Tag Archive: dtm.com

Dec 07

DTM to be covered live from 2018 by German TV station SAT.1

Live coverage of all the 20 races

DTM has got a new partner. From 2018, SAT.1 will exclusively cover the races of the popular touring-car series live in Germany. This means that the fans will be able to keep on watching the DTM races on a sports-orientated free-to-air station. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 29

DTM: Reaped fruit and moments of anger

In the Q&A with DTM.com, Timo Glock looks back on his most successful DTM season to date

Reaped fruit and moments of angerFor Timo Glock, the 2017 DTM season was the most successful one in his career to date. The BMW driver finished seventh in the championship, thus securing the best result in the five years of the popular touring-car series’ grid.

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Nov 11

DTM – the extra time

Cars and drivers have arrived in Japan for the Motegi Super GT race meeting

DTM – the extra timeThe pleasant anticipation is increasing. During the SUPER GT season finale, at Montego, DTM will showcase itself in front of the Japanese motor-racing enthusiasts.

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Oct 26

From 24th to 26th October a total of 10 young talents will test at the Lausitzring for Audi, BMW and Mercedes-AMG

A chance for the young guns

A chance for the young gunsThe DTM Young Driver Tests are a traditional event, today, and this year young drivers once again are offered the opportunity to demonstrate their skills in the cockpit of a DTM vehicle.

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Oct 24

DTM return visit in Japan with three cars

Appearance in the SUPER GT finale at Motegi

DTM travels to Japan to showcase itself for the Japanese motor-racing enthusiasts in the SUPER GT season finale at Motegi. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 21

DTM-Finale at Hockenheim – an issue for Martin Tomczyk

The 2011 DTM Champion on the thrilling 2017 finish

DTM-Finale at Hockenheim – an issue for Martin TomczykIn 2011, Martin Tomczyk was the first driver in the history of the sport to secure the DTM crown with a previous-year spec car.

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Oct 19

Judgement Day: The somewhat different season résumé

18 races – 12 winners

dtmRast secures title thanks to his qualifying points. The closest finish in a title battle in the history of the sport. With the title ceremony for the new DTM champion, René Rast, on Sunday afternoon, the 2017 season reached its climax.

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Oct 15

Rookie René Rast storms to DTM title

Second place is enough for Rast to achieve biggest success of his career

Rookie René Rast storms to DTM titleA rookie driver rocks the DTM and wins the title: René Rast is the man of the moment and the new DTM champion. In the DTM season finale at the Hockenheimring Baden-Württemberg, the Audi driver crossed the finish line in second place and secured himself the 15 kilograms heavy champion’s trophy in his first full season of racing in the DTM.

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Oct 14

Jamie Green wins on Saturday – battle for the title to be decided in the final race

Audi drivers will decide the battle for the title among themselves on Sunday

Green wins on Saturday – battle for the title to be decided in the final raceBright sunshine, packed grandstands, thrilling duels and happy winners: the DTM race at the Hockenheimring on Saturday provided pure racing. After 36 laps, Audi driver Jamie Green was able to celebrate as he was standing on the top step of the podium for the third time this year. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 14

Glock storms to pole at Hockenheimring

For the third time this year, BMW driver Timo Glock is on pole position

Glock storms to poleThe starting grid for the DTM race at the Hockenheimring Baden-Württemberg on Saturday promises a thrilling 17th race of the season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 11

Battle for the DTM title: who will win the trophy?

Mattias Ekström in the best position for the final two races

Battle for the DTM title: who will win the trophy?Thriller time at Hockenheim. In the DTM season finale, held from 13th to 15th October 2017 at the German GP circuit, thrilling action will be guaranteed. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 05

“I promise, there is more to come” – Lucas Auer

Disastrous home event, mulled home meeting, maximum penalty at the Spielberg

“I promise, there is more to come” These were just some of the headlines in the media Lucas Auer had to cope with after the unpleasant weekend at the Red Bull Ring. The local hero travelled to Spielberg with the goal to really go for it but instead, the Austrian had to cope with a massive setback regarding his title ambitions.

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Sep 28

‘Die Fantastischen Vier’ at the DTM in Hockenheim

What’s up? One ticket for two shows!

Was geht? Die Fantastischen Vier in Hockenheim!The German rap quartet has been touring across the republic for 28 years, now. The Hip-Hop band has kept its street credibility throughout all these years and their fans truly appreciate this fact. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 24

René Rast wins turbulent race on Sunday

Jamie Green the tragic hero in a dramatic final stage

René Rast wins turbulent race on SundayAudi scores another clean sweep of the top three. 35,500 spectators visit the DTM weekend at Spielberg. René Rast has won the DTM race at the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg on Sunday. In a dramatic final stage, the German crossed the finish line after 39 laps ahead of his fellow Audi drivers Mike Rockenfeller and Nico Müller. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 24

Green doubles up (+video)

Jamie Green is the benchmark in the eighth DTM race weekend at Spielberg

Green doubles upAfter his pole position for the race on Saturday, the Audi driver also secured the best starting grid position for the second race of the weekend on Sunday.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 23

Ekström celebrates his first win of the season at Spielberg

A clean sweep of the top three for Audi in the race on Saturday

Ekström celebrates his first win of the season at SpielbergEkström extends points lead. Number of title candidates remains large. Audi driver Mattias Ekström made a step towards winning the title in the DTM race at the Red Bull Ring on Saturday: in the 15th race of the season, the Swede scored his first win of this year and extended his lead in the drivers’ standings to 28 points.

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Sep 22

Change in the management of ITR GmbH

A change in the organisation of the DTM touring car race series

DTM logoAchim Kostron is the new managing director of ITR GmbH. The 42-year-old is taking over from Florian Zitzlsperger (42), who had supported the ITR in the restructuring and has led the organisation since June, 2016. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 21

Battle for the DTM title comes to a climax in front of picturesque backdrop

Ekström’s declaration of love to Spielberg

DTM Spielberg 2016Timo Glock wants to repeat the win he secured last year. Mercedes-AMG travels to the Red Bull Ring with boosted confidence. The mountains are beckoning. This weekend, DTM makes its annual stop at the Red Bull Ring located at Spielberg, Austria, before the season will end with the final two races in mid-October at Hockenheim.

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Sep 18

“Disagreements among the drivers are just normal”

From the involved parties’ point of view, it’s often difficult to decide who was the victim and who the wrongdoer

„Disagreements among the drivers are just normal” The incident when Timo Glock crashed in the Sunday race into the rear of Nico Müller’s Audi caused controversial discussions. At the end of the day, the BMW driver received a booking for having caused the collision. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 14

The way for abolition of the performance weights has been cleared

Manufacturers’ decision for the benefit of the series – Berger: “A strong signal for DTM”

he way for abolition of the performance weights has been clearedWith a forward-looking agreement, the three manufacturers involved in the touring-car series DTM have cleared the way to abolish the highly controversial performance weights. Together with DTM promoter and rights holder ITR, Audi, BMW and Mercedes amicably agreed upon completely abolishing the performance-dependent handicap weights with immediate effect. Read the rest of this entry »

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