Tag Archive: DTM

Apr 10

F1 return still ‘impossible’ for now – Kubica

“The limitations have made my life more difficult”

DTM - AMG Mercedes C-Coupe - Robert Kubica (5) Robert Kubica has revealed his physical limitations are still standing in the way of his return to formula one. Read the rest of this entry »

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 »

Mar 06

Wolff would quit F1 to start family

Susie Wolff has revealed that if she ever has children, she will quit motor racing

Susie Wolff The wife of Mercedes boss Toto, 31-year-old Briton Wolff has stepped up her role with the Williams team this year. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 03

Martin Anayi Q&A

“The future of World RX is huge”

FIA World Rallycross - Martin Anayi This year will mark the inaugural season of the highly-anticipated FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy: motorsport’s fastest-growing World Championship, which is centred around incredible 600bhp machines which reach nought to sixty faster than a Formula One car. 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 29

‘Embarrassing’ start to F1′s brave new era

“Why do we always make everything more complicated?”

2014-01-28 - Caterham F1 Team - CT05 launch 01Roger Benoit, one of the longest serving F1 correspondents in the paddock, said Tuesday’s events at Jerez were “embarrassing”. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 27

Williams was also option for Juncadella

A role at Williams was also an option for Daniel Juncadella for 2014.

2014-01-24 - Sahara Force India - Daniel Juncadella Thanks to his backing by the Kazakh capital Astana, the 22-year-old Spaniard will be Force India’s reserve this year, attending all races and taking part in several Friday practices. 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 26

Auto GP secures Eurosport live coverage

Partnership with WTCC, DTM, ELMS for 2014

AutoGP Auto GP Organization is proud to announce its 2014 calendar. As previously announced, the series will contest its fifth season over eight rounds, all of them on circuits steeped in motorsports history.

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Jan 24

Daniel Juncadella joins Sahara Force India as a reserve driver

The 22-year-old will attend all races with the team
2014-01-24 - Sahara Force India - Daniel JuncadellaSahara Force India is pleased to welcome a new face to the team with Spain’s Daniel Juncadella joining as a reserve driver for the 2014 season. 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 »

Jan 20

‘F1 not always best option for Brazilians’

Massa has moved to struggling Williams for 2014

Felipe Massa  no 19 The president of Brazil’s auto racing federation is not sure it is true that “F1 is always the best option” for the country’s rising drivers. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 13

Disappointed Leimer ‘deserves’ F1 seat

Leimer, 24, admits to being disappointed.

GP2 - Racing Engineering - Fabio Leimer The new reigning champion of the F1 support series GP2 will not move up to the pinnacle of motor sport in 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 17

VW, Audi, Porsche play down F1 rumours

“There are no plans for us to go into formula one.”

2011-01-13_0582 Volkswagen, and its major motor sport-linked brands, have denied the latest round of speculation connecting the German marque with a potential formula one foray. Read the rest of this entry »

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