Edoardo Mortara has secured his first ever DTM pole for the fourth round at the Red Bull Ring, Austria. It was Audi’s Mattias Ekstrom who laid down the first time of 1:27.173. The top four were to shift around in the first few minutes when Mortara nailed a 1:26.179 to top the list. Continue reading ‘Edoardo Mortara scores maiden DTM pole in Austria’
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It was another Audi A5 DTM at the front with Filipe Albuquerque topping the chart. Albuquerque hit a 1:25.654 on the the 2.6 mile circuit which bested Rockenfeller’s time of 1:27.271 yesterday by 1.6 seconds. Continue reading ‘Audi’s Albuquerque fastest in second free practice from the Red Bull Ring’
Audi DTM’s Mike Rockenfeller topped the charts at the first practice session from the Red Bull Ring. With a 1:27.271, “Rocky” was not only the fastest but he also laid down the most laps. Continue reading ‘Audi’s Rockenfeller sets fastest time at DTM Red Bull Ring’
It would have been indeed difficult to find a better place for the first victory in SWRC. The Red Bull SKODA team won the legendary Acropolis Rally, one of the most difficult events in the rallying calendar. The season’s fourth event saw Juho Hanninen win after putting in a brilliant performance – a combination of speed, patience and cool-headedness. Continue reading ‘Hanninen, Red Bull SKODA Team win Acropolis Rally’
Audi is regarded as Austria’s most successful premium brand – and on the DTM’s return to the newly opened Red Bull Ring at Spielberg the front row is firmly in Audi’s hands. No less than four Audi A4 DTM cars are starting into the race from the top five grid positions on Sunday (live broadcast starting at 1:45 p.m. – local time – on “das Erste”). Continue reading ‘DTM: Audi’s Martin Tomczyk score first pole at the Red Bull Ring’
With a market share of 5.5 percent (2010) Audi is the most successful premium brand in Austria. Head of Audi Motorsport Dr. Wolfgang Ullrich was born in Vienna. The two-time DTM champion Timo Scheider lives in Austria. And in Red Bull Audi Sport has a strong Austrian partner. These are four good reasons for Audi to shine at the DTM’s grand Austrian comeback at the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg on June 5. Continue reading ‘DTM: Audi returns to Austria and to the Red Bull Ring’
Only three weeks to go before the first round at the Hockenheimring Baden-Württemberg on May 1st. This weekend, fans were treated to an eagerly awaited appetizer of the 2011 DTM during the big pre-season launch in Wiesbaden. According to ITR chairman Hans Werner Aufrecht, the upcoming season could well become one of the most thrilling in the DTM’s long history: “I am really curious for this season. After all, with BMW coming in as a new manufacturer from 2012, all the teams will be reduced from currently nine to only six drivers. This means a very tough battle and, as a result, thrilling motorsport action for the spectators.” Continue reading ‘New drivers, new partners and a new track for DTM 2011′