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New Look for Eibach at Essen Motor Show, Including Audi DTM Drivers

by on 13 November 2012 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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For decades, sport suspension components have been one of the most important accessories for car enthusiasts. As a traditional manufacturer of high-quality suspension components known worldwide, Eibach increases its presence at this year’s Essen Motor Show. For the first time, the new Eibach exhibition booth (No. 310, Hall 3) will be presented on an impressive […] More…

Audi DTM Driver Edoardo Mortara to Test with Lotus F1 in Abu Dhabi

by on 24 October 2012 in Motorsport

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Though one of the fresher faces in Audi’s DTM lineup, Edoardo Mortara should not be underestimated. While his name may not be as synonymous with Audi and the DTM as say Ekstrom or Scheider, Mortara still came out in the points this year, better than any of his Audi teammates by season’s end. No doubt […] More…

Video: DTM Orchestra YouTube Short Closes Out 2012 Season on High Note

by on 23 October 2012 in Motorsport Video

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This video got us to thinking. Of the motorsport series that Audi competes in, the DTM seems to be the less loved of the group. Though Le Mans/WEC certainly pushes technology and team members further, and Nurburgring is more fabled, this video reminds us of everything we love about Audi’s touring car heritage. You won’t find such ragged-edge and rough and tumble (via bumping and smashing) racing in any other series in which Audi competes. This year was a tough year for the Audi Sport DTM squads, but not for lack of putting on a good show. To that we’ll raise a glass to the DTM teams and thank them for such a great show.

Q&A: Adrien Tambay on the Completion of His First DTM Season

by on 22 October 2012 in Motorsport

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With the DTM finale at Hockenheim now one for the history books, Audi Sport driver Adrien Tambay chats in retrospective about his first season in the fabled touring series. More…

DTM: Audi Sport News Update

by on 22 October 2012 in Motorsport

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As of 2014, the Japanese Super GT will adopt the Technical Regulations of the DTM. During the DTM finale at Hockenheim, TV presenter Judith Rakers was treated to a ride in the Audi DTM race taxi.

DTM: Disappointing Finale for Audi

by on 21 October 2012 in Motorsport

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128,000 spectators in perfect weather witnessed a nail-biting finale of the 2012 DTM season, which Audi finished as the runner-up in the manufacturers’ classification. More…

DTM: Audi on Second Row of Grid at Season Finale

by on 20 October 2012 in Motorsport

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Mattias Ekström (Audi Sport Team Abt Sportsline) will start into the DTM finale at the Hockenheimring (from 13:45 live on “Das Erste”) from grid position four as the best Audi driver. More…

DTM: Audi Sport News Update

by on 15 October 2012 in Motorsport

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Press conference at the Kart track: The DTM is inviting to a press conference before its season finale at Hockenheim. Audi factory driver Mike Rockenfeller and two other DTM racers will answer questions by the media at Planet Kart in Mannheim on Monday, starting at 10:30.

Q&A: Rahel Frey on Her Performance at Valencia DTM Round

by on 8 October 2012 in Motorsport

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Audi Sport DTM driver Rahel Frey talks about her best performance this season in last week’s Valencia round. More…

DTM: Audi Sport News Update

by on 8 October 2012 in Motorsport

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In what was a race-free week for them, the Audi factory drivers were in high demand as interview guests, participants and partners at trade fairs, awards ceremonies and a TV event. More…

DTM: Audi Takes Lead in Manufacturers’ Championship

by on 3 October 2012 in Motorsport

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The aim has been achieved: In the Spanish DTM round at Valencia, Audi took the lead in the manufacturers’ championship with an impressive team performance and is now traveling to the grand finale at the Hockenheimring (October 21/live on “Das Erste”) with a 31-point advantage. More…

Audi Sport News Update: DTM

by on 2 October 2012 in Motorsport

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Miguel Molina goes home, track flooded, hotel struck by lightning, and more from the Audi Sport DTM squad.