“It’s a initial DTM weekend to underline a new format we’re all really vehement about and that we’re going to continue to intensively ready for in a successive 10 weeks,” says Dieter Gass, Project Leader DTM during Audi Sport. “More than ever before, well-practiced routines and ideal form on a day will be essential – and now not usually in one though in dual races per weekend.”
Audi will be a usually manufacturer to tackle a pretension follow with an unvaried motorist choice and has defended a allocation of drivers to a teams from final year as well: Mattias Ekström (S), Miguel Molina (E), Edoardo Mortara (I) and Adrien Tambay (F) will be competing in Audi Sport Team Abt Sportsline, Timo Scheider (D) and Mike Rockenfeller (D) in Audi Sport Team Phoenix, Jamie Green (GB) and Nico Müller (CH) in Audi Sport Team Rosberg. The 8 drivers total are bringing expertise gained in 608 DTM races to a project. They have motionless 38 DTM races in their preference to date and won 5 titles. Another one is to follow in 2015.
Ekström, Rockenfeller, Scheider association usually finished training together during a normal Audi Sport Winter Camp in a Allgäu. Now, a public and credentials of a 8 competition cars and final pre-season lane tests are on a agenda. Two exam cars will be used during Portimão (Portugal) from Mar 2 to 4. At a wheel: Mattias Ekström, Nico Müller and Mike Rockenfeller. The initial ‘new’ Audi RS 5 DTM sporting a 2015 outfit will be denounced by Audi Sport on Mar 19. The successive central DTM tests during Estoril (Portugal, Mar 25 to 27) will see a cars of Jamie Green, Miguel Molina, Mike Rockenfeller and Adrien Tambay on lane and a tests during Oschersleben (Germany, Apr 14 to 16) a RS 5 DTM cars of Mattias Ekström, Edoardo Mortara, Nico Müller and Timo Scheider.
For a initial time, a teams are convention a 8 competition cars for a 2015 deteriorate formed on final year’s monocoques and components during a new Competence Center Motorsport in Neuburg. It takes dual weeks to finish an RS 5 DTM that consists of some 4,000 parts. Following a tests during Estoril and Oschersleben, a teams will be holding over their competition cars to ready them in Kempten, Meuspath and Neustadt for a deteriorate opener during Hockenheim. Tickets for a ‘DTM 2015’ plan are accessible during www.audi-motorsport.com.
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