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Nico Müller admits title defeat is ‘tough to swallow’

Nico Müller admitted that losing out on the DTM title to René Rast in the final race of the season at the Hockenheimring had been ‘tough to swallow’ after the Abt Sportsline driver failed to match his rival’s pace.

René Rast enjoys ‘very emotional’ title as DTM bids farewell to touring cars

René Rast enjoyed a ‘very emotional’ third DTM title, clinching his seventh win of the season at the Hockenheimring in the DTM’s final race with Class One touring cars.

René Rast takes third DTM title with victory in race two

René Rast secured his third DTM title with a resounding victory in the second DTM race at the Hockenheimring, as he beat Nico Müller to the win in the final race of the season.

René Rast secures crucial race two pole as Nico Müller fails to score

René Rast edged closer to the 2020 DTM title after taking pole position for race two at the Hockenheimring, as title rival Nico Müller was just fourth and failed to pick up any points.

René Rast ‘very unhappy’ after last lap confusion

René Rast said he was ‘very unhappy’ after finishing second behind title rival Nico Müller in the opening DTM race of the weekend at the Hockenheimring, with the German not realising when he was on the final lap.
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Glynn Geddie confirmed for 2021 BTCC with Team HARD

Glynn Geddie will partner Jack Goff at Team HARD in the 2021 British Touring Car Championship season after signing to race one of the team’s new CUPRA Leon cars.

Ashley Seward Motorsport commits to two cars in 2021

Ashley Seward Motorsport plans to run a two-car Alfa Romeo team in the 2021 TCR Australia series, with youngster Jay Hanson being joined by an as-yet unconfirmed second driver.

Sporting format changes approved by FIA ahead of 2021 WTCR

Sporting format changes for the 2021 FIA World Touring Car Cup were confirmed at an online meeting of the FIA World Motor Sport Council last night, including provision for a new award for female drivers.

Nico Müller revels in ‘exciting but stressful’ race one win

Nico Müller admitted that he had found his drive to victory in the opening DTM race at the Hockenheimring both ‘exciting and stressful’ as he closed the gap to championship leader René Rast.

Nico Müller keeps title chances alive with close race one win

Nico Müller beat René Rast to victory in the opening DTM race at the Hockenheimring to keep his title chances alive, taking the lead in the final laps to close to 13 points from the series leader.

René Rast beats Nico Müller to Hockenheim race one pole

Championship leader René Rast beat title rival to pole position for the first DMT race of the weekend at the Hockenheimring, growing his points advantage to 20 ahead of race one later in the day.

Nico Müller returns to the top in second practice

Nico Müller put aside his recent pace concerns to top the second DTM practice session at the Hockenheimring, edging out Jamie Green by less than a tenth of a second as Audi drivers claimed the top three times.

Mike Rockenfeller on top of the times in first practice

Mike Rockenfeller led an Audi top six in the first DTM free practice session for the season finale at the Hockenheimring, ahead of championship leader René Rast.

DTM reveals fully-electric series plans for 2023

ITR, the promoter and organiser of the DTM, has unveiled its plans for a fully-electric DTM to start in 2023, with the series to be known as DTM Electric.

End of an era for touring cars and the DTM at the Hockenheimring

The DTM season draws to a close at the Hockenheimring this weekend, with René Rast, Nico Müller and Robin Frijns all battling to claim the last ‘true’ DTM title.

DTM reveals that driver aids will be permitted in 2021

Driver aids will be permitted in the new-look DTM in 2021, with ITR confirming that both traction control and anti-lock braking systems will be allowed in order to ‘lower the hurdle to enter the series’.


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