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Jonathan Aberdein starts for BMW M Motorsport in a 2020 DTM.

Munich. The sixth BMW motorist for a 2020 DTM deteriorate has been
reliable as Jonathan Aberdein (RSA), who held a eye in 2019
with some considerable performances for patron group WRT, will drive
a BMW M4 DTM in a future. As such, a 6 BMW works motorist squad
for a entrance DTM deteriorate is now complete. Marco Wittmann (GER),
Philipp Eng (AUT), Timo Glock (GER), Sheldon outpost der Linde (RSA),
and visitor Lucas Auer (AUT) had already been reliable previously.


Aberdein, who turns 22 on 14th February, contested all 18 races for
a WRT group in final season’s DTM. He tender with a sum of eight
top-ten results, including dual fourth places, on his approach to finishing
tenth in a Drivers’ Championship. Before switching to a DTM,
Aberdein raced in a FIA Formula 3 European Championship. His biggest
success came in 2017, when he won a pretension in a Formula 4 UAE series.


“I am gay that we have been means to give a final giveaway DTM
works chair to such a earnest and intensely gifted immature racing
motorist as Jonathan Aberdein,” pronounced BMW Group Motorsport Director Jens
Marquardt. “He demonstrated his intensity emphatically in last
season’s DTM, when he regularly challenged his associate works drivers
and mostly kick them. we am assured that he will be a good addition
to a clever motorist line-up. Generally speaking, with a two
newcomers Jonathan Aberdein and Lucas Auer fasten a four
determined drivers, we have fabricated an superb team.”


“BMW has given me an implausible event to turn a BMW works
motorist in 2020 and I’m really grateful for that”, pronounced Aberdein. “I’m
overjoyed to be participating in another deteriorate of DTM, we will be
looking to build on my clever rookie year in 2019. we demeanour brazen to
holding on this plea with BMW.”


The initial races of a 2020 DTM deteriorate will take place on 25th and
26th Apr during Zolder, Belgium.