In a press conference at the occasion of the ninth round of the DTM at the
EuroSpeedway Lausitz, Laurent Aiello announced that he will retire from
motor sport at the end of the 2005 season.
Photo by xpb.cc.
"I have ...
It's been a busy time for McLaren recently, as the team has confirmed
both Vodafone as a title sponsor and current world champion Fernando Alonso as a
driver for 2007, and now the Woking squad has announced this season's DTM
champion Gary Paffett...
Audi's Mattias EkstrÃ¶m snatched the victory from Mercedes rival Gary Paffet
at the NÃ¼rburgring and regained the lead of the championship standings by
one single point. Paffett led most of the race until receiving a
drive-through penalty that ...
PROST WINS THE â‚¬500,000 CHARITY RACE
Goose skin atmosphere at the Norisring: 15 World
Championship titles and 184 Grand Prix wins: Emerson Fittipaldi, Nigel
Mansell, Alain Prost, Jody Scheckter, Johnny Cecotto und Mick Doohan were
Ingolstadt, 06 June 2005
Motorsport Newsletter 7/2005
Audi takes DTM lead Audi driver Fredrik Ekblom makes up ground
No surprises at Le Mans pre-test
Two podium finishes for SEAT in BTCC
Audi takes DTM lead.
At Brno, defending champion...
participation of the Minardi F1 Team in last Sunday's spectacular
Monaco aan de Maas event in Rotterdam, fans will have a further chance to
see the Faenza squad in action on Dutch soil this month, when Christijan
Albers makes a...
Ingolstadt, 04 December 2005
Audi Motorsport Newsletter 24/2005
EkstrÃ¶m and Kristensen win Nations Cup
The two Audi works drivers Mattias EkstrÃ¶m and Tom Kristensen yet again
demonstrated their exceptional skills by winning the...
The Norisring as seen by Audi's Frank Stippler
Overtaking possible only in front of the two hairpins
A balancing act right after the start
Heat will play a crucial role
Audi is coming to its "home game" at Nuremberg's Norisring as the...
Celebrities galore at the Audi Lounge
Abt-Audi TT-R experiences a comeback
Mattias EkstrÃ¶m meets Walter RÃ¶hrl
As in previous years, the Norisring attracted many prominent
personalities. A popular meeting place for VIPs was the Audi...
DTM title still up for grabs
DTM: The decision in the DTM will not be made until the finale at
Hockenheim on 23 October: in the DTM race at Istanbul, Turkey, title
defender Mattias Ekstrom in the Audi A4 DTM of Audi Sport Team Abt
At the second visit of the season to the EuroSpeedway Lausitz Jamie Green
took his maiden pole position in the DTM. In difficult conditions the
Mercedes driver clocked a best of 1:17.489 in the super-pole qualifying,
ahead of the Opels of ...
Ingolstadt, 29 November 2005
Motorsport Newsletter 23/2005
Audi R8 is the most environmentally friendly sportscar
The Audi R8, the most successful Le Mans Prototype ever, has
received another award: At the headquarters of the French ...
Double victory for the new Audi A4 DTM
Mattias EkstrÃ¶m wins at Brno ahead of Tom Kristensen Title defender
EkstrÃ¶m now leading the drivers' standings Five Audi A4 DTM cars in the
points With a dominating double victory at Brno, Audi has ...
Maximum Challenge at Istanbul
The thrill of the 2005 DTM title fight between Gary Paffett
(DaimlerChrysler Bank AMG-Mercedes) and Mattias EkstrÃ¶m (Audi) prior to
the tenth round at the Istanbul Racepark this coming weekend can hardly
Double action at the Norisring - DTM meets Boxing
The crowds of the DTM round held in Nuremberg will have the chance of
experiencing a very special surprise. On presentation of their DTM
tickets, the motor racing enthusiasts will get a...
Joys of fatherhood for Allan McNish
Celebrities galore at "Audi Race Party"
DÃ¼sseldorf's Lord Mayor in the Audi A4 DTM
Audi works driver Allan McNish became a father on Monday. His wife Kelly
gave birth to their first child - a son - in Monte...
