Mattias Ekström ended up ahead of already-crowned DTM champion Marco Wittmann.
Tomczyk and Hand also qualify in the top ten for BMW
Marco Wittmann was 0.026 seconds short of Rockenfeller's fastest time.
Only one driver had previously managed to secure the title three races before the end of the season back in 2001.
The Mercedes-Benz driver ended up 0.057 seconds ahead of Audi driver Mattias Ekström
Ekström doesn¹t congratulate Wittmann for the title yet.
The race at the 3.478-kilometre circuit could actually determine the winner of this year’s Drivers’ Championship.
Martin and Tomczyk also in the points.
At the Nürburgring, Marco Wittmann scored his fourth victory of the season.
Which of the top drivers will prevail in the battle for the title, this year?
DTM action at home away from home
Wittmann wins, ahead of Farfus, Glock and Tomczyk, to extend his lead.
Bruno Spengler completes first one-two of 2014 for BMW
Martin wasn’t the only DTM novice to shine in qualifying.
Joey Hand also in the points for BMW.
The BMW Team RMG driver lives in Fürth, just 20 kilometres from the street circuit around the Dutzendteich...
On 29th June, the BMW drivers will do battle for points and places at the iconic street race in Nürnberg (DE).
Hans Werner Aufrecht: “Freezing the homologation of the DTM vehicles up to the end of the 2015 season represents an important step for reducing the costs,”
Bruno Spengler third after impressive comeback.
BMW Motorsport releases a video of a DTM pit stop, using an infrared camera.
Miguel Molina will have the best view at the start of the second race of the 2014 DTM season.
On 11th March 1984, over 30 years ago, it was Harald Grohs (DE) at the wheel of the BMW 635 CSi who won the very first race in the history of the DTM for BMW in Zolder.