Mattias Ekström: Qualifying key to recent success

Mattias Ekström: Qualifying key to recent success

19.10.2014 in  DTM

Mattias Ekström admits that qualifying has been crucial to the two victories which he took at the end of the 2014 DTM, which helped the Swede to second overall in the drivers’ standings.

DTM: Spengler given community service penalty

DTM: Spengler given community service penalty

19.10.2014 in  DTM

BMW’s Bruno Spengler has been handed a community service penalty for contact with Mercedes’ Daniel Juncadella in the DTM race at the Hockenheimring, whilst Robert Wickens was also penalised.

Mattias Ekström takes season finale victory for Audi

Mattias Ekström takes season finale victory for Audi

19.10.2014 in  DTM

Mattias Ekström took victory in the final race of the DTM season at Hockenheim, as Audi secured the manufacturers’ title with Mike Rockenfeller finishing second and Jamie Green third.

DTM races ‘have to be decided behind steering wheel’

DTM races ‘have to be decided behind steering wheel’

19.10.2014 in  DTM

Hans Werner Aufrecht, chairman of the ITR e.V, says that from 2015 the option tyre rule in the championship will be ditched, saying that “races have to be decided behind the steering wheel”.

Hockenheim DTM tyre choices revealed

Hockenheim DTM tyre choices revealed

19.10.2014 in  DTM

The tyre choices for the final DTM race of the year at the Hockenheimring have been revealed, with five of the top ten drivers, including poleman Miguel Molina, starting on the option tyre.

Difficult qualifying for BMW at Hockenheimring

Difficult qualifying for BMW at Hockenheimring

19.10.2014 in  DTM

BMW’s drivers experienced a difficult qualifying for the final race of the 2014 Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters (DTM) at the Hockenheimring, with only two drivers making it into the top ten.

Molina ‘very happy’ after strong qualifying for Audi

Molina ‘very happy’ after strong qualifying for Audi

18.10.2014 in  DTM

Miguel Molina says that he is ‘very happy’ with taking his first pole position of the season in qualifying for the DTM at Hockenheim, where Audi locked out the top three places on the grid.

Augusto Farfus: ‘Qualifying was below our expectations’

Augusto Farfus: ‘Qualifying was below our expectations’

18.10.2014 in  DTM

Augusto Farfus says that qualifying was ‘below expectation’ for BMW after the Team RBM driver was the only driver for the marque to make it into the final segment at the Hockenheimring.

Wolff admits ‘sixth is not where we want to be’

Wolff admits ‘sixth is not where we want to be’

18.10.2014 in  DTM

Mercedes’ Toto Wolff says that sixth on the grid “is not where we want to be” after Pascal Wehrlein put his car on the third row of the grid in qualifying for the DTM at the Hockenheimring.

Miguel Molina takes first pole since 2011 as Audi dominate

Miguel Molina takes first pole since 2011 as Audi dominate

18.10.2014 in  DTM

Miguel Molina took pole position in qualifying for the final DTM race of the season, as Audi finished in the top three positions with Mattias Ekström second and Edoardo Mortara in third.

Henry Kwong to race for Campos in Japan

Henry Kwong to race for Campos in Japan

18.10.2014 in  WTCC

Campos Racing have revealed that Hong Kong driver Henry Kwong will race their second TC2-spec SEAT León in the World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) race at Suzuka in Japan next week.

Marco Wittmann fastest in second DTM practice

Marco Wittmann fastest in second DTM practice

18.10.2014 in  DTM

BMW’s Marco Wittmann posted the fastest time in a thrice red-flagged second DTM practice session at the Hockenheimring, ahead of stable-mate Joey Hand and Audi’s Miguel Molina.

Mattias Ekström tops first DTM practice at Hockenheim

Mattias Ekström tops first DTM practice at Hockenheim

18.10.2014 in  DTM

Audi’s Mattias Ekström was the fastest driver in first practice for the Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters at the Hockenheimring, ahead of Mercedes’ Daniel Juncadella and BMW’s Marco Wittmann.

Mercedes confirm Euronics and Gary Paffett for 2015

Mercedes confirm Euronics and Gary Paffett for 2015

17.10.2014 in  DTM

Mercedes-Benz have confirmed continued backing from electronics giant EURONICS for the 2015 DTM season, with Brit Gary Paffett also continuing with the team next year.