There's been a major shakeup at the top of HWA, which will have a significant impact on Mercedes AMG in the German Touring Car Series (DTM).
Pascal Wehrlein: “Now we must all put our heads together and improve the car before the next race in two weeks’ time, and then strike back in Oschersleben.”
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.
The season opener for the German Touring Cars (DTM) at Hockenheim went to Marco Wittman and BMW.
Three BMW M4 DTMs ended the first qualifying of the year in Hockenheim (DE) in the top four.
Youngster on top spot of the grid for the first time.
Adrien Tambey has claimed pole position in the DTM season opener at the Hockenheimring
Mike Rockenfeller will contest a DTM race with the #1 for the defending champion decorating his Audi RS 5 DTM.
All eight BMW DTM drivers spent time on the 4.574-kilometre track over the course of the final test before the opening showdown.
What can we expect from Audi in its Hungaroring Test?
All eight BMW DTM drivers were in action at the circuit, and notched up a good 8,000 kilometres with their four BMW M4 DTMs.
DTM starts into the hot phase of the preparations at the Hungaroring (HU).
Red Bull is also on board as a new Premium Partner of BMW Motorsport.
ITR and the Arena Oschersleben are going to continue their cooperation at least up to and including 2016.
The DTM trio was sitting in one boat – and executed an exclusive training session with the German eight.
Three of last year’s four driver/car pairings remain unchanged.
Mike Rockenfeller: “Can hardly wait for track tests to start.”