Lucky Timo Glock: victory in DTM season finale at Hockenheim
Fantastic appearance in the BMW Welt.
Driver/team pairings for 2013 announced by BMW to take on the challenge of earning their second-consecutive championship this year.
DTM’s exclusive tyre partner Hankook will take an option tyre to the Spanish metropolis that will offer the driver the opportunity to set clearly faster times, for some laps.
All set for BMW second year in the popular touring car series, following the brand’s successful return after an absence of 20 years.
The DTM teams also test the DRS (Drag Reduction System), allowing the drivers to open a rear-wing flap and temporarily increase their top speed, this way.
DTM adds activities for the spectators at the street circuit in Nuremberg.
Thanks to Marco Wittmann, BMW also secured one of the fastest lap times on the Barcelona time sheets.
Augusto Farfus and Marco Wittmann on the front row of the grid in the Eifel.
Farfus second to complete successful qualifying for BMW.
Timo Glock gets his first taste of racing a DTM car in Valencia with BMW.
BMW drivers and teams are ready for the round of the 2013 DTM season.
BMW is just eight points behind Audi in the Manufacturers’ Championship.
Bruno Spengler and Joye Hand also make top ten.
Martin Tomczyk driver of car number 15, BMW Team RMG lost his pole position; however Augusto Farfus moved up to the front row.
This was the BMW Team RBM driver’s second DTM victory, following his triumph in Valencia (ES) in 2012.
Best qualifying result of the year for Andy Priaulx.
Marco Wittmann and Joey Hand also in the points.
Augusto Farfus (BR) claimed his second DTM win of the season in Oschersleben and climbed to second place in the Drivers’ Championship.
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.
BMW is also just eight points behind Audi in the Manufacturers’ Championship.
Over the course of four days of testing at Barcelona (ES), the BMW drivers covered more than 7,000 kilometres.
As at the previous test in Barcelona (ES), the drivers took to the track in Hockenheim with the new Drag Reduction System (DRS) and Hankook’s option tyres.
Eventful race with two safety car periods.
Martin Tomczyk bags his first points of the season.