Audi Sport Team Abt Sportsline many recently won a DTM competition in Sep 2017, during a Red Bull Ring. It also noted a final feat scored by long-standing ABT motorist Mattias Ekström before stepping down. With a youngest motorist pairing of a 3 Audi bureau teams, a patrol done a new commencement that was now rewarded by a initial victory. “What a illusory feeling!” pronounced an generous Nico Müller.
“We worked really tough and prolonged for this. The guys some-more than merit this result. Today’s feat is good for Audi and ABT. Thank we for this superb car! The Audi RS 5 DTM was intensely clever here during Misano. To modify this into a widespread feat with a good start and a clever performance, generally after a tire change, is outstanding.”
On Saturday, Müller had fought from eighth on a grid to fifth during Misano. On Sunday, with a lightning-fast start, he softened from fourth to second position. On a 14th lap, a Swiss prisoner a lead when René Rast forsaken behind due to a puncture. Following his array stop, Müller, on a new set of tires, managed to increasingly lift transparent of his evident rivals.
Robin Frijns, for a initial time in his DTM career, started from a front quarrel and led a margin for 8 laps. Because a tires degraded, a Dutchman let Rast and Müller pass him before being overwhelmed by Loïc Duval and going into a spin. On a second set of tires, Frijns still fought behind to fourth position and set a fastest competition path in a process. On Saturday, a Dutchman had late due to a poor sensor while fibbing in fourth position.