Just before the Mercedes Stars & Cars day in Stuttgart tomorrow, McLaren's
Kimi Raikkonen tried out a Mercedes DTM car for size. Raikkonen drove the
AMG C-Class for fun but the ever-competitive Finn was not far off the top times clocked in the ...
Kalli Hufstadt, the "Voice of the DTM" has passed away
DTM and ITR mourn Kalli Hufstadt. Presenter and speaker, Karl-Heinz
Hufstadt was known as the "Voice of the DTM". He died of a
heart attack on the morning of 28 January in ...
Mattias EkstrÃ¶m claimed victory for Audi at Zandvoort after the race was
red-flagged on lap 23 then restarted, due to a shockingly huge crash for
Peter Dumbreck. The Opel came to grief at the last corner and there was a
very long delay while the...
ITR Chairman Hans Werner Aufrecht made the following statement regarding
today's press release by General Motors' concerning the DTM:
"It is with regret that the ITR has learnt of GM's decision that it
does not plan for Opel to participate in...
Mika Hakkinen will make his return to racing in 2005 with Mercedes in the
German Touring Car (DTM) series, it was confirmed on November 6th. Hakkinen,
who retired from Formula One three years ago, tested for Mercedes at Lausitz
in October. The ...
German Touring Car (DTM) driver Christijan Albers has postponed his F1 test
with Jordan until after the DTM season is finished. The Dutchman, who races
for Mercedes, was due to test with Jordan at Silverstone in September but
it's been put back ...
Stars & Cars Day 2004 at Mercedes-Benz in Stuttgart
The Mercedes-Benz race drivers of the 2004 season will take part: Formula
One drivers Kimi RÃ¤ikkÃ¶nen, David Coulthard, Alexander Wurz and Pedro de la
Rosa; all Mercedes-Benz DTM drivers led...
In the past weeks, Mattias EkstrÃ¶m has received plenty of awards and
prizes. On top of these motorsport accolades, the DTM champion now
enjoys a very special honour: the Audi driver received the Great Golden
Badge of the Swedish Royal Automobile...
Mattias EkstrÃ¶m: With teamwork to the DTM title
The new DTM king is crowned: Mattias EkstrÃ¶m (26) secured the
championship title of Europe's most popular touring car race series
early at last weekend's penultimate round with the Audi A4 DTM,...
Audi A4 DTM again makes a good impression
Audi Sport Team Abt Sportsline and Audi Sport Infineon Team have just completed a hard week: The two Audi factory teams travelled from the DTM presentation in Hamburg, which attracted 22,000 ...
In Opel's motorsport programme for the 2005 season, the focus is on the DTM.
The Opel Performance Center GmbH (OPC) plans to run four new Opel Vectra GTS
V8s. German Heinz-Harald Frentzen and Swiss Marcel FÃ¤ssler have already been
confirmed as ...
DTM Brno, Qualifying: Christijan Albers Second
In the qualifying, Christijan Albers (1:53.558) and Gary Paffett (1:53.569) had ended
up fifth and sixth respectively seperated by 11 thousandths of a
second. Jean Alesi (AMG-Mercedes) was 13th with...
DTM Brno: Gary Paffett Third
Christijan Albers was second on the grid. After the start he made a mistake under
braking at the first corner and lost one position to Martin Tomczyk (Audi A4
DTM). After the opening lap Paffett was eighth and Jean...
Fans will be warmed up for the upcoming fourth round of the DTM at
EuroSpeedway Lausitz (6 June) with a big event in the heart of Berlin next
Saturday (29 May).
The popular Touring Car Series will present itself in
Germany's capital city...
First big DTM test makes ultimate excitement probable -- lags are at
Brand new DTM cars, DTM novices and routiniers are at the steering wheel,
and from the very first to the very last round, they have a distance in
time of only ...
New drivers, brand new cars and even more excitement
The DTM is headed for a particularly special season in 2004. The DTM
driver line-up has never been so top-class: Heinz-Harald Frentzen
(three-time Formula 1 winner and 1997 vice-world...
Next season, French driver Laurent Aiello (35) will again be driving an Opel
Vectra GTS V8 in the DTM (Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters). At the Essen Motor
Show, Opel's motorsport director Volker Strycek announced the extension of
the contract with...
Audi's Mattias EkstrÃ¶m snatched a last gasp pole position at Zandvoort for
the eighth round of the DTM, demoting Mercedes' Gary Paffett who had held
the spot for all of the super pole shootout. EkstrÃ¶m's pole time was
1:34.051, just over a tenth...
Opel looks ahead after Hockenheim season finale
Opel signed off its 2004 season in the DTM with a troubled end to its
campaign at Hockenheim in Germany on Sunday. The event broke all records for
a DTM race at the German Grand Prix venue, with ...
DTM to stage invitation race in Shanghai
The Shanghai government has invited the DTM to stage a city race through
the streets of the Chinese metropolis with its 17 million inhabitants.
The race by Europe's most popular touring car series will...
Peter Dumbreck with Opel in the lead
The comeback of the DTM at the MOTOPARK Oschersleben got off to a
blistering start: In temperatures over 30 degrees Celsius, Briton Peter
Dumbreck (Opel) lapped the fastest time on the 3.667 ...
Bernd Schneider Wins
Schneider started second on the grid and was second after the opening lap.
Jean Alesi was third followed by Christijan Albers who improved from ninth to fourth on lap
one. Gary Paffett was fifth. Schneider followed leader ...