Category: DTM

Edoardo Mortara: The man behind the racing driver Part 2

  Mercedes-AMG DTM racer Edoardo Mortara has had many interests from child- to adult-hood. In this second part of the interview, we take a look at what the man behind the racing driver thinks about the life, his daugther and soccer.

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Edoardo Mortara: The man behind the racing driver

  Mercedes-AMG DTM racer Edoardo Mortara has had many interests from child- to adult-hood. In a three-part interview, we take a look at the man behind the racing driver. In Part 1, Edoardo talks about his time in school, hobbies and choice of career.

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DTM Hockenheim finale: Rast clinches title

  The DTM finale at Hockenheim saw Audi clean sweep the three titles with Rene Rast winning the Drivers, Team Rosberg taking the Teams and Audi as the Manufacturers Champion. The last time Audi secured all three DTM titles in the same year was 13 years ago.

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DTM Season Finale: Ekstrom and Audi are on course for titles

  The DTM finale is set for the Hockenheimring, this weekend. This eventful season sees Audi at the forefront to take both Drivers and Manufacturers’ titles, unless something extraordinary should happen during the two final bouts…

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Ekstrom extends Championship lead after penultimate round at DTM Spielberg

  Last weekend’s DTM race at Spielberg’s Red Bull Ring saw Audi drivers take control of the opening and main races, which were won by Championship leader Mattias Ekstrom and Rene Rast. The penultimate round, prior to the finale in Hockenheim, was an exciting one for Ekstrom , who’s on the verge of the Drivers’ title. Although it was only the Swede’s first win this season, Ekstrom managed to stay consistent through the season to extend his lead to 28 points, going into the final two races.

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Merceedes-AMG dominate DTM Nurburgring rounds

  Over the weekend, the DTM Nurburgring saw Mercedes-AMG snatch the wins thanks to efforts from Lucas Auer and Robert Wickens. Auer took the opening race win, while Wickens captured the main race win. The opening race ran in heavy downpour, with the track dried out until the halfway point of the race.

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DTM Zandvoort: Glock takes opening race, Wittmann disqualified in main race

The DTM Zandvoort round last weekend saw BMW’s Timo Glock win the opening race, his first of the season, and led a BMW 1-2-3 finish. While Glock dominated race 1, twice DTM Champion Marco Wittmann conquered the second race to make an all-BMW race weekend. However, Wittmann was disqualified for an infringement.

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DTM returns to action at Zandvoort for Rounds 11 and 12

  The DTM gets back into action after a long break at Zandvoort in the Netherlands, this weekend. At the break following the race of Moscow, Audi DTM squad lead the standings, with nine wins to date.

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Q & A with 2005 DTM Champion Gary Paffett

  With Mercedes DTM exiting the DTM by 2018, we take a look at their Champion. team captain and one of the most illustrious drivers, Gary Paffett. Paffett has been a driver with Mercedes DTM since 2003, when he started out with Team Rosberg.

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DTM hits half-way mark with Ekstrom in the lead after Moscow race

  The DTM Race of Russia on the streets of Moscow saw Rene Rast and Maro Engel take the wins for Rounds 9 and 10. Rast, in his first ever appearance at the Moscow Raceway, converted his pole position into a commanding race win, his second victory in the DTM.

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