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Sun 30 Jul 2006
Remembering Pedro Rodriguez at Norisring 2006
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Remembering Pedro Rodriguez at Norisring 2006

DTM Norisring 2006 July, 21st Remembering Pedro Rodriguez (1940-1971) By: Chris Van de Wiele Sunday, July 11th, 1971; Norisring 200 Miles Interseries race. 35 years ago, the 31 year old Mexican driver had just been crowned as ...

Fri 24 Mar 2006
Audi quickest in testing
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Audi quickest in testing

Audi sets best time at last DTM test Sebring winner Tom Kristensen quickest at Brands Hatch Three Audi A4 DTM cars in top four More than 5000 test kilometres over four days Audi edged clear at the last official test before the start of the new...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Barcelona: Mercedes preview
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Barcelona: Mercedes preview

Olé with 10,000 hp -- DTM Debut in Spain With the eighth round of the 2006 DTM at Barcelona this coming weekend the championship will enter a new country. For the first time ever since 1984, a race will be staged in Spain. Spain will be the...

Tomczyk leads Audi trio in Barcelona qualifyingHeadline
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Tomczyk leads Audi trio in Barcelona qualifying

DTM makes its first appearance at Barcelona's Circuit de Catalunya this weekend and Audi came out fighting. Martin Tomczyk claimed pole position with a best time of 1:13.900 round the 2.95 km short track and Heinz-Harald Frentzen was less than a...

Wed 22 Feb 2006
Management role for Alesi
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Management role for Alesi

Direxiv is delighted to announce that Jean Alesi will join the company as Senior Executive Director. Alesi, who has more than 20 years experience competing at the top level of motorsport and has more than 200 Formula One Grand Prix races to his...

Fri 23 Jun 2006
Brands Hatch: Audi preview
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Brands Hatch: Audi preview

Audi comes to England as DTM leader DTM makes first appearance at Brands Hatch 82 laps on the shortest track of the year Championship leader Tom Kristensen quickest at test The Audi Sport team has had not much time to recover since the...

Sun 01 Jan 2006
Audi's Kristensen wins special Denmark award

Audi's Kristensen wins special Denmark award

Audi driver Tom Kristensen is "Sports Personality of the Year" Ingolstadt, 29 December 2005 - Highest honour in Danish sport Record Le Mans winner takes coveted prize for second time Audi factory driver Tom Kristensen was voted "Sports...

Wed 17 May 2006
Oschersleben: Mercedes preview
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Oschersleben: Mercedes preview

Bernd Schneider and his three HWA team mates Jamie Green, Mika Häkkinen and Bruno Spengler will start the 2006 DTM's third round at Oschersleben this coming weekend with 10 kilograms additional weight each in their AMG-Mercedes C-Class...

Wed 28 Jun 2006
Vanina Ickx - Audi portrait
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Vanina Ickx - Audi portrait

Audi factory driver Vanina Ickx in portrait Scientist in Audi A4 DTM Belgian dares things that many men only dream of From equestrian sport to motorsport She parachutes. She was the fist woman to cross the English Channel in an Ultra-Light...

Sun 12 Mar 2006
Audi ready for new season
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Audi ready for new season

Double mission for Audi Sport DTM and Le Mans -- a big challenge 29 days until the start of 2006 DTM season Just 29 days remain before the opening race of the 2006 DTM at Hockenheim. Because of the ambitious objectives preparations for the ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Barcelona: Audi preview
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Barcelona: Audi preview

Audi target another victory at Barcelona First ever DTM race in Spain Audi driver Tom Kristensen with useful circuit knowledge Title fight enters decisive phase The 2006 DTM season enters the finishing straight with a premiere: For the first...

Tomczyk takes maiden victory at BarcelonaHeadline
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Tomczyk takes maiden victory at Barcelona

Audi's Martin Tomczyk kept his cool in a race full of incidents at Barcelona's Circuit de Catalunya and took his maiden DTM victory from pole position. Championship leader Bernd Schneider had a fair few scraps to bring his Mercedes home second, ...

