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DTM and Super GT Agree to New Class One Regulations. IMSA Involved.

posted by on 30 September 2014 in Motorsport

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DTM and the Japanese Super GT are making big steps forward, in their co-operation. Since the beginning of the 2014 season, the technical regulations – mainly in the chassis and the aero areas – have been identical, in the two series and from 2017, there also will be joint engine regulations: two litres, four cylinders, turbo charged. These are the key data of the new ‘Class One’ – how it will be internationally called. That was agreed upon by DTM rights holder and promoter ITR e.V., the Japanese Super-GT organisers GTA and all the manufacturers involved during a joint meeting, on 30th October in Tokyo. In addition, the American motor-racing association, IMSA, also plans to announce races according to the new Class-One regulations. More…

DTM: Audi Sport Victorious at Zandvoort

posted by on 29 September 2014 in Motorsport

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In what was arguably the most thrilling race of the year Mattias Ekström kept a cool head and gave Audi its first victory of the DTM season at Zandvoort. For the Swede, this marked an amazing fourth triumph at Zandvoort, for Audi, it was the seventh success in eleven runs on the challenging track in the Dutch dunes. More…

DTM: Audi Shines in Qualifying at Zandvoort

posted by on 27 September 2014 in Motorsport

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This is a very rare occurrence in the DTM: With four RS 5 DTM cars in the top five, Audi managed a brilliant performance in qualifying for the DTM race at Zandvoort (the Netherlands). Particularly remarkable was Mike Rockenfeller’s showing, who clinched the pole position in the Schaeffler Audi RS 5 DTM. More…

DTM: Eager Anticipation of Audi Drivers’ Favorite Track

posted by on 25 September 2014 in Motorsport

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The battle for the prestigious title of the best manufacturer is intensifying. Before the penultimate round of the DTM at Zandvoort next weekend (September 27 to 28) Audi and BMW are separated by only 18 points. The advantage for the four rings: There is no other track of which the Audi drivers have as many fond memories as of the circuit located on the North Sea Coast about an hour’s drive from Amsterdam. More…

Audi Sport News Update: DTM

posted by on 16 September 2014 in Motorsport

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All the latest news from the Audi Sport DTM squad. More…

DTM: Timo Scheider Clinches Third at Lausitzring

posted by on 15 September 2014 in Audi News

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Audi driver Timo Scheider clinched third place, marking his first podium result of the season, at the Lausitzring in front of 58,000 spectators (throughout the weekend). More…

DTM: Audi on Front Row of the Grid at the Lausitzring

posted by on 13 September 2014 in Motorsport

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The two-time DTM Champion Mattias Ekström in his Red Bull Audi RS 5 DTM will be starting the race at the Lausitzring from the front row of the grid. With four RS 5 DTM cars in the top six Audi is in a very good overall position for round eight of the season. More…

DTM: Audi Banks on Strong Teamwork at Lausitz

posted by on 11 September 2014 in Motorsport

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Motorsport fans can look forward to a thrilling battle for the crown in the manufacturers’ classification in the remaining three races. Before round eight at the Lausitzring next weekend (September 12 to 14) Audi is within striking distance of the leader of the standings, BMW, and aims to make up the gap with a strong team performance. More…

Audi Sport News Update: DTM

posted by on 3 September 2014 in Motorsport

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All the latest news from the Audi Sport DTM teams. More…

Audi Sport News Roundup: DTM

posted by on 18 August 2014 in Audi News

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All the latest news from the Audi Sport DTM squad during race week at the Nürburbgring circuit. More…

DTM: Double Podium for Audi Sport at Nurburgring

posted by on 18 August 2014 in Audi News

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A double podium for Audi in the DTM: At the Nürburgring, Mike Rockenfeller (Audi Sport Team Phoenix) and Edoardo Mortara (Audi Sport Team Abt Sportsline) in front of 80,000 spectators (throughout the weekend) clinched positions two and three. More…

DTM: Five Audi RS 5 DTM Cars in Top Six at Nurburgring Qualifying

posted by on 16 August 2014 in Motorsport

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Audi has regained its typical strength in the DTM qualifying session at the Nürburgring. In difficult conditions, five Audi RS 5 DTM cars made it into the top six. More…