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).
“There are still two titles up for grabs in Hockenheim”
The first race of the season covers 42 laps and 192.108 kilometres and starts on Sunday at 13:30 hrs (CET).
From 8.55 hrs till 9.25 hrs, pit stops are being practices, in the presence of spectators.
Test phase finished, the season can start in May at Hockenheim
BMW Motorsport enjoyed its most successful DTM race since returning to the popular touring car series last year
More than 7,500 test kilometers on four days at Hockenheim, important experiences gathered despite changeable conditions.
This was the BMW Team RBM driver’s second DTM victory, following his triumph in Valencia (ES) in 2012.
Bruno Spengler and Joye Hand also make top ten.
BMW is just eight points behind Audi in the Manufacturers’ Championship.
Audi drivers performed very well in the free practice session this morning with five drivers within the top 10.
As at the previous test in Barcelona (ES), the drivers took to the track in Hockenheim with the new Drag Reduction System (DRS) and Hankook’s option tyres.
Former Formula One driver Glock presented BMW Team MTEK with its maiden victory in only the team’s tenth race in the DTM.
BMW is also just eight points behind Audi in the Manufacturers’ Championship.