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DTM Announces 2015 Calendar

by on 4 December 2014 in Motorsport

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When it comes to the 2015 season, the DTM fans may look forward to even more race action: the DTM calendar comprises nine race weekends, with two races to be contested per weekend – one on Saturday and one on Sunday. “We know that many DTM enthusiasts were keen on two races per weekend as every additional race minute promises additional excitement and action,” explains ITR Chairman Hans Werner Aufrecht. “Now we responded to this desire and we are going to fix the details in the coming weeks.” Meanwhile, it’s already certain that the most popular international touring-car series will hold the majority of its events together with its partner series FIA Formula 3 European Championship, Porsche Carerra Cup Germany and the all new Audi Sport TT Cup – thus representing an action and excitement packed package second to none in the European motor-racing world.

Essen 2014: DTM Showcases at Essen Motor Show in Hall 3

by on 2 December 2014 in Motorsport

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Now, with the thrilling 2014 DTM season being over, the motor-racing enthusiasts may look forward to the ‘extra time’: at the Essen Motor Show (29th November to 07th December), right before entering the off-season, the top division of international touring-car racing once again will showcase itself in big style. An 800 square-metre booth in hall 3 (stand A160) will feature action, information and DTM atmosphere at your fingertips. Quite obviously, the 460bhp racers will represent the eye-catcher of the DTM appearance: here, the visitors can get closer than ever to Audi RS 5 DTM, BMW M4 DTM and DTM Mercedes AMG C-Coupé. And the DTM aces also will be on site. On the two weekends of the fair, three drivers representing the three German premium-car manufacturers involved in DTM, Audi, BMW and Mercedes Benz will attend the stand again and again for interview rounds and autographing session. More…

DTM Selects Zandvoort as Replacement Venue for China

by on 24 July 2014 in Motorsport

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Stuttgart. The ninth round of the 2014 DTM season will be held from 27th to 28th September at Zandvoort, Netherlands. The Chinese round that originally was supposed to be held at Guangzhou, on this weekend, had to be cancelled as the modifications necessary for erecting the circuit proved to be far more extensive than planned. […] More…

CBS Sports to Broadcast DTM in America

by on 29 May 2014 in Motorsport

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Wiesbaden- The DTM is taking a further step towards America. On behalf of the DTM rights holder and promoter ITR E.V., the _wige MARKETING gmbh completed a contract with CBS Sports for the 2014 season.  CBS Sports is part of CBS, America’s most-watched TV network, which can be seen on a total of 14 stations via cable, satellite and […] More…

DTM Involved Again in 2014 ‘Ball des Sports’

by on 11 February 2014 in Motorsport

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„Jump to Sochi“: on 08th February, when the first Olympic medals will have been won at Russia’s Black Sea coast, the guests of the 44th ‘Ball des Sports’, held under this motto, also will look to Sochi – inter alia via a live connection. And it goes without saying that DTM also will once again be involved in the event in Wiesbaden’s ‘Rhein-Main-Hallen’. The active participation in Europe’s most successful charity event represents an integral part of the intense long-term partnership between the most popular international touring-car series and the foundation ‘Deutsche Sporthilfe’. Traditionally, the race series hosts the official after-show party ‘DTM Race Club’.

DTM Provides Essen Motor Show Visitors a Very Special Experience

by on 3 December 2013 in Motorsport

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Experience the World of DTM: from 30th November to 08th December, the most popular international touring-car series will provide the Essen Motor Show visitors special insight. At the 1200 square metre DTM stand in hall 3, the fans are taken right to a racetrack. Between DTM cars and the original DTM podium, they even can act as real racers or mechanics and take a glance behind the curtains. And the big special exhibition ’30 Years DTM’ with many cars from the series’ history will complete the perfect DTM feeling.

2014 DTM Calendar: Return to China and Hungary

by on 21 October 2013 in Motorsport

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Wiesbaden. In the run-up to its 2013 season finale, held this Sunday (20th October) at 14:00hrs at the Hockenheimring Baden-Württemberg, DTM already looks ahead to the 2014 season. The most popular international touring-car series is going to return to China and Hungary, next year. DTM raced at the Hungaroring in 1988 and now it will make its second appearance at Hungary’s Formula 1 circuit, located not far from Budapest. While China was the venue of DTM races in 2004 and 2010 and consequently will stage its third DTM event, in 2014.

DTM: Car Underweight – Tomczyk Loses Pole Position to Rockenfeller

by on 18 May 2013 in Motorsport

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Fawkham. Martin Tomczyk wasn’t able to celebrate his maiden pole position for BMW for too long. After his fastest time in qualifying for the second DTM season round at Brands Hatch, it was found in scrutineering of his car that the 2011 champion’s BMW M3 DTM was underweight. As a result, the stewards of the meeting excluded the 31-year old from qualifying, but he is allowed to start the race on Sunday (12.30 hrs local time/13.30 hrs CET) from last place on the grid.

New Official YouTube Channel for DTM Racing Series

by on 6 May 2013 in Motorsport Video

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Just in time for the season kick-off, held this weekend at Hockenheim, DTM now also goes flat out at YouTube. On 1st May, the starting signal was given for the most popular international touring-car series’ new YouTube channel. At the URL, the DTM enthusiasts and those interested in becoming a part of the DTM following will find with immediate effect spectacular and exclusive video footage of the Audi, BMW and Mercedes-Benz DTM aces.

The Official DTM App – Now Also Available for Android

by on 11 April 2013 in Audi News Motorsport

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The DTM-App family is growing. With immediate effect, iPhone and iPad do not represent the only opportunities for the fans of the most popular international touring-car series to get access to loads of information. Just in time for the season kick-off, on 5th May at Hockenheim, the DTM App also is available free of charge for the millions of Android smart-phone users. The Android App can be downloaded in the Google Play Store.

DTM Enters 2013 Season with New Drivers and Innovations

by on 11 April 2013 in Motorsport

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A little bit less than four weeks prior to the DTM season opener, the DTM presented itself to the media at the occasion of the start of the second and final ITR test at the Hockenheimring Baden-Württemberg. In a press conference, the ITR e.V. as the DTM’s rights-holder and promoter and the three manufacturers Audi, BMW and Mercedes-Benz presented its new drivers, technical innovations and new regulations. More…

DTM Goes USA in Cooperation with GRAND-AM and IMSA

by on 29 March 2013 in Motorsport

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Exploring an opportunity that could additionally change the face, and the future, of road racing, GRAND-AM Road Racing and the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) tonight announced a license and cooperation agreement with the Internationale Tourenwagen-Rennen (ITR e.V.), which administers DTM racing.