Mike Rockenfeller crowns strong season with early title win.
Seven of the eight Audi RS 5 DTM cars among the top eleven.
Circuit on the North Sea coast is favorite track of the Audi drivers.
Lead of the standings extended: With a strong recovery Mike Rockenfeller finished in fourth place.
DTM home round for Audi Sport Team Phoenix in the Eifel.
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.
Prior to its fourth season round at the Lausitzring this weekend, the DTM spontaneously responded to the situation in the immediate vicinity of the race track.
Special note: The qualifying winning driver was excluded which handed Audi's Mike Rockenfeller the pole.
The first race of the season covers 42 laps and 192.108 kilometres and starts on Sunday at 13:30 hrs (CET).
More than 7,500 test kilometers on four days at Hockenheim, important experiences gathered despite changeable conditions.
The most important changers in the regulations for 2013: DRS, Option tires, Pit stop window, Qualifying, and Parc fermé.
More than 7,000 test kilometers in four days at Barcelona. All eight Audi DTM drivers in action. Timo Scheider: "I was impressed by the option tire."
Thanks to Marco Wittmann, BMW also secured one of the fastest lap times on the Barcelona time sheets.