For the first time, all six BMW drivers made it through to the second qualifying session.
For Paffett, it is the tenth pole of his career and the second of this year.
Nancy Knapp Schilke, DTM Correspondent
After a four-week break from racing – the longest of the 2012 DTM season so far – the three BMW teams return to action on 1st July
By Berthold Bouman, DTM Correspondent