DTM http://www.racer.com/more/dtm Fri, 06 May 2016 11:56:48 -0700 en-gb DTM: Audi leads Hockenheim practice with Mortara http://www.racer.com/more/dtm/item/129204-audi-leads-dtm-practice-with-mortara http://www.racer.com/more/dtm/item/129204-audi-leads-dtm-practice-with-mortara DTM: Audi leads Hockenheim practice with Mortara

Edoardo Mortara led Jamie Green in an Audi one-two as the 2016 DTM season commenced with opening practice at Hockenheim on Friday afternoon. Mortara had a half-second margin over the field with his 1...

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DTM Fri, 06 May 2016 14:30:13 -0700
DTM: Green surprised by concessions granted BMW http://www.racer.com/more/dtm/item/129188-green-surprised-dtm-gave-bmw-concessions http://www.racer.com/more/dtm/item/129188-green-surprised-dtm-gave-bmw-concessions DTM: Green surprised by concessions granted BMW

Audi driver Jamie Green admits he was somewhat surprised BMW was granted a performance concession for the 2016 DTM season. Green finished second in the standings last year to Mercedes' Pascal Wehrlei...

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DTM Fri, 06 May 2016 07:32:05 -0700
DTM: Da Costa feels ready for title push http://www.racer.com/more/dtm/item/129069-da-costa-feels-ready-for-dtm-title-push http://www.racer.com/more/dtm/item/129069-da-costa-feels-ready-for-dtm-title-push DTM: Da Costa feels ready for title push

Antonio Felix da Costa believes he is ready to mount a DTM championship challenge in 2016 for BMW. The Portuguese driver is preparing for his third season in the series with the Bavarian marque since...

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DTM Mon, 02 May 2016 14:30:13 -0700
DTM: New design causing Mercedes problems http://www.racer.com/more/dtm/item/128760-new-dtm-design-causing-mercedes-problems http://www.racer.com/more/dtm/item/128760-new-dtm-design-causing-mercedes-problems DTM: New design causing Mercedes problems

Mercedes' new C63 DTM car for 2016 provides more problems than the scope to make gains, its boss Ulrich Fritz admits. The series' technical regulations are currently frozen as part of cost control me...

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DTM Mon, 25 Apr 2016 14:30:08 -0700
DTM: DRS usage altered to avoid 'trains' http://www.racer.com/more/dtm/item/128484-drs-usage-altered-to-avoid-trains http://www.racer.com/more/dtm/item/128484-drs-usage-altered-to-avoid-trains DTM: DRS usage altered to avoid

DRS usage in the DTM this year will be defined by the number of laps in a race, and the length of the circuit. In a bid to avoid "DRS trains" of cars using the system to stay in touch and/or defend, ...

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DTM Tue, 19 Apr 2016 14:30:11 -0700
DTM: New performance-weight system revealed http://www.racer.com/more/dtm/item/128232-dtm-outlines-new-performance-weight-system http://www.racer.com/more/dtm/item/128232-dtm-outlines-new-performance-weight-system DTM: New performance-weight system revealed

The DTM has outlined how its revamped performance-weight system will work in 2016. A move away from the controversial 2015 system was announced last week, along with a performance concession for BMW ...

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DTM Thu, 14 Apr 2016 17:00:10 -0700
DTM: Rockenfeller tops Audi 1-2-3 as test ends http://www.racer.com/more/dtm/item/128054-rockenfeller-tops-audi-1-2-3-as-dtm-test-ends http://www.racer.com/more/dtm/item/128054-rockenfeller-tops-audi-1-2-3-as-dtm-test-ends DTM: Rockenfeller tops Audi 1-2-3 as test ends

Mike Rockenfeller led the way on the final day of DTM pre-season testing, as Audi swept the top three places at Hockenheim. The 2013 champion set the pace on Friday with a 1m33.197s lap set in the mo...

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DTM Fri, 08 Apr 2016 15:00:12 -0700
DTM: BMW granted performance break http://www.racer.com/more/dtm/item/128042-bmw-granted-dtm-performance-break http://www.racer.com/more/dtm/item/128042-bmw-granted-dtm-performance-break DTM: BMW granted performance break

BMW has been granted performance concessions for the 2016 DTM season, with the series' performance weight and DRS regulations also tweaked. Although it invariably struggled last season with its M4, B...

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DTM Fri, 08 Apr 2016 10:00:19 -0700
DTM: Ekstrom puts Audi on top in test http://www.racer.com/more/dtm/item/128019-ekstrom-puts-audi-on-top-in-dtm-test http://www.racer.com/more/dtm/item/128019-ekstrom-puts-audi-on-top-in-dtm-test DTM: Ekstrom puts Audi on top in test

Audi's Mattias Ekstrom ended BMW's stronghold on the DTM pre-season test at Hockenheim. BMW drivers Augusto Farfus and Tom Blomqvist had topped the first two days of the only official running before ...

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DTM Thu, 07 Apr 2016 15:00:14 -0700
DTM: BMW fastest again with Blomqvist in testing http://www.racer.com/more/dtm/item/127986-bmw-fastest-again-with-blomqvist-in-testing http://www.racer.com/more/dtm/item/127986-bmw-fastest-again-with-blomqvist-in-testing DTM: BMW fastest again with Blomqvist in testing

Tom Blomqvist kept BMW on top on the second day of pre-season DTM testing at Hockenheim on Wednesday. The Briton's lap of 1m33.214s in the afternoon was a tenth up on the 1m33.330s that Audi driver M...

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DTM Wed, 06 Apr 2016 15:00:13 -0700