Sun 23 Jul 2006
Norisring race results
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Norisring race results

Pos Driver Nat Team Laps Time Gap --- --------------------- --- -------------------------------- ---- --------- --------- 1. Bruno Spengler CDN Daimler-Chrysler-Bank AMG-Merced 69 ...

Mon 27 Mar 2006
Presentation in Dusseldorf
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Presentation in Dusseldorf

138,000 celebrate the start of the DTM-season in Düsseldorf The DTM, the most popular international touring car series, could not have hoped for a better start. In excellent spring weather, 138,000 spectators came to the official pre-season ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Sainz drives Audi race taxi at Barcelona
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Sainz drives Audi race taxi at Barcelona

Rally World Champ Carlos Sainz in Audi A4 DTM Spain's superstar drives Audi race taxi at Barcelona Volkswagen factory driver at wheel of DTM car for first time DTM fans can look forward to a double-debut this coming weekend: The most popular...

Mon 27 Feb 2006
Audi drivers fitness program summary

Audi drivers fitness program summary

Audi drivers in top form for new season DTM and sportscar drivers train in Bavaria Perfect fitness decisive on the race track New team mates are welcomed in family After one week of aqua jogging, spinning, weight training and many kilometres ...

Tue 28 Feb 2006
Audi signs Frentzen
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Audi signs Frentzen

Audi signs Heinz-Harald Frentzen Well-known reinforcement for Audi DTM squad Ex-Formula 1 driver brings huge experience Frentzen aims for maiden DTM win in Audi A4 DTM Audi receives a well-known reinforcement this season: Former Formula 1 ...

Fri 30 Jun 2006
Brands Hatch: Mercedes preview
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Brands Hatch: Mercedes preview

Première at Brands Hatch Brands Hatch is the third circuit in England for the DTM. In 1991, 1993 until 1995 as well as 2002 and 2003 the races were held at Donington, 1996 saw an ITC event in Silverstone. Mercedes-Benz drivers won four out of...

Sat 01 Jul 2006
Brands Hatch qualifying
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Brands Hatch qualifying

Pos Driver Nat Team Laps Time Gap To 1st --- --------------------- --- -------------------------------- ---- --------- ------- ------- 1. Tom Kristensen DK Audi Sport Team Abt...

Sun 02 Jul 2006
Brands Hatch: Audi Friday practices report
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Brands Hatch: Audi Friday practices report

Audi driver Kristensen sets the pace Clearly best time of the day at Brands Hatch Five Audi A4 DTM cars among top ten on Friday Pierre Kaffer quickest in the morning Audi factory driver Tom Kristensen is the man to be beaten in the British DTM...

Wed 22 Mar 2006
Audi film stars
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Audi film stars

Films instead of paint - the Audi A4 DTM design Modern racing cars are no longer being painted 18 days until the start of the 2006 DTM During the official DTM test drives at Brands Hatch (England) and the DTM presentation in Düsseldorf next ...

Sun 26 Mar 2006
New qualifying format revealed
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New qualifying format revealed

NEW QUALIFYING FORMAT PROMISES EVEN MORE EXCITEMENT A new format for qualifying on Saturday promises even more excitement in the DTM, the premier international touring car series. Details of the modified sporting regulations were unveiled during...

Tue 16 May 2006
Audi newsletter 2006-05-14

Audi newsletter 2006-05-14

Ingolstadt, 14 May 2006 Audi Motorsport Newsletter 5/2006 ALMS" Audi R8 wins street race in Houston ALMS: The two Audi factory drivers Dindo Capello (Italy) and Allan McNish (Scotland) extended their lead in the American Le Mans Series with ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Audi Motorsport newsletter 2006-09-24
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Audi Motorsport newsletter 2006-09-24

Motorsport Newsletter 19/2006 Ingolstadt, 24 September 2006 Audi driver Tomczyk celebrates first DTM victory DTM: 42,000 spectators witnessed in the first ever Spanish DTM race at Barcelona a spectacular battle between Audi and Mercedes-Benz,...

