Gary Paffett (EURONICS Mercedes AMG C-Coupé) in grid position twelve for start of season’s penultimate race.
Gary Paffett (EURONICS Mercedes AMG C-Coupé) secures sixth place in his 100th DTM race.
Fourth podium for Mercedes Junior Christian Vietoris (DTM Mercedes AMG C-Coupé).
The Audi driver crossed the finish line after 74 laps with an advantage of 1.303 seconds over his fellow Audi driver Mattias Ekström.
Gary Paffett (EURONICS Mercedes AMG C-Coupé) is third in drivers' standings after clinching fifth place in the race.
Robert Wickens (STIHL Mercedes AMG C-Coupé) secures first DTM victory at Norisring. Toto Wolff: “Following the stewards’ decision, I would wish to congratulate Robert on his maiden DTM victory.”
Five of the six Mercedes-Benz drivers in top ten on grid.
Race 5 of the 2013 DTM season takes place at the Norisring in Nuremberg on the weekend of 13th/14th July. Mercedes-Benz celebrates 25 years of contesting the series since it first entered a works team in 1988.
DTM adds activities for the spectators at the street circuit in Nuremberg.
After 52 laps, the 2005 DTM champion, Gary Paffett, crossed the finish line as the buoyant winner.
A premiere for Christian Vietoris: for the first time in his career, the Mercedes-Benz driver claimed pole position for a DTM race.
Prior to its fourth season round at the Lausitzring this weekend, the DTM spontaneously responded to the situation in the immediate vicinity of the race track.
Lausitzring hosts fourth race of 2013 DTM season on the weekend of 15th - 16th June. VfB design proves popular with fans: Pascal Wehrlein continues in VfB Mercedes AMG C-Coupé.
Robert Wickens: “After 98 extremely tiring laps, I had to sprint down the full length of the pit lane to the podium ceremony!“
The Brazilian Augusto Farfus successfully used the technical novelties option tyres and DRS to take the chequered flag from his fellow BMW driver Dirk Werner and Christian Vietoris (Mercedes-Benz).
The first race of the season covers 42 laps and 192.108 kilometres and starts on Sunday at 13:30 hrs (CET).
Test phase finished, the season can start in May at Hockenheim
Thanks to Marco Wittmann, BMW also secured one of the fastest lap times on the Barcelona time sheets.