Of Champions in Bangkok, Thailand Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 11

Triple ROC ‘Champion of Champions’ Mattias Ekström returns

ROC 2013 will take place on a specially constructed tarmac track

ROC - Race Of Champions - Mattias EkströmTriple ROC ‘Champion of Champions’ Mattias Ekström will make a return to the Race Of Champions at Bangkok’s Rajamangala Stadium on December 14-15.

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Oct 19

Bruno Spengler claims final DTM pole of the year

Picture-perfect weather for the DTM season finale at the Hockenheimring Baden-Württemberg

20131019-0026The 22 DTM drivers battled it out for the starting grid positions for the race on Sunday for the final time this year. BMW dominated proceedings in qualifying, because the brand from Munich had a clean sweep in the final heat of the hunt for the fastest times, locking out the first four places.

Oct 15

V8 Supercar great Jamie Whincup returns to ROC

Whincup has dominated Australia’s popular V8 Supercar series in recent years

Race Of Champions logo Four-time V8 Supercar champion Jamie Whincup has signed up to compete at the 2013 Race Of Champions in Bangkok, Thailand

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Sep 22

Mercedes eyes Massa for DTM seat

“He’s definitely an interesting driver.  We would certainly consider it”

Robert Wickens - photo © DTM Media Toto Wolff, the boss of Mercedes’ motor racing activities, has admitted Felipe Massa is a candidate to move into the German touring car series DTM in 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 18

Robert Wickens scores his maiden DTM victory at Nürburgring

Now 3rd in the championship, Spengler 4th

DTM logoFor the first time in his DTM career, Robert Wickens (Mercedes-Benz) climbed onto the top step of the winner’s podium: in the seventh round of the 2013 DTM season, the Canadian scored his maiden victory in the most popular international touring car series. Read the rest of this entry »

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