Tag Archive: Maro Engel
In the end, Christian Vietoris and his team-mates were defeated by just a few seconds, in the battle for the 24h-Race win
In a turbulent, partly chaotic Nürburgring 24h Race, the DTM driver who contested the race in the Mercedes-AMG GT3 together with Marco Seefried, Renger van de Zande and Christian Hohenadel had to settle for coming second in the closest finish in the history of the event.
Bruno Spengler second, still leads DTM Championship
In his 44th DTM race, Mike Rockenfeller scored his maiden victory. The 27-year old Audi driver from the German village of Neuwied started from third place on the grid into the second round of the 2011 DTM season at Zandvoort in The Netherlands, showed an error-free race with a perfect pit stop strategy and crossed the finish line as the winner after 41 laps.
Scheider wins “the best race of his life” in Italy
Incredible action in the penultimate DTM round of the season at the Adria International Raceway. The spectators got to see an action-packed race with many overtaking manoeuvres, a thrilling battle for the title and a winner that nobody had reckoned with prior to the race.
After the Hockenheimring Baden-Württemberg race
“I am very happy to have achieved my fourth win of the season and I thank my team – again they gave me a perfect car. Unfortunately, I missed the championship win by five points, but I want to congratulate Timo Scheider, he was more consistent and deserved to win.” – Paffett
For the first time this season Bruno Spengler (Mercedes-Benz) is on pole position
In qualifying for the ninth DTM season round at Dijon-Prenois in France, the Canadian set the fastest time of 1:19,914 minutes. Another AMG Mercedes C-Class will be lining up alongside Spengler on the front row of the grid: Paul Di Resta (Mercedes-Benz) claimed second place.
Maro Engel is one of four newcomers in the 2008 DTM season
The 22-year old made his way into the DTM through the ranks of the British Formula 3 championship, in which he ended runner-up last year. In the DTM, the driver from Munich is racing for Peter Mücke’s team, alongside another DTM novice, Ralf Schumacher.