Ellen Lohr remained the only woman to have won a DTM race.
The season opener for the German Touring Cars (DTM) at Hockenheim went to Marco Wittman and BMW.
There's been a major shakeup at the top of HWA, which will have a significant impact on Mercedes AMG in the German Touring Car Series (DTM).
Mike Rockenfeller will contest a DTM race with the #1 for the defending champion decorating his Audi RS 5 DTM.
Three BMW M4 DTMs ended the first qualifying of the year in Hockenheim (DE) in the top four.
On 11th March 1984, over 30 years ago, it was Harald Grohs (DE) at the wheel of the BMW 635 CSi who won the very first race in the history of the DTM for BMW in Zolder.
Berthold Bouman, DTM Correspondent
Pascal Wehrlein: “Now we must all put our heads together and improve the car before the next race in two weeks’ time, and then strike back in Oschersleben.”
Audi press release
The Brazilian Augusto Farfus successfully used the technical novelties option tyres and DRS to take the chequered flag from his fellow BMW driver Dirk Werner and Christian Vietoris (Mercedes-Benz).
BMW press release
Gary Paffett press release
“There are still two titles up for grabs in Hockenheim”