Tag Archive: Hockenheim

Jan 26

DTM remains on ARD – new contract has been signed

A contract to this end, covering the 2016 and 2017 race seasons, was signed by ARD and ITR

DTM logo Delightful news for the fans of the world’s most popular touring car series: in the future, live and exclusive broadcast of the races remains on the first German TV channel, ARD. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 14

Rallycross again part of the DTM season kick-off

They don’t avoid any risk, look for the close battle with their adversaries and drift through the corners at high speeds

Dany FlageoleLast year, the FIA World Rallycross Championship drivers spiced the DTM season kick-off up for the first time and in 2016 they will be back at Hockenheim.

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Nov 30

DTM calendar for the 2016 season confirmed

As usual, the season will be kicked off at Hockenheim

DTM calendar for the 2016 season confirmed With immediate effect, the fans of the most popular international touring-car series can concretise their planning for the coming year as the DTM race calendar for 2016 has been announced. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 17

Macau GP grid features a big proportion of FIA F3 EC drivers

The FIA Formula 3 European Championship will be represented by 23 drivers on the Macau GP grid

Macau-GP One of them is the new FIA Formula 3 European Champion, Felix Rosenqvist (SJM Theodore Racing by Prema Powerteam), who already won the 2014 edition of the prestigious event. The most important Formula 3 race in the world will be contested on 22nd November in the former Portuguese colony Macau, located a one-hour ferry trip from Hong Kong. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 16

Gustav Malja to replace injured Robert Visoiu

Swede returns to GP2 with Rapax

Gustav Malja to replace injured Robert VisoiuThe GP2 Series is ready for the final stint of 2015 with teams and drivers lining-up next weekend at Bahrain for round 10. The event will enable teams and drivers to recover the cancelled round at Hockenheim.

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Sep 04

Formula 4: Attractive support races with Mick Schumacher

His father Michael is a legend and consequently, the public interest is extremely high.

Therefore, it will come as no surprise that Mick Schumacher used an alias, in the first years of his still short career. Only since the beginning of the 2015 season, his real name can be found on the entry lists. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 25

Total surveillance – a visit to the race control

The room is small and monitors are flickering everywhere.

At the front, numerous TVs form a big video wall and the tables are packed with monitors standing side by side. Between them, 15 people are watching the action as if hypnotised. Read the rest of this entry »

May 27

The spectacle will be continued – DTM makes its Lausitzring stop

Will Audi be able to keep up the dominance they displayed in the season kick-off at Hockenheim?

DTM logo Will round three feature the third race winner in the still young season? And who will prevail in the fourth clash of forces? The answers to all these questions will be given from 29th to 31st May at the Lausitzring.

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May 07

Mattias Ekström will win the title – say his rivals

Mattias Ekström will win the 2015 DTM Drivers’ championship.

2015-05-01-0054This was the prediction of about a third of the drivers on the 2015 DTM grid. In an anonymous poll, conducted prior to the season kick-off weekend, the 36-year old Swede proved to be the winner. In the 143 DTM races he contested up to the end of the 2014 season,  Ekström secured 19 race wins, 63 podiums and 19 poles.

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May 03

Solberg wins in Hockenheim as World RX proves a big hit with DTM fans

Ford Olsbergs MSE driver Reinis Nitiss took the runners-up spot and Team Peugeot-Hansen’s Timmy Hansen finished third. 
2015-04-30-0002Norway’s Petter Solberg took a lights-to-flag victory at the first ever World RX of Hockenheim, round two of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy, which was attended by over 75,000 people this weekend.

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May 02

Solberg leads World RX at Hockenheim after four heats

Ford Olsbergs MSE driver Reinis Nitiss is second and Britain’s Liam Doran third in his SDRX Citroen DS3

World RX Norway’s Petter Solberg leads round two of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy at the end of four action-packed heats on the new purpose-built RX track at Hockenheim, Germany. Read the rest of this entry »

May 01

Lucas Auer: “I am delighted that the action finally starts”

As one of three rookie drivers in this year’s DTM, Lucas Auer is in the focus of the attention

Immediately before heading off to Hockenheim, Lucas Auer spoke about his expectations for the DTM season opener during a small interview session for selected Austrian media. “I can hardly await finally sitting in the car,” the Tyrolean admitted. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 30

2015 DTM on TV: All the races covered live by ARD

N-TV snd Sport1 to extend their coverage – Second screen offerings at Sportschau.de and DTM.com

DTM logo Just a few more days to go to the DTM season kick-off at Hockenheim. From 30th April to 03rd May, the Hockenheimring will stage am outstanding motor-sport festival.

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Apr 29

World RX ready to mix it up with DTM at Hockenheim

A total of 22 World RX Supercars including the permanent World Championship drivers will compete at the famous Hockenheimring

Rallycross FIA logoRound two of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy takes place at Hockenheim this weekend (30 April-3 May) as the World RX teams and drivers prepare for some exhilarating motorsport action alongside the highly-acclaimed DTM series (German Touring Car Masters).
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Apr 29

Fast rookies chasing Antonio Giovinazzi

Canadian Lance Stroll currently 7th in the championship

FIA Formula 3 European Championship logo

This weekend, 35 of the world’s best Formula 3 drivers will meet at Hockenheim to contest the fourth, fifth and sixth rounds of the 2015 FIA Formula 3 European Championship season.

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Apr 29

DTM, let the show begin

Festival at Hockenheim to herald the new season

2014 10 03 HockenheimI 1533 The waiting is over: with the ‘DTM-Festival’ at the Hockenheimring, the most popular international touring-car series kicks off its new season.

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Mar 31

DTM tests at Oschersleben

Just a few weeks before the 2015 season will be officially kicked off on the first weekend in May at Hockenheim

DTM logo The motor-sport departments of the manufacturers involved – Audi, BMW and Mercedes-Benz – will use the second and last official pre-season tests at Oschersleben (13th to 16th April) to complete their preparations for the things to come. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 13

DTM new race formats with two championship rounds per weekend

The new format will make its debut in the DTM season kick-off, from 30th April to 03rd May at Hockenheim

DTM logo In the 2015 season, DTM will provide the spectators a new race format with two races of equal value per weekend, thus becoming even more attractive for both the crowds on site and the TV audience.

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Feb 20

DTM to kick the new season off with a top-class event

FIA World Rallycross Championship to make an appearance in the Hockenheim DTM festival’s support program

DTM logo From 30th April to 03rd May, DTM is going flat out, for the motor-racing enthusiasts, by providing them a very special event as season opener.

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Feb 20

World RX signs multi-year deal with DTM for Hockenheim race

The Hockenheimring was originally built in 1932 and is home to the biannual German Formula One race

Rallycross FIA logo The FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy has agreed terms with the World Motor Sport Council (WMSC) to hold a 13th World Championship round alongside the DTM season-opener at the Hockenheimring in Germany (1-3 May, 2015).  Read the rest of this entry »

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