Quotes after a competition during Oschersleben

Posted on 15. Sep, 2013 by in Audi Canada

Dr. Wolfgang Ullrich (Head of Audi Motorsport): “Being means to honour all your drivers after a competition is not a common occurrence in a DTM. Today it’s been a case. Ever given we’ve been battling opposite BMW and Mercedes-Benz in a DTM no manufacturer has managed to measure points with 8 cars. And it’s been a very, unequivocally prolonged time that a code has had 8 cars in a tip 10 in a DTM race. We managed to do this currently during Oschersleben – and everybody during Audi Sport and in a 3 teams can be unapproachable of this.”

Dieter Gass (Head of DTM): “A illusory outcome for us to finish in a points with all 8 Audi cars. This has never happened before given we’ve been racing in a DTM with 3 manufacturers – and as a manufacturer we can usually dream of this. Mike (Rockenfeller) delivered a ideal opening nonetheless again. Furthermore, we showed a form of group congruity we’ve always been wishing for.”

Mike Rockenfeller (Schaeffler Audi RS 5 DTM), 2nd place
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“The second place feels good. For a brief moment, we was meditative that we competence be means to win. But it shortly became apparent that Augusto (Farfus) was a bit stronger than we. That’s since we took it easy on a automobile and brought second place home. These were critical points for a Championship again. A lectern in a DTM can’t be taken for granted. That’s since I’m enjoying a fact that I’ve perceived a prize here during Oschersleben.”

Jamie Green (Red Bull Audi RS 5 DTM), 3rd place
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“It’s good to be station on a lectern for a initial time in my new Audi racing suit. It’s good to have achieved this. Surely, we should be means to do improved than take third place. I’m happy about my improvement. My speed in a competition was unequivocally good. If we take that with us into a successive races we’ll have a probability to win.”

Filipe Albuquerque (Audi Financial Services RS 5 DTM), 4th place
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“I had a good start and a good speed in a race. Our second array stop wasn’t ideal though we had a good advantage. In a end, we had a tiny problem with a brakes and mislaid a lot of time. But I’ve finally scored my initial points of a season.”

Timo Scheider (AUTO TEST Audi RS 5 DTM), 5th place
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“Finally, a good competition again! we had a good automobile and dual good array stops. Unfortunately, we mislaid a lot of time behind Dirk Werner, who was arguably ostensible to cover Bruno Spengler. We substantially missed out on a position that way. But after a set-back of a past we can live unequivocally good with this result– we fought tough for it. A dream outcome for Audi: Eight Audi cars in a tip ten, we can be unequivocally happy today.”

Mattias Ekström (Red Bull Audi RS 5 DTM), 7th place
Tires: Standard/Standard/Option

“It was ideal entertainment. If we start from 13th place and finish in seventh that’s okay. More wasn’t possible. We can still be gratified with currently after things hadn’t been going so good in subordinate yesterday.”

Miguel Molina (Audi RS 5 DTM), 8th place
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“For me and Audi it was a good race. we had a initial good army on choice tires. But in a second army on customary tires we was lacking grip. We’ve had dual good races now; that’s certain for a final dual rounds in a Championship.”

Adrien Tambay (Audi ultra RS 5 DTM), 9th place
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“I had another good start and good initial laps and was means to pass Miguel (Molina) and Dirk Werner. we was happy with that. Afterward, we was struggling a bit with a car. It was formidable to drive. We’ve scored a few points again – for a third uninterrupted time. We’d like to continue like this.”

Edoardo Mortara (Playboy Audi RS 5 DTM), 10th place
Tires: Standard/Option/Standard

“It was a eager race. My start wasn’t perfect. We had a tiny problem with a clutch. The competition stroke and a gait were unequivocally good. we was quick on a choice tires and scored a indicate today. Considering that we started from position 17 and was a final automobile in spin one, things didn’t go too badly. I’m anticipating for an ceiling trend now. The speed is there and we now need a weekend but vital problems.”

Hans-Jürgen Abt (Team Director Audi Sport Team Abt Sportsline): “It’s been a good day for Audi. All cars in a points: that shows ideal teamwork. The competition offering a lot of torment and illusory overtaking maneuvers: A good competition Sunday.”

Ernst Moser (Team Director Audi Sport Team Phoenix):
“A glorious outcome for Audi! When we measure with all 8 cars that started we can usually honour everybody who’s had a partial in this, quite deliberation a formidable time we had here final year. I’m unequivocally gratified with positions dual and 8 by ‘Rocky’ (Mike Rockenfeller) and Miguel Molina as well. Continuing where we left off after a four-week mangle sends a clever vigilance to a rivals. ‘Rocky’ has now got a 33-point advantage in a standings and Miguel, too, has combined points to his tally, for himself and a team. In a group standings we’re in second place now, and we’re going to continue to conflict there as well.”  
    
Arno Zensen (Team Director Audi Sport Team Rosberg):
“A good competition for Audi with 8 cars in a tip ten. I’m happy for my whole patrol that did a glorious job. The plan was right as well. Filipe (Albuquerque) only hardly missed a lectern finish and if Edo (Mortara) wouldn’t have had to start so distant from a back some-more than tenth place would have been probable for him too since he was as quick as a successive leader some of a time. ‘Thank you’ to everybody.”

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