Joey Hand also in the points for BMW.
The Canadian crossed the finish line with a comfortable margin of 23.9 seconds from Audi driver Jamie green.
The Canadian completed his fastest lap of the 2.3 kilometres long street circuit in the heart of the Franconian metropolis in 47.883 seconds.
The BMW Team RMG driver lives in Fürth, just 20 kilometres from the street circuit around the Dutzendteich...
DMSB confirmed disqualification of Audi driver Mattias Ekström, and also decided that no other driver will move up in the rankings.
The DMSB decided to uphold its decision to exclude Mattias Ekström from the Norisring result.
At this time, the results of the Norisríng race remain provisional until the appeal court of the German Motor Racing Association makes a decision.
Audi Sport Team Abt Sportsline announces appeal, result to remain provisional until case is tried in court.
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.”
After landing the DTM race victory at Norisring, Audi’s Ekstrom was excluded, handing the win to Mercedes driver Wickens.
Eventful race with two safety car periods.
Five of the six Mercedes-Benz drivers in top ten on grid.
Leader of the standings Mike Rockenfeller only on grid position 19.