Audi Newsletter 2006-09-03

Audi Newsletter 2006-09-03

Capello/McNish clinch ALMS title early ALMS: Historical triumph for Dindo Capello and Allan McNish: With a victory at Mosport (Canada) at the wheel of their Audi R10 TDI, they clinched the drivers' title of the American Le Mans Series (ALMS) ...

Mon 19 Jun 2006
Audi Newsletter 2006-06-18
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Audi Newsletter 2006-06-18

Le Mans: Audi triumphs with TDI Power AUDI AG has written an important chapter in the history of motor racing with its historic triumph in the Le Mans 24 Hour race. The new Audi R10 TDI was the first diesel car to win arguably the toughest ...

Sat 08 Apr 2006
Hockenheim: Friday practices report
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Hockenheim: Friday practices report

Fast year-old car: Jean Alesi in front after first test The battle for the 2006 DTM title has officially started. The secrecy and sand-bagging of the pre-season test sessions is now over, from now on, it is serious business with the battle...

Tue 21 Mar 2006
Rosberg's team returns with Audi
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Rosberg's team returns with Audi

Rosberg - a terrifically fast family Keke Rosberg's team returns to DTM with Audi 23 days to go until the 2006 DTM season opener at Hockenheim. For Keke Rosberg, this amounts to a homecoming in a way, although he has always been present in the...

Sun 29 Oct 2006
Audi Motorsport Newsletter 2006-10-29
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Audi Motorsport Newsletter 2006-10-29

Audi Motorsport Newsletter Ingolstadt, 29 October 2006 DTM: Audi closes out DTM finale on the podium Tom Kristensen claimed another podium finish for Audi in front of a record crowd of 149,000 spectators at the DTM finale at Hockenheim....

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Barcelona: Audi race report
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Barcelona: Audi race report

Audi driver Martin Tomczyk celebrates first DTM victory Command performance from Audi's youngest works driver Heinz-Harald Frentzen also on the podium Mattias Ekström fourth despite controversial penalty The 42,000 spectators who watched the ...

Sat 04 Mar 2006
Fassler takes up endurance challengeHeadline
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Fassler takes up endurance challenge

After six years in the German Touring Car Masters Championship (DTM), Marcel Fässler will take up the challenge of long-distance sportscar events for 2006, in the Le Mans Endurance Series (LMES). Fässler raced for Opel the last two years in DTM...

Sat 25 Feb 2006
Audi squad almost complete
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Audi squad almost complete

Squad strengthened by two new factory teams Ten Audi A4 DTM cars on the grid Mix from proven and new drivers The AUDI AG squad for the 2006 DTM is almost complete. Audi Sport Team Abt Sportsline receives support from two new Audi factory teams...

Sun 09 Apr 2006
Hockenheim: Schneider takes victory
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Hockenheim: Schneider takes victory

BERND SCHNEIDER IS THE DTM KING OF HOCKENHEIM The three-pointed star was shining in the DTM season opener at the Hockenheimring Baden-Württemberg. In an action-packed race, Bernd Schneider scored a dominant win with his Vodafone AMG-Mercedes ...

Wed 22 Mar 2006
No number one on the grid
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No number one on the grid

THREE, TWO - BUT NO NUMBER ONE: DTM STARTING NUMBERS ALLOCATED The official starting numbers for the 2006 DTM season have been allocated. From the season opener at Hockenheim (April 7-9) onwards, the 20 drivers in the 2006 DTM will be racing...

Sun 20 Aug 2006
Nurburgring: Spengler takes maiden pole
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Nurburgring: Spengler takes maiden pole

Exciting qualifying - maiden DTM pole for Spengler In the final 20 seconds, three different drivers topped the time sheets. Eventually, Canadian Bruno Spengler (DaimlerChrysler Bank AMG Mercedes C-Class) claimed his maiden DTM pole-position with...

Tue 28 Feb 2006
Mercedes confirms driver line up
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Mercedes confirms driver line up

Drivers from Seven Nations with the AMG-Mercedes C-Class Mercedes-Benz will participate with ten AMG-Mercedes C-Class cars in the 2006 DTM. Two times Formula One World Champion Mika Häkkinen, DTM record winner and Champion Bernd Schneider,...