Gary Paffett Second - Exciting Championship Battle
Gary Paffett (DaimlerChrysler Bank AMG-Mercedes) finished second in the
ninth round of the 2005 DTM at the Lausitzring. For most of the race's 48
laps, Paffett trailed EkstrÃ¶m with less than...
DTM rule changes for 2006 have been adopted
The costs for the development and running of the DTM cars in
the 2006 season will be clearly reduced. By introducing the
accordant rule adaptations, the German Motorsport Association
(DMSB) follows a...
Ingolstadt, 17 April 2005
Audi Motorsport Newsletter 2/2005
Lehto/Werner also win at Road Atlanta Audi A4 DTM takes pole-position at
its debut race DTM Presentation at Frankfurt/Oder First race for
"French" Audi R8 ends ...
The Hockenheimring as seen by Audi's Christian Abt
Exciting mix of slow and quick sectors
Good opportunities for overtaking at end of Parabolica
Fans at the "Motodrom" make for a unique atmosphere
A race weekend could hardly be more thrilling...
Tom Kristensen quickest Audi driver at Istanbul
DTM drivers enthralled by new circuit in Turkey Frank Stippler clocks
best time in first test 16 cars within one second on Friday The new
Grand Prix circuit at Istanbul enthralls the DTM drivers,...
Ingolstadt, 07 August 2005
Motorsport Newsletter 14/2005
Audi driver Ekstrom retakes DTM lead
With his second victory of the season, achieved in difficult weather
conditions, Audi driver Mattias Ekstrom re-captured the lead in the
Ingolstadt, 18 September 2005
Audi Motorsport Newsletter 19/2005
Third victory in this years' DTM season for Audi
By claiming a well deserved victory after a tough fight at the
EuroSpeedway Lausitz, Audi works driver Mattias Ekstrom ...
Ingolstadt, 1 May 2005
Motorsport Newsletter 3/2005
Tom Kristensen shines with strong race performance
Audi achieved the first podium result for the new A4 DTM at the
EuroSpeedway Lausitz. In front of a crowd of 78,000 spectators, ...
Now the 2005 season is over thoughts are already turning to next year but
for one manufacturer there will be no more DTM. Parent company General
Motors (GM) made the decision to withdraw Opel at the end of
this season so one of the top, if not the...
"Home game" for DTM Champions Audi
Mattias EkstrÃ¶m heads table coming to Norisring
Audi has already won three times in Nuremberg
Top speed, traction and brakes are key factors
The DTM race at the Norisring on 17 July is Audi Sport's "home ...
THE 500,000 EURO RACE - WORLD CHAMPIONS IN DTM CARS
Four former Formula One World Champions and a
five-time World Motorbike Champion are going to contest the 'Race of
Legends', on 16th July, at Nuremberg's Norisring. Formula One World
Motorsport Newsletter 4/2005
Ingolstadt, 15 May 2005
EkstrÃ¶m and Kristensen catch up
1-2 victory for SEAT in WTCC Marschall
new top runner in SEAT Leon Supercopa
EkstrÃ¶m and Kristensen catch up
In the DTM's third round at ...
DTM Istanbul, Qualifying: Fourth Pole Position for Gary Paffett
The second row on the grid is also covered by the C-Class drivers: Bruno
Spengler (Mercedes Second Hand Cars/1:47.280) was third fastest with a 2004
model, the same result he had ...
Ingolstadt, 28 August 2005
Audi Motorsport Newsletter 17/2005
Audi driver EkstrÃ¶m second at Zandvoort
Audi driver Mattias EkstrÃ¶m finished second in round eight of the
DTM at Zandvoort (The Netherlands). He now trails Gary Paffet by ...
Audi in front at Oschersleben as well
Top times for Martin Tomczyk and Mattias EkstrÃ¶m Le Mans record winner
Tom Kristensen in second place Christian Abt shines in last year's Audi
A4 DTM Last Sunday, the Audi R8 triumphed for the fifth time in...