Tag: Audi RS 5 DTM

2018 Audi RS 5 DTM makes first public appearance at pre-season test in Vallelunga

  DTM Champions Audi DTM is currently in action at the pre-season test in Vallelunga, Italy. In 2017, Audi Sport finished the season with its most successful results of all time. In tests at Vallelunga, the new Audi RS 5 DTM now made its first public appearance.

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Audi RS 5 DTM all primed and ready for season-opener at Hockenheim

  The updated Audi RS 5 DTM is getting prepped to face the DTM season-opener at the Hockenheimring on 6 May. The team and its drivers are all eager to get back into action after a long break of more than 200 days.

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Audi pits three teams to challenge for 2017 DTM titles

  With three months away from the DTM season opener, Audi DTM has confirmed a three-team entry into the 2017 DTM Season. The four-ring marque is the only manufacturer in the German Touring Cars Championship to put three teams on the grid.

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Audi DTM squad prepare for pre-season test at Monteblanco

 Audi RS 5 DTM Test Car, Mattias Ekström, Jamie Green Two and a half months before the first race of the new DTM season, the winter break is over: Mattias Ekström and Jamie Green are performing important tests with the Audi RS 5 DTM at Monteblanco, Spain, this week.

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Audi DTM completes Young Driver Test program at Jerez

Audi DTM Young Driver Test 2015 Jerex_3 Just like rivals Mercedes DTM, Audi Sport followed in the footsteps to try out new, up and coming aspiring racers at last week’s trials in Jerez. Audi gave six young racers the opportunity-of-a-lifetime to test the RS 5 DTM at the Jerez de la Frontera track. The Audi RS 5 DTM is heralded as the most successful race car this season, thanks to ten victories in 18 races.

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Audi secures DTM Manufacturers’ title, courtesy of clean sweep

 2014-DTM-Hockenheim-Mattias-Ekstrom At the weekend’s DTM finale, Audi went all out to prove a point with a clean sweep of the podium spots, led by Ekstrom’s emphatic win. Ekstrom also achieved a consecutive victory in the process. Second and third places were team mates former Champion Mike Rockenfeller and Jamie Green. Ektrom and Rockenfeller jumped to second and third in the final Drivers standings’ tally, behind this year’s champion Marco Wittman.

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Wittman opens new DTM season with first ever victory at Hockenheim

  The DTM (Deutschen Tourenwagen Masters) season opener at Hockenheim saw BMW driver Marco Wittman score his first ever win in his 11th DTM start. Wittman’s victory was also Team RMG BMW’s 1st win and 60th DTM win for the Munich-based squad. Wittman secured the win on Sunday over the two Audi RS 5 DTMs of Mattias Ekstrom and Adrien Tambay. Prior to raceday, Tambay had captured his very first pole position. In all, six BMW M4 DTMs and four Audi RS 5 DTMs finished the race in the points. Mercedes-Benz’s best finisher was Pascal Wehrlein in eleventh, clearly depicting one of the worst season-opening races for the Three-point Star squads. (click, enlarge)

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DTM cars entertains crowd at Showcase prior to the series’ first appearance at Moscow Raceway

  2013 DTM Moscow Mike Rockenfeller demo on the streets of Moscow DTM cars last weekend rocked Moscow City two weeks before the first ever DTM appearance at the Moscow Raceway on 4 August.

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Mike Rockenfeller breaks Audi’s winless dreadlock at DTM Brands Hatch

 2013 DTM Brands Hatch Mike Rockenfeller Round 2 of the Deutschen Tourenwagen Masters (DTM) at Brands Hatch saw Mike Rockenfeller in the Audi RS 5 DTM break the four-ring marque’s winless dreadlock.

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