Audi completes motorist choice for 2013 DTM

Posted on 04. Feb, 2013 by in Audi Canada

“I’m assured that in 2013 we’ll be on a grid with an intensely clever choice – maybe a strongest one ever given Audi started competing in a DTM,” says Head of Audi Motorsport Dr. Wolfgang Ullrich. While Rahel Frey is withdrawal a DTM to continue her career with Audi in GT racing, Miguel Molina will be starting his fourth DTM year with Audi.

From this deteriorate onwards, a DTM has new regulations: As a competition weekends are being condensed to dual days, a drivers will have reduction time in a destiny to ready for subordinate and a race. “Finding a ideal set-up in an intensely brief space of time will be crucial, so knowledge is value a weight in gold,” says Ullrich. “Therefore, we motionless not to confederate a DTM rookie and to run with a proven squad. I’d like to unequivocally appreciate Rahel for her clever performances and her joining in a DTM. She was a profitable further to a DTM with her demeanour and intrepidity and will really continue this approach in her destiny commitments for Audi.”

Despite their considerable best outlines in terms of races and victories a Audi choice has an normal age of only 28 years. The two-time DTM Champions Mattias Ekström and Timo Scheider are spearheading a patrol around new signing Jamie Green as ‘old hands.’ Adrien Tambay and Miguel Molina, aged 21 and 23, respectively, are youngsters. Le Mans leader Mike Rockenfeller, Race of Champions leader Filipe Albuquerque and a two-time deteriorate leader Edoardo Mortara finish a team.

The new deteriorate will start during Hockenheim on May 5, followed by 9 rounds, including a DTM premiere during Moscow, until a culmination on Oct 20.

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