Opel works driver Timo Scheider (OPC Team Phoenix) conquered pole position
at the ninth race of the DTM 2003 at Zandvoort. It is the first pole
position for Opel since Donington last year (Manuel Reuter) and the first
pole for the twenty-four year...
Christijan Albers Third, Marcel FÃ¤ssler Sixth
Three brands within nine thousandths of a second - the first four cars
within 18 thousandths - Alesi and Schneider after surprising qualifying
11th and 13th
Christijan Albers (ExpressService ...
Opel's Timo Scheider took his maiden pole position in round nine of the DTM
championship at Zandvoort, in what was a surprise shake-up in qualifying.
Opel had been looking strong through practices and Team Holzer's Alain Menu
was provisional pole...
Opel-driver Dumbreck sets new best time as fastest driver of the day
The 90 minutes' test before the ninth round of the DTM at Zandvoort
in The Netherlands was marked by permanent position changes on top of the
field, an appetizer for the...
Abt-Audi and Opel strong at Zandvoort
During the first encounter of the DTM racing drivers at the ninth and
penultimate round of the season at the 4.3 kilometres long Circuit Park
Zandvoort/NL, the Abt-Audi and Opel-drivers were setting the...
Fighting for points in the dunes
Part two of the DTM final sprint: At Zandvoort, not far from Amsterdam,
the touring car drivers will be tackling the ninth and penultimate round
of the season. Year after year, the former Grand Prix circuit ...
Three Mercedes-Benz Drivers Fight for the Championship
Prior to the ninth and penultimate round of the 2003 DTM at Zandvoort,
Netherlands this weekend, the championship is still wide open. Bernd
Schneider (Vodafone AMG-Mercedes) leads the ...
9th round DTM Circuit Park Zandvoort/NL, September 19-21, 2003
No time to relax -- DTM final sprint more exciting than ever
At racing speed, the DTM is in its most exciting final stage since its
comeback four years ago. Before the ninth and ...
Travelling to Zandvoort with good memories
DTM: The memories of Circuit Park Zandvoort (Netherlands), hosting the ninth and penultimate round of the DTM (German Touring Car Masters) season next Sunday, could not be better for Team Abt...
Audi prematurely ALMS Champion
ALMS: Audi has prematurely clinched the Manufacturers' title of the
American Le Mans Series (ALMS). After a dominant victory of Frank Biela
and Marco Werner at Laguna Seca (California), Audi is out of reach for
Marcel FÃ¤ssler finally converted pole position into a win at the A1-Ring
after a hard fought, thrilling battle with double champion Bernd Schneider.
The two Mercedes drivers went head to head in the final half dozen laps in
what was a truly ...
Opel suffers bad luck in A1-Ring's DTM swan-song
Austria's A1-Ring has a reputation for supplying drama when the DTM visits
and this year it was no different. But unfortunately for Opel, bad luck and
a simple case of 'wrong place, wrong time' ...
Marcel FÃ¤ssler (AMG-Mercedes) won the eighth round of the 2003 DTM at
Austria’s A1-Ring. After 40 laps and a thrilling battle with Bernd
Schneider (Vodafone AMG-Mercedes), FÃ¤ssler finished with a margin of
0.683sec; Christijan Albers ...
Three Abt drivers in the points at DTM A1-Ring
In the eighth round of the DTM (Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters) at the
A1-Ring, Abt Sportsline has shown a good team result: in Austria, three
drivers of an Abt-Audi TT-R managed to make it into the...
Former Formula One champion Niki Lauda tried his hand at driving a Mercedes
DTM car at the A1-Ring this weekend and enjoyed the experience. Lauda was
invited by Mercedes motorsport director Norbert Haug to visit the eighth
round of the...
AMG Mercedes driver Marcel FÃ¤ssler will start the eighth round of the DTM at
Austria on pole position, his third pole of the season. FÃ¤ssler was out
fourth in the super-pole after qualifying seventh in the first session and
set a 1:27.212 for ...
Laurent Aiello starting from second row for final DTM sprint
The sprint towards the end of the 2003 season in the DTM will be exciting:
reigning champion Laurent Aiello will be starting from the second grid row
for the eighth season round at the...
Peter Dumbreck (OPC Team Phoenix) will start the eighth round of the DTM at
the A1-Ring from eighth place on the grid. His fourth best time in the first
qualifying session provided a good starting point but dirt on the track
Marcel FÃ¤ssler on Pole Position
32 thousandths of a second ahead of team mate Jean Alesi - The first 14
cars in qualifying within a little more than one second
Marcel FÃ¤ssler will start Sunday’s eighth round of the 2003 DTM ...
Schneider fastest of the day from EkstrÃ¶m
In beautiful weather conditions, championship leader Bernd Schneider with
the AMG-Mercedes CLK set the fastest time of the day at the A1-Ring on
Friday, opening the DTM-race weekend (see result below).
Jean Alesi and Peter Dumbreck fastest in first encounter
Jean Alesi (AMG-Mercedes CLK) decided the first encounter at the eighth
round of the DTM at the A1-Ring in his favour with the fastest lap time
of 1.28.935 minutes and the minimal margin...
Towards the end of the 2003 DTM season, events will once again
be following each other in quick succession: The A1-Ring in Austria,
Zandvoort in the Netherlands and, ultimately, Hockenheim -- the 'final
sprint' in Europe's most ...