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.
Thanks to Marco Wittmann, BMW also secured one of the fastest lap times on the Barcelona time sheets.
Test phase finished, the season can start in May at Hockenheim
Timo Glock gets his first taste of racing a DTM car in Valencia with BMW.
Over the course of four days of testing at Barcelona (ES), the BMW drivers covered more than 7,000 kilometres.
More than 7,500 test kilometers on four days at Hockenheim, important experiences gathered despite changeable conditions.
The second day of the four day test on the 2.977 Circuit de Catalunya a Mercedes driver again on the top of the timesheets.
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.
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."