In a press conference at the occasion of the ninth round of the DTM at the
EuroSpeedway Lausitz, Laurent Aiello announced that he will retire from
motor sport at the end of the 2005 season.
Photo by xpb.cc.
"I have ...
Celebrities galore at the Audi Lounge
Abt-Audi TT-R experiences a comeback
Mattias EkstrÃ¶m meets Walter RÃ¶hrl
As in previous years, the Norisring attracted many prominent
personalities. A popular meeting place for VIPs was the Audi...
Ingolstadt, 1 May 2005
Motorsport Newsletter 3/2005
Tom Kristensen shines with strong race performance
Audi achieved the first podium result for the new A4 DTM at the
EuroSpeedway Lausitz. In front of a crowd of 78,000 spectators, ...
Mika HÃ¤kkinen continues in the 2006 DTM
This year, Mika HÃ¤kkinen, 37, came back from his retirement successfully and
raced with Mercedes-Benz in the DTM. In the 2005 season's 11 championship
races, he won his third DTM race at Spa, and...
Ingolstadt, 04 December 2005
Audi Motorsport Newsletter 24/2005
EkstrÃ¶m and Kristensen win Nations Cup
The two Audi works drivers Mattias EkstrÃ¶m and Tom Kristensen yet again
demonstrated their exceptional skills by winning the...
It's been a busy time for McLaren recently, as the team has confirmed
both Vodafone as a title sponsor and current world champion Fernando Alonso as a
driver for 2007, and now the Woking squad has announced this season's DTM
champion Gary Paffett...
Now the 2005 season is over thoughts are already turning to next year but
for one manufacturer there will be no more DTM. Parent company General
Motors (GM) made the decision to withdraw Opel at the end of
this season so one of the top, if not the...
DTM title still up for grabs
DTM: The decision in the DTM will not be made until the finale at
Hockenheim on 23 October: in the DTM race at Istanbul, Turkey, title
defender Mattias Ekstrom in the Audi A4 DTM of Audi Sport Team Abt
Ingolstadt, 17 April 2005
Audi Motorsport Newsletter 2/2005
Lehto/Werner also win at Road Atlanta Audi A4 DTM takes pole-position at
its debut race DTM Presentation at Frankfurt/Oder First race for
"French" Audi R8 ends ...
First "match ball" for Audi driver Mattias EkstrÃ¶m
Defending champion comes as leader to Istanbul
DTM stars for first time in Turkey
Circuit is new territory for all DTM drivers
On the first
weekend in October, the DTM stars for the first...
Maximum Challenge at Istanbul
The thrill of the 2005 DTM title fight between Gary Paffett
(DaimlerChrysler Bank AMG-Mercedes) and Mattias EkstrÃ¶m (Audi) prior to
the tenth round at the Istanbul Racepark this coming weekend can hardly
GARY PAFFETT THE NEW DTM CHAMPION / WIN FOR SCHNEIDER
Mercedes-Benz driver Gary Paffett is the newly crowned 2005
DTM Champion. For the 24-year old Briton, his third place in the season
finale, held at the Hockenheimring Baden-WÃ¼rttemberg, five...
Audi's Mattias EkstrÃ¶m snatched the victory from Mercedes rival Gary Paffet
at the NÃ¼rburgring and regained the lead of the championship standings by
one single point. Paffett led most of the race until receiving a
drive-through penalty that ...
Mercedes-Benz in the 2005 DTM: Seven Drivers from Five Nations
Mika HÃ¤kkinen, 36, had retired from Formula One at the end of the 2001
season after 162 Grands Prix. During his 10-year career, he had won 20
Grands Prix with West McLaren Mercedes,...
Ingolstadt, 28 August 2005
Audi Motorsport Newsletter 17/2005
Audi driver EkstrÃ¶m second at Zandvoort
Audi driver Mattias EkstrÃ¶m finished second in round eight of the
DTM at Zandvoort (The Netherlands). He now trails Gary Paffet by ...
PROST WINS THE â‚¬500,000 CHARITY RACE
Goose skin atmosphere at the Norisring: 15 World
Championship titles and 184 Grand Prix wins: Emerson Fittipaldi, Nigel
Mansell, Alain Prost, Jody Scheckter, Johnny Cecotto und Mick Doohan were
Jamie Green took his second pole position of the season in qualifying for
the last race at Hockenheim, the Mercedes man clocking a best of 1:45:294 in
the super pole session. In mixed weather conditions the Audi of Tom
Kristensen was second and ...
Double action at the Norisring - DTM meets Boxing
The crowds of the DTM round held in Nuremberg will have the chance of
experiencing a very special surprise. On presentation of their DTM
tickets, the motor racing enthusiasts will get a...
Audi in front at Oschersleben as well
Top times for Martin Tomczyk and Mattias EkstrÃ¶m Le Mans record winner
Tom Kristensen in second place Christian Abt shines in last year's Audi
A4 DTM Last Sunday, the Audi R8 triumphed for the fifth time in...
Opel pairing the quickest in test one
In this weekend's first DTM test at Spa-Francorchamps, Belgium, Opel
succeeded in securing a one-two. On Friday morning, Manuel Reuter set the
fastest lap time at the 6.973-kilometre circuit, with his ...
Audi wants to strike back in the Lausitz
DTM stars at the EuroSpeedway Audi return as last year's winners to East
Germany Shortened circuit layout guarantees even more excitement
A television audience of 2.22 million watched the live ARD ...
Double victory for the new Audi A4 DTM
Mattias EkstrÃ¶m wins at Brno ahead of Tom Kristensen Title defender
EkstrÃ¶m now leading the drivers' standings Five Audi A4 DTM cars in the
points With a dominating double victory at Brno, Audi has ...
The Norisring as seen by Audi's Frank Stippler
Overtaking possible only in front of the two hairpins
A balancing act right after the start
Heat will play a crucial role
Audi is coming to its "home game" at Nuremberg's Norisring as the...