Miguel Molina clinches grid position 3 for Audi

Posted on 01. Jun, 2014 by in Audi Canada

Just like he did dual weeks ago during Oschersleben, a Spaniard from Audi Sport Team Abt Sportsline in his Audi Sport Audi RS 5 DTM showed a constrained opening again in Hungary on environment a fastest time in a morning’s giveaway practice. In a initial subordinate segment, a Audi motorist usually had to go out once and was so means to save a set of tires for Q3. In a end, ‘Magic’ Molina missed a front quarrel by merely 26 thousandths of a second.  

“I trust that’s all we had in a shiver today,” pronounced a Spaniard following a time follow on a 4.381-kilometer Hungaroring. “The BMW were really fast. But we did all right and have good chances of being in quarrel for feat tomorrow.”

His team-mate Adrien Tambay (Playboy Audi RS 5 DTM) in a third DTM subordinate eventuality of a year managed a jump into a tip 8 for a third time – notwithstanding a spin in Q1 and a cancelled path time in a third subordinate segment. The Swiss Nico Müller in a Audi Financial Services Audi RS 5 DTM will start a competition alongside a Frenchman from a fourth row. At his third DTM event, a rookie from Audi Sport Team Rosberg done it into a final subordinate shred for a initial time.

“Congratulations to Miguel (Molina), who is intensely clever this year and has not been disheartened by a set-back he suffered in a initial dual races. This clearly speaks for him,” pronounced Dieter Gass, Head of DTM during Audi Sport. “Adrien (Tambay) has shown another good opening too and a youngster Nico Müller done it into a tip 8 for a initial time. Obviously we’re not happy with a subordinate formula though. But a DTM always has surprises in store. We’re going to leave no mill unturned to uncover a good competition to a vast series of employees from a plant in Győr who are roving to a Hungaroring tomorrow.”

Jamie Green, a favourite who went unrewarded in a violent sleet competition during Oschersleben dual weeks ago, cumulative grid position 10 in a Hoffmann Group Audi RS 5 DTM. Mattias Ekström (Red Bull Audi RS 5 DTM) and Edoardo Mortara (Audi Sport Audi RS 5 DTM) are pity a sixth row.  

The dual drivers from Audi Sport Team Phoenix are confronting a vital challenge. Leader of a standings Mike Rockenfeller (Schaeffler Audi RS 5 DTM) and team-mate Timo Scheider (AUTO TEST Audi RS 5 DTM), like Molina, done it into Q2 on usually one set of tires though had to settle for grid positions 13 and 15 – on a lane on that overtaking is regarded as being quite difficult.

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