Four teams and eight drivers will compete for BMW in the popular touring car series and have their sights set on winning races and titles with the new BMW M4 DTM.
BMW is just eight points behind Audi in the Manufacturers’ Championship.
BMW is also just eight points behind Audi in the Manufacturers’ Championship.
Farfus second to complete successful qualifying for BMW.
Augusto Farfus (BR) claimed his second DTM win of the season in Oschersleben and climbed to second place in the Drivers’ Championship.
With his BMW M3 DTM, the reigning DTM champion completed his lap in the decisive fourth qualifying heat in 1:20.140 minutes.
Augusto Farfus and Marco Wittmann on the front row of the grid in the Eifel.
The Nürburgring has been a permanent fixture on the DTM calendar since 1984.
The podium was the fifth of Farfus’ DTM career and marked the seventh time a BMW driver had been on the podium in the 2013 season.
The fourth and decisive qualifying session had to be cancelled, because of this, the result of the third qualifying session was used as the basis for assigning grid positions.
Audi driver Mattias Ekström will be lining up next to Mike Rockenfeller (Audi) in second place on the front row on the grid.
Eventful race with two safety car periods.
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.
After 52 laps, the 2005 DTM champion, Gary Paffett, crossed the finish line as the buoyant winner.
Marco Wittmann and Joey Hand also in the points.
Not only did Audi's Mike Rockenfeller take the DTM victory on the Brands Hatch circuit but he also is the new series points leader.
Martin Tomczyk driver of car number 15, BMW Team RMG lost his pole position; however Augusto Farfus moved up to the front row.
Tomczyk claimd first pole position of the 2013 DTM season for BMW – Six BMW M3 DTMs in the top ten. However before the team could celebrate, the pole winner was excluded due to failing post-qualifying tech inspection.
Pole winner's BMW M3 failed post-qualifying technical inspection! Audi driver Mike Rockenfeller inherits pole.
BMW drivers and teams are ready for the round of the 2013 DTM season.
This was the BMW Team RBM driver’s second DTM victory, following his triumph in Valencia (ES) in 2012.