Audi motorist Jamie Green gives himself a gift

Posted on 15. Jun, 2013 by in Audi Canada

Green in his Red Bull Audi RS 5 DTM showed a conspicuous opening right in a morning, pushing a fastest path in giveaway practice. In a afternoon, he managed to conflict his approach into a essential subordinate shred for a initial time given switching to Audi and cumulative position 3 on a grid with a clever path in Q4. “The initial 3 races with Audi weren’t optimal for me,” pronounced Green. “I had to get used to a automobile and a group first. But now I’m back. This morning, we was a quickest and now in subordinate a fastest Audi driver.  I’m happy and anticipating to finish on a lectern tomorrow. Mercedes was really clever currently though they were really clever here final year as well.”

A sum of 4 Audi drivers will be starting a competition from a initial 4 rows on Sunday. The runner-up in a standings, Mike Rockenfeller (Schaeffler Audi RS 5 DTM/Audi Sport Team Phoenix), will start alongside front curtain Bruno Spengler from a third row. Adrien Tambay (Audi ultra RS 5 DTM) und Edoardo Mortara (Playboy Audi RS 5 DTM/Audi Sport Team Rosberg) are pity a fourth row.  

Mortara’s team-mate Filipe Albuquerque (Audi Financial Services RS 5 DTM) achieved a thirteenth-fastest time though is relocating adult to position twelve since BMW motorist Augusto Farfus perceived a five-position grid chastisement due to a defilement in giveaway practice. Miguel Molina (Audi RS 5 DTM) was struck by vital misfortune: The Spaniard achieved a ninth-best time in Q1 though due to a technical problem on a driveline was incompetent to attend in Q2 and will therefore start from position 16.

Qualifying finished in beating for Timo Scheider (AUTO TEST Audi RS 5 DTM) and Mattias Ekström (Red Bull Audi RS 5 DTM): Both two-time DTM Champions, in 17th and 18th place respectively, were separated right in Q1.

“Today, we’ve seen how fast a tables can turn,” commented Dieter Gass, Head of DTM during Audi Sport. “BMW many recently was regarded as widespread and unexpected Mercedes is really clever here – generally in zone one. We’re not unfortunate with 4 RS 5 DTM cars in a tip eight, nonetheless a opening to a front runners is scarcely vast deliberation what a gaps typically are in a DTM. I’m anticipating for this to change tomorrow. It’s good that a display by a ‘birthday child’ Jamie Green was on a symbol for a initial time currently with honour to what we approaching of him. And Mike Rockenfeller, a motorist with a top points score, has got a decent starting bottom with position 6 on a grid as well.”

Fans around a universe can watch a fourth DTM competition of a year live on a DTM’s new YouTube channel during www.youtube.com/dtmint. 39 TV channels in sum atmosphere live DTM coverage in 141 countries. In Germany, ARD will start to promote live from a Lausitzring on “Das Erste” during 13:15.

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