Best qualifying result of the year for Andy Priaulx.
Canadian racer Robert Wickens grabbed his first DTM pole at the Norisring in his Mercedes-Benz. Reining series champion Bruno Spengler slots alongside his fellow countryman in his BMW.
Race 5 of the 2013 DTM season takes place at the Norisring in Nuremberg on the weekend of 13th/14th July. Mercedes-Benz celebrates 25 years of contesting the series since it first entered a works team in 1988.
Audi driver Mike Rockenfeller travels to Nuremberg as leader of the standings while newcomer Jamie Green with best Norisring tally of all drivers. Le Mans record winner Tom Kristensen supports Audi team.
DTM adds activities for the spectators at the street circuit in Nuremberg.
Last race, the DTM's tyre supplier Hankook had a different look. This weekend they will have sensors readings for the fans in the grandstands and the television audience.
From the back of the field to P4 at the Norisring
Fourth Norisring win for Jamie Green (Mercedes AMG C-Coupé)
Weather adds to the excitement in the fifth round of the DTM